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Major League Baseball: Melky Cabrera Receives His 2012 World Series Ring Out of the Public Eye

Source: Sport Balla | May 14 2013, 10:10pm CDT | by Poch de la Rosa

Major League Baseball: Melky Cabrera Receives His 2012 World Series Ring Out of
Melky Cabrera of the Toronto Blue Jays received his 2012 World Series ring on Tuesday for his contributions to San Francisco last season amidst controversy on how his tenure with the Giants ended.
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Barry Bonds' conviction draws dubious reaction from appeals court

Sep 18 2014 8:22pm CDT | Source: Los Angeles Times Sports

A federal appeals court appeared skeptical of arguments Thursday that former San Francisco Giants slugger Barry Bonds obstructed justice by giving a long-winded, digressive answer in testimony to a federal grand jury ...
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Athletics change Triple-A affiliate to Nashville

Sep 18 2014 3:53pm CDT | Source: Sportsnet.ca

NASHVILLE — The Oakland Athletics moved their Triple-A minor league affiliate to Nashville on Thursday. The A’s and the Pacific Coast League’s Nashville Sounds announced Thursday they have agreed to terms on a four-year player development contract that runs through the 2018 season. The Sounds’ new stadium, First Tennessee Park, is scheduled to open next season. The A’s had been partnered with the PCL’s Sacramen ...
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Cue up Yello: Giants’ Matt Duffy has bats with Duffman on the knobs (video)

Sep 18 2014 12:18pm CDT | Source: Yardbarker: MLB

Given his name, it’s hardly surprising that San Francisco Giants rookie infielder Matt Duffy gravitated toward Duffman, the beloved, ego-maniacal, macho, beer-pushing corporate spokesman from “The Simpsons” when coming up with a way to identify himself, and more notably, his bats. That’s right, Duffy has Duffman emblazoned upon the knobs of his bats. Your browser […] The post Cue up Yello: Giants’ Matt Duffy has bats with Duffman on the knobs (video) appeared first on Sportress of ...
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Matt Duffy of the Giants Has Duffman on the Ends of His Bats

Sep 17 2014 10:16am CDT | Source: The Big Lead

These are Matt Duffy's bats, and I think @TylerKepner and @mercbrownie have a new favorite player. http://t.co/nnp18bcUav— Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) September 17, 2014 Matt Duffy, the San Francisco Giants infielder, has Duffman on the knobs of his bats. At just 23-years old, you have to wonder how Duffy became such a big fan of The Simpsons. Then again, he does play baseball for a living. He m ...
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Miller on Eli Manning: 'Shocked If He's Not a New York Giant Until He Retires'

Sep 17 2014 9:50am CDT | Source: Bleacher Report

The New York Giants' season has not started as planned, with the team losing both games thus far heading into Week 3. What needs to happen to get the multiple Giants off the hot seat? Should the Giants keep Eli Manning past this season? Watch as Adam Lefkoe and Bleacher Report NFL Analyst Matt Miller go in-depth in the video ...
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Jake Peavy Excited About Dodgers Series, Already Thinking About Dee Gordon While in the Shower

Sep 17 2014 9:01am CDT | Source: The Big Lead

I asked Peavy if he's amped for next start at LA: "I won't lie. I was just in the shower thinking about Dee Gordon." — Andrew Baggarly (@CSNBaggs) September 17, 2014 Three games separate the San Francisco Giants and Los Angeles Dodgers in the NL West. Last weekend the Dodgers took two out of three from the Giants in San Francisco. The teams start their final regular season series against each other on Monday. Jake Peavy, who is scheduled to start that game, is really look ...
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OH YEAH, Matt Duffy's "Duffman" bats

Sep 16 2014 10:45pm CDT | Source: SBNation

Gangly middle infielder's bat knobs say a lot of things. Matt Duffy is a supremely gangly infielder for the San Francisco Giants, and the 23-year-old is pretty obscure even as little-used middle infielders go. It's hard to know what Duffy's future holds -- he is an 18th-round draft pick playing in the majors after fewer than two full years in professional baseball, which is something, b ...
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Predicting San Francisco Giants’ 2014 MLB Playoffs Scenarios

Sep 16 2014 1:18pm CDT | Source: Rant Sports

The San Francisco Giants (82-68) had surged to the brink of taking over the NL West after an impressive 9-0 rout of the Los Angeles Dodgers (86-64) on Friday, but they have since been outscored 27-4 while dropping three straight games to fall four games back in the division. It’s Wild C ...
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