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Dodgers add depth with Houston

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By Jim CallisJuly 23, 2002 It’s still undetermined where Tyler Houston will fit into the Los Angeles lineup. But with the Dodgers in an offensive slump, averaging just 2.8 runs […]

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Lynx owner despairs in Ottawa

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By Tim PearrellJuly 18, 2002 Triple-A Ottawa owner Ray Pecor says he’s disappointed with the club’s attendance but will give fans a little longer to prove minor-league baseball is viable […]

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Radical changes considered for draft

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By Alan SchwarzJuly 18, 2002 According to a Players Association official, major changes to baseball’s player-development system could be arriving shortly. The institution of a worldwide draft, the spirit of […]

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Clement sets new HR mark

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By Jeff WebsterJuly 18, 2002 MASON CITY, Iowa–There was never any doubt. Marshalltown High’s Jeff Clement found a Brady Foster 0-1 curveball breaking in just the right place and crushed […]

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Padres ship Jimenez to White Sox

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By Jim CallisJuly 12, 2002 When the Padres acquired D’Angelo Jimenez from the Yankees in June 2001 for Jay Witasick, they thought they had found their shortstop of the present […]

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Hanrahan fires no-hitter

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July 8, 2002 Vero Beach righthander Joel Hanrahan tossed his second no-hitter of the season yesterday in a rain-shortened 5-1 win against the Brevard County Manatees. The game was called […]

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Montreal shockingly nabs Colon

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By Jim CallisJune 27, 2002 If Major League Baseball had its way, the Expos would have ceased to exist during the offseason. Yet on Thursday it was Montreal that bolstered […]

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Myers, Henson involved in brawl

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June 25, 2002 A Monday night game between Triple-A Columbus and Scranton-Wilkes/Barre–which the Red Barons won in a rout, 19-1–resulted in a fight involving two of the game’s top prospects, […]

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Expos burn their ties to Bridges

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By Jim CallisJune 25, 2002 Donnie Bridges was the first of eight Expos first-round picks in 1997, and entering 2001 he was considered Montreal’s best prospect. On Tuesday the Expos […]

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