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Groff resigns as Texas A&M AD

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August 24, 2002 Texas A&M athletic director Wally Groff, who also serves as chairman of the NCAA Division I baseball committee, is resigning his AD duties at the end of […]

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Astros add Gordon to bullpen

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By Jim CallisAugust 22, 2002 Though the Astros have fallen five games behind the Cardinals in the National League Central and 6½ behind the Dodgers in the NL wild-card race, […]

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Everts Signs $2.5 Million Deal

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By Michael LevesqueAugust 21, 2002   MONTREAL–The Expos forged ahead with an eye toward the future–however uncertain that future might be–when they announced the signing of Houston high school righthander […]

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Stunning Year Ends For Stokes

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By Joe Bush August 21, 2002 Jason Stokes Kane County first baseman Jason Stokes played his 97th and final game of the2002 season Monday and will soon undergo wrist surgery. […]

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Mets swing Little deal for Bevis

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By Jim Callis August 20, 2002 It’s not often that a team can designate a journeyman outfielder for assignment, then trade him for a player featured in Baseball America’s Prospect […]

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Reds make late push, add Estes

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By Jim Callis August 15, 2002 Shortly after suffering their fifth straight loss and dropping nine games behind the Dodgers in the National League wild-card chase, the Mets traded Shawn […]

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Hennessey’s tumor grows back

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By Jeff FletcherAugust 13, 2002 SAN FRANCISCO–Giants pitching prospect Brad Hennessey was expected to undergo a second operation to have a tumor removed from his back, causing deep concern among […]

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Rockies’ Francis Injured In Game

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By Bill BallewAugust 11, 2002 ASHEVILLE, N.C.–Colorado Rockies first-round pick Jeff Francis spent Friday night at Mission St. Joseph’s Health System hospital after being struck on the left side of […]

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Rochester GM sleeps in tent

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By Blair LovernAugust 7, 2002 Rule No. 1 when you are the general manager of a minor league baseball team and you’re pitching a tent under which to sleep, after […]

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Levinski to have MRI in Florida

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By Mike BerardinoAugust 5, 2002 Class A righthander Don Levinski, making his final start before he was to join the Marlins organization, left in the second inning Saturday in Clinton, […]

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AFL announces coaches

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August 2, 2002 The Arizona Fall League has announced its 2002 on-field staff for its 11th season, which begins Oct. 1. The newest class of managers and coaches includes nine […]

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Kazmir signs for $2.15 million

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By Richard JusticeAugust 1, 2002 Lefthander Scott Kazmir, the 15th overall selection in the June draft, agreed to a $2.15 million deal with the Mets on Wednesday. Kazmir, from Cy […]

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Howry changes Sox from White to Red

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By Jim Callis July 31, 2002 The Red Sox couldn’t find the starting pitcher they wanted before the trade deadline, but they did bolster their bullpen Wednesday afternoon. Boston acquired […]

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