Caputo and Fithian
Avila does have some power. His 162-game average as a major league player over 5-plus seasons is 16 home runs.
Justin Verlander- This is the second straight year Verlander has gone through a tough stretch at this time of the year.
In 81 games regular season and playoff games for Val d’Or in the Quebec Major Junior League, Mantha scored 81 goals.
The United States and Canada have met twice in the Olympics during the NHL era, each in the gold medal game.
Batting statistics mean little in spring training, and the fields are sun-baked and hard.
Andy Dirks – Dirks had an OPS well above .800 in 2012 and well below .800 in 2013.
Michigan State +6 vs. Ohio State: Spartans defense contains Braxton Miller enough; MSU offense just has to get to 21.
Despite being in his late 30s, Nathan still has superior stuff.
There is a groundswell for Tigers’ hitting coach Lloyd McClendon to replace Jim Leyland as manager.
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