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  1. Yucatan News: Arms and ExposRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | Yucatan Living

    Nearly 300 children, who live at Merida's center for the care of homeless children ) , were treated to not only a performance in the courtyard of the orphanage, but to an extended visit after the performance. It seemed like a dream to the children and they could not stop talking about it.

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  2. 'Let's Play 2' Every Year To Honor Ernie BanksRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... last scheduled single-admission doubleheader at Wrigley Field was July 4, 1983, a holiday Monday against the Montreal Expos. (The Cubs got swept .) Since then, doubleheaders at Wrigley have been played only as makeup dates for rainouts, with the ...

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  3. Rob Manfred says MLB could return to MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Sporting News

    "I think Montreal helped itself as a candidate for Major League Baseball with the Toronto games that they had up there last year," said Manfred, who took over on Sunday from Bed Selig, who held the job for 22 years. "It's hard to miss how many people showed up for those exhibition games.

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  4. Twins: Alex Meyer looks to another late-bloomer as inspirationRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | TwinCities

    ... hope. If I could have half that career ..." Johnson, who made his big-league debut in September 1988 with the Montreal Expos, went on to win 303 games and strike out nearly 5,000 batters in a 22-year career. At 6-foot-10, the left-handed Johnson is ...

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  5. Twinsights: Alex Meyer talks Randy Johnson, blooming lateRead the original story

    Sunday | TwinCities

    ... hope. If I could have half that career a " Johnson, who made his big-league debut in September 1988 with the Montreal Expos, went on to win 303 games and strike out nearly 5,000 batters in a 22-year career. At 6-foot-10, the left-handed Johnson is ...

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  6. Ted Lilly, ex-Blue Jay, charged with insurance fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | CBC News

    Ted Lilly who pitched for both the Blue Jays and the Expos among six teams in a 15-season Major League career, has been charged with insurance fraud in California. Former Major League Baseball player Ted Lilly has been charged in California with three felonies related to insurance fraud, according to a newspaper report.

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  7. Power atop MLB will be transferred this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 24 | USA Today

    ... are the partners that run the tournament, they've discovered how lucrative a partnership can be. Since the Montreal Expos made a soft landing in Washington, D.C., in 2005, no franchise has moved. More significantly, none has made even a serious ...

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  8. Impassioned Mayor Coderre pledges $11M to baseball infrastructureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | CTV

    An impassioned Mayor Denis Coderre pledged Friday to inject $11 million over three years into improving baseball facilities in Montreal. "My role is to be responsible and make sure that all those kinds who want to play have the capacity to play," said Coderre, who once served as Federal Minister for Sports.

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  9. How should Rays fans remember Bud Selig's legacy?Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | DRays Bay

    Me? I think Commissioner Bud is a phoenix, that cyclically regenerating bird of myth. That is, if instead of being consumed by glorious flames and then rising from the ashes, he instead suffocated under the weight of his own excrement only to rise again from a septic tank.

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  10. Ernie Banks hit extraordinarily well against the PadresRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... 16 games versus the Padres, fewer than he played against any other team. That stands to reason, since the Montreal Expos, who entered the National League the same year the Padres did, were in the same division as the Cubs. While those numbers are ...

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  11. Couple travels across the US to bring baseball back to MontrealRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | GlobalNews

    "I played for 10 years and it just represents everything in my family," explained Adry Laurin, a die-hard Montreal Expos fan. In fact, Laurin is such a fan, that she and her boyfriend Gabriel Morisette travelled over 20,000 kilometres, visiting all the Major League Baseball cities across the United States.

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  12. Martinez's Hall of Fame plaque to sport Sox capRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | Lowell Sun

    ... Jheri curls or not. And I would say 'Yes,' " Martinez said. Martinez won his first Cy Young Award with the Montreal Expos and the next two with the Red Sox, in 1999 and 2000, in one of the most dominant performances in baseball history. He pitched ...

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  13. Martineza s Hall plaque to have Red Sox cap, Smoltza s BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WWLP

    ... the Jheri curls or not. And I would say 'Yes,'" Martinez said. Martinez won his first Cy Young Award with the Montreal Expos and the next two with the Red Sox, in 1999 and 2000, in one of the most dominant performances in baseball history. He ...

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  14. Martinez's Hall plaque to have Red Sox cap, Smoltz's BravesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Washington Post

    ... the Jheri curls or not. And I would say 'Yes,'" Martinez said. Martinez won his first Cy Young Award with the Montreal Expos and the next two with the Red Sox, in 1999 and 2000, in one of the most dominant performances in baseball history. He ...

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  15. Why Blue Jays should pass on Dan Duquette: GriffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Toronto Star

    When Montreal Expos president Claude Brochu confronted then-GM Dan Duquette with rumours that the Red Sox were pursuing the New England native to be their own general manager in January 1994, Brochu informed him he was under contract and that he would not let him go. The response from Duquette, who had taken over the Expos from Dave Dombrowski in 1991, was that if he stayed his heart may not be in it and he would not be able to do the job to the best of his abilities.

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  16. Pedro Martinez to go into Hall of Fame with Red Sox logo on his plaqueRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | MassLive.com

    ... and 10.9 strikeouts per inning while pitching with the Sox from 1998-2004. He also spent four years with the Montreal Expos and New York Mets, two years with the Los Angeles Dodgers and his final year with the Philadelphia Phillies.

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  17. Dan Duquette ranked 17th best general manager in baseball historyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Maryland Gazette

    ... few seasons, Duquette is lauded in the accompanying blog post for his drafts and talent acquisition with the Montreal Expos (including Vladimir Guerrero, Pedro Martinez, and Cliff Floyd) and Boston Red Sox (Nomar Garciaparra, Jason Varitek , and ...

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  18. Pedro Martinez Will Have a Boston Red Sox Cap on His Hall of Fame PlaqueRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | Sports Media 101

    ... other four teams he played for during his 18 year career. The only other logical choice would have been the Montreal Expos - a franchise that no longer even exists, having moved to Washington and changed their name to the Nationals. Martinez ...

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  19. Tigers Boss Dave Dombrowski To Speak At Econ ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | WLNS-TV Lansing

    ... League Baseball. He began his career in 1979 with the Chicago White Sox. Dombrowski's next stop was with the Montreal Expos in 1985 where he was named Major League Executive of the Year in 1990. He was the first general manager of the Miami Marlins ...

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  20. Report says Paul Beeston staying on as Blue Jays president in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Toronto Star

    ... contract ended in October. Duquette, who has previously served as general manager of the Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos, has remained quiet on the issue. He was reportedly interested in the Jays' job, which would be a promotion, despite the fact ...

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