A Contrarian View of the NL Central

By Chris Rewers on Thursday, March 31, 2011

I remember fondly throughout my childhood the February day in which my father would bring home a stack of baseball preview magazines.

I would devour those things and have continued the practice into adulthood. All of that reading material has helped me get through those final few weeks without baseball, but I learned long ago that such publications should not be believed as gospel.

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A Starlin is Born

By Chris Rewers on Friday, May 7, 2010

Desperate times call for dramatic measures.

Jim Hendry responded to the Cubs' listless three-game sweep at the hands of Pittsburgh with a bold move, calling up 20-year-old shortstopStarlin Castro from Class Double-A Tennessee on Friday.

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Sincerely, JCB

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