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‘Dogs open with twinbill 4-2 sweep

DOGPILE!  Southern District representative Navarro Bulldogs celebrate their Region XIV Baseball Championship at Lufkin.  The fourth-ranked Bulldogs (43-15) will compete in the 2013 JUCO World Series at Grand Junction, Col., May 25-June 1.  (Courtesy Angelina College Sports Information)

By MIKE PHILLIPS / Corsicana Daily Sun What a day. A sun-drenched field, pinstripes, pickoffs and power pitching, back-handed plays at short and safety squeeze bunts that work, a coach named Whoa and the Catcher in the Rye on the ...

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Schiraldi named Anglers’ outstanding pitcher

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CHATHAM, Mass. – Even before leading his Chatham Anglers to a big win over the Yarmouth-Dennis Red Sox in the first game of their Round 1 playoff series, Lukas Schiraldi was having a good night. During pregame ceremonies, Schiraldi was ...

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Unbeaten Schiraldi wins 7th in Cape Cod League

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Unbeaten righthanded pitcher Calvin Schiraldi won his seventh game Monday with three-hit shutout ball through six innings as the Cape Cod League’s Eastern Division-leading Chatham Anglers shut out Falmouth, 8-0. Schiraldi, Region 14’s Top Pitcher from 2013 after a 10-0 ...

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Davis takes low-key approach for Derby

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He homered in the last four games before the All-Star break. He’s tied for the most home runs hit before the All-Star break in American League history with 37. He’s on pace for the first 60-home run season since 2001. ...

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Davis powers 37th homer before break

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BALTIMORE — With one final power surge before the All-Star Break, Chris Davis earned himself a place in baseball’s record book, and generated momentum for Monday’s Home Run Derby. Davis hit his 37th home run to tie the American League ...

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