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  1. Wilson Ramos sees perseverance, hard work pay off with All-Star Game appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 11 | Washington Times

    ... million contract. Ramos and career minor leaguer Joe Testa were traded to the Nationals that July for reliever Matt Capps. "At the moment, I felt a little sad that I was leaving an organization that I have been with," Ramos said. "But at the same ...

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  2. Lasik surgery helped, but there was more to unlocking Wilson RamosRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 1 | CBS Local

    ... need of a closer, may not have known what they had in Ramos when they pulled the trigger on a deal to acquire Matt Capps, who had just made his first All-Star Game with 26 saves, from the Nationals. Capps would play two more seasons beyond 2010. ...

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  3. Kevin Jepsen Out As CloserRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | Twinkie Town

    ... As for Jepsen, he presumably will be banished to low leverage situations until he gets himself straightened out. Matt Capps 2.0? Sadly, it's starting to feel that way. J.T. Chargois, where art thou?

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  4. Kevin Jepsen: Twins AstronautRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 4, 2016 | Twinkie Town

    ... I've seen in my time watching the Twins, and that includes such luminaries as Mike Trombley, Jon Roach, & Matt Capps. Personally, I don't quite understand why Molitor keeps handing him the ball in the (few) save situations we do stumble across this ...

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  5. Can Matt Capps make a comeback with the Diamondbacks?Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | Venom Strikes

    Former All-Star closer Matt Capps is going through Diamondbacks camp as a spring invitee looking to make a longshot comeback. He has pitched in just one game so far, earning a save in a scoreless inning last Monday.

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  6. Why The Washington Nationals Have a Messy Catcher Situation Going ForwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2016 | Teddy Never Wins

    ... But much of the mess stems from Wilson Ramos' consistently below-average performance. The 2010 trade that sent Matt Capps and pitching prospect Jose Testa to the Twins for Ramos seemed like a steal at the time. In hindsight, it still is. Capps ...

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  7. Matt Capps will attempt his comeback with the DiamondbacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | MSNBC

    One-time All-Star reliever Matt Capps threw for teams earlier this month in the hopes of securing a minor-league contract to attempt a comeback and he looked decent enough to convince the Diamondbacks to sign him. Capps hasn't pitched in the majors since 2012 with the Twins and the 32-year-old right-hander logged a grand total of just 12 professional innings from 2013-2015 due to arm problems.

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  8. Matt Capps is making a comebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2016 | MSNBC

    Jon Morosi of FOXSports.com reports that former All-Star reliever Matt Capps is "attempting a comeback" and "throwing for teams" in the hopes of convincing one to sign him to a minor-league deal. Capps is still relatively young at 32, but he hasn't pitched in the majors since 2012 due to injuries and ineffectiveness.

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  9. Milone, Twins Avoid Arbitration, Agree to One-Year DealRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 15, 2016 | Twinkie Town

    ... na play against the Twins infrequently! TANGENTIAL IMPACT: Ramos used to catch for the Twins! They traded him for Matt Capps ! Turns out they really fucked that one up!

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  10. The Next 21 Things That Will Happen Because of the Wilson Ramos TradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | Twinkie Town

    jesse said i couldn't use a picture of matt capps because he doesn't like being sad - Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY Sports The trade of catcher Wilson Ramos (and Joe Testa , lest we forget) to the Washington Nationals for pitcher Matt Capps has affected ...

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  11. What has Happened Since the Twins Last Won 81 Games?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2015 | KXXR-FM Minneapolis

    ... on Sept. 6, 2010. The Twins defeated the Royals by a 5-4 margin at Target Field. Jeff Manship got the win, Matt Capps the save and the Royals - under the direction of a man in his first year at the helm of the team named Ned Yost - fell to 57-80, ...

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