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  1. Buffa: Kolten Wong will grow into one of Cardinals best second basemenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2015 | KSDK-TV Saint Louis

    ... MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals second baseman Kolten Wong (16) reacts after tagging out Chicago Cubs right fielder Mike Baxter (29) to end the fourth inning at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports Jun 20, 2015; Philadelphia, ...

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  2. How Aggressive Should the Cubs' be at the Deadline?Read the original story

    Jul 9, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... Some rumors suggest the Cubs could attempt to add a lefty outfielder meant to spell Fowler in center and replace Mike Baxter on the roster. A winning addict of the highest degree would expect Theo Epstein and Jed Hoyer to fill all of those needs at ...

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  3. Mets bring up a Nieuw faceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 6, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... Mets, as the rotatiing door of mediocre fourth outfielders keeps spinning. Is it just me or has this Nick Evans/Mike Baxter/Kirk Nieuwenhuis/Andrew Brown/Matt den Dekker/Zach Lutz/Collin Cowgill/Fred Lewis/Vinny Rotino/Jason Pridie and Darrell ...

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  4. Return of Jorge Soler Will Spark Chicago Cubs' Inconsistent OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2015 | Rant Sports

    ... lineup better. They no longer have to scramble to put together their outfield with the likes of Matt Szczur , Mike Baxter and Chris Denorfia . Nothing against any of those players, but they shouldn't be everyday pieces on a playoff contender. Soler ...

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  5. Magic gives way to preparation as Jonathan Herrera keys Cubs' winRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | ESPN

    ... playing." The Cubs bench is better than most people give it credit for. There's a reason 30 year-old Herrera, Mike Baxter and David Ross are in the majors instead of Arismendy Alcantara or other young players. They know how to handle the once-a-week ...

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  6. Cubs 6, Mets 1: Double SweepRead the original story

    Jul 2, 2015 | Bleed Cubbie Blue

    ... have; this was the first time deGrom had thrown more than 109 pitches all year. He was clearly tiring when both Mike Baxter and Chris Denorfia worked six-pitch at-bats off him before Herrera came to the plate, Baxter with a single and Denorfia with ...

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  7. Herrera leads Cubs over feeble Mets for season sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Northwest Herald

    The Cubs' Jonathan Herrera is greeted by Mike Baxter after hitting a two-run homer in the sixth inning Thursday against the Mets at Citi Field in New York. NEW YORK – By the time Jonathan Herrera and Miguel Montero homered, the Chicago Cubs didn't really need the extra runs.

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  8. Jake Arrieta strong as the Cubs sweep the Mets, 6-1Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Cubbies Crib

    ... a six-pitch walk and later advanced two bases on a Denorfia single to right-fielder, Curtis Granderson after Mike Baxter popped out to Daniel Murphy for the first out. Prior to today's game, the Mets (40-40) offense have had runners in scoring ...

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  9. Mets anemic offense, deGrom can't stop Cubs in 6-1 lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... in days. DeGrom got into a lot of long at-bats and was at 95 pitches after five innings. He gave up a single to Mike Baxter to start the inning and got Chris Denorfia to fly out. He was at 107 - close to his season high of 109 - when Herrera came ...

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  10. Mets swept by Cubs after 6-1 lossRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... allowing Castro to take the extra base. Anthony Rizzo then blooped a single to left, scoring Castro. Former Met Mike Baxter singled to center to lead off the sixth, and scored on Herrera's two-run homer with one out. Right fielder Granderson made a ...

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  11. The return of Mike Baxter to QueensRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 2, 2015 | Metsblog.com

    Former Mets outfielder and Queens native Mike Baxter , now with with the Cubs, keeps tabs on the Mets, but not by choice. Instead, because family and friends still live in the area, who are mostly Mets fans and they tell him what's going on with his former club, even if he doesn't need to know And, though he'll always cherish his time with the Mets, the team he grew up rooting for, he says he is thankful and fortunate to be playing an important role on a young Cubs team.

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  12. Mets vs. Cubs Recap: These are not the runs you're looking forRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... for the second and third outs of that inning. In the seventh, he recovered from letting up a two-out single to Mike Baxter (may he forever be praised) to strike out pinch hitter Miguel Montero. Bartolo left the game after that, but Bobby Parnell ...

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  13. Lester strong, but Cubs don't strike until 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Daily Herald

    ... to get back to second base. But redemption came when Starlin Castro beat out an infield hit to third base. After Mike Baxter walked, Miguel Montero singled home the insurance run. "It's a lot of magic," Castro told reporters in the clubhouse ...

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  14. Chicago Cubs score 2 in 11th, blank slumping Mets againRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | Daily Chronicle

    ... end we ended up getting the hits and that's why it's a good win. Our pitching's been fantastic," Cubs outfielder Mike Baxter said. The staggering Mets botched a suicide squeeze in the eighth and a double-play ball in the 11th during their latest ...

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  15. Cubs score 2 in 11th and blank slumping Mets again, 2-0Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Washington Times

    ... end we ended up getting the hits and that's why it's a good win. Our pitching's been fantastic," Cubs outfielder Mike Baxter said. The staggering Mets botched a suicide squeeze in the eighth and a double-play ball in the 11th during their latest ...

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  16. Mets fall to Cubs, 2-0, in 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | NorthJersey.com

    ... struck out eight. At one point Colon retired 14 consecutive batters retired, with the streak being snapped when Mike Baxter singled with two outs in the seventh inning. Colon then struck out Miguel Montero to end his night. "He pitched a terrific ...

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  17. Awful Mets shut out again, fall to Cubs in 11 inningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | New York Post

    ... Murphy's tag sliding into third base, Familia retired Castro on a broken-bat fly to shallow center and got Mike Baxter to ground out, keeping the game scoreless. Rizzo's leadoff double put the Mets in danger, but Familia struck out Kris Bryant ...

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  18. The Mets offense continues to be bad in 2-0 loss to CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | New York Daily News

    ... when Murphy fanned on the tag at third base. But Familia got Starlin Castro on a short fly ball to center and Mike Baxter on a groundout to shortstop. The Mets did nothing there either, going down in order against Hector Rondon. The Mets have scored ...

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  19. Mets blanked again, fall to Cubs in 11thRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | Newsday

    ... call was upheld. Familia didn't buckle, however. He induced Castro to fly out to short center and got former Met Mike Baxter to ground to short to send the scoreless game to the bottom of the ninth. Colon allowed three hits, walked one ...

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  20. DraftKings, FanDuel updates: Carlos Beltran, Michael Cuddyer on bench dealing with injuriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2015 | The Post-Standard

    ... the order as an interleague series at Comerica Park continies. Chris Coghlan starts in left for the Cubs, while Mike Baxter is in right. Chris Denorfia and Matt Szczur are Chicago's outfield bench options. ... David Ross starts again at catcher. ...

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