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  1. Cubs' Kyle Schwarber has carefree day in return to outfieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 25 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... first on Baez's double to right in the fifth, after Justin Ruggiano's throw to second got away. Baez and Munenori Kawasaki turned a couple of nice double plays. And first baseman Chris Dominguez forgot to cover first on a grounder to second. "No ...

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  2. Oh, My DreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | Lookout Landing

    ... and perhaps Edgar and Ichiro. You have fallen in love with the role players like Franklin Gutierrez , Munenori Kawasaki, and JesAos Sucre. You get an essential part of baseball's appeal: the warm summer nights spent lounging in the bleachers and the ...

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  3. Gimmicks to return to Cubs' workoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | Chicago Tribune

    ... field while wearing a tie-dye T-shirt to slugger Anthony Rizzo playing the keyboards to infielder Munenori Kawasaki performing karaoke. "We already have something planned for the first day that you might not want to miss," Maddon said in regards to ...

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  4. The Blue Jays' Biggest Business BlunderRead the original story

    Friday Feb 3 | Sports Media 101

    ... very least, they are experienced baseball players that can serve as good depth for the organization (think Munenori Kawasaki ) with potential to become a superstar (think Yu Darvish ). However, a more realistic Tags: Ah-Seop Son , Analysis , Aroldis ...

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  5. The Blue Jays' Biggest Business BlunderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | Jays Journal

    ... very least, they are experienced baseball players that can serve as good depth for the organization (think Munenori Kawasaki ) with potential to become a superstar (think Yu Darvish ). However, a more realistic expectation is for Asian players to ...

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  6. Cubs invite Henderson, Kawasaki to big league campRead the original story

    Jan 28, 2017 | Boston Herald

    Relief pitcher Jim Henderson and infielder Munenori Kawasaki are among the 24 non-roster players invited to the Chicago Cubs' big league camp for spring training. Henderson went 2-2 with a 4.11 ERA in 44 appearances with the New York Mets last year.

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  7. Kawasaki among Cubs' 24 spring NRIsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 27, 2017 | Major League Baseball

    The Cubs announced Friday that they have invited 24 non-roster players to Major League Spring Training, which begins in less than three weeks. Five infielders -- Chris Dominguez , Ian Happ, Munenori Kawasaki , Jemile Weeks and Chesny Young -- and catchers Carlos Corporan and Taylor Davis were also invited, along with outfielders John Andreoli, Eloy Jimenez and Mark Zagunis.

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  8. Kawasaki vows to play for Cubs this seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 19, 2017 | The Japan Times

    Infielder Munenori Kawasaki posted on his official blog Thursday that he will play with the Chicago Cubs again this season. "I will play with all my heart and really want to enjoy baseball again," said Kawasaki, who is expected to be on a minor league contract.

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  9. The Cubs are close to re-signing Munenori KawasakiRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 3, 2017 | MSNBC

    As far as signings go this is about as minor as it gets, but the player in question is fun, so that's worth noting. Sports Hochi reports that the Cubs are close to re-signing Munenori Kawasaki to a minor league contract.

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  10. Sporcle: Twenty Home Runs As A Blue JayRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2016 | Bluebird Banter

    ... To get your brain "warmed up", here's the list of Blue Jays who hit exactly one home run during this span: Munenori Kawasaki , Royce Clayton , Ben Revere , David Eckstein , Mark Hendrickson , John Mayberry, Yorvit Torrealba , Jimmy Paredes , Jeremy ...

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  11. Scouting the Minors Pitch by Pitch: PowerRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 13, 2016 | The Hardball Times

    ... Davis had by far and away the most power of any hitters in Triple-A recorded since 2011, with guys like Munenori Kawasaki, Dee Gordon, Billy Hamilton and Jarrod Dyson filling the opposite end of the spectrum. I say surprising because the correlation ...

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  12. Uehara parting ways with Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... Koji will have plenty of opportunities here (in the States)." Pieper also represents utility infielder Munenori Kawasaki and expressed disappointment that the fan favorite will be unable to secure a major league contract. "Somebody needs to step up ...

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  13. BayStars acquire pitcher Patton from CubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 23, 2016 | The Japan Times

    ... Iowa, where he was a teammate of former Hanshin Tigers outfielder Matt Murton and utility infielder Munenori Kawasaki. In 35 appearances for Iowa, Patton saved 11 games, while striking out 59 and walking 15 over 36 innings. BayStars bullpen ace ...

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  14. Kawasaki glad to experience Cubs' long-awaited title triumph from benchRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2016 | The Japan Times

    The Chicago Cubs' first World Series championship in 108 years was also a triumph for minor league infielder Munenori Kawasaki. The 35-year-old Kawasaki joined Chicago, his first National League club on a minor league deal this year, but spent almost all of it at Triple-A Iowa, which proved to be a trial.

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  15. Cubs' Joe Maddon hopes Dave Martinez gets shot at Rockies manager jobRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2016 | Denver Post

    Munenori Kawasaki #66 of the Chicago Cubs talks with bench coach Dave Martinez in the sixth inning against the Cleveland Indians at Sloan Park on March 9, 2016 in Mesa, Arizona. Chicago Cubs bench coach Dave Martinez, one of many candidates for the Rockies' vacant managerial job, got a ringing endorsement from Cubs manager Joe Maddon on Sunday.

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  16. Ex-Blue Jay Kawasaki on old team: 'Why did Toronto lose? Don't have Kawa'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2016 | The London Free Press

    Munenori Kawasaki of the Chicago Cubs is interviewed during Media Day for the 2016 World Series at Progressive Field on Oct. 24, 2016 in Cleveland. CLEVELAND - Former Toronto Blue Jays utility man Munenori Kawasaki, once a Rogers Centre fan favourite, is playing the same jack-of-all-jokes bench role for the Chicago Cubs now.

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  17. Three Unorthodox Signings the A's should Consider this Off-SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2016 | Athletics Nation

    ... whom the A's might be able to acquire this offseason. Without further adoa If you've never heard of Munenori Kawasaki you're in for a treat. Kawasaki is a character in every sense of the word, one full of unabashed joy and candour. And here he is ...

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  18. Cubs waste strong John Lackey outing in 2-1 loss to AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2016 | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Championship Series. Dexter Fowler was stranded at second with no outs to end the first, and pinch-runner Munenori Kawasaki watched from second as Fowler and Kris Bryant struck out to end the eighth. The coup de grace occurred in the ninth when ...

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  19. Rondon activated from DL, Cubs call up 4 from Triple-ARead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 7, 2016 | Channel3000

    Right-hander Hector Rondon was activated from the disabled list and outfielder Albert Almora Jr. and infielder Munenori Kawasaki rejoined the Chicago Cubs from Triple-A Iowa. "I think we have enough guys right now - offense, defense, special teams.

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  20. For Almora, a bit of deja vu with callupRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 6, 2016 | Chicago Cubs

    ... You've got plenty of time to worry about stuff like that. I haven't dwelled anything on that." Infielder Munenori Kawasaki was called up from Iowa along with Almora, and he was asked what he'd been working on with the Minor League team. Kawasaki ...

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