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  1. Rick Ankiel describes dealing with anxiety of pitchingRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | ABC News

    Former major leaguer Rick Ankiel said Monday that he drank vodka before his first two starts of the 2001 season for the St. Louis Cardinals , which came after his meltdown in the 2000 playoffs when he became the first major league pitcher to throw five wild pitches in one inning since 1890. Ankiel made his comments to 590 The Fan while discussing his upcoming book, "The Phenomenon: Pressure, the Yips, and the Pitch that Changed My Life," co-written with sports writer Tim Brown.

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  2. Yankees Dynasty: Remembering An Almost Forgotten TeamRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Yanks Go Yard

    ... a half games up on the second-place Orioles. They had the second-best record in the major leagues behind the Montreal Expos. Most were projecting the Yankees as favorites to win the World Series. That same day was also the day the players went on ...

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  3. Washington Nationals: Dusty Baker Looking To Avoid Contract DistractionRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Teddy Never Wins

    On Sunday, Washington Nationals manager Dusty Baker talked about he would like to get a contract extension done sooner rather than later. At Washington Nationals spring training on Sunday afternoon, manager Dusty Baker made some comments regarding his contract status.

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  4. Samson Says Multiple Groups Interested in MarlinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | News Max

    ... there is no MLB rule prohibiting and owner from simultaneously serving as an ambassador. Loria, the former Montreal Expos owner, bought the Marlins for $158.5 million in 2002 from John Henry, now part of the Boston Red Sox ownership group. Samson ...

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  5. Braves' Phillips happy to be traded back homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    ... who played with the Expos that are still playing now." Actually Phillips, now 35, never made it up to the Montreal Expos, who became the Washington Nationals in 2005. On June 7, 2002, the Expos traded Phillips, Grady Sizemore, Cliff Lee and Lee ...

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  6. Kushner Family Says Jeffrey Loria Becoming Ambassador Would Halt Marlins SaleRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Oak Ridge Observer

    ... to that, for me, is just noise", Mattingly said. It's the same with this ballclub. He previously owned the Montreal Expos but effectively sold the team to the league, and then bought the Marlins from John Henry, who later purchased the Red Sox. "It ...

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  7. All-Time Top 100 Marlins: #36 Mike RedmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Fish Stripes

    ... he singled in the fifth and hit a two-out bases clearing-double in the sixth inning as the Marlins handed the Montreal Expos a 9-3 loss. He would collect multiple hits in 19 of his 74 starts. Year 2000 would see Redmond split time behind the plate ...

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  8. Jeffrey Loria, Trump and Orioles-Marlins-Nationals connectionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Sports Media 101

    ... $12 million he used to get into the Major League Baseball owner's club when he bought into the beleaguered Montreal Expos in 1999. That was a cheaper admission ticket than the $173 million he nearly spent in 1993 to become owner of the Baltimore ...

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  9. Kushners won't buy Marlins if current owner becomes France envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Times of Israel

    ... team and would love to buy the Marlins at another time." Loria, a Jewish art dealer from New York, owned the Montreal Expos (now the Washington Nationals) in the early 2000s. He purchased the Marlins in 2003 and the team went on to win the World ...

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  10. Baseball team owner may be next US Ambassador to FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Arutz Sheva Israel News

    ... team and would love to buy the Marlins at another time." Loria, a Jewish art dealer from New York, owned the Montreal Expos (now the Washington Nationals) in the early 2000s. He purchased the Marlins in 2003 and the team went on to win the World ...

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  11. Trump friends and donors jockey for ambassadorships as Miami Marlins...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Canada.com

    ... of millions in public funding for a new stadium. He went from being a New York art dealer to the owner of the Montreal Expos in the early 2000s, then sold that team, which became the Washington Nationals, in a multiparty transaction that eventually ...

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  12. Kushner's family says it won't buy Marlins if Loria becomes ambassador to FranceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... of millions in public funding for a new stadium. He went from being a New York art dealer to the owner of the Montreal Expos in the early 2000s, then sold that team, which became the Washington Nationals, in a multiparty transaction that eventually ...

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  13. Man who broke Expos' fans heart Trump's man in France?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The London Free Press

    And that was one of the more flattering descriptions of former Montreal Expos owner Jeffrey Loria, 76, who many fans blame for the team moving to Washington. In the chubby art dealer's wake, he left a lot of broken hearts who long for the day when MLB returns.

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  14. Flu-Like Symptoms: The Profitability Canard by Rob MainsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Baseball Prospectus

    ... the $158 million purchase price. That's kind of bogus. Loria, you'll recall, was the majority owner of the Montreal Expos. The National League bought the Expos from him in 2002 for $120 million at the same time he bought the Marlins. So he really ...

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  15. Trump, Jeffrey Loria and the Orioles-Marlins-Nats connectionRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 16 | Washington Times

    According to a report in Forbes, Loria - who reportedly is in line for an ambassadorship to France - has a deal to sell the franchise to a group that includes relatives of President Donald Trump for $1.6 billion. That's a pretty good return on the $12 million he used to get into the Major League Baseball owner's club when he bought into the beleaguered Montreal Expos in 1999.

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  16. Hyde: Sacre bleu! Jeffrey Loria up for French ambassador? | CommentaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 15 | The Orlando Sentinel

    ... Loria, of course, would be the big winner here if he sells. He invested $18 million to get a slice of the Montreal Expos . He leveraged into getting the Marlins for $158 million. He's en route to selling the Marlins for possibly $1.6 billion. There ...

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  17. Bartolo Colon could very well outlast all the players he was traded for in 2002Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | CBS Sports

    On Sunday, the reigning American League champion Cleveland Indians became one of the first teams to open spring training. Between going to Game 7 of the 2016 World Series and the early 2017 report date, the Indians had baseball's shortest offseason this year.

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  18. Cleveland Indians bring back Grady SizemoreRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | UPI

    ... former three-time All-Star was hired by his former ball club Tuesday as an advisor to player development. The Montreal Expos originally drafted Sizemore in the third round of the 2000 amateur draft before flipping him to the Indians in 2002. The ...

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  19. Grady Sizemore returns to Cleveland Indians as player development advisor Read StoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 14 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    He won't be roaming the centerfield grass, but he'll be a player development advisor, the team announced Tuesday. Sizemore was drafted by the Montreal Expos in the third round before he was traded to Cleveland for Bartolo Colon and Tim Drew.

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  20. Miami Marlins: A new chapterRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | Isportsweb.com

    ... he spent just $158 million to buy in 2002. It was only a matter of time before the owner, who nearly made the Montreal Expos fold in 2001 and eventually relocate to Washington, D.C., in 2004, would sink the Marlins to near irrelevancy. After winning ...

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