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  1. Chicago Cubs Flashback: Ron Santo a Hall of FamerRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | Cubbies Crib

    ... click' after a Cubs win. It started on June 22, 1969, the day Jim Hickman hit a two-run home run to beat the Montreal Expos. Santo ran down the third base line and clicked his heels three times. It has been said that manager Leo Durocher asked him ...

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  2. Random Box Score: July 26, 1997Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 26 | The Hardball Times

    ... for Eric Ludwick , T.J. Mathews , and Blake Stein . On July 26, 1997, the Houston Astros were hosting the Montreal Expos in the Astrodome for the third game of a four-game series. The Astros were in first place in the National League Central and ...

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  3. Past Pros Takes Show on the RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Sports Collectors Daily

    ... and Suites Plano East (700 E Central Parkway, Plano, TX), between 11 AM and 1 PM. Valentine, a favorite of Montreal Expos fans in the 1970s and early 80s, will appear along with seven-time all-star and batting champion Al Oliver, and former ...

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  4. The Latest Trailer For 'Spaceman' Is Proof It's A Must-Watch For Baseball Fans [VIDEO]Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | The Daily Caller

    The plot of the film, according to the YouTube description, is, "From the executive producer of 'Bull Durham' and 'White Men Can't Jump' comes SPACEMAN, the mostly-true story of former all-star MLB pitcher Bill 'Spaceman' Lee. In the twilight of a long career as one of baseball's all-time great eccentrics, Lee is cut from the Montreal Expos in 1982.

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  5. Alex Bregman another highly anticipated Astros debutRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 25 | Houston Chronicle

    The beloved "Toy Cannon" made his Colt 45s debut at 21, going 1 for 4 with a stolen base in a 2-0 home loss to the Pirates. The beloved "Toy Cannon" made his Colt 45s debut at 21, going 1 for 4 with a stolen base in a 2-0 home loss to the Pirates.

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  6. For Griffey and Piazza, both roads led to CooperstownRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 23 | Major League Baseball

    The Mariners made Ken Griffey Jr. the first overall pick in the 1987 Draft. The following year, the Dodgers selected Mike Piazza with the 1,390th pick, in the 62nd round.

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  7. Full-Length Trailer for Baseball Drama 'Spaceman' with Josh DuhamelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Firstshowing.net

    ... twilight of a long career as one of baseball's all-time great eccentrics, Lee (Josh Duhamel) is cut from the Montreal Expos in 1982. Though Lee finds himself blackballed by the rest of the league for his outspoken politics (his views being ...

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  8. The Canadian (and sort-of Canadian) who should be in baseball's Hall of FameRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | The Globe and Mail

    ... have once again been snubbed. Getting into the Hall of Fame should be hard. But by excluding the two former Montreal Expos, whose paltry vote totals over the years have equalled their outsized achievements on the field, Cooperstown risks losing ...

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  9. EXCLUSIVE: Josh Duhamel Is a Washed-Up, Drugged-Out Baseball Star in NSFW 'Spaceman' TrailerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 21 | ETonline

    There are a few great baseball movies out this summer -- between Richard Linklater's Everybody Wants Some and Joseph Mazzello's indie debut, Undrafted -- but none quite like Spaceman . In the film, out August 19, Josh Duhamel stars as real-life MLB pitcher Bill "Spaceman" Lee, who pitched for the Boston Red Sox and Montreal Expos from 1969-82.

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  10. #MLBRank infographic top 100 by teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | ESPN

    ... oldest franchise to newest, according to Baseball Reference. The Washington Nationals contain data from the Montreal Expos. The Minnesota Twins include seasons as the Washington Senators. The Baltimore Orioles' timeline includes years as the St. ...

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  11. Is Rio ready? Other Olympic hosts faced problems, tooRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | KSBW-TV

    ... and then you forget about the infrastructure. You just felt that, 'Hey, this is something special.'" The Montreal Expos baseball team, now the Washington Nationals, made Olympic Stadium its home for decades, and the facility had chronic problems. ...

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  12. Nationals Play Franchise's Longest Regular-Season Game Since 1989Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | BleacherReport

    The Washington Nationals played an 18-inning marathon against the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday, marking the franchise's longest regular-season game since 1989, back when the team was still known as the Montreal Expos, per ESPN Stats & Info . , it appeared the Nationals would have a significant advantage in Sunday's contest as they tried to complete a three-game sweep coming out of the All-Star break.

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  13. Monday Bird Droppings: Bundyball and its discontentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 18 | Camden Chat

    ... azor Shines and Butch Edge were both born on July 18, 1956. Edge was drafted by the Blue Jays , Shines by the Montreal Expos. Cosmic.

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  14. Little fan enjoys, suffers through 18-inning winRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Yahoo Sports

    ... longest game in Nationals history, innings-wise. (The longest game in franchise history, which includes the Montreal Expos, was a 22-inning matchup against the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1989.) It seems that the Nationals weren't expecting such a ...

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  15. July 18, 1999: David Cone's perfect gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2016 | Newsday

    ... ceremonial first pitch. David Cone #36 of the New York Yankees winds up for a pitch during a game against the Montreal Expos at Yankee Stadium on July 18, 1999. New York Yankees outfielder Paul O'Neill makes a diving catch on a fly ball hit by ...

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  16. Marte's homer in 18th inning lifts Pirates over NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | Kansas City Nursing News

    ... Niese (8-6) survived a couple of singles to get the victory. It was the longest regular-season game since the Montreal Expos moved to Washington and became the Nationals. The Nationals lost an 18-inning game to San Francisco in the 2014 playoffs.

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  17. MLB commish takes easy route, caves to political correctnessRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | New York Post

    As if there aren't enough political, racial, religious and ethnic problems of late, MLB seems eager to provoke some more. At the All-Star break, commissioner Rob Manfred was asked about the absence of a Latino manager.

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  18. Q&A: Former slugger Incaviglia discusses managerial careerRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 16 | Texas Rangers

    ... on Opening Day in 1986. Oh, there were a few rough spots in between. A first-round Draft choice of the Montreal Expos in 1985, Incaviglia never reached agreement on a contract -- leading to the Expos to trade his rights to the Rangers, and prompting ...

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  19. North American Meat Institute to host annual Hot Dog Lunch on Capitol HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | National Provisioner

    ... career, played for four different teams as a center and right fielder, spending most of his career with the Montreal Expos (19761986) and Chicago Cubs (19871992). An eight-time National League All-Star, Dawson was named the league's Rookie of the ...

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  20. Orioles Versus Nationals TV Dispute Is Not OverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | CBS Local

    ... about $298 million for the team's 2012-16 television rights. MASN was established in March 2005 after the Montreal Expos relocated to Washington and became the Nationals, moving into what had been Baltimore's exclusive broadcast territory since ...

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