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This Week In Baseball: Coaches, Young Ballplayers Should Heed Smoltz’s Plea

Smoltz’s Hall of Fame speech illuminated a growing problem at the youth level of the sport.

07/28/2015

Pedro Martinez is presented with his plaque by Hall of Fame President Jeff Idelson during his induction ceremony at the National Baseball Hall of Fame on July 26, 2015 in Cooperstown, New York. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Pedro Martinez Meets Artist Behind Hall Of Fame Plaque

Walking through the Baseball Hall of Fame on Monday, getting a glimpse of his likeness up on the wall with the other greats of the game, it has finally hit Pedro Martinez.

WBZ-TV–07/27/2015

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Beware Players That Switch Leagues At The Trade Deadline

Every year it happens: Big-league trades send hitters and pitchers from the National League to the American League—and vice versa. This isn’t always a good thing, though, as pitchers have a hard time adjusting going from the NL to the AL, while hitters have a hard time adjusting going from the AL to the NL.

07/25/2015

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Top 5 Wildest Sports Callers Of The Week: July 20th-July 24th

The Top 5 Sports Callers of the week is a weekly installment from CBS Local Sports that will bring you the wildest callers from across the nation.

07/24/2015

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An Ode To The Hot Dog: Celebrating Baseball’s Favorite Food

On National Hot Dog Day, we celebrate by looking at the best hot dogs in baseball stadiums around the country.

07/23/2015

Larry Lucchino and Ben Cherington (Photo by Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Hurley: Somebody Needs To Start Answering For Red Sox’ Failure

Who’s really making the calls? And why can’t we know?

07/23/2015

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This Week In Baseball: Buyers & Sellers At Trade Deadline

A look at which teams should buy and sell at the deadline based on the numbers.

07/21/2015

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Inside Baseball: Red Sox Focus At Deadline Should Be 2016 And Beyond

Big picture, both Dan Roche and Tony Massarotti agree that if the Red Sox pull off any moves at the trade deadline, it should be for 2016 and beyond.

myTV38–07/21/2015

SAN DIEGO, CA - MAY 14:  The grounds crew covers the field for a rain delay during the first inning of a baseball game between the San Diego Padres and the Washington Nationals at Petco Park May 14, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

Padres Fans Take Advantage Of Rare Opportunity

By David Heim  Forget Wally World; this summer’s hottest vacation spot is Petco Park. It rarely rains in San Diego to begin with, and it rarely rains enough to put hometown Padres games in jeopardy. But […]

07/20/2015

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Roche: Red Sox’ Priority At Deadline Should Be Improving For Future Seasons

“That’s what I want to see. I’d like to see some young guys come in here that have the possibility to become that ace.”

07/20/2015

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