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Must/Avoid for the Cincinnati Reds

The first pitch of the 2009 Major League Baseball season was thrown Sunday, April 5. The sound of Jon Miller’s voice turned baseball fans across the country into butter. Baseball is finally back. The Cincinnati…


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Rid me of the WBC

Last month, Japan wrapped up its second World Baseball Classic championship after wiping the floor with the United States and Korea. When learning the world’s best would tough it out on the diamond every three…


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NFL Mock Draft — The Top 10 Sequel

1. Detroit Lions – Matthew Stafford, QB, Georgia I’m not sold on Stafford as a franchise quarterback. This situation reminds me of the 2005 Draft when the San Francisco 49ers picked Alex Smith out of…


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Pride dominates first dozen games

Sinclair baseball coach Steve Dintaman couldn’t complain too much after watching his team win 11 of its first 12 games. “We knew we were playing a very tough schedule,” Dintaman said. “With the sophomore leadership…



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Cells, driving don’t mix

While driving her blue Ford Focus on a drizzly February evening, a driver picked up her cell phone to answer a call. A few seconds into the conversation she felt the left wheel of her…