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6 Cities Producing the Most Current MLB Players

What is “a baseball city?” For some, the phrase evokes the Bronx or Boston, places that are dripping with baseball history. For others, a baseball city is a spot that has consistently harbored a warm appreciation for the game despite the lackluster showings of local clubs; Chicago is a prime example of this definition. For …

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The 7 Most Popular Team Names in American Sports

There’s arguably nothing more important to a sports team than their name  — and not just because each team needs a label, but in the ontological sense as well. The team’s name determines who they are, and lays out signifiers about what the team is all about, which is why it is impossible to escape teams …

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MLB Anthems: 5 Signature Ballpark Songs

Source: Keith Allison / Flickr Buy me some peanuts and Cracker Jack / I don’t care if I ever get back… There’s plenty of downtime at every Major League Baseball game. In fact, the sport has breaks built into each half-inning, not to mention the breaks in between every pitch thrown and the seventh-inning stretch, …