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    Despite the steroid problems and Congressional hearings, after a long Winter, there is something soothing and reassuring about the Spring rebirth of baseball. For more than 140 years, since the time of the Civil War, Spring has meant the renewal of a great tradition: baseball. Maybe it will be the Cubs’ year; well, ok, probably not. But there is always hope. Can the Redsox again conquer the Evil Empire? Act 1 tonight:

     
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    I love baseball but big money sure has taken a lot of the excitement out of it---It's already clear who will be in the playoffs and not a single game has been played.
     
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    The Empire strikes back: round 1 to the Yankess 9-2.
     
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    Who do I cheer for? My Expos no longer exist.... :huh:
     
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    Egads! From a fellow Chicago sufferer, make that fan:

    http://www.blackfive.net/main/2005/04/hope_and_baseba_1.html


    If you are familiar with the differences between the Cub's and Sox's fans, you will love this:
    http://www.spankwad.com/northvssouth
     
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    Hope some Cubs pitchers follow this lead:

    http://www.strikeoutsfortroops.org/newspress_releases.htm

     
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    And the 2005 schedule gets released at the end of the month! :beer:
     
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    I hope Zito breaks the single season strikeout record! :clap1:
     
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    Go Red Sox!!!!!

    Oh ,and Go Reds too!!!!!

    I looooove baseball season!!!
     

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