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Table of Contents Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of the Daily Notes. 1. A Brief Review of Jose Alvarez’s Sunday Start 2. Today’s MLB.TV Free Game 3. Today’s Complete Schedule A Brief Review of Jose Alvarez’s Sunday Start Introduction Left-hander Jose Alvarez, signed by Detroit t...
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(GIF) Miggy Throws his gum at Raburn after hitting home run (via blessyouboys)

    After breaking up the no hitter of Tigers LHP Jose Alvarez, Cleveland Indians utilityman and former Tiger Ryan Raburn gets either a friendly gesture or some pathetic attempt to start a fight from former teammate Miguel Cabrera. As seen in the GIF, Cabrera rips the wad of gum from his mouth and tosses it at Raburn as he jogs pass. Raburn just keeps on going and even seems to...
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