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Table of Contents Here’s the table of contents for today’s edition of Daily Notes. 1. Assorted Headlines for the Baseball Enthusiast 2. Graphs: Miguel Tejada’s Career in WAR 3. SCOUT Leaderboards: Dominican Winter League Assorted Headlines for the Baseball Enthusiast Kansas City Sign Chavez, Teja...
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