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Atlanta Braves Acquire Brandon Phillips

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Glove flips, behind the backs, and between the legs feeds? Brandon Phillips routinely makes plays that children impersonate on the playground. Some might consider him the father of modern baseball swag, others know him as a three-time MLB All-Star. However you know him, second baseman Brandon Phillips is always fun to watch. He plays the game with More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Friday, August 19th, 2016
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Former Expo/Jay Helps Those With Addictions After Taking Suggestion From Whitney Houston

   Otis Nixon answered the phone at his foundation office in Georgia so I was surprised but, often-times, he’s his own executive assistant. Sometimes, the calls are re-directed to his cellphone. After re-acquainting More...

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By Rocco Constantino On Wednesday, April 20th, 2016
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Underrated Pitcher Milt Pappas Dies at 76

On August 10, 1957, Milt Pappas stood on the mound of Memorial Stadium ready to make his Major League Debut as an 18-year old fresh out of Cooley High School in Detroit.  With close to 37,000 people in the stands More...

Kevin Seitzer
By Danny Gallagher On Saturday, March 12th, 2016
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Major-League Coaches Underpaid For Time They Invest

JUPITER, Fla. — I’ve always wondered what Major League Baseball coaches earn for a living. It took a while but now I know roughly what most of them make. And to tell you the truth, they don’t More...

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By Rocco Constantino On Thursday, February 25th, 2016
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Top 300 Moments that Shaped Major League Baseball Preview: NL East

Starting on March 1, Baseball Hot Corner will rank the Top 300 moments that shaped baseball history.  All moments from 1900 forward are eligible and the list includes moments from on and off the field.  There More...

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By Marc Keller On Friday, December 11th, 2015
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Atlanta Braves Deal Away Shelby Miller, Score Big With Prospects

The Atlanta Braves have been floating starting pitcher Shelby Miller on the open market for some time now this offseason, seeing what they could possibly garner back in a deal with the hopes of capitalizing on More...

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By Danny Gallagher On Friday, December 4th, 2015
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Team Canada Hero Pete Orr Looks Back On Famous Play

The Picture. Yes, that newspaper/online picture shown around Canada and maybe the world that shows Pete Orr slamming his fists into the air in sheer bedlam and excitement to end what some say is one of the most More...

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By Marc Keller On Monday, September 14th, 2015
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Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 37 and Vol. 38

For Baseball Hot Corner’s articles to be recognized by Google, they put a requirement on all blogs that each post/article should be 300 words or more. That’s usually not a problem for major breaking trades More...

Pat Jordan
By Brandon Jopko On Monday, August 31st, 2015
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Book Review: Pat Jordan’s “A False Spring”

Upon completion of my top 10 list of baseball literature, someone recommended to me that I read Pat Jordan’s book entitled, A False Spring, which was his real life account of the time he spent in the minor leagues More...

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By Marc Keller On Monday, August 24th, 2015
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Roster Moves Worth Reporting But Aren’t Worth The 300 Words – Vol. 35

For Baseball Hot Corner’s articles to be recognized by Google, they put a requirement on all blogs that each post/article should be 300 words or more. That’s usually not a problem for major breaking trades More...








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