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Former Expos GM Dombrowski Heading to Montreal With BoSox

Dave Dombrowski

With the Red Sox coming to Montreal this weekend to play the Blue Jays in the final games of spring training, who better to talk to than Dave Dombrowski, the former Expos general manager, now Boston’s president of baseball operations. Dombrowski first set eyes on Montreal when he visited there in 1982, the year the city and the Expos played host More...

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Jack McKeon
By Danny Gallagher On Wednesday, March 23rd, 2016

Jack McKeon Baseball Legacy Even Has An Expos Pit Stop In Denver

JUPITER, Fla. — Sandwiched around managerial stints with the Royals, A’s, Padres, Reds and Marlins, Jack McKeon had a pit stop in Denver at Triple-A with a not-so good Expos’ farm team. To tell More...

Tim Wallach
By Danny Gallagher On Sunday, March 20th, 2016

Tim Wallach Still Salt Of The Earth After All Of These Years

JUPITER, Fla. — Tim Wallach is a big piece of the new Miami Marlins coaching staff. So is Brian Schneider. Just ask Don Mattingly about the two former Expos. “Tim knows what I like. It’s great More...

Jeffrey Loria
By Danny Gallagher On Sunday, March 20th, 2016

Jeffrey Loria Opts For High Road On Expos Questioning

JUPITER, Fla. — To approach him or not to approach him? That was the question facing me Saturday morning. Just inside the Miami Marlins grounds that are open to the media and not the public, I saw this familiar More...

By Danny Gallagher On Thursday, March 17th, 2016

Talking Montreal Baseball Way Down in South Florida

WEST PALM BEACH — When the Expos come back, will they bring Youppi back? Can Montreal support a major-league team? What would the city of Montreal do about getting a new stadium? Would Montreal choose south More...

Vladimir Guerrero
By Clayton Richer On Sunday, March 13th, 2016

Vladimir Guerrero Polls Twitter On Which Cap He Should Wear To Cooperstown

Vladimir Guerrero spiced up a boring Sunday night on social media by polling his Twitter followers as to which cap the slugger should use if elected to Cooperstown. In case I have the honor of being selected More...

Dawson and Bonds
By Danny Gallagher On Friday, March 11th, 2016

Sights and Sounds of Spring Training

Jupiter, Fla. — I just get inside the spring-training grounds of the Miami Marlins Thursday and this familiar face walks by me, looking ultra-slim. He looks small. I take a second look and it’s No. More...

Jose Vidro
By Danny Gallagher On Monday, March 7th, 2016
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Memory Lane Monday: Switch-Hitting Vidro Stellar as Expos’ Second Baseman

Looking back on Jose Vidro’s career, you stop and take stock of what he did in 2000. It was unreal what he fashioned that season. “That was my best year,’’ Vidro was saying the other day. “I had 51 doubles, More...

By Dan Langille On Monday, March 7th, 2016

Maicer Izturis and his Expos Ties Call it a Career

Friday we saw something interesting happen, a baseball player retires in the middle of spring training. Maicer Izturis, a Venezuelan born player, who is 35 announced he was retiring from the game of baseball. More...

By Danny Gallagher On Thursday, February 25th, 2016

Arbitrator Nicolau Going Strong at Young age of 91

In the world of journalism, you talk to fascinating people. Most of the time, you deal with personalities in person or the phone. Sometimes, it might just simply be an email or text exchange. Just the other day, More...

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