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Bo Jackson's Surprising Post-Sports Career

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Article on Yahoo's Shutdown Corner column about Bo Jackson and what he's been up to recently. Excerpt: A devoted husband whose three children have all left the nest (his daughter, Morgan, is scheduled to be a senior at Auburn), Jackson is still an avid sportsman who divides his time between golf (a reported six handicap, of course), fishing and hunting. He's so dedicated to the latter that he even has a room in his basement -- dubbed "the hole" -- full of hunting gear and arrows for his trusty crossbow (is there anything more terrifying than being chased by Bo Jackson with a crossbow?)

Dubya's Top Farm Performers (8/24/11)

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  1. Mario Lisson (3B-NWA-27): 2-3, R, HR(13), RBI(43), 2BB, 2 SB(15) - Hitting .273, OBP .345
  2. Derrick Robinson (CF-NWA-23): 4-6, R, RBI(21), 4 SB(52), CS(13) - Hitting .258, OBP .325
  3. David Lough (LF-Omaha-25): 2-3, R, HR(9), RBI(60) - Hitting .314, OBP .363
  4. Yem Prades (CF-Wilmington-23): 3-4, R, 2B(16), 3B(5) - Hitting .296, OBP .319
  5. Irving Falu (2B-Omaha-28): 2-3, 2B(8), 3 RBI(41), PO - Hitting .293, OBP .343

Game 130 Overflow Thread

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Game 130 Overflow Thread

This is when the game gets good.

Indians fall below .500

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Playing .402 ball since that 30-15 start. The Royals can still win this division!

Chen Profiles as a Type B Now

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According to the most recent reverse-engineered rankings at MLB Trade Rumors. Also, Treanor's kind of close!

Dubya's Top Farm Performers (8/23/11)

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  1. Sean O'Sullivan (SP-Omaha-23): 7.0IP, 6H, 0ER, 0BB, 8K, W(8-2) - 3.12 ERA
  2. Lorenzo Cain (RF-Omaha-25): 1-2, R, HR(16), 3 RBI(73), 2BB, SB(14) - Hitting .304, OBP .372
  3. Jarrod Dyson (CF-Omaha-27): 3-3, 2R, 3B(2), Outfield Assist - Hitting .287, OBP .362
  4. Geulin Beltre (RF-Kane County-20): 2-3, R, 2 2B(16), RBI(35), BB, CS(10) - Hitting .255, OBP .303
  5. Paulo Orlando (LF-NWA-25): 3-4, 3B(8), RBI(19), CS(1) - Hitting .333, OBP .389

Game 129 Overflow thread

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Game 129 Overflow thread

Chen was dealing