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White Sox left-hander Mark Buehrle (56) celebrates with teammates Josh Fields (left) and Ramon Castro (27) after throwing a perfect game on July 23, 2009.
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Bruce Levine
March 26, 2020 - 10:39 am
With a fastball that topped out at 88 miles per hour, White Sox left-hander Mark Buehrle may not have been the logical candidate to throw a perfect game, but that's exactly what he did at then-named U.S. Cellular Field on July 23, 2009.
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Wrigley Field view
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Chris Emma
March 26, 2020 - 9:03 am
The beauty of the baseball season is its constant nature. For every tough loss, there's a chance to win the next day. When it rains, there's sunshine right around the corner. And each Opening Day, there's promise of what the season could bring.
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Wrigley Field view in 2018
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Bruce Levine
March 25, 2020 - 10:38 am
There has been a professional baseball season held every year in our country dating back to 1871, when the since-defunct National Association began. It was in 1876 that the National League, as we know it, started play. The hope is MLB will return to action soon enough when the spread of the...
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Cubs infielder/outfielder Ian Happ homers against the Pirates.
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Bruce Levine
March 11, 2020 - 12:24 pm
With Opening Day just more than two weeks away, one Cubs player is certainly making his presence felt in a positional battle in spring training. Ian Happ is on track to win the center field job as he continues to produce a strong spring.
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