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  • The Mets rolled to a big victory in DC and The Metssiah couldn’t be happier.
  • The Baseball Sociologist shares news of a great Bartolo Colon “double bobble.”
  • Clayton Kershaw led the Dodgers to a win and Dodgers Photog Blog has photos.
  • The Canuck Cubbie wonders whether the Cubs have gone into hibernation.
  • Mondays have not been kind to the Phils this season, as Phillies Insider notes.
  • Above the Mendoza looks at what Lucas Duda’s injury means for the Mets.
  • The Mets also are faced with a decision on David Wright, writes The Sport Mouth.
  • Fan Interference examines the possibility of the Red Sox trading for Sonny Gray.
  • Here’s a tribute to Jim Ray Hart from Chris Haft in his Haft-Baked Ideas blog.
  • Major League Bastian chronicles the Indians franchise’s march to 18,000 games.
  • Here are seven takeaways from Week 7 of the 2016 regular season from BBST.
  • Our Game looks at the players who homered in their final Major League at bat.
  • Get to know Dean Kiekhefer with an “Ask a Cardinal” feature at Cardinals Insider.
  • Braves Give highlights Kelly Johnson’s work with youngsters battling cancer.
  • Homestand Blog previews the June edition of Yankees Magazine, on sale June 6.

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Discover: Three for Thursday

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1. Opening Day. With the first pitch of the 2016 regular season just days away, The Wayniac Nation barely can contain his excitement. TribeVibe posted a photo gallery of the preparations at Progressive Field, and in a sure sign of baseball season, Roof Report is back advising on the roof status at Minute Maid Park. The Baseball Sociologist‘s countdown to the Orioles’ opener on Monday is down to four, as THE BLOG projects what John Farrell’s lineup card will look like on Monday and The Jailhouse puts forward four names to watch for on Opening Day. Meanwhile, mascots are converging on New York City for a morning show segment, and Cait Covers the Bases has the details.

2. Breaking camp. Teams are heading home after wrapping up Cactus and Grapefruit League action, with some final exhibition matches taking place at Major League ballparks and in some interesting other locales. Phillies Insider puts a bow on the team’s time in Clearwater, while Gamer Babes from Half Moon Bay is pumped to see the boys back in SF. Friar Wire has one final address from Padres manager Andy Green in Peoria, and Rays Radio and Major League Bastian cover the latest roster moves as teams look to trim down to 25.

3. Crystal ball time. This is the time for weighing in with prognostications. The Sports Analytics and Business Group at IU runs through their picks in the American League, as Unedukated Opinions focuses on the extremely competitive AL Central. Stlcardinalsminimo looks at the various projections for the Cardinals in 2016, and Second City Sports Report lists five reasons why the Cubs will win the World Series — and five reasons they won’t.

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Fans soak in the sun during the sixth inning of a spring training baseball game between the Arizona Diamondbacks and the Colorado Rockies in Scottsdale, Ariz., Thursday, March 3, 2016. (AP Photo/Chris Carlson)

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  • Cardinal Red Baseball writes that Lee Smith needs some help to get into the Hall.
  • Should Steve Garvey be in Cooperstown? Dazzy Vance Chronicles analyzes it.
  • Stlcardinalsminimo has a surprising stat about the Cardinals and WAR in 2015.
  • The Mets are closing in on Alejandro De Aza and Just Mets looks at the fit.
  • Around the Horn Talk delves into The Curious Case of Jurickson Profar.
  • Indians beat writer Jordan Bastian recaps a busy Hot Stove week for the Tribe.
  • What’s next for the Yankees and Brett Gardner, The Wayniac Nation wonders.
  • BBST explains that the A’s still have faith in Jarrod Parker, even after surgeries.
  • The Pete Rose decision is a sad ending of a sorry episode, says The Winning Run.
  • Phillies Insider wishes everyone a happy holidays in seasonal verse form.
  • If you’re looking for your Reds fix, come on out to Better Off Red‘s trivia night.
  • Plouffe’s New Hairdo shares his top 10 pieces of game-used memorabilia snagged.
  • Re-live Mark McGwire’s mammoth blast off Randy Johnson with Balls and Strikes.
  • Matt’s Bats recently attended Nationals WinterFest and he shares this thoughts.