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Discover: Weekend Warriors

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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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Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

New York Mets' David Wright takes batting practice during spring training baseball practice Friday, Feb. 26, 2016, in Port St. Lucie, Fla. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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Discover: Wednesday Wonderings

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  • Ready for Truck Day? Better Off Red posted photos from load-out at the ballpark.
  • What does Truck Day mean for a clubhouse manager? Rays Radio will tell you.
  • In the Clutch can’t wait for the return of baseball, blogging about some key dates.
  • What does baseball mean to you? Jon Weisman shares thoughts at Dodger Insider.
  • How are the Progressive Field renovations coming along? TribeVibe has images.
  • Newberg Report looks at what’s happened since the Rangers last went to arbitration.
  • Why did the Braves need to rebuild? Allow Sideline Warning Sports to explain.
  • Stlcardinalsminimo asks what is the difference between tanking and rebuilding?
  • What can Mariners fans can look forward to in 2016? Teal Ball Times has 10 things.
  • Stone Cold Sports wonders what impact some key free agents will have this season.
  • Which AL East youngsters are set for breakouts? Sons of ’84 lists some candidates.
  • In Wakefield We Trust writes that the Red Sox are betting on Mookie Betts.
  • How good could Boston’s lineup be in 2019? Pretty good, says the nosebleed section.
  • Will the Royals repeat? Boor on Baseball came up with three reasons they could.
  • Nothing But Pinstripes believes the Yankees had a quiet but productive offseason.
  • Will the A’s have a position battle at first base this spring? BBST investigates.
  • The Game of Redemption examines where it went wrong for the Nationals last year.
  • Who is Jason Paré? On Cloud Conine introduces the Marlins’ new analytics director.
  • Learn more about legendary baseball lifer Connie Mack, thanks to The Winning Run.
  • What is MLB.com Fantasy 411‘s “List of 12”? Head over and find out for yourself.

Discover: Monday Around the Horn

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Discover: Monday Around the Horn

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  • Dodger Drei reacts to reports that Dave Roberts will be the next Dodger manager.
  • Tracy Ringolsby talks Manager of the Year longevity in his Write ’em Cowboy blog.
  • Mike Trout deserved another AL MVP award this season, according to fanbase1.
  • Giants Fan Carm is enjoying watching her team rack up the awards this month.
  • Boston will need to find a new king when David Ortiz retires, says The Winning Run.
  • Tom Singer calls Tony La Russa’s ARF conclave “engrossing, inspiring and amazing.”
  • Read up on the Dodgers’ rivalry with the Reds in the 1970s thanks to Dodgers History.
  • Muskat Ramblings posted a photo of Anthony Rizzo doing some holiday shopping.
  • Cat loves the dodgers put together an offseason wish list of her own for her team.
  • The Indians served Thanksgiving dinner at Progressive Field and TribeVibe was there.
  • Steel city ballhawk recapped an eventful Wild Card Game last month in Pittsburgh.
  • Sometimes you have to build your own doubleheader, as Cook & Sons explains.

Discover: Tuesday Takeaways

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  • Cat loves the dodgers has appealed to the baseball gods to let the Dodgers clinch.
  • The Giants beat their ancient rivals on Monday and SF Giants Photos posted pics.
  • The Wayniac Nation looks at some clubs enjoying resurgences this season.
  • How much can 10 days change a division race? Around the Horn Talk explores.
  • Just Mets discusses Matt Harvey’s comments on pitching before the postseason.
  • Here are some dramatic super moon eclipse ballpark photos from The Halo Way.
  • Joe Frisaro explains what a strong finish for the Marlins can do for the club.
  • See photos and stories from the Wrigley stop on Chavez Chronicle‘s ballpark tour.
  • TribeVibe thanks #TribeTown with details on October 3 Fan Appreciation Night.
  • Think the Cubs promoted all their top prospects? Daniel Satter has news for you.
  • The Distinguished Grizzly shares an updated power rankings for the final week.

Discover: Monday Around the Horn

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  • The Mets won their first division title since 2006 and We Gotta Believe! has videos.
  • Just Mets talks about how much a return to postseason baseball means to Mets fans.
  • That’s The Pitch enjoyed watching the Blue Jays celebrate the end of the longest postseason drought in North American sports, while Tigers Forever is throwing her support behind Canada’s Team this October.
  • Luis Severino continues his rise in the Yankees’ rotation, says The Cutoff Man, while Overtime examines some potential postseason opponents for the Bombers.
  • It’s the final countdown for the Astros over at youstontx.
  • Dodger Insider advises Dodger fans anxious for clinching to keep their hats on.
  • It was a fun weekend in the nation’s capital for the Phillies and Phillies Insider.
  • The Masthead recaps a recent visit to Angel Stadium for a Blue Jays-Angels game and The Halo Way has pics from Sunday’s win over the Mariners that gave the Angels a weekend sweep.
  • Flashin’ Leather saw the Tigers’ home finale as a microcosm of their entire season.
  • Carrie Muskat asked Starlin Castro about his walk-up music at Musket Ramblings.
  • TribeVibe put together a guide to the season’s final homestand at Progressive Field.