Category Archives: Major League Baseball

SPORTS JOURNAL: 2011 STORIES OF THE YEAR

#1 KATS RETURN TO STATE PROMINENCE What a run it was. It started with a 10-game winning streak to begin the season, witnessed a North Central Conference title in the middle, and ended in heartbreak at Conseco Fieldhouse. But any … Continue reading

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THE PRIME MINISTER RETURNS

BY DEAN HOCKNEY (This story appears in the August 23 edition of the Sports Journal.) CINCINNATI – Following a stellar 2010 campaign with the San Diego Padres, 2011 has been a disappointment for Joe Thatcher after undergoing surgery during the … Continue reading

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