From Minnesota, With Love

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You see, in theory I’ve always despised cheesy wordplay headlines. But then I started a blog and, well… It’s been more than four weeks of speculation and inevitability, but today, Saturday, August 23rd, 2014, the trade became official. Here’s the … Continue reading

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The Baseball Hall of Fame; Part One of a Series

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We here at UpperDeckChatter all have very passionate thoughts, opinions and beliefs regarding the Baseball Hall of Fame, its members, candidates, the Base Ball Writers Association of America, and many more hot topics of recent days and weeks (it’s been … Continue reading

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Recapping July’s MLB Transactions

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Notice the title here does not include the term “Trade Deadline” for two reasons that are fairly obvious if you know MLB well; the July 31st deadline marks the end only for “non-waiver trades,” meaning there could very well still … Continue reading

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Upper Deck Chatter’s MLB Players of the Month – July 2014

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Alright folks, this marks three months in a row, which is a remarkable level of consistency for a blog that – if you’ve followed us at all – has not been marked with consistency. There are plans for more content … Continue reading

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FIRST HALF IN REVIEW: Looking back on MLB’s 1st Half

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Yoenis Cespedes’ great throw home to nail Howie Kendrick was one of the great plays of the 1st half of the season. Let’s dig in to more of the goings-on in the 2014 1st half, shall we… Before looking back … Continue reading

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2014 MLB All-Star Game Preview

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Tuesday brings us the once-a-year occasion in which the greatest players in baseball gather together to play an exhibition… …that means something. So, not an exhibition in the traditional sense of the word. Nevertheless The 85th MLB All-Star Game When:¬†Tuesday … Continue reading

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Monday Morning Links, July 14

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This is a first, but I woke up this morning, brought up Twitter, and realized that there were a whole host of things happening across the sports landscape this morning and in the last 24 hours in general. Here’s a … Continue reading

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