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Mark McGwire takes Dodgers job (hitting coach)
ESPN ^ | November 7, 2012 | Mark Saxon

Posted on 11/07/2012 1:21:03 PM PST by EveningStar

Mark McGwire is the new Los Angeles Dodgers hitting coach, general manager Ned Colletti announced Wednesday...

In McGwire's three seasons in St. Louis, the Cardinals have led the NL in batting average (.269) and on-base percentage (.337) and ranked second in runs (2,263) and fourth in slugging percentage (.416)...

(Excerpt) Read more at espn.go.com ...


TOPICS: Sports
KEYWORDS: dodgers; hittingcoach; markmcgwire

1 posted on 11/07/2012 1:21:10 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar
Here, try a little juice!
2 posted on 11/07/2012 1:24:22 PM PST by TexasCajun
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3 posted on 11/07/2012 1:24:22 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: EveningStar

Cards will miss him


4 posted on 11/07/2012 1:29:51 PM PST by Uncle Chip
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To: EveningStar
He will bring his hitting improvement appliance:


5 posted on 11/07/2012 1:51:37 PM PST by freedumb2003 (We can’t just leave it (food choice) up to the parents. -- moochele obozo 2/12/2012 (cnsnews))
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To: EveningStar

Why didn’t the Cards re-sign him?


6 posted on 11/07/2012 2:02:26 PM PST by newfreep (Breitbart sent me...)
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To: EveningStar

Yeah, the Dodgers probably need a steroid connection. Everyone else in California is busy peddling marijuana or cocaine, or making pornographic movies.


7 posted on 11/07/2012 2:08:54 PM PST by righttackle44 (I may not be much, but I raised a United States Marine .)
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To: EveningStar

Is it safe to return to Dodger Stadium??

I think of Brian Stow often...


8 posted on 11/07/2012 2:09:43 PM PST by Bon of Babble (The Road to Ruin is Always Kept in Good Repair)
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To: newfreep

The Cards tried to resign McGwire but he wanted to be closer to home. He lives in Orange County.


9 posted on 11/07/2012 3:02:36 PM PST by EveningStar
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To: Uncle Chip

his approach to situational hitting is so so but overall you can’t argue with the results as a whole....i am a huge cards fan and yes he will be missed...he said he wanted to be closer to his family, he owns a home in orange county


10 posted on 11/07/2012 4:03:53 PM PST by okie1234
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To: EveningStar
Better living through chemistry.I guess it’s an LA thing.
11 posted on 11/08/2012 8:09:48 AM PST by Gay State Conservative (Ambassador Stevens Is Dead And The Chevy Volt Is Alive)
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