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Surprise Saguaros Shutout Mesa Solar Sox in AFL Championship

The Surprise Saguaros defeated the Mesa Solar Sox 2-0 in the 22nd annual Arizona Fall League Championship Game, for the first shutout in the game’s history. On a beautiful Saturday afternoon for baseball in Scottsdale, Arizona, 3,645 fans made their way through the gates in the spring home of the San Francisco Giants, and winter […]

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AUDIO: Tom Ricketts in-game interview (9/5/13)

Chicago Cubs chairman Tom Ricketts was in attendance Thursday evening as the Cubs Double-A-affiliate, the Tennessee Smokies, took on the Birmingham Barons for game one of the North Division Championship Series. Ricketts discussed various topics such as Wrigley Field renovations, the new Spring Training facility, Cubs top prospect Javier Baez and the future of the […]

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Mick in Mesa: Arizona Rain, Marty Brennaman, Billy Williams, WBC

The Flooded Desert One thing stands out here in Arizona that is different from any other placed that I’ve lived: the weather.  It doesn’t rain here very much in the desert, but when it does it’s a good rain and people here have a tough time dealing with it.  The streets and the irrigation aren’t […]

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Mick in Mesa: Meeting an Inspiration, Seeing Familiar Faces, Cubs Webcasts

The Inspiring Story of Matt Hicks The past couple of days have been exciting here in Arizona as yesterday, the Cubs played in Mesa against the White Sox and Wednesday faced off against the Texas Rangers in Surprise. I met a guy in Surprise that I really have been looking forward to meeting, and his […]

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