MESA, Ariz. – Jeff Samardzija had no fear going over the middle as an All-American wide receiver at the University of Notre Dame.
The Pittsburgh Pirates finally did it in 2013, reawakening a baseball town and packing PNC Park, the beautiful stadium overlooking the Allegheny River.
The Cincinnati Reds have built a very good core led by Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips, but they lost Shin-Soo Choo and key role players from last year's 90-win team.
Bob Bell entertained kids throughout Chicago as "Bozo the Clown" on WGN-TV from 1960-1984.
GOODYEAR, Ariz. – Jason Hammel just faced a lineup that featured a National League MVP and pieces to a team that won 90 games last season.