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Outfielder Already Has Play of the Season [Video]

Preseason baseball games don't mean anything, right? Well, tell that to A's outfielder Josh Reddick who clearly came into spring training ready to play.

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Whitecaps Asking for Food Ideas

Ahhh, the wonderful taste and aroma of Spam Fries.  Nothing like it.  Seriously, nothing like it because it didn't make the cut.  I thought they were delicious!  Go figure.

Hey West Michigan Whitecaps fans and foodies everywhere.  It's that time of the year again.  We get to suggest some new additions to the Whitecaps menu.

It began yesterday where fans can submit their ideas regarding what new food items they would like to see served at Fifth Third Ballpark this summer.

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Whitecaps After Fifth Third Ballpark Fire: ‘They Will Come Again’ [Video]

The West Michigan Whitecaps' ownership expects to rebuild Fifth Third Ballpark in the wake of a Friday blaze that damaged the Comstock Park facility.

A space heater started a small blaze Friday morning at the ballpark, but workers believed they had put it out. They returned to find the space in flames, Plainfield Township Fire Chief David Peterson said.

Fifth Third Ballpark is the home of the Midwest League Class A professional baseball team. It is slated to host the 50th Midwest League All-Star Game on June 17, 2014.

Team officials expect the Whitecaps to play the 2014 season, host the all-star game and rebuild the ballpark.

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‘Anchorman 2′ Features West Michigan Whitecaps

Well, this is pretty cool. The West Michigan Whitecaps have a part in the new Will Ferrell movie "Anchorman 2," which is in theaters now.

We saw the story on FOX17 on Thursday night.

Apparently, a company shot video at Fifth Third Ballpark a fe

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Mayor Magglio Ordonez?

He looks a bit different. The flowing locks are gone, but the new look is for a new career.  Former Detroit Baseball darling, Magglio Ordonez is working in his new profession, politics.

A year after retiring from baseball, Ordoñez has been elected as the mayor of a city in his native Venezuela.

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New Baseball Team Coming To Kalamazoo, Needs Team Name

As the Detroit Tigers make their charge towards the post season, Kalamazoo is preparing for more baseball next year.

A new baseball team is coming to Kalamazoo!

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Classless Cleveland Indians Fans Chant ‘Detroit’s Bankrupt’ And Boo Injured Detroit Tiger

The Detroit Tigers are on a roll.

11 straight wins and a 6-game lead over the Cleveland Indians in the American League Central.

Some Indians fans are becoming frustrated.

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Six (Maybe Seven) Detroit Tigers Heading To All-Star Game, Fielder To Defend Home Run Derby Title

The Detroit Tigers are sending at least six players to the 2013 All-Star Game.  That's the most since 1985.

It's still possible they could add another player to the team, if they do, that would be the most Detroit Tigers on an All-Star team in franchise history.

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Whitecaps Tickets Going for Only $5 for July 4th and 5th Games

Reserved seat tickets for the West Michigan Whitecaps’ July 4th holiday week games will be offered for a very special $5 price for one day only.

Tuesday, July 2nd, fans can purchase tickets to the Thursday, July 4th and Friday, July 5th games for the special price of $5, more than half off the regular $10.50 price. There is a limit of eight tickets per person for this special.

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Baseball the British way (video)

Here's a little weekend-fun for you.

Imagine you're watching a baseball game on TV, and the play-by-play is being done by an British announcer who doesn't know a think about American baseball.  What does he do?  He calls um' like he sees um'!

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Grand Rapids Christian, South Christian, And Calvin Christian Win State Championships

It was another successful weekend for West Michigan high school sports!

Multiple state championships came home as the 2013 spring high school sports season wrapped up.

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Toss me the Ball…Toss me the Ball…Oops! (video)

Every baseball fan goes to a game thinking there's a possibility they'll catch a foul ball or have a ball thrown to them. Few have been so lucky.

I found this funny video from a Kansas City Royals game, where this woman was all set to have a ball tossed to her by one of the players, when all of a sudden

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