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MONDAY, JULY 9, 2012

SUNDAY, JULY 8, 2012

SATURDAY, JULY 7, 2012

Work interrupted by tennis 

A GRIP ON SPORTS If you are a baseball fan who lives anywhere near, say, Spokane, I want to introduce you to something called a "run." It's when your team moves a player all the way from home plate to first, second and third base,...

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FRIDAY, JULY 6, 2012

It's about to warm up 

A GRIP ON SPORTS Looking at the Weather Channel forecast for the rest of the week made me gulp. Were there actually 100-degree temperatures in there? Yep. That's pretty darn warm even if you're just sitting in the house watching baseball on the TV. Just...

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MONDAY, JUNE 11, 2012

It's a golf day 

A GRIP ON SPORTS As June Sundays go, yesterday wasn't what one would call chock full of sporting events. Oh sure, the Mariners lost again and there was a non-descript golf tournament. If you're into soccer, there is the big tourney going on over in...

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