December 2005
Sporting News;12/30/2005, Vol. 229 Issue 52, p54
This article focuses on various baseball players in the U.S. Matt Morris has honed his changeup since enduring shoulder problems in 2004. The baseball team Brooklyn Dodgers signed Nomar Garciaparra for his bat, not his glove. They wanted someone who could protect Jeff Kent, the club's cleanup hitter and its only consistent run producer in 2005. The team Saint Louis Cardinals' player Carmen Cali is working on his game in the Dominican winter league. He has excellent skills but needs to throw more strikes and keep the ball down.


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