Quote of the Day

"The fact that we can have a playoff atmosphere like this in March is pretty special. It’s not like your normal crowd. You’ve got a bunch of horns and sirens and all that going on. It’s a fun environment."
-- U.S. P Marcus Stroman, on Saturday's WBC game against the Dominican Republic in Miami. (South Florida SUN-SENTINEL, 3/13)
Monday March 13, 2017 Vol. 23 — No. 127 Print This Issue

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