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Hernández: Beneath the tears, Freddie Freeman plays the role of entitled athlete perfectly

Hernández: Beneath the tears, Freddie Freeman plays the role of entitled athlete perfectly

Just when the Freddie Freeman saga couldn’t get any more nauseating, it somehow did. The Dodgers’ new first baseman went into hiding on Thursday before the opening game of a four-game series against the San Diego Padres. The story of his divorce with the Atlanta Braves won’t die because the image-conscious part of him is …

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Rosenthal: Freddie Freeman’s lingering free agency saga is rife with tears, anger and blame

Rosenthal: Freddie Freeman’s lingering free agency saga is rife with tears, anger and blame

We’re all suckers for it. The departed free agent returns to where he started. Fans shower him with affection. Tears are shed, hugs exchanged. The passage of time makes the bittersweet moment less bitter, more sweet. That’s what you thought you were seeing when Freddie Freeman returned last weekend to Atlanta, right? Well, we know …

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Twins top prospect Lewis tears ACL for second time

Twins top prospect Lewis tears ACL for second time

MINNEAPOLIS — Royce Lewis’ dream season is over, far too soon. Lewis, the No. 39 prospect in baseball and the top-ranked prospect in the Twins’ organization, will have season-ending surgery to repair a partially torn ACL in his right knee, manager Rocco Baldelli announced Friday. The 22-year-old has now torn that same ACL twice in …

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