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Buck Showalter’s 2005 Rangers ended up the season with a disappointing 79 83 record despite having one of the better lineups in baseball. What made the 2005 season particularly disappointing was the fact the 2004 team ended the season with .152 ## ## .2006 Toronto Blue Jays Preview by Jack ScraffordNo one expected much from the Toronto Blue Jays in 2005. But surprisingly, prior to the all star break Toronto pitching managed to remain in the American League top 10 while their battling .[Added: 16 Feb 2006 Hits: 353 Words: 538]153.2006 US Open Tennis Preview by Jack ScraffordThe Grand Slam tennis tournaments the Australian Open, French Open, Wimbledon and the US Open are the leading major championships in this choice sport and competition of champions and spectators alike. Remaining one of the prestige tennis professional tournaments, and a fan favorite, the US Tennis Open .[Added: 16 Feb 2006 Hits: 408 Words: 528]154.2006 Washington Nationals Preview by Jack ScraffordContenders for much of 2005 before finishing .500, Frank Robinson’s Washington Nationals (formerly the Montreal Expos) were the talk of the National League East prior to the all star break. community embraced the .[Added: 16 Feb 2006 Hits: 404 Words: 516]155.2006 Philadelphia Phillies Preview by Jack ScraffordThe Philadelphia Phillies remained right on the Braves heels for most of the 2005 season thanks to a potent batting order that included 2nd basemen Chase Utley (.291 28 105), and outfielder’s Pat Burrell (.281 32 117) and Bobby .[Added: 16 Feb 2006 Hits: 368 Words: 617]156.2006 Oakland Athletics Preview by Jack ScraffordThe Oakland Athletics finished the 2004 season with an impressive 91 71 record ending the year only 1 full game behind the division leading Angels. Unfortunately, the 2005 season didn’t end up quite as well for Oakland as . This guy really just gets under the skins of many NBA fans. Mr. Artest, exactly who do you think you were prior to your basketball career and when you throw it all away, .[Added: 16 Feb 2006 Hits: 331 Words: 923]158.6 Ways to Identify a Counterfeit Sports Jersey by Bill WilcoxWith the popularity of sports jerseys growing dramatically over the past decade, so have the number of fake or counterfeit jerseys being offered as authentic. Unfortunately, counterfeit jerseys are big business. It is estimated that tens of millions of dollars are .