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John Strubel is a freelance sports reporter. This blog is a collection of original thoughts and perspective on the latest sports news and headlines.

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MARK CUBAN: PITTSBURGH’S DREAM OWNER

Mark Cuban has been dubbed “the fans’ dream (come true).” And, it’s easy to see why. Cuban, the self-made billionaire and current owner of the Dallas Mavericks NBA franchise, is the only professional sports owner who truly is...

SLEEPING IN SEATTLE

Baseball

April 1, 2003: Without the help of a noisy alarm clock, barking dogs or a hotel wake-up call, both Ken Macha and Bob Melvin were wide awake before the sun came up in Oakland. That’s what happens when you get your first managerial job in Major League...