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This Great Game Comebacker Archive: 2022

This Great Game ComebackerA monthly look back at the baseball stories that made the news—or perhaps slipped through the media’s cracks and didn’t quite earn the attention we thought it would warrant.


January 2022

David Ortiz gets admitted into Cooperstown on the first ballot—while Barry Bonds and Roger Clemens fail on their last; MLB says no to the Rays’ quest to play in St. Petersburg and Montreal; The lockout continues, with little progress on the negotiating front.


February 2022

Spring Training is tabled while owners and players fight it out over a new CBA; former Angels exec Eric Kay found guilty of providing opioids to Tyler Skaggs; Ryan Zimmerman calls it a career.


March 2022

After 99 days, baseball’s lockout finally comes to an end; The humidor to be used in all 30 major league ballparks; Wild Spring Training scores.


April 2022

Miguel Cabrera’s 3,000th hit; Trevor Bauer is branded with a two-year suspension; An awful start for the Reds and president Phil Castellini.

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