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Mike Hargrove's new gig


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Maybe this doesn't belong in the MLB section, but I couldn't figure out where to put it.

Former Orioles skipper Mike Hargrove, who resigned from managing the Mariners over the summer, is now managing a semi-pro team in Kansas that he played for 35 years ago.

Someone wittier than myself can probably find a punchline somewhere in the name of the team. They're called the Liberal BeeJays.

Story here

http://www.sportsline.com/mlb/story/10352376

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