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Blue Jays buzz bubbles up

They're giving their fans in Toronto reasons to be excited about baseball again

Originally Published: June 17, 2014
By Jerry Crasnick | ESPN.com

It's been almost a year since Clint Hurdle sat in his office and regaled reporters with stories of how Pittsburgh's run to the playoffs was striking a chord with so many success-starved Pirates fans. One day, Hurdle went to the local supermarket and encountered a senior citizen who offered him some impromptu hitting tips for Starling Marte. The next day, he showed up at a Starbucks outlet and received a standing ovation from the assembled patrons for his role in bringing a winner back to the city.

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