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Anthony Rizzo Advocates for Shorter Season: 'We Play Too Much Baseball'

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The Cubs' star first baseman is an advocate for a shorter season.
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Anthony Rizzo wants the MLB schedule to be shorter

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Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo thinks baseball's 162-game schedule is too long, causing players to play in too much inclement weather.
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Anthony Rizzo returns to the lineup Cubs lineup tonight after stint on the DL

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CHICAGO - Staying out of the lineup isn't something that he's used to since joining the team at the beginning of their rebuild in 2012.
Since he's regularly been on the roster, Anthony Rizzo has played in at least 130 games each season, and in the last three years has played in at least 155 games. So taking a seat early in the 2018 season with back issues and ending up on the 10-day disabled list was something quite different from the first baseman.
But that stretch finally comes to an end on Tuesday night against the Cardinals, as Rizzo returns to the Cubs' lineup against the Cardinals at...
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Brewers OF Christian Yelich, Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo activated from DL

Brewers OF Christian Yelich, Cubs 1B Anthony Rizzo activated from DL

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Unlike Yelich, Rizzo immediately rejoined Chicago's starting lineup, slated to bat third against the Cardinals.
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Cubs activate Rizzo to face Cardinals

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First baseman Anthony Rizzo is expected back in the Cubs' lineup on Tuesday, when they will face the Cardinals at Wrigley Field.
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Rizzo wants fewer games: 'We play too much'

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Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo is advocating for a shorter season, even if that means a smaller paycheck for players.
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Anthony Rizzo returns to Cubs lineup vs. Cardinals; Ben Zobrist in leadoff spot

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Anthony Rizzo will bat third Tuesday night in his return to the Cubs lineup against the Cardinals at Wrigley Field. The Cubs were 4-4 while Rizzo was on the disabled list with tightness in his lower back. Ben Zobrist, who picked up the slack while Rizzo was out, will bat leadoff against Adam Wainwright. ...
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