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It was Sammy Day in Chicago

...It's been one of the greatest individual seasons in the history of major league baseball," Cubs general manager Ed Lynch said. "I don't think there's any way we could properly show our appreciation, but we're going to try." Many...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/09/21/oth_239630.shtml
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Cubs fire Baylor

...since 1908 and haven't reached the Series since 1945. Chicago hasn't had consecutive winning seasons in 30 years. Ed Lynch was forced out as GM during the 2000 season and MacPhail, the CEO, took over that job. The promotion of Hendry ends...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/07/06/bas_346665.shtml
Baseball
Sosa should want off of sinking ship

...as the Cubs allowed 11 runs and 14 hits through six innings, you wonder why Sammy hasn't sprinted to general manager Ed Lynch's office and begged off this island earlier. How long can one man play alongside cockroaches and eat rats and still...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/06/21/met_292232.shtml
Metro
Wood's velocity right where Cubs want it

...Chicago White Sox and 10 of his 15 pitches were for strikes. But that's not what matters right now, general manager Ed Lynch said. "At this stage of the rehab, the number of runs he gives up, the number of hits he gives up is irrelevant to...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/25/bas_285480.shtml
Baseball
Brooks ends Mets stint without a hit

...soreness or stiffness. "Very, very pleased with his exam today. Those were the words of Dr. Schafer," general manager Ed Lynch said. "We will go day-to-day here. He passed the test yesterday, felt outstanding today and we'll just take...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/03/20/bas_285078.shtml
Baseball
Baylor hired as Cubs manager

...general manager. "The scouting reports we were getting were just outstanding." Baylor said he and general manager Ed Lynch "probably could have had a handshake deal" after their first interview, but he had to wait until the Braves were done...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/11/02/bas_272167.shtml
Baseball
Braves notes

...issued (dated Nov. 2) in which Baylor's hiring was announced. Embarrassed, team president Andy MacPhail and GM Ed Lynch telephoned Baylor and apologized. Baylor, who has talked with the Cubs, Angels and Indians about their managerial openings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/24/bas_274716.shtml
Baseball
Braves notes

...issued (dated Nov. 2) in which Baylor's hiring was announced. Embarrassed, team president Andy MacPhail and GM Ed Lynch telephoned Baylor and apologized. Baylor, who has talked with the Cubs, Angels and Indians about their managerial openings...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/10/24/bas_274718.shtml
Baseball
Braves notebook: players greeted with bad news

...Saturday's trading deadline, arrived with smiles after moving from a last-place team to a first-place club. "(Cubs GM) Ed Lynch called me Saturday night and I said, "Ed, you don't usually call me at 11 o'clock,' " Mulholland said. "He...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/08/04/bas_267090.shtml
Baseball
Baseball notebook: Aaron's 715th 'crushed' Francona

...2001 with a $500,000 buyout for a club option in 2002. This might seem a big deal to give a 35-year-old, but GM Ed Lynch says no sweat. "Age is not a problem," Lynch said. "He's still throwing very good -- 93, 94 (mph). He's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/04/11/bas_258715.shtml
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