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after a long break for holidays and spotty internet Throwback Thursday 1/2/2014 2000 Expos

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The Montreal Expos were slowly dying in 2000  Small crowds  came out to Olympic Stadium to see the Expos In a response the team raised the  fees for broadcasting rights.  No English speaking  media outlets would pay the fee, meaning  that only French speaking  media broadcasting radio on QKAC with Jaques  Doucett,  Claude Raymond, Alain Charsteois , and Rodger  Brulote ,who also did games on RSN on tv  The team did online radio broadcast in English  with  Dave   Van Horne  and Joe Cannon behind the mic  on the field  Felipe Alou managed the team  to 67 -95 record  4th place finish  28 GB of the Braves.

 team leaders

Vladimir Guerrero  Avg .345 HR 42   RBI 123 

pitching Leaders

wins Dustin Hermanson  12

So: Javier Vazquez 196  ERA 4.02 

 with little fan support Little media to help the fan base grow  the fanbase no wonder the the team is now in DC

 

 

 

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