Monthly Archives: January 2013

Stephen A. Fed Up With A-Rod – ESPN

Bleacher Report Stephen A. Fed Up With A-RodESPNThe evidence published in Miami New Times linking Rodriguez to Anthony Bosch and the BioGenesis clinic in Coral Gables, Fla., is not enough for Major League Baseball to suspend him. MLB can discipline

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Hafner, Yankees close to finalizing contract – MLB.com

Newsday Hafner, Yankees close to finalizing contractMLB.comNEW YORK — The Yankees are close to an agreement with free-agent slugger Travis Hafner, who is expected to help fill the club's designated hitter slot for the 2013 season. Talks between the two

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WADA lauds MLB’s expanded anti-doping testing – MLB.com

Dallas Morning News WADA lauds MLB's expanded anti-doping testingMLB.comThe highlight of the Owners Meetings in Paradise Valley, Ariz., three weeks ago was Commissioner Bud Selig's announcement that, in conjunction with the Major League Baseball Players Association, greatly expanded drug testing

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Buckel among four to get Spring Training invite – MLB.com

Buckel among four to get Spring Training inviteMLB.comARLINGTON — Pitcher Cody Buckel, who this week was named the No. 87 overall prospect in baseball by MLB.com, is among four players from within the Rangers' farm system not on the 40-man

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D-backs lock up Prado to four-year extension – MLB.com

Washington Times D-backs lock up Prado to four-year extensionMLB.comPHOENIX — When he heard he'd been traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks, Martin Prado said he was surprised. It obviously did not take him long to decide it was a good move,

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MLB reveals top 52 Fan Cave hopefuls – MLB.com

MLB reveals top 52 Fan Cave hopefulsMLB.comMajor League Baseball on Thursday revealed the top 52 fans vying to be Cave Dwellers in the 2013 MLB Fan Cave, and you can view all 52 video submissions and vote for your favorite

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Jackie Robinson’s Top 5 Career Highlights in MLB – Bleacher Report

Bleacher Report Jackie Robinson's Top 5 Career Highlights in MLBBleacher ReportThe Hall of Fame second baseman and MLB pioneer debuted for the Dodgers in 1947, becoming the first African-American player in major league history. During Robinson's 10-year career, he appeared

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New Jersey hometown maintains love affair with Trout – MLB.com

New Jersey hometown maintains love affair with TroutMLB.comMILLVILLE, N.J. — This city used to bustle. The silica sand required to make glass has long been produced in the plant mines of neighboring Mauricetown. So for almost three decades leading up

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Baseball, football find common link in stars – MLB.com

Baseball, football find common link in starsMLB.comOf course, there is always that possibility of being a two-sport star, but the football-baseball combo has been a rare occurrence on the professional level. There have only been 68 documented players who have

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Overbay lands Minor League deal with Red Sox – MLB.com

Overbay lands Minor League deal with Red SoxMLB.comVeteran Lyle Overbay has been signed to a Minor League deal with an invite to big league camp, a baseball source confirmed to MLB.com on Thursday. Overbay turned 36 three days ago and

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