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Storen, more arbitration eligible under new CBA

Storen, more arbitration eligible under new CBA

CNNSI.com Updated Oct 23, 2012
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Washington reliever Drew Storen, who failed to hold a ninth-inning lead against St. Louis in Game 5 of the NL division series, is among six extra players eligible for salary arbitration this winter under baseball's new labor contra…
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  • Epstein looks to continue growth of Cubs' core

    Epstein looks to continue growth of Cubs' core

    MLB.com Oct 23, 2012
    After a year on the job, Theo Epstein reflected on the 2012 season and looked forward to the 2013 campaign as he hopes to build on a strong core of young talent.
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  • Will Clark: ‘I had flashbacks’ watching Marco Scutaro hit .500 …

    Will Clark: ‘I had flashbacks’ watching Marco Scutaro hit .500 in the NLCS

    yahoo.com Oct 23, 2012
    SAN FRANCISCO - For all Marco Scutaro achieved in the NLCS, going 14 for 28 at the plate, sparkling on defense and winning the series MVP, the most accomplished playoff series in club history still belongs to Will Clark. In 1989, Clark personally evisce
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  • Don Banks: No longer a low-profile job, hot seat burns for GMs now too

    Oct 23
    It has always been the case in the NFL that losing too many games leads to losing a job, so on that front there was nothing too shocking about Marty Hurney's early dismissal on Monday in Carolina. But the Panthers giving the boot to their longtime gener…
  • Peter King: Stafford's slump will end only when he heeds his own words; ma…

    Oct 23
    When I think of Matthew Stafford and Calvin Johnson, I think of my trip to Lions training camp in the summer of 2011, and the beautiful music they were making together. As I wrote in the Sports Illustrated NFL Preview issue last season: