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Torii Hunter puts Newport Beach home on market, asking for $3.9…

Torii Hunter puts Newport Beach home on market, asking for $3.975 million

yahoo.com Updated Feb 13, 2013
After signing a two-year, $26 million deal with the Detroit Tigers this offseason, Torii Hunter has made the decision to put his time with the Los Angeles Angels completely behind him - not surprisingly - by placing his Newport Beach property on the
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  • Fifty Spring Trainings later, Leyland recalls first

    Fifty Spring Trainings later, Leyland recalls first

    MLB.com Feb 13, 2013
    Tigers manager Jim Leyland shared memories of his first Spring Training, as a catcher prospect for Detroit in 1964, before taking the field on Wednesday in what is his 50th year in spring camp.
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  • PFT on NBC Sports Network: Cliff Avril, NFC North offseason pre…

    PFT on NBC Sports Network: Cliff Avril, NFC North offseason preview

    profootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013
    Pro Football Talk on NBC Sports Network will be your one-stop shop for everything NFC North on Wednesday. Lions defensive end Cliff Avril will join Erik Kuselias for a conversation about his impending free agency. Avril got the franchise tag from the Li…
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  • Inge gets deal, spring camp invite from Pirates

    Inge gets deal, spring camp invite from Pirates

    CNNSI.com Feb 13, 2013
    BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed infielder Brandon Inge.
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  • World Baseball Classic adds new twist for Mauer

    World Baseball Classic adds new twist for Mauer

    MLB.com Feb 13, 2013
    For veteran catcher Joe Mauer, this spring is all about striking the right balance between trying to get ready for Team USA's games in mid-March and for Minnesota's Opening Day against the Tigers on April 1.
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  • PFT Live: Ross Tucker, Lions/Browns to-do lists

    PFT Live: Ross Tucker, Lions/Browns to-do lists

    profootballtalk.com Feb 13, 2013
    It’s the time of the year when teams are making their plans for free agency and the meaty part of the offseason, which means that it is time for PFT Live to help the set the stage for what’s to come. Ross Tucker of NBC Sports Network will help Mike Fl
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  • Lions To Visit With Free Agent Safety George Wilson

    Lions To Visit With Free Agent Safety George Wilson

    Free agent strong safety George Wilson has visits set up with the Lions and Titans this week, Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports reports. Wilson, a seven year veteran, was released by the Bills on Monday.
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  • Lions: The Calvin Johnson Effect

    Lions: The Calvin Johnson Effect

    ESPN.com Feb 13, 2013
    So I've spent some of this offseason downtime fiddling with the vast database of ESPN Stats & Information. Now that I'm more familiar with "filter," "sort" and other research tools, I'm hoping to provide additional focused insigh…
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  • BBAO: Another Lions staff change looms

    BBAO: Another Lions staff change looms

    ESPN.com Feb 13, 2013
    We're Black and Blue All Over: There will be a total of at least five departures from the Detroit Lions' 2012 coaching staff, counting Adam Schefter's ESPN report late Tuesday that the St. Louis Rams will hire defensive backs coach Tim Walton as their n…
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  • Video - Pistons Come Back To Top Wizards, 96-85 01:08

    Pistons Come Back To Top Wizards, 96-85

    Feb 13
    Big fourth quarter lifts Pistons past Wizards.
  • Video - Calvin Johnson Hit In Face With An Egg 01:26

    Calvin Johnson Hit In Face With An Egg

    Feb 13
    Calvin Johnson goes from Megatron to EGGatron with a little help from SportsCenter's Lindsay Czarniak.

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