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The Baseball Writers' New VP Pulled The Ol' Switcheroo With His American League MVP Vote Updated Nov 15, 2012
On September 30, LaVelle E. Neal III, the Twins beat writer for the Minneapolis Star Tribune, wrote an impassioned summation of why Angels super-rookie Mike Trout should be considered the clear favorite for American League MVP. It's short, but it's actu…
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  • Cabrera, Posey claim MVP awards

    NEW YORK (AP) -- Miguel Cabrera has a Most Valuable Player award to go with his Triple Crown. And Buster Posey has an MVP prize to put alongside his second World Series ring.
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  • Suh tells anonymous scout to “Grow up and be a man or a woman” Nov 15, 2012
    We noted this morning that an anonymous scout was quoted as saying that Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh is coddled and doesn’t push himself. Unsurprisingly, Suh doesn’t think highly of that critic, whoever he or she is. “It’s really funny tha
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  • Beltre third, Hamilton fifth in AL MVP balloting Nov 15, 2012
    Josh Hamilton and Adrian Beltre both had seasons that were worthy of Most Valuable Player consideration. They just weren't as good as the Tigers' Miguel Cabrera.
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  • Packers-Lions: Tough task for Lions' D Nov 15, 2012
    Around here, we learned yet another lesson about the limits of conventional wisdom last week. Playing without leading receiver Percy Harvin, the Minnesota Vikings completed 75 percent of their passes and put up 221 passing yards in a 34-24 surprise over…
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  • Hunter deal right move for both Tigers and Angels Nov 15, 2012
    The Angels made the right decision in letting Torii Hunter leave, and the Tigers made the right decision in welcoming Hunter aboard.
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  • So, who’s the REAL Optimus Prime? Nov 15, 2012
    We never thought there would be a battle between two of the NFL's elite cornerbacks for the title of "Optimus Prime," but that's exactly what we seem to have now. Before the Seattle Seahawks went against the Detroit Lions in a Week 8 matchup, …
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  • Richard Sherman isn’t buying Tramon Williams as Optimus Prime Nov 15, 2012
    Packers cornerback Tramon Williams took a page from Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman’s book and dubbed himself Optimus Prime ahead of this week’s matchup with Megatron, a.k.a Lions wide receiver Calvin Johnson. Williams also took a shot at Sherman
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  • Greg Monroe Nailed A One-Eyed Free Throw Nov 15, 2012
    In the second quarter of the Pistons' 94-76 win in Philadelphia, their first of the season, Greg Monroe was poked in the eye by Spencer Hawes. With his contact lens out of place, Monroe swished a free throw. After adjusting it-and regaining binocular vi
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  • The Clippers Destroy The Defending Champs; Rudy Gay Makes A Statement Against OKC Nov 15, 2012
    It’s not every day you see the defending champs get completely outclassed. But it happened in the Staples Center last night as the Clippers rolled over the Heat, 107-100. The game was never that close — a late Miami run turned what was nearly a 20-poi
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  • Video - Techin' In 02:20

    Techin' In

    Nov 15
    ESPN technology expert Katie Linendoll discusses the latest trending sports news in social media and technology.
  • Video - Miguel Cabrera On Winning AL MVP 06:16

    Miguel Cabrera On Winning AL MVP

    Nov 15
    Miguel Cabrera stops by SportsCenter to talk about winning the AL MVP.
  • Video - Weather update: Packers  @ Lions 01:00

    Weather update: Packers @ Lions

    Nov 15 updates climate conditions for the Packers @ Lions.
  • Video - Preview: Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions 02:21

    Preview: Green Bay Packers vs. Detroit Lions

    Nov 15
    NFL Films previews the Week 11 matchup between the Green Bay Packers and the Detroit Lions.