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Freese, Cards avoid arbitration; Mets add Lyon

Freese, Cards avoid arbitration; Mets add Lyon

CNNSI.com nytimes.com Updated Feb 8, 2013
ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The St. Louis Cardinals and 2011 World Series MVP David Freese have reached agreement on a one-year contract that avoids salary arbitration.
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  • Astros + Hollywood = #winning Twitter combo with #astrosmovies

    Astros + Hollywood = #winning Twitter combo with #astrosmovies

    chron.com Feb 8, 2013
    The Astros’ rebuild has already been a slow, painful process. Houston’s 2013 team payroll will likely be matched by a single Seattle pitching ace. And an Astros club that lost 213 combined games the last two seasons moves into the highly competitive A
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