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deadspin.com Updated Jan 8, 2013
I hope everyone is ready for Roger Clemens to make the long, painful transition from controversy-dogged outcast to wizened baseball mentor, because it's going to happen. With two bizarre perjury trials and a flirtation with an MLB cameo in the rearview …Upvote Share Tweet
Astros’ Porter, Altuve, Lowrie to take part in CAREavanchron.com Updated Jan 8, 2013The Astros' CAREavan will hit the road January 21 and include more than 30 stops, visiting south Texas, Oklahoma City and different parts of Houston.Upvote Share Tweet
Astros owner Crane holding on to financial ‘powder’ for future usechron.com Updated Jan 8, 2013"All of the formula is coming together and we’re saving our powder for when it’ll have the most impact," Crane said. "If you talk to any baseball experts, we could’ve spent quite a bit more money and it may not have gotten us anywhere — it may eveUpvote Share Tweet
Peter King: Marrone appears to have right pedigree to turn around Bills; m…Jan 8I don't know if Doug Marrone will win in Buffalo. No one does. He probably needs a new quarterback. He has to figure out why a defense that should have been top 10 in the NFL this year let everyone down and finished 22nd in yards allowed and a mind-bogg…
Don Banks: My best and worst preseason NFL predictionsJan 8When it comes to NFL predictions, I have a favorite credo that I trot out from time to time to remind myself what we're up against in this business: It's the NFL, nobody knows anything, and if they say they do, they're lying. I would imagine the coachin…
Coast to Coast - Los Angeles Lakers and Boston Celtics issuesJan 8We discuss two storied franchises having disappointing seasons.