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Astros could offer pre-arbitration contract extensions
chron.com Updated Jan 14, 2013
General manager Jeff Luhnow said several times the last two months he didn’t expect the Astros to offer contract extensions to any of their arbitration-eligible players. Luhnow slightly changed his outlook Monday. Houston’s GM acknowledged extensionsUpvote Share Tweet
chron.com Updated Jan 14, 2013Astros second baseman Jose Altuve was on Venezuela’s initial roster for the 2013 World Baseball Classic, Houston general manager Jeff Luhnow said Monday. Official rosters will be unveiled Thursday. Ryan Braun, Giancarlo Stanton, R.A. Dickey and Craig KiUpvote Share TweetAs Roger Clemens prepares to continue his personal services contract with the Astros this season, the seven-time Cy Young Award winner also has his sights set on his two youngest boys, Kacy and Kody. Kacy, who has committed to play baseball at his fathe…Upvote Share Tweet
NFL mailbag -- Running QBs have leg up, for nowJan 14The pistol and read option have staying power, but defenses will eventually adjust. Plus, reader questions.
Peter King: Offensive outburst, meeting of legends set up conference final…Jan 14DENVER -- Ray Lewis was sick Saturday night, 90 minutes after the Ravens had stunned the Broncos here, and he was waiting in a stadium anteroom to be connected with Deion Sanders for an NFL Network interview. "Flu?'' someone asked him. He nodded in…