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Brewers sign Rodriguez to minor league deal

Brewers sign Rodriguez to minor league deal

ESPN.com CNNSI.com MLB.com Updated Apr 17, 2013
The Milwaukee Brewers have brought back reliever Francisco Rodriguez, signing the right-hander to a minor league deal.
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  • Pepper: The evolution of Josh Reddick, the return of Jose Valve…

    Pepper: The evolution of Josh Reddick, the return of Jose Valverde, Rickeypedia and Nats smells

    yahoo.com Apr 17, 2013
    Pepper is a quick look around the Internet at funny, interesting, newsworthy and random links from the world of baseball. ABOVE: The evolution of Josh Reddick's beard, as seen through Vine. [@MLB] SIGNED: K-Rod, by the bullpen-shaky Milwaukee Brewers [Y…
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  • Milwaukee Brewers play ‘Cheers’ theme for Boston

    Milwaukee Brewers play ‘Cheers’ theme for Boston

    yahoo.com Apr 17, 2013
    Your browser does not support iframes. Teams from across Major League Baseball honored the city of Boston on Tuesday in the wake of the deadly Boston Marathon bombing. Every stadium had a moment of silence for the victims, several played Neil Diamond's …
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  • Brewers' bats come up big against Zito

    Brewers' bats come up big against Zito

    MLB.com Apr 17, 2013
    The Brewers' 10-8 win over the Giants was settled in the eight-run third inning, an unlikely rally against Barry Zito that was highlighted by two-RBI hits for Rickie Weeks and Jonathan Lucroy, and Yuniesky Betancourt's fifth career grand slam.
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  • Video - Brewers Earn Walk-Off Win 00:32

    Brewers Earn Walk-Off Win

    Apr 17
    Pinch hitter Blake Lalli lofted a long single over the head of Gregor Blanco to drive in the game-winning run in the ninth inning.

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    Apr 17
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  • Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 6.0

    Apr 17
    Have to admit, I always kind of dread when the second-to-last mock of NFL draft season rolls around. Because the only mock that truly matters is the last one you do, and for me that's not forthcoming until next Thursday morning, the day of the draft. Bu…
  • Phil Jackson 'itching' to return to NBA as either coach or executive, sour…

    Apr 17
    After nearly two seasons in retirement, Phil Jackson has become increasingly interested in working in the NBA next season, according to sources familiar with his thinking.