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With Super Bowl XLVII over, time to prep for baseball

With Super Bowl XLVII over, time to prep for baseball

MLB.com Updated Feb 3, 2013
Congratulations to the Ravens, and thanks again for the handoff. Equipment trucks have arrived in Arizona and Florida, pitchers and catchers report soon, and MLB.com's gradual rollout of the coolest technology has begun, and there's much more to come.
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  • MLB executive Ng visits new Mexico stadium

    MLB executive Ng visits new Mexico stadium

    MLB.com Feb 3, 2013
    Major League Baseball senior vice president of baseball operations Kim Ng made an appearance at the Caribbean Series on Sunday, touring the brand-new Estadio Sonora and meeting with Caribbean Baseball Confederation president Juan Francisco Puello Herrer…
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  • Tejada adds to Caribbean Series homer record

    Tejada adds to Caribbean Series homer record

    MLB.com Feb 3, 2013
    Dominican shortstop Miguel Tejada homered in Sunday's much-anticipated game against Mexico, giving his Leones del Escogido a 2-0 lead and padding his own milestone.
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  • Former women's baseball star Paire-Davis dies

    Former women's baseball star Paire-Davis dies

    ESPN.com Feb 3, 2013
    Lavonne "Pepper" Paire-Davis, a star of the All American Girls Professional Baseball League in the 1940s and an inspiration for the central character in the movie "A League of Their Own," has died, her son said Sunday.
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  • Source: Mets to add righty Lyon to bullpen mix

    Source: Mets to add righty Lyon to bullpen mix

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 3, 2013
    The New York Mets were closing in on a deal with right-hander Brandon Lyon on Sunday afternoon, a major league source told ESPNNewYork.com.
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  • Central Missouri rolling at Astros in Action tourney

    Central Missouri rolling at Astros in Action tourney

    MLB.com Feb 3, 2013
    Designated hitter John Oropeza paced a 16-hit attack with four hits on Sunday, and the Mules defeated Arkansas Tech, 10-4, to win for the second consecutive night at Minute Maid Park.
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  • Boston Is Really Bummed Out About The Super Bowl

    Boston Is Really Bummed Out About The Super Bowl

    deadspin.com Feb 3, 2013
    This is almost too good to be true. It's taken only a handful of years for Title Town to completely revert back to the blubbering, blundering, sad-sack Boston we all know and love. It has been eight years since the Patriots won a Super Bowl. Eight! That…
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  • Report: Millwood calling it quits after 16 seasons

    Report: Millwood calling it quits after 16 seasons

    Report: Millwood calling it quits after 16 seasons
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  • Report: Melky Cabrera will not participate in the World Basebal…

    Report: Melky Cabrera will not participate in the World Baseball Classic

    yahoo.com Feb 3, 2013
    We’re one month away from the World Baseball Classic and the seemingly never-ending roster shuffling remains just that - never-ending. This time it’s the controversial Melky Cabrera - not to be confused again with Miguel Cabrera, he’s still play
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Elite or not, Flacco now stands alone; more Snaps

    Feb 3
    NEW ORLEANS -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a most eventful and entertaining Super Bowl XLVII in the Superdome, a 34-31 Baltimore victory over San Francisco in the kind of knock-down, drag-out battle that brothers always seem to…
  • Super Bowl XLVII -- Ravens-49ers won't soon be forgotten

    Feb 3
    From a blackout to the 49ers' rally to Ray Lewis' last stand, it was a lights-out Super Bowl, writes John Clayton.