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ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the deal says AL Cy Young Award winner David Price and the Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a one-year contract worth just over $10 million, avoiding arbitration.
Standouts from '12 will look for repeat seasonsUpdated Jan 1 Share TweetFor all those who accomplished great things in 2012, the dawning of 2013 presents an opportunity to extend those accomplishments into even greater ones.Source: MLB.comShare TweetFree-agent pitcher Brett Myers has reached agreement on a one-year contract with the Cleveland Indians pending a physical exam, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com.
Ryan Freel’s family donates his brain tissue for head trauma researchUpdated Jan 1 Share TweetThe heartbreaking story of Ryan Freel took a hopeful turn recently. The New York Times reports that Freel's family has approved to have some of Freel's brain tissue tested for "a degenerative brain disease known as chronic traumatic encephalopathy.…Source: yahoo.com
Buster Blog: Royals Looking To Contend In 2013Jan 1Buster Olney blogs about the Royals' moves this offseason, including the signing of Miguel Tejada.
Peter King: Rams started their rebuilding effort the right way in 2012; ma…Jan 1On Black New Year's Day, as 11 NFL teams try to figure out what to do with either their organization, GM, coach, coaching staffs -- or all of them -- I bring you my Smart Team of the Year: the St. Louis Rams.
Adande: What's real/unreal in the West?Jan 1What's real/unreal in the West?