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Blue Jays meet with youngsters, fans in Winnipeg
MLB.com Updated Jan 6, 2013
Aaron Loup, fellow reliever Brett Cecil, slugger Jose Bautista and Brian King, the Blue Jays strength and conditioning coordinator, took some time during the annual Blue Jays Winter Tour to speak to a group of 23 youth baseball players from Manitoba on …Share Tweet
Tribe calls on Francona, Tressel to secure SwisherMLB.com Jan 6, 2013To reel in free-agent slugger Nick Swisher, the Indians enlisted an impressive array of proven recruiters.Share Tweet
Maldonado gives back, makes kids' day in P.R.MLB.com Jan 6, 2013Brewers catcher Martin Maldonado proved Sunday that you don't have to be a veteran big leaguer to do big things in the community.Share Tweet
Hammer-Wielding Yinzer Tries To Break Into Steelers Locker Roomdeadspin.com Jan 6, 2013A man wearing (only?) a Pittsburgh Pirates hat and gray sweatpants attempted to break into the Steelers locker room at Heinz Field Saturday with a hammer. Security at the stadium noted that he busted a lock at Gate B to gain entry to the stadium and the…Share TweetFree-agent DH Lance Berkman, whom sources said Saturday agreed to terms on a one-year deal pending a physical, wants Rangers fans to know that he was wrong about his assessment of the club a few years ago and plans to win them over with his play.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 6, 2013Boras' premier clients striking out in free agencyShare Tweet
Don Banks: Ravens win one for Lewis, but they get no prize in Broncos rema…Jan 6BALTIMORE -- So Ray Lewis got to take his victory lap, and the Baltimore Ravens get to live another week. I hope they all enjoyed Sunday's 24-9 playoff conquest of the Indianapolis Colts at M&T Bank Stadium, because next week in Denver could be a ve…
Daily Dime: Lakers-NuggetsJan 7The Lakers' latest loss reveals a team not headed for a quick turnaround, J.A. Adande writes.
NFL playoffs -- After mild-card round, NFC divisional round gets betterJan 6After uninspired "mild-card" games, the divisional round matchups should be better, writes John Clayton.