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Valentine's passion for baseball still burns brightlyMLB.com Updated Nov 11, 2012Bobby Valentine may not have succeeded in Boston, but he isn't ready to put baseball in his rear-view mirror just yet.Share Tweet
Iwakuma opts out of World Baseball ClassicMLB.com Nov 11, 2012Mariners right-hander Hishashi Iwakuma, who helped Japan win the 2009 World Baseball Classic, has decided not to pitch in the upcoming 2013 WBC tournament in order to prepare for his second season in the Major Leagues.Share Tweet
Harper should be named top National League rookieMLB.com Nov 11, 2012Baseball had never had a player so hyped and so hounded so long before Bryce Harper's debut. Kudos to him, then, for turning in a season worthy of an award and for carrying himself in a respectable manner in the process.Share Tweet