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Tejada returns to roots in Caribbean Series

Tejada returns to roots in Caribbean Series

MLB.com Updated Feb 5, 2013
Miguel Tejada is back in the Caribbean Series after a four-year absense, proud to once again represent his native Dominican Republic as the veteran shortstop tunes up for a shot at a roster spot with the Royals this spring.
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  • Indians reach deals with FAs Hermida, Santos

    Indians reach deals with FAs Hermida, Santos

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 5, 2013
    The Indians signed free agent outfielder Jeremy Hermida and catcher Omir Santos to minor league contracts.
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  • Roundup: Parra avoids arbitration with D-backs

    Roundup: Parra avoids arbitration with D-backs

    CNNSI.com Feb 5, 2013
    PHOENIX (AP) -- Outfielder Gerardo Parra and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a $2.35 million, one-year contract, settling the team's last salary arbitration case of the year.
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  • Twenty players will make more individually in 2013 than the ent…

    Twenty players will make more individually in 2013 than the entire Astros team combined

    yahoo.com Feb 5, 2013
    Four Philadelphia Phillies will make more money in 2013 than the entire Houston Astros team. So will three New York Yankees, three Los Angeles Dodgers, three Detroit Tigers and three San Francisco Giants. All total, 20 deep-pocketed players are set to e…
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: More on two Super Bowl XLVII controversies; mail

    Feb 5
    It's the first day of the rest of our lives. Thirty-one weeks and two days until opening night at M&T Bank Stadium and the world champion Ravens host the opener of the 2013 season. Time to breathe a little bit. And by the way, if you haven't seen vi…
  • Coast to Coast - Who can beat the Miami Heat in East?

    Feb 5
    Our experts discuss what teams in the Eastern Conference could challenge the Heat in the playoffs?
  • Running Diary: The New Fast & Furious 6 Extended Trailer

    Feb 5
    February 5 is now a holiday. In less than an hour this morning, we learned Gus Johnson is calling the 2018 World Cup, Keith Law's annual list of the t...