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Cubs finalize Jackson's four-year, $52M contract

Cubs finalize Jackson's four-year, $52M contract

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 2, 2013
Edwin Jackson keeps bouncing around, and he thinks he knows why.
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  • Cleveland reclaims infielder Canzler off waivers

    Cleveland reclaims infielder Canzler off waivers

    ESPN.com MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Cleveland Indians have reclaimed infielder Russ Canzler off waivers from Toronto.
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  • Price, Rays strike $10M deal, avoiding arbitration

    Price, Rays strike $10M deal, avoiding arbitration

    CNNSI.com Jan 2, 2013
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- The Tampa Bay Rays have announced American League Cy Young Award winner David Price has agreed to a one-year deal for just over $10 million and avoided arbitration.
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  • Post-holiday splash could be from within for Tigers

    Post-holiday splash could be from within for Tigers

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    For the Tigers, January has been more like holiday shopping. But whether it'll be that kind of January for Detroit this time around remains to be seen.
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  • Myers a savvy move for Indians

    Myers a savvy move for Indians

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    There will be days when Brett Myers frustrates the Cleveland Indians. But he's also one of baseball's more amazing pitchers, one who learned to get by on smarts, grit and determination.
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  • Target Field smothered by frozen white substance

    Target Field smothered by frozen white substance

    yahoo.com Jan 2, 2013
    This is kind of what it looked like at old Metropolitan Stadium during the baseball offseason 35 years ago. The above photo submitted by the Minnesota Twins via Twitter on Wednesday is much more football-y than baseball-y. Fair enough, with the Vikings …
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  • Twins leaning toward in-house solution for center

    Twins leaning toward in-house solution for center

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    The Twins have a hole to fill in center field, which has been one of their steadiest positions in recent years.
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  • Why the Local TV Bubble Is About to Burst and Other MLB News

    Why the Local TV Bubble Is About to Burst and Other MLB News

    grantland.com Jan 2, 2013
    The holidays saw several more deals go through, ranging from the Royals signing 38-year-old Miguel Tejada in the hopes he'll provide actual value for ...
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Sports Columnists

  • Ray Lewis retires -- Ravens linebacker among five best defensive players e…

    Jan 2
    Ravens linebacker Ray Lewis won't be easily replaced by Baltimore or the NFL at large.