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ESPN.com Nov 5, 2012Miguel Cabrera is waiting for the crown that was presented to him at the World Series to arrive at his home. He'll give it a prominent spot in his office.Upvote Share Tweet
Thompson isn't cutting corners in pursuit of MajorsEven though he is most comfortable in center field, top prospect Trayce Thompson, at the direction of the White Sox, has been more than willing to spend part of his offseason in Arizona refining his skills in the corner outfield spots.Upvote Share Tweet
Williams prepared for new responsibilitiesThe White Sox finished .500 or better in nine of Kenny Williams' 12 years as general manager, claiming two American League Central titles and one highly memorable World Series crown in 2005.Upvote Share Tweet
Indians have trade chips to dangle if market is rightThe Indians didn't acquire Mike Aviles over the weekend in order to trade Asdrubal Cabrera. But heading into an awfully interesting and important winter for the organization, general manager Chris Antonetti has the option to be a little bit more open-mi…Upvote Share Tweet
NBA -- Best and worst early surprisesNov 5Our writers break down the top surprise teams and players early in the season.
Peter King: Behind Pagano appearance, Colts continue Hollywood-worthy seas…Nov 5Current events: This morning, Chuck Pagano checks into an Indianapolis hospital for a second round of leukemia treatment. Tomorrow, we vote. And for a long time -- weeks, months, years -- the New Jersey/New York/Connecticut region battered by Hurricane …
Don Banks: Return of good old Steelers against Giants means trouble for AF…Nov 5EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Thanks to Hurricane Sandy and its trying aftermath, the Pittsburgh Steelers didn't have an extended stay in the New York-New Jersey region on Sunday. But as it turns out, they were here just long enough to recognize themselves m…