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AL East News and Rumors
Share TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) -- A person familiar with the talks says the Pirates and Red Sox are close to completing a trade that would send All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan to Boston for a handful of prospects.
Stingy Yankees are making life difficult for GM Brian CashmanUpdated Dec 22, 2012 Share TweetIn this offseason, by far the most challenging of his general managership, it does not appear as if Brian Cashman is going to find a right-handed power-hitting outfielder or a proven veteran catcher under his Christmas tree come Tuesday morning.Source: nydailynews.comShare TweetPHOENIX (AP) -- A person with knowledge of the situation says outfielder Cody Ross has agreed to a three-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks.
Carlton Fisk's Home Robbed Of Thousands Of Dollars In Collectible Coins; Carlton Fisk Had Thousands Of Dollars Worth Of CollectiUpdated Dec 22, 2012 Share TweetBurglars broke into Carlton Fisk's home in Manatee, FL yesterday, according to a lengthy report in the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. Despite the presence of valuable baseball memorabilia and, presumably, electronics, jewelry and other frequently pilfered ite…Source: deadspin.comShare TweetAdam Greenberg is getting a chance to resume his baseball career with the Baltimore Orioles.Source: CNNSI.com
Where Will Mark Sanchez Play Next Season?Dec 22The First Take crew debates where they think Mark Sanchez will play next season.
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part ways, sources sayDec 22The Dallas Mavericks and Derek Fisher are parting company by mutual consent, team sources told ESPN.
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part waysDec 22The Dallas Mavericks on Saturday agreed to release Derek Fisher at the 38-year-old's request.