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A. Jones' wife seeks divorce after alleged attack

A. Jones' wife seeks divorce after alleged attack

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 2, 2013
The wife of former Atlanta Braves star Andruw Jones filed for divorce about a week after she accused him of grabbing her neck and saying he wanted to kill her, according to a court document.
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  • Price, Rays strike $10M deal, avoiding arbitration

    Price, Rays strike $10M deal, avoiding arbitration

    CNNSI.com ESPN.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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  • Opportunity knocks as Tribe claims back Canzler

    Opportunity knocks as Tribe claims back Canzler

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    On Wednesday, the Indians claimed Russ Canzler off waivers from the Blue Jays, who plucked the first baseman off the wire when the Tribe removed him from its roster on Dec. 18.
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  • Raines to coach in Blue Jays' farm system

    Raines to coach in Blue Jays' farm system

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    Tim Raines, in his sixth year on the Hall of Fame ballot, will join the Blue Jays as a Minor League baserunning and outfield coach this season. An official announcement from Toronto is expected later this week.
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  • Much more work to be done for Mets

    Much more work to be done for Mets

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    The busiest half of baseball's Hot Stove season is over, with fruitful free agent and trade markets defining November and December. The Mets took part in the action to an extent, signing David Wright to a $138 million contract extension and trading R.A.…
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  • Cashman still looking to add meaningful pieces

    Cashman still looking to add meaningful pieces

    MLB.com Jan 2, 2013
    As the Yankees' high command reports to the office for the first time in 2013, they'll do so knowing that they have entered the home stretch for assembling a competitive roster.
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  • Video - Buster Blog: Price's Future In Tampa 02:26

    Buster Blog: Price's Future In Tampa

    Jan 2
    Buster Olney blogs about David Price's one-year contract with the Rays to avoid arbitration.

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.