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Blue Jays welcome youth coaches to clinic Updated Jan 4, 2013
The Toronto Blue Jays, in partnership with Baseball Canada, hosted a social gathering at Rogers Centre on Friday night to kick off a three-day coaching clinic.
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  • Blue Jays GM believes veteran Oliver will retire Jan 4, 2013
    Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos does not expect left-handed reliever Darren Oliver to be a part of the revamped Toronto roster come Opening Day.
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  • In Mets-Like Move, Yankees Acquire Outfielder Jan 4, 2013
    After losing Nick Swisher to the Indians in free agency, the Yankees claimed Russ Canzler off waivers from Cleveland.
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  • Catcher Martinez claimed, Whiteside clears waivers Jan 4, 2013
    Catcher Luis Martinez has been claimed on waivers by the Orioles. At the same time, the Rangers announced that catcher Eli Whiteside has cleared waivers and been assigned outright to Triple-A Round Rock.
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  • Blue Jays claim righty Beck off waivers Jan 4, 2013
    The Blue Jays added a familiar face back to the organization on Friday, claiming right-hander Chad Beck off waivers from the Pirates.
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  • Alex Rodriguez waits for hip surgery date as Yankees power down Jan 4, 2013
    With slugger Alex Rodriguez still waiting for the go-ahead to have surgery on his hip, New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman has made some candid statements about his club's power. And how it lacks. The Yankees led the majors in home runs and finished secon…
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  • Ifs remain for intriguing Red Sox in 2013 Jan 4, 2013
    With the start of Spring Training coming fairly soon, it seems like the proper time to take an analytical look at the Red Sox and how they stack up after missing the postseason for three straight seasons.
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  • O's, Showalter meeting to discuss extension Jan 4, 2013
    Orioles manager Buck Showalter traveled to Baltimore on Friday from his home in Texas to meet with the Orioles about a deal that would extend his contract beyond the 2013 season.
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