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Yankees add Draft pick after losing Soriano

Yankees add Draft pick after losing Soriano

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Jan 15, 2013
The Yankees were fortunate to have Rafael Soriano waiting in their bullpen when disaster struck in 2012, but now they're hoping the hurler's departure will pay dividends in the future.
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  • Four Yankees pitchers file for arbitration

    Four Yankees pitchers file for arbitration

    MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    Four Yankees pitchers officially filed for salary arbitration on Tuesday: Joba Chamberlain, Phil Hughes, Boone Logan and David Robertson.
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  • Terry Francona Says Red Sox Owners Don't Really Care About Base…

    Terry Francona Says Red Sox Owners Don't Really Care About Baseball

    Terry Francona has a book coming out about his time in Boston. Written with (ugh) Dan Shaughnessy, it probably won't satisfy readers expecting a bridge-burning tell-all, since he's back in baseball managing the Indians and has to work alongside the play…
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  • Arencibia set to lend talent to Team USA in Classic

    Arencibia set to lend talent to Team USA in Classic

    MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    J.P. Arencibia has become the latest Blue Jays player named as a participant in the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
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  • Yanks give Ichiro 'new sense of determination'

    Yanks give Ichiro 'new sense of determination'

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    Ichiro Suzuki is looking forward to starting the baseball season the way he ended last season: as a member of the New York Yankees.
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  • Video - Soriano Agrees To Deal With Nationals 03:03

    Soriano Agrees To Deal With Nationals

    Jan 15
    Source: Rafael Soriano and the Nationals have agreed to a two-year, $28 million deal with a third-year vesting option for $14 million.
  • Video - Francona Book: Red Sox Owners Big On Image 04:19

    Francona Book: Red Sox Owners Big On Image

    Jan 15
    Terry Francona's book describes Red Sox owners as image-conscious.

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    Jan 15
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    Jan 15
    John Cregan looks at players with significant statistical splits at home versus on the road.
  • Don Banks: Once left for dead, Ravens a threat again thanks to bold Caldwe…

    Jan 15
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    Jan 15
    Joe House and I became friends for two reasons: eating and basketball. When we went to school together at the College of the Holy Cross, we would play...