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Source: Yanks 'hopeful' to sign Mo this week

Source: Yanks 'hopeful' to sign Mo this week

ESPN.com Updated Nov 27, 2012
A source told ESPNNewYork.com that the Yankees are "hopeful" to sign Mariano Rivera before the Winter Meetings, which start next Monday in Nashville.
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  • O's and Reynolds have yet to negotiate 2013 contract

    O's and Reynolds have yet to negotiate 2013 contract

    MLB.com Nov 27, 2012
    The Orioles and Mark Reynolds have had no negotiations regarding the first baseman's 2013 contract according to a baseball source, further questioning whether Reynolds will remain in the organization with Friday's non-tender deadline looming.
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  • Jays reliever Janssen has surgery on shoulder

    Jays reliever Janssen has surgery on shoulder

    ESPN.com MLB.com Nov 27, 2012
    Toronto Blue Jays right-handed reliever Casey Janssen has had surgery on his throwing shoulder and is expected to be ready for spring training.
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  • Longoria's deal one worth mimicking

    Longoria's deal one worth mimicking

    MLB.com Nov 27, 2012
    The Tampa Bay Rays just did the right thing by signing Evan Longoria to one of those "forever" contracts. Thus a question: What's taking the Washington Nationals so long? They should do the same with Bryce Harper and Stephen Strasburg.
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  • Sources: Pettitte near $11M deal with Yankees

    Sources: Pettitte near $11M deal with Yankees

    ESPN.com MLB.com Nov 27, 2012
    Andy Pettitte is close to formally announcing he's coming back, and he's close to finishing a new deal with the Yankees, sources told ESPN's Buster Olney on Tuesday.
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  • Video - Yanks 'Hopeful' For Mariano Rivera 03:27

    Yanks 'Hopeful' For Mariano Rivera

    Nov 27
    ESPNNewYork.com's Wallace Matthews says the Yankees are "hopeful" they will reach an agreement with Mariano Rivera before the winter meetings, and explains the impact this will have on the remaining roster spots that need to be filled.
  • Video - Buster Blog: Andy Pettitte Set For Return 01:53

    Buster Blog: Andy Pettitte Set For Return

    Nov 27
    Buster Olney blogs about Andy Pettitte being close to finishing a new deal to return to the New York Yankees.

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