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Valentine to Join Cashman in Holiday Tradition: RappellingUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetBobby Valentine will take part in what has become an annual tradition for Brian Cashman: rappelling down the Landmark Building in Stamford, Conn.Source: nytimes.com
Ex-3B DeCinces charged with insider tradingUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetFormer Baltimore Orioles third baseman Doug DeCinces and three others have been indicted on insider trading charges for allegedly profiting from information prior to the takeover of a Southern California medical device company.Source: ESPN.com
Busy Blue Jays aren't finished rebuildingUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetGeneral manager Alex Anthopoulos already has made a couple of big moves this offseason, but that doesn't mean he's ready to close up shop for the winter.Share TweetThe New York Yankees and left-hander Andy Pettitte have finalized a contract for next season for $12 million plus awards bonuses, sources tell ESPN's Buster Olney.
Jack Morris's Moment to Enter Hall of Fame Is HereUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetThe steroids era may hurt some former stars, increasing the chances of Jack Morris and Lee Smith to be elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame.Source: nytimes.com
Red Sox tab Colbrunn as hitting coachUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetThe Red Sox filled their void at hitting coach on Wednesday, hiring former Major Leaguer Greg Colbrunn, who won a World Series with the Arizona Diamondbacks in 2001.Share TweetNEW YORK (AP) -- Barry Bonds, Roger Clemens and Sammy Sosa are listed on the baseball Hall of Fame ballot for the first time, setting up an election sure to become a referendum on the Steroids Era.Source: CNNSI.com
Pirates acquire three in deals with KC, BostonUpdated Nov 28, 2012 Share TweetIn separate deals, the Pirates acquired right-hander Zach Stewart from the Red Sox and first baseman Clint Robinson and righty Vin Mazzaro from the Royals.
Schilling Debuts On Hall Of Fame BallotNov 28Former MLB pitcher Curt Schilling talks about being on the Baseball Hall of Fame ballot for the first time and how players accused of PED use should be treated by the voters.
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Rolando McClain to be released by Oakland Raiders, according to sourceNov 28Oakland Raiders linebacker Rolando McClain to be released Thursday, according to source.
Derek Fisher agrees to deal with Dallas MavericksNov 28Veteran point guard Derek Fisher is returning to the NBA after agreeing to a deal with the Dallas Mavericks, coach Rick Carlisle said Wednesday night.
Chauncey Billups of Los Angeles Clippers to make season debutNov 28Los Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups will play his first game of the season Wednesday night when the Clippers face the Minnesota Timberwolves.