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AL East News and Rumors
ESPN.com Nov 30, 2012The Baltimore Orioles have declined to offer a 2013 contract to slugger Mark Reynolds, a decision that allows the infielder to become a free agent.Share TweetThe Orioles did not offer Mark Reynolds a deal, and a lack of negotiations after the team declined his $11 million option earlier this year resulted in the ultimate decision not to offer the 29-year-old arbitration, thus allowing him to leave as an unre…Share Tweet
Red Sox non-tender Sweeney, Atchison, HillWith decent organizational depth at the corner outfield spots, the Red Sox non-tendered Ryan Sweeney on Friday. They also non-tendered relievers Scott Atchison and Rich Hill, but there's a chance both could return on Minor League deals that include invi…Share Tweet
Derek Jeter: Fatty Fatty Boombalatty (Or Something)deadspin.com Nov 30, 2012That right there is Yankee shortstop Derek Jeter, fresh off the pancake buffet at a Miami hotel as he rehabs his surgically repaired ankle. Notice anything different? I mean, besides the layer after layer of disgusting subcutaneous fat, just bulging and…Share Tweet
'Ambassador' Granderson to tour Korea, JapanYankees center fielder Curtis Granderson, as part of the MLB International Ambassador program, will spend three days in South Korea and eight more in Japan, making appearances and participating in grassroots initiatives.Share Tweet
Cashman confident Yanks are offseason winnersCNNSI.com Nov 30, 2012STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Brian Cashman feels so good about the Yankees' offseason, he decided to rapel down a building.Share Tweet
Jeter's recovery from broken ankle going wellESPN.com Nov 30, 2012New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said that Derek Jeter's recovery from a broken ankle is going well and he should be ready for Opening Day.Share TweetBrian Cashman said that he was "sorry" to learn that Russell Martin has decided to depart for the Pirates, but the Yankees' general manager acknowledged that the club never made the catcher a contract offer after the season.Share Tweet
New York Post Takes Shot At Derek JeterNov 30Tim Kurkjian talks about the New York Post headline "Derek Eater," which is based off a recent photo in which Jeter looks like he is sporting a gut.
Adande: Point taken -- November games count, tooNov 30Antawn Jamison and Jodie Meeks spark Lakers off bench as offense clicks.
Peter King: RGIII's smarts, skills leave opposing defenses scramblingNov 30Pardon the clichÃ©-fest, but it's the little things that, very often, are the difference between winning and losing in a football game. Sometimes they're so little that you don't see them when you watch the game, and you don't even notice on the fourth …
NFL Week 13 review: John Clayton's Last CallNov 30The AFC playoff picture is mostly set, but the Steelers are making things interesting, writes John Clayton.
The Sports Guy's Week 13 picks and trying to keep up with all the changes …Nov 30The 2012 NFL season will be memorialized as the season football changed, but not necessarily for the better — plus Week 13 picks.