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AL West News and Rumors
Late Wednesday afternoon we learned of an interesting and rare deal between two American League West rivals. The Los Angeles Angels, who added even more elite depth to their lineup by signing Josh Hamilton last week, have traded first baseman/designated…Upvote Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Updated Dec 19, 2012NEW YORK (AP) -- The Yankees and Ichiro Suzuki finalized a $13 million, two-year contract Wednesday that keeps the 10-time All-Star in the Bronx.Upvote Share TweetThe Rangers, while talking publicly about the possibility of committing to young players, are apparently doing some last-minute Christmas shopping among the list of second-tier free agents still sitting on the market.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Dec 19, 2012BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox have the reliable starter they sought, signing right-hander Ryan Dempster to a two-year contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Mariners remain patient, but for how long?MLB.com Updated Dec 19, 2012We know how the Blue Jays, with money and prospects to burn, responded to the daunting divisional challenge placed in front of them. They approached it in an alarmingly aggressive way. In the coming weeks, we'll see if the Mariners take a similar path. …Upvote Share Tweet
Ranking the sexiest GMs in baseball 1-30yahoo.com Updated Dec 19, 2012The comments that new Oakland Athletics shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima made about GM Billy Beane, that he "is extremely sexy and cool," got me thinking. When it comes to sex appeal, Beane gets a lot of the attention among the general managers in …Upvote Share Tweet