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AL West News and Rumors

  • Four Mariners file for salary arbitration

    Four Mariners file for salary arbitration

    MLB.com Updated Jan 15, 2013
    The Mariners' four eligible players -- first baseman/designated hitter Kendrys Morales, catcher John Jaso, shortstop Brendan Ryan and reliever Shawn Kelley -- were among 133 Major League players who filed for salary arbitration Tuesday.
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  • Angels, reliever Williams agree to $2 million deal

    Angels, reliever Williams agree to $2 million deal

    MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    The Angels and pitcher Jerome Williams agreed Tuesday on a one-year, $2 million contract that avoids arbitration for the 31-year-old right-hander, a source told MLB.com.
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  • Rangers bring McClellan into mix for rotation, 'pen

    Rangers bring McClellan into mix for rotation, 'pen

    MLB.com Jan 15, 2013
    The Rangers have signed right-hander Kyle McClellan to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league camp, putting him in the mix for both the rotation and bullpen.
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  • Rangers' Harrison declines World Classic invite

    Rangers' Harrison declines World Classic invite

    ESPN.com Jan 15, 2013
    Rangers pitcher Matt Harrison said he has declined an invitation to participate in the World Baseball Classic.
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Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Peyton's arm and conservative Broncos; catching up with Reid; …

    Jan 15
    Five items, a sort of mini-MMQB, for a Championship Week Tuesday ...
  • Paul George, Deron Williams shine at home; Andrea Bargnani, Tim Duncan shi…

    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
    Everyone understood it was a bold and risky move to make at such a vital position so late in the season. But that Harbaugh guy clearly knew what he was doing, because it has quickly elevated his team's offensive production to new heights and brought a S…
  • Grantland Channel Presents: House Eats

    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...