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CNNSI.com Updated Mar 10, 2013PHOENIX -- Adam Jones doubled in the tying and go-ahead runs in the eighth inning, Eric Hosmer had a three-run double in the ninth and the United States beat Canada 9-4 on Sunday to advance to the second round of the World Baseball Classic.Upvote Share TweetNolan Ryan's future with the Rangers remains unclear after he issued a statement about his situation on Sunday. Ryan acknowledged that he has been talking about his position in the organization with co-owners Ray Davis and Bob Simpson, but nothing has b…Upvote Share Tweet
A's taking time to bring back WeeksJemile Weeks was not in Sunday's lineup against the D-backs, and the A's are waiting until his bruised right shoulder is fully recovered to bring him back.Upvote Share Tweet
Cespedes leaves to welcome family to United StatesYoenis Cespedes left the A's camp Saturday to fly to Miami to visit 14 family members who fled from Cuba two years ago but had not reached the United States until this weekend.Upvote Share Tweet
Kinney shut down with stress reaction in rib areaMariners reliever Josh Kinney will be sidelined for several weeks after tests showed a stress reaction in his left rib area, the club announced Sunday.Upvote Share Tweet
Michael Taylor cuts pinkie throwing away gumyahoo.com Updated Mar 10, 2013No matter what happens for the rest of his career in Major League Baseball, this might be how Michael Taylor of the Oakland Athletics is remembered. Taylor already has missed a week of A's camp because he cut the pinkie finger on his right hand in two s…Upvote Share Tweet
Perez back with Mariners after Classic incidentWith his Mexican team eliminated from the World Baseball Classic, Oliver Perez rejoined the Mariners on Sunday and was immediately greeted with hugs and good-natured howls from teammates who'd seen him on television the night before smack in the middle …Upvote Share Tweet
Team USA Advances To Second RoundMar 10Adam Jones hit a two-run double in the eighth inning and Eric Hosmer hit a three-run double in the ninth to power the United States to a 9-4 win over Canada.
Manny Ramirez Headed To TaiwanMar 10Jerry Crasnick breaks down Manny Ramirez's decision to play in Taiwan after not signing with a major league team.
NBA - Los Angeles Lakers step into possession of last playoff spotMar 10LOS ANGELES -- However overdue it might seem, however fleeting or lasting it might turn out to be, it finally can be said that the Los Angeles Lakers ...
NFL mailbag - Free-agency negotiating period makes senseMar 10The negotiating period isn't exciting, but it's doing a good job of helping teams retain their free agents, writes John Clayton.