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Cubs trade Brigham back to Rangers for Loux
MLB.com Updated Nov 20, 2012
Jake Brigham is headed back to Texas. The Cubs acquired right-handed pitcher Barret Loux and a player to be named from the Rangers on Tuesday for Brigham, a right-handed pitcher, who was acquired in July from Texas for catcher Geovany Soto.Share Tweet
ESPN.com Nov 20, 2012The Seattle Mariners have ended the disappointing tenure of Chone Figgins in the Northwest, designating the veteran for assignment with one year remaining on his contract.Share Tweet
Ichiro surprises keeper of ‘Ichimeter’ with special thank-you presents (Photos)yahoo.com Nov 20, 2012Midway through the 2004 season, Amy Franz came up with the idea to bring an "Ichimeter" to games at Safeco Field as a way of tracking Ichiro Suzuki's progress toward breaking George Sisler's record of 257 hits in a single season. The Seattle M…Share TweetST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) - Free agent reliever Joel Peralta has finalized a $6 million, two-year contract to remain with the Tampa Bay Rays.Share TweetSEATTLE (AP) -- Looking to add depth to the infield, the Seattle Mariners have acquired versatile Robert Andino from the Baltimore Orioles in exchange for reserve outfielder Trayvon Robinson.Share TweetKANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) -- The Royals have signed right-hander Jeremy Guthrie to a $25 million, three-year deal, adding another piece to what should be a retooled starting rotation next season.Share Tweetyahoo.com Nov 20, 2012There's no doubt Anthony Vasquez is feeling especially thankful today as he recovers from the emergency brain surgery that most likely saved his life. The 26-year-old lefty in the Seattle Mariners organization was experiencing headaches, vision problems…Share Tweet
Tom Verducci: Record-setting Hamilton tops list of prospects at Arizona Fall LeagueOnce again, this year's Arizona Fall League provided a glimpse of the game's next wave of talent. Tom Verducci lists 10 who impressed most, and their best big league comparison.Share Tweet