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Former utility player Ryan Freel, who broke into the majors with Toronto in 2001 and played the majority of his eight-year career with the Cincinnati Reds, committed suicide today. First Coast News in Jacksonville has the first report: More »
Share TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) -- A person familiar with the talks says the Pirates and Red Sox are close to completing a trade that would send All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan to Boston for a handful of prospects.Share TweetAdam Greenberg is getting a chance to resume his baseball career with the Baltimore Orioles.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetFree agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski has passed a physical, clearing the way for a one-year deal with the Texas Rangers.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetFrancisco Liriano’s new two-year, $14 million contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates headlined Friday's flurry of starting pitcher signings, but there were three other interesting and noteworthy players who reached minor league agreements with new teams aSource: yahoo.com
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part ways, sources sayDec 22The Dallas Mavericks and Derek Fisher are parting company by mutual consent, team sources told ESPN.
Dallas Mavericks, Derek Fisher agree to part waysDec 22The Dallas Mavericks on Saturday agreed to release Derek Fisher at the 38-year-old's request.