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ST. LOUIS (AP) -- The entrance to the Cathedral Basilica looked more like that of a St. Louis Cardinals game on Thursday, just the way Stan Musial would have liked it.Upvote Share TweetCNNSI.com Updated Jan 24, 2013BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox signed left-handed pitcher Craig Breslow on Thursday.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Updated Jan 24, 2013Shaun Marcum, a right-handed pitcher, agreed to a one-year deal with the Mets. But outfielder Scott Hairston agreed to a two-year deal with the Cubs, according to a published report.Upvote Share Tweet
Right-hander Stewart returns to White SoxThe White Sox brought right-handed pitcher Zach Stewart back to Chicago on Thursday, claiming the 26-year-old off waivers from the Pirates.Upvote Share TweetThe Cubs have reportedly reached agreement with Scott Hairston on a two-year contract, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com and MLB Network. A team spokesman would not confirm the deal Thursday. Reports said the deal would be finalized once Hairs…Upvote Share Tweet
Brewers introduce new gold alternate jerseysThe Brewers announced Thursday that they will be adding a new gold-colored alternate jersey for the 2013 season.Upvote Share TweetOutfielder Nyjer Morgan will reportedly play in the Far East this season, as the former Brewers outfielder has agreed with the Yokohama DeNA BayStars of Japan's Central League on a one-year deal that will pay him $1.6 million.Upvote Share Tweet
The Clemente EffectJan 24Roberto Clemente's powerful life is examined in an new documentary coming soon to ESPN.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 1.0Jan 24A mock draft in January is the ultimate example of the can't-wait-for-it mindset that prevails in today's world. Never mind that this year's draft class just became finalized days ago, or that NFL teams are still very early in the process of immersing t…