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Ex-MLBPA chief who revolutionized game dies at 95

Ex-MLBPA chief who revolutionized game dies at 95

CNNSI.com Updated Nov 27, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- Marvin Miller, the union leader who created free agency for baseball players and revolutionized professional sports with multimillion dollar contracts, died Tuesday. He was 95.
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  • Ex-Ranger Feldman signs 1-year deal with Cubs

    Ex-Ranger Feldman signs 1-year deal with Cubs

    CNNSI.com MLB.com Nov 27, 2012
    CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago Cubs and former Texas Rangers pitcher Scott Feldman have agreed to a one-year contract.
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  • By Adding Tulane And East Carolina, The Big East's Takeover Of …

    By Adding Tulane And East Carolina, The Big East's Takeover Of Conference USA Is Almost Complete

    deadspin.com Nov 27, 2012
    Oh, look: The Big East is adding teams again, because why not? West Virginia already bolted, Pitt and Syracuse will be gone next year, and Rutgers the year after that (if not sooner). What better solution, then, than to add Tulane for all sports and Eas…
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  • Tom Verducci: Replay, rosters and the nine rules that baseball …

    Tom Verducci: Replay, rosters and the nine rules that baseball needs to change

    CNNSI.com Nov 27, 2012
    Baseball is the greatest of games because it is the most democratic and is played at its basic core the same way it was one hundred and fifty years ago. You can't get a Jack Taylor of Grinnell in baseball. Everybody in the lineup must take his turn in p…
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  • Longoria, Rays agree to six-year, $100M contract

    Longoria, Rays agree to six-year, $100M contract

    CNNSI.com Nov 26, 2012
    ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria has agreed to a new contract through 2022 that adds six guaranteed seasons and $100 million.
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