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Astros sign RHP Jose Veras to one-year deal

Astros sign RHP Jose Veras to one-year deal

CNNSI.com Updated Dec 21, 2012
HOUSTON (AP) -- The Houston Astros signed veteran right-handed reliever Jose Veras to a one-year contract Friday.
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  • Dickey? Never Heard of Him

    Dickey? Never Heard of Him

    nytimes.com Dec 21, 2012
    The Mets' holiday e-card had one notable omission.
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  • Braves minor leaguer given 50-game drug ban

    Braves minor leaguer given 50-game drug ban

    ESPN.com Dec 21, 2012
    A minor league pitcher in the Atlanta Braves' organization has been suspended 50 games following a second violation of a drug of abuse.
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  • Left-hander Tom Gorzelanny headed to Brewers

    Left-hander Tom Gorzelanny headed to Brewers

    CNNSI.com Dec 21, 2012
    MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers signed left-handed reliever Tom Gorzelanny to a two-year contract Friday.
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  • Braves' additional moves likely to come from within

    Braves' additional moves likely to come from within

    MLB.com Dec 21, 2012
    Though there's a chance the Braves could make another significant roster move, there is more reason to believe that Frank Wren will stick with internal options.
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