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Wright confident Mets 'substantially better'

Wright confident Mets 'substantially better'

ESPN.com Updated Jan 13
A year after cementing a long-term relationship with the New York Mets, captain David Wright now is a newlywed as well.Wright is bullish about his future on and off the diamond.
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  • Nationals interested in slugging infielder Reynolds

    Nationals interested in slugging infielder Reynolds

    MLB.com Jan 13
    The Nationals continue to look for a backup infielder and have expressed interest in Mark Reynolds, a baseball source confirmed to MLB.com.
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  • Utley upbeat about Phillies' chances in 2014

    Utley upbeat about Phillies' chances in 2014

    MLB.com Jan 13
    Though the Phillies have remained mostly quiet this offseason, Chase Utley on Monday said he's confident that he made the right decision to remain in Philadelphia. With pitchers and catchers set to report one month from Monday, Utley said he's excited t…
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  • Hursh among Braves' 22 non-roster invitees

    Hursh among Braves' 22 non-roster invitees

    MLB.com Jan 13
    The Braves announced 22 non-roster players have been invited to participate in their big league camp at Disney's Wide World of Sports complex this year. Jason Hursh, Edward Salcedo, Tommy La Stella and Matt Lipka are the most notable members of this gro…
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  • Phils to sign IF Cedeno to minor league deal

    Phils to sign IF Cedeno to minor league deal

    ESPN.com Jan 13
    Infielder Ronny Cedeno has agreed to a minor league contract with the Philadelphia Phillies.
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  • Pitchers starting to ramp up in anticipation of spring

    Pitchers starting to ramp up in anticipation of spring

    MLB.com Jan 13
    If the Marlins are to make a dramatic turnaround after losing 100 games, they will be counting heavily on their young stable of arms.
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  • Matt Harvey owns Twitter troll who seems to hate his Thailand v…

    Matt Harvey owns Twitter troll who seems to hate his Thailand vacation

    yahoo.com Jan 13
    Showing the the tough skin of a tank, the sharp accuracy of a bookkeeper and the self-deprecating sense of humor of a funny humble person, New York Mets right-hander Matt Harvey put a Twitter troll in his place Monday. Nothing better than blasting music…
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  • Just How It Should Be

    Jan 13
    SEATTLE — You scramble to find some championship Sunday that’s setting up exactly like this one: two of the greatest quarterbacks ever meeting for the 15th time (Elway and Marino faced off only three times) on one side of history, a burgeoning Steelers-…