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The Nationals acquired sparkplug Denard Span from the Twins in exchange for pitching prospect Alex Meyer in a win-win trade that has ripple effects for both teams, says Joe Lemire.
Joining revamped Blue Jays has JJ thrilledUpdated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetJosh Johnson knew his time with the Marlins was likely coming to an end. He just didn't know it would it would happen so quickly.Source: MLB.comShare TweetThe Atlanta Braves are going to love their new center fielder, and isn't that the bottom line in all of this? B.J. Upton thrives on the big moment and isn't afraid to fail. He'll impact games at the plate and on the bases, and he'll occasionally do thin…
Justin Ruggiano disputes Fox’s Ken Rosenthal on Twitter that ‘Marlins need CF’Updated Nov 29, 2012 Share TweetBe careful what you say on Twitter. You never know who might be reading. That's the lesson after bow-tied reporter Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports said Thursday that the Florida Marlins needed to upgrade their outfield. Rosenthal's communique, brought on pa…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetAs Jair Jurrjens prepared to participate in the 2011 All-Star Game, there was some reason to wonder if he would serve as the National League's starting pitcher. Sixteen months later, it appears the Braves have no other choice but to part ways with Jurrj…Source: MLB.com
Buster Blog: David Wright's FutureNov 29Buster Olney blogs about the proposed contract the Mets offered to David Wright and the chances he will stay with New York.
NBA -- Gregg Popovich's shot at Team USA coaching gigNov 29How will 'Restgate' affect Gregg Popovich's shot at becoming the next Team USA coach? Marc Stein has that and more in the lastest Weekend Dime.
AFC playoff races wrapping up early -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 29The AFC playoff races are on the verge of wrapping up early, John Clayton writes.
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickNov 29There are two ways that a blackjack dealer can ruin your night. I don't mind the first way — if he's grimly dealing himself face cards and black...