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Report: Giants and Marlins under investigation for possible wag…

Report: Giants and Marlins under investigation for possible wage violations

yahoo.com Updated Oct 25, 2013
For the second time this season, the San Francisco Giants are under investigation for possible wage violations pertaining to low level team employees. This according to Myron Levin and Stuart Silverstein of FairWarning.org, who collectively report the G…
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  • Ryan Dempster arrives in St. Louis in style

    Ryan Dempster arrives in St. Louis in style

    yahoo.com Oct 25, 2013
    For some reason, baseball players with a unique sense of style have felt the need to show it off when traveling to St. Louis this postseason. Just last week we saw it from Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier, who flew half-way across the country…
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  • Giants officially ink new deal with Lincecum

    Giants officially ink new deal with Lincecum

    MLB.com ESPN.com Oct 25, 2013
    The Giants officially announced a two-year, $35-million deal with Tim Lincecum on Friday, keeping the right-hander with the club that selected him 10th overall in the 2006 First-Year Player Draft.
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  • Will first-time manager Matt Williams be a good fit with Nation…

    Will first-time manager Matt Williams be a good fit with Nationals?

    yahoo.com Oct 25, 2013
    Though no official announcement is expected until after the World Series, Fox Sports Ken Rosenthal reported on Friday that the Washington Nationals are to set hire Arizona Diamondbacks third base coach Matt Williams as their new manager. Williams, a for…
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  • Pipeline Inbox: Crick's upside high for Giants

    Pipeline Inbox: Crick's upside high for Giants

    MLB.com Oct 25, 2013
    Jonathan Mayo fields questions from readers about baseball's most promising prospects in the MLBPipeline.com Inbox. This week, he discusses the Giants' Kyle Crick, the Cubs' infield depth and more.
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Sports Columnists

  • Washington Wizards reach deal for Marcin Gortat, Shannon Brown, Kendall Ma…

    Oct 25
    The Washington Wizards, trying to strengthen their hand for a playoff push in the Eastern Conference, have reached a deal for center Marcin Gortat from the Phoenix Suns.
  • Adande: Remembering Bill Sharman

    Oct 25
    People wanted to be around Bill Sharman not so much for his achievements, but for his kindness.
  • Finally, Just Football for Super Mario

    Oct 25
    Mario Williams has 20.5 sacks in less than two seasons as a Bill, after having 22.5 sacks in his last three seasons in Houston. (Rick Stewart/Getty Images) There’s always been a “yes, but” associated with Mario Williams’ eight-year NFL career. Let me ta…
  • Bill Simmons on the Week 8 picks

    Oct 25
    The Sports Guy sets his sights on redeeming himself while delivering some reader emails and the Week 8 picks.