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Dickey on trade: 'Important for me to grieve'

Dickey on trade: 'Important for me to grieve'

CNNSI.com MLB.com ESPN.com yahoo.com Updated Dec 18, 2012
NEW YORK (AP) -- R.A. Dickey picked up his phone on Saturday, and New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson told the NL Cy Young Award winner he had 72 hours to negotiate a contract with the Toronto Blue Jays.
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  • Mets Closer Francisco Has Elbow Surgery

    Mets Closer Francisco Has Elbow Surgery

    nytimes.com MLB.com Dec 18, 2012
    The Mets expect the 33-year-old right-hander to begin throwing in six weeks and to be ready for opening day.
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  • Newest Mets embrace change of scenery

    Newest Mets embrace change of scenery

    MLB.com Dec 18, 2012
    Travis d'Arnaud, the centerpiece of the deal that sent R.A. Dickey from the Mets to the Blue Jays, joined catcher John Buck and pitching prospect Noah Syndergaard in an introductory conference call on Tuesday.
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  • A's trade Cowgill to Mets, sign Nakajima for SS

    A's trade Cowgill to Mets, sign Nakajima for SS

    CNNSI.com Dec 18, 2012
    NEW YORK (AP) -- The Mets have obtained outfielder Collin Cowgill from the Oakland Athletics for minor league infielder Jefry Marte.
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  • Mets acquire outfielder Cowgill from A's

    Mets acquire outfielder Cowgill from A's

    MLB.com Dec 18, 2012
    The Mets helped fill their need for right-handed-hitting outfielders Tuesday, picking up Collin Cowgill in a trade with the A's.
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