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  • Upton deal makes tricky situation for Mets

    MLB.com Updated Jan 25, 2013
    This week's rumor centered around Michael Bourn, the game's top-ranked free-agent outfielder. The Mets have reportedly discussed petitioning Major League Baseball to allow them to keep their 11th overall Draft pick if they sign Bourn, who would normally…
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  • Labor deal could thwart Mets' pursuit of Bourn

    MLB.com Jan 25, 2013
    Baseball's owners succeeded in getting some cost certainty in their First-Year Player Draft budgets. They were happy about this. Meanwhile, players got the number of free agents requiring Draft pick compensation reduced. They were happy about that. Now,…
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