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Giambi signs minor league deal with Indians

Giambi signs minor league deal with Indians

CNNSI.com Updated Feb 9, 2013
The Cleveland Indians have signed first baseman-designated hitter Jason Giambi to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training.
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  • Knicks facing Chris Paul, slumping Clippers at right time

    Knicks facing Chris Paul, slumping Clippers at right time

    nydailynews.com Feb 9, 2013
    Crazy as it sounds, this is the best time for the Knicks to be taking on Chris Paul. Back after a prolonged absence because of a knee injury, the Clippers' superstar playmaker will try to shake off a little more rust Sunday afternoon at the Garden in a …
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  • Shumpert-to-Suns trade unlikely, source says

    Shumpert-to-Suns trade unlikely, source says

    ESPN.com Feb 9, 2013
    The Knicks are listening to trade offers for second-year guard Iman Shumpert, but a source said it is "unlikely at this point" the team will agree to a deal sending a package centered around Shumpert to the Suns.
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  • With social media, Knicks' J.R. turns up the Tweet

    With social media, Knicks' J.R. turns up the Tweet

    nydailynews.com Feb 9, 2013
    A picture may be worth a thousand words, but J.R. Smith says plenty about himself in 140 characters. From openly flirting with gorgeous women to trading insults with critical fans to mocking himself for shooting an airball from the foul line, Smith and …
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  • Although offseason has bore little fruit for Yankees and NY Met…

    Although offseason has bore little fruit for Yankees and NY Mets, these teams have plenty of talent to check out during Spring T

    nydailynews.com Feb 9, 2013
    You have to go all the way back to 1992 for a spring training of lower expectations than this one for both the Yankees and the Mets, where in both cases, our locals have a better chance of finishing last than finishing first this season.
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  • Inside vote that made Tuna a Hall of a coach

    Inside vote that made Tuna a Hall of a coach

    nydailynews.com Feb 9, 2013
    As much as the Pro Football Hall of Fame rules allow, I’m going to take you on a visit inside Room 277 of the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center in New Orleans for last Saturday’s eight-hour meeting that resulted in Bill Parcells and six others being
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  • Baseball's Recurring Narrative: Every Year They Write the Book

    Baseball's Recurring Narrative: Every Year They Write the Book

    nytimes.com Feb 9, 2013
    With spring training camps starting this week in Arizona and Florida, here are the prevailing narratives for each of the 30 teams.
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  • Blizzard delays Knicks' return flight to New York

    Blizzard delays Knicks' return flight to New York

    ESPN.com Feb 9, 2013
    After being stuck in Minnesota overnight thanks to the massive snow storm that is pelting the New York-to-Boston corridor, the New York Knicks arrived home safely on Saturday afternoon, according to a team official.
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  • Sports In The Storm: The Knicks Were Stuck In Minnesota, The Sp…

    Sports In The Storm: The Knicks Were Stuck In Minnesota, The Spurs Were Stuck In Detroit, And The Bruins Had To Reschedule

    deadspin.com Feb 9, 2013
    You are not the only one somewhat inconvenienced by the white stuff on the ground outside: The Knicks spent last night stuck in Minneapolis, the Spurs couldn't escape from Detroit until an hour ago, and the Nets had to take a train: More »
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  • Northeast storm disrupts travel for Knicks, Spurs, Nets

    Northeast storm disrupts travel for Knicks, Spurs, Nets

    nba.com Feb 9, 2013
    Several professional and college sports teams were forced to rearrange their travel plans as a massive storm swept through the Northeast.
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  • The Week That Was: This was a week of comings and goings for th…

    The Week That Was: This was a week of comings and goings for the Gia…

    This was a week of comings and goings for the Giants. They parted ways with LB Michael Boley, RB Ahmad Bradshaw and DTs Chris Canty and Martin Parker.  They re-signed TE Bear Pascoe and DT Shaun Rogers. Other cuts and cutbacks have been speculated upon,…
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  • Buzz: Jets Seeking Restructure from Sanchez?

    Buzz: Jets Seeking Restructure from Sanchez?

    thejetsblog.com Feb 9, 2013
    The plot thickens! While news that the Jets were ready to part ways with Pace/Scott/Smith via cuts, one of the other major cap problems has to be Mark Sanchez’s bloating cap figure.  With that in mind, it seems that the team’s new GM is interested in
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  • Thanks to storm, Mike’s club stays in Minnesota

    Thanks to storm, Mike’s club stays in Minnesota

    nydailynews.com Feb 9, 2013
    The blizzard that crippled air traffic in the Northeast on Friday forced the Knicks to spend another night in Minnesota.
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