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Ruppert headlines Veterans Committee ballot

Ruppert headlines Veterans Committee ballot

MLB.com Updated Dec 1, 2012
Jacob Ruppert, the owner of the New York Yankees from 1915-39, heads a National Baseball Hall of Fame Veterans Committee ballot of six players, three executives and an umpire, and could be among the first to take a seat in the Hall's Class of 2013.
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  • Brian Cashman responds to comments from Ichiro’s disgruntled ag…

    Brian Cashman responds to comments from Ichiro’s disgruntled agent

    yahoo.com Dec 1, 2012
    What's the hot stove season without a little drama involving the New York Yankees? As recently as two days ago it was believed Ichiro Suzuki's return to the Bronx was a foregone conclusion. That's where Ichiro's agent, Tony Attanasio, claimed the 39-yea…
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  • Martin finalizes 2-year deal with Pirates

    Martin finalizes 2-year deal with Pirates

    CNNSI.com Dec 1, 2012
    PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Russell Martin is going from a franchise that has won a record 27 World Series titles to a franchise that has endured a record 20 consecutive losing seasons.
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  • Peter King: Agent for Belcher, Crennel in disbelief over tragic murder-sui…

    Dec 1
    The agent for both Chiefs linebacker Jovan Belcher and Romeo Crennel, the coach who witnessed Belcher's suicide in a parking lot outside the team's Arrowhead Stadium training facility Saturday morning, said "never in a million years'' did he think …
  • Don Banks: Chiefs player involved in apparent murder-suicide at team facil…

    Dec 1
    Tragedy struck in the NFL early Saturday morning with the news that a Kansas City Chiefs player committed suicide at the team's Arrowhead Stadium practice facility, after shooting and killing his girlfriend at home a short time earlier, SI.com has learn…