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CNNSI.com Updated Feb 23, 2013
A bloody sock worn by Curt Schilling while pitching for the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of the 2004 World Series against the St. Louis Cardinals was sold for $92,613 at a live auction on Saturday night at the Fletcher-Sinclair Mansion.Share Tweet
CNNSI.com Feb 23, 2013The Pittsburgh Pirates have reached agreement with 41-year-old pitcher Jose Contreras on a minor league contract.Share TweetIt's only February, but I think we already have a pretty strong candidate for strangest baseball story of the year. According to the Wall Street Journal, a company registered under the name of Evil Enterprises Inc. has been seeking exclusive trademark r…Share TweetKISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) -- Robinson Cano and Zoilo Almonte homered for the New York Yankees, who opened spring training with an 8-3 victory over the Atlanta Braves on Saturday.Share Tweet
MLB.TV set for first spring game under the lightsMLB.com Feb 22, 2013Signups are under way as the 11th year of watching live games on MLB.TV continues Sunday with two more Spring Training games: Blue Jays (ss) at Yankees in Tampa, Fla. (1:05 p.m. ET) and A's at Angels in Tempe, Ariz. (3:05).Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 23, 2013TAMPA, Fla. (AP) Yankees captain Derek Jeter has practiced on-field running and agility drills for the first time since breaking his ankle last fall.Share Tweet
Spring Headlines: Mariano Rivera faces live hitters, Johan Santana’s first start pushed backyahoo.com Feb 23, 2013In his first big test since undergoing reconstructive knee surgery last May, Mariano Rivera faced live hitters in a 20-pitch batting practice session at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. By all accounts - most importantly Rivera's - it went smootShare Tweet