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Report: Giants' Cabrera gets full playoff share

Report: Giants' Cabrera gets full playoff share

ESPN.com Updated Nov 5, 2012
Melky Cabrera, who was suspended 50 games and left off the San Francisco Giants postseason roster, will still receive a full playoff share per union rules, according to the San Francisco Chronicle.
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  • Posey is players' choice for NL's top comeback

    Posey is players' choice for NL's top comeback

    MLB.com Nov 5, 2012
    Giants catcher Buster Posey added another award for his stellar 2012 season, picking up the Players Choice Award for National League Comeback Player of the Year.
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  • Yankees claim catcher Whiteside from Giants

    Yankees claim catcher Whiteside from Giants

    MLB.com Nov 5, 2012
    The Yankees announced on Monday that they have claimed catcher Eli Whiteside off waivers from the San Francisco Giants.
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  • Postseason anthem! Ashkon finally weighs in with Giants-themed …

    Postseason anthem! Ashkon finally weighs in with Giants-themed ‘We Are The Champions’

    yahoo.com Nov 5, 2012
    Bay Area artist Ashkon achieved a decent amount of local celebrity in 2010 when he rewrote Journey's "Don't Stop Believing" into an anthem for the the World Series-bound San Francisco Giants.  While he didn't release anything in the run up to …
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Sports Columnists

  • NBA -- Best and worst early surprises

    Nov 5
    Our writers break down the top surprise teams and players early in the season.
  • Peter King: Behind Pagano appearance, Colts continue Hollywood-worthy seas…

    Nov 5
    Current events: This morning, Chuck Pagano checks into an Indianapolis hospital for a second round of leukemia treatment. Tomorrow, we vote. And for a long time -- weeks, months, years -- the New Jersey/New York/Connecticut region battered by Hurricane …
  • Don Banks: Return of good old Steelers against Giants means trouble for AF…

    Nov 5
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Thanks to Hurricane Sandy and its trying aftermath, the Pittsburgh Steelers didn't have an extended stay in the New York-New Jersey region on Sunday. But as it turns out, they were here just long enough to recognize themselves m…