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Wainwright, Cardinals agree on five-year extension

Wainwright, Cardinals agree on five-year extension

MLB.com ESPN.com Updated Mar 27, 2013
After about two months of negotiating a contract extension with right-hander Adam Wainwright, the Cardinals have reached an agreement that will keep Wainwright in St. Louis through 2018.
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  • Bats back Garcia's splendid spring finish

    Bats back Garcia's splendid spring finish

    MLB.com Mar 27, 2013
    Facing a Nationals club that did not feature a player on Washington's 40-man roster, the Cardinals cruised to a 10-1 win on Wednesday in what was Jaime Garcia's final tuneup before he makes his season debut against the D-backs next week.
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  • Tim McCarver retiring from Fox at season's end

    Tim McCarver retiring from Fox at season's end

    CNNSI.com Mar 27, 2013
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Baseball analyst Tim McCarver says he will step down from his position at Fox after this season.
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  • SI's 2013 Baseball Preview

    SI's 2013 Baseball Preview

    CNNSI.com Mar 27, 2013
    Opening Day is just five days away. Get set for the season with team-by-team scouting reports, Tom Verducci's analysis of every club, our projected standings and much more.
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  • NL East previews: Nats

    NL East previews: Nats

    CNNSI.com Mar 27, 2013
    For more of SI.com's 2013 Major League Baseball season preview coverage, click here.
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  • Video - Adam Wainwright's Megadeal 00:50

    Adam Wainwright's Megadeal

    Mar 27
    Reports: St. Louis Cardinals and P Adam Wainwright agree to a five-year contract extension worth $97.5 million.

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