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Rangers, Harrison agree on $55 million deal

Rangers, Harrison agree on $55 million deal

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jan 16, 2013
The Texas Rangers have agreed to terms on a new five-year, $55 million contract with All-Star pitcher Matt Harrison, who passed a physical on Wednesday.
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  • A-Rod has surgery, out until after All-Star break

    A-Rod has surgery, out until after All-Star break

    CNNSI.com Jan 16, 2013
    NEW YORK (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez had surgery on his left hip Wednesday and is expected to be sidelined until after the All-Star break.
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  • Rangers RHP Nathan turns down WBC invitation

    Rangers RHP Nathan turns down WBC invitation

    ESPN.com Jan 16, 2013
    Texas Rangers closer Joe Nathan has declined an invitation to pitch on the United States team in the World Baseball Classic in March. The veteran said he wanted a "full and normal" spring training.
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  • Kinsler bought himself more time at second

    Kinsler bought himself more time at second

    MLB.com Jan 16, 2013
    Ian Kinsler is not switching from second base to first base for the Texas Rangers, because he never got an ultimatum.
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Kelly's move from Pacific Northwest will shake up traditional E…

    Jan 16
    I know the Philadelphia Eagles hired Chip Kelly to build a complete program and his task is to do more than fix an offense that has lost its way. But I still think nobody had a worse day Wednesday than Jim Haslett, Perry Fewell and Monte Kiffin, the thr…
  • Don Banks: Hero of last year's AFC Championship Game, Sterling Moore will …

    Jan 16
    Sterling Moore doesn't know yet if he'll watch the game at home in Dallas, or meet up with a couple teammates and head for "a Buffalo Wild Wings or something like that.''