1. St. Louis Cardinals' Adam Wainwright To Officially Have Tommy John Surgery

    As 9 Inning Blog reported yesterday , Adam Wainwright will indeed continue with his decision to undergo Tommy John surgery on his right elbow...

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  2. Chicago White Sox: Coming in To Close for the Sox Is...

    Reading the latest news around Major League Baseball, I saw a Chicago Tribune article that says that manager Ozzie Guillen wants to name one closer between Chris Sale or Matt Thornton since Bobby Jenks departed for Boston and switched his Sox...

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  3. MLB: Closer Rafael Soriano Agrees to Terms with New York Yankees

    SI.com's Jon Heyman has reported the New York Yankees have finally landed a top free agent. All-Star closer Rafael Soriano and the Yankees have agreed to terms in a deal reportedly worth $35 million over three years, according to HardBallTalk...

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  4. Arizona Diamondbacks Sign Longtime Utility Man Willie Bloomquist

    SI.com's baseball writer, Jon Heyman, has tweeted to the world this afternoon that long-time utility man Willie Bloomquist has agree to a one-year, $1.05 million contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks...

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  5. RHP John Maine Targeted by Philadelphia Phillies

    According to Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com, former New York Met and current free agent pitcher John Maine's agent Rex Gary has been contacted by NL East rival Philadelphia Phillies along with a few other teams...

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  6. New York Yankees Still Aiming for Rafael Soriano This Offseason

    The New York Yankees have been struggling to find a key piece to add to their already monstrous ball club. As of recent, the Yankees have been targeting former Tampa Bay Rays closer Rafael Soriano to be the setup man to closer Mariano Rivera...

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  7. The Strange Case for the AL Cy Young

    This year's AL Cy Young voting is going to be a quirky yet interesting case. I honestly believe that there are many candidates for the award. Some people that I think are candidates could be a little outrageous and yet others are a no-brainer...

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  8. The Boston Red Sox Cannot Give Up Yet

    This is going to kill me because I am a die-hard New York Yankees fan, but in the pessimistic would that I live in, I can see the Yankees blowing it with ten games remaining and two big series coming up with their arch rival Boston Red Sox...

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  9. Ted Lilly Is on Los Angeles Dodgers' Radar for Next Season

    The Los Angeles Dodgers, hoping to somehow come back next season with a decent team, will try to re-sign left-handed pitcher Ted Lilly this winter. Lilly was acquired from the Chicago Cubs in a trade deadline deal that also moved Ryan Theriot to L...

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  10. MLB Managers Who Won't Be Around in 2011

    With the 2010 season ending in a month or so, we can look toward 2011 to speculate which mangers will not be returning to their respective clubs. I warn you, this is speculation. Not fact...

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  11. Is Aroldis Chapman Helping Cincinnati Reds To a World Series Appearance?

    The Tampa Bay Rays called up left-handed pitcher David Price to relieve Edwin Jackson in New York on Sept. 14, 2008.In that game, Price would pitch 5.1 innings and strike out four batters while only allowing two earned runs...

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  12. MLB Waiver Trade Deadline: Possible Players to Be Traded

    Now that the 2010 MLB trading deadline has passed, we now have to look forward to the potential waiver deals. The waiver deadline is exactly like the trading deadline except that players have to clear waivers first before they can be traded...

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  13. 2010 Minnesota Twins Preview

    The Minnesota Twins pulled off a miracle last season by winning the AL Central on a tiebreaker game against the Detroit Tigers. They went 87-76 and won their fifth division title in the last eight years...

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  14. 2010 Cleveland Indians Preview

    The Cleveland Indians are looking to bounce back from an awful 2009 season in which they went 65-97 and finished dead last in the AL Central. The worst season led by Eric Wedge since he took over the team back in 2003 when they were 68-94...

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  15. 2010 Chicago White Sox Preview

    The Chicago White Sox are coming off a disappointing 2009 campaign by finishing third in the AL Central with a record of 79-83...

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  16. News and Notes From MLB Spring Training: 3/04/2010

    Tampa Bay 6, Baltimore 5 Joaquin Benoit pitched a scoreless innings in his spring debut as the Rays edged the Orioles 6-5 on Thursday. Felix Pie left Thursday’s game against the Rays with an apparent leg injury...

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  17. 2010 AL Silver Slugger Award Prediction Show

    Welcome to my predictions for the 2010 AL Silver Slugger Awards. The Silver Slugger Award is awarded annually to the best offensive player at each position in both the AL and the NL...

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  18. 2010 Toronto Blue Jays Preview

    The Toronto Blue Jays made some big changes within the organization this offseason. They traded away their best player in franchise history in Roy Halladay but got back terrific prospects like ...

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  19. News and Notes from MLB Spring Training: 3/03/2010

    Tigers 7, Blue Jays 6 --Scott Sizemore, who is making his way back from ankle surgery, went 1-for-2 with a walk Wednesday against the Blue Jays. --Daniel Schlereth was tagged for four runs in an inning by the Blue Jays in his appearance Wednesday...

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  20. Justin Upton, Diamondbacks Agree To Six-Year Contract Extension

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are officially locking down their future in the signing of Justin Upton. The Diamondbacks and Upton agreed to a six-year $51.26 million contract extension yesterday...

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  21. Mets, Braves Get Back Into the Swing of Things

    It was a three-run fifth inning that sparked the New York Mets to a 4-2 win over the Atlanta Braves today in Grapefruit League action.  Russ Adams hit a solo shot off of Chris Resop in the eighth to put the game away...

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  22. 2010 Tampa Bay Rays: Preview

    The Tampa Bay Rays are coming back from a disappointing 2009 campaign after a World Series run in 2008. The Rays have a long list of youngsters that are ready to break free and bust open the door...

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  23. 2010 New York Yankees Preview

    Bottom line, the Yankees are the defending World Series champions. I think they have a very good shot for pulling off the repeat...

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  24. 2010 Boston Red Sox Preview

    The Boston Red Sox came so close but they failed to make it past the ALDS by losing to the Angels in the first round of last year’s playoffs. However, it was an up and down year for the Sox that saw them finish with a 95-67 record...

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  25. 2010 Baltimore Orioles Preview

    The Baltimore Orioles are looking to make a run in the AL East or at least trying to improve on their past seasons. Last year the Orioles finished dead last in the AL East with a 64-98 record, worse than their 2008 season...

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