1. 2011 MLB Free Agency: New York Yankees Sign Freddy Garcia and Jayson Nix

    In their first significant moves of the 2011 MLB offseason, the New York Yankees strengthened the back of their bullpen and added depth on their bench...

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  2. Colorado Rockies Trade Utility Player Ty Wigginton to the Philadelphia Phillies

    According to the Colorado Rockies ' official team Twitter account, they have traded utility man Ty Wigginton to the Phillies in exchange for a player to be named later or cash...

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  3. New York Mets: Jason Pridie and Nick Evans Clear Waivers

    According to EspnNewYork.com's Adam Rubin , Mets ' outfielder Jason Pridie and utility-player Nick Evans cleared waivers on Friday...

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  4. New York Mets: Chris Capuano Isn't Coming Back, What It Means for the Rotation

    On Tuesday, the New York Mets announced that they wouldn't be re-signing left-handed pitcher Chris Capuano for the 2012 season and beyond...

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  5. New York Jets: Joe McKnight Is the AFC Special Teams Player of October

    Earlier today, Jets ' running back/return specialist Joe McKnight was awarded the honor of being the AFC Special Teams' Player-of-the-Month for the month of October...

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  6. 2011 MLB Free Agency: Which Free Agent Closer Should the New York Mets Go After?

    The New York Mets' closer for roughly a month and a half last season, Bobby Parnell, certainly had his well-documented share of struggles trying to replace former closer Francisco Rodriguez who was traded to the Milwaukee Brewers in July...

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  7. New York Mets: How Changes to Citi Field Dimensions Will Affect the Team in 2012

    According to ESPNNewYork.com , Citi Field, the Mets ' infamously pitcher-friendly ballpark, has undergone some major alterations this offseason, presumably with the intended effect of boosting the Mets hitters' power numbers...

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  8. Maryland Terrapins Football: October Month-in-Review

    October Month-In-Review Record: 1-4 in the month, 2-6 overall October 1st- Win vs. Towson 28-3 The final score doesn't do enough justice to how close this game was...

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  9. New York Mets: Mets Hire Former MLB Outfielder Tom Goodwin as 1st Base Coach

    According to ESPNNewYork.com's Adam Rubin, the New York Mets have hired former MLB outfielder Tom Goodwin as their first base coach to replace Mets fan favorite Mookie Wilson...

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  10. 2011 NCAA Football: Houston's Case Keenum Breaks NCAA All-Time Passing TD Record

    In the Houston Cougars' win over the Rice Owls on Thursday night, Houston star quarterback Case Keenum went off for a career-best 9 passing touchdowns, with 5 of them going to star receiver Patrick Edwards...

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  11. Carson Palmer: Oakland Raiders Acquire the QB from the Cincinnati Bengals

    According to ESPN , on Tuesday the Oakland Raiders acquired former Pro Bowl quarterback Carson Palmer from the Cincinnati Bengals for a 2012 first-round pick and a conditional 2013 second-round pick...

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  12. Maryland Terrapins Football: September Month-in-Review

    September Month-in-Review Record: 1-2 September 5- Win vs Miami (FL) 32-24 Maryland's first game of the year resulted in a close win over the injury and suspension-depleted Miami Hurricanes...

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  13. New York Mets: Manager Terry Collins' Contract Extended Until 2013

    Today the New York Mets extended first-year manager Terry Collins' contract until 2013. At times during this season, the injury-depleted Mets seemed to play inspired ball under ...

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  14. Maryland Terps Football 2011: Game 1 Preview vs. Miami (FL)

    Tomorrow night's contest at Byrd Stadium in College Park, Maryland will be the first game in many different ways for the Terps. It will of course be the first game of the 2011 season...

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  15. Maryland Terrapins: Update on Former Terps Currently Signed to NFL Rosters

    The University of Maryland at College Park's athletics department is known a lot more for its basketball program than it is for its football program, so former Terps football players ...

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  16. New York Mets: Who the Mets Should Add to Their 40-Man Roster on September 1st

    After being swept in rather embarrassing fashion at the hands of the playoff-bound Milwaukee Brewers this weekend at Citi Field, it became clear to Mets players, fans and management ...

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  17. Several New York Mets Players, Including Jason Bay, Clear Waivers

    According to a source referenced to by EspnNewYork.com's Adam Rubin, Jason Bay , Chris Capuano, D.J. Carrasco, Willie Harris and Angel Pagan of the Mets have all been placed on and cleared waivers...

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  18. New York Mets Sign First-Round Draft Pick Brandon Nimmo

    Minutes before the August 16th midnight deadline for MLB teams to sign their 2011 draft picks, the Mets signed their first-round, 13th overall pick Brandon Nimmo, a high school outfielder from Wyoming, to a minor league contract worth $2...

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  19. 2011 NBA Draft: Maryland's Jordan Williams Goes 36th to the New Jersey Nets

    Jordan Williams, the Maryland Terrapins star power forward for the last two seasons, was drafted 36th overall in the 2011 NBA Draft by the New Jersey Nets ...

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  20. NBA Draft 2011: Impending Lockout to Cast a Pall on Tonight's Draft

    At Newark, New Jersey's Prudential Center tonight, most of the interest will be centered on Duke's Kyrie Irving and Arizona's Derrick Williams, the two players widely believed to go No...

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  21. Mets Minor League Update: St. Lucie Mets Starting Pitcher Matt Harvey

    Matt Harvey The seventh pick in the 2010 MLB draft out of the University of North Carolina, Matt Harvey was an afterthought of sorts in a draft that included highly-touted ...

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  22. Detroit Pistons: Ex-New Jersey Nets Coach Lawrence Frank Interviewed for Vacancy

    According to ESPN's Marc Stein, former New Jersey Nets head coach and current Boston Celtics assistant coach Lawrence Frank was recently interviewed for the Detroit Pistons head coaching vacancy...

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  23. 2011 MLB Season: (Almost) Midseason Individual Player Awards Preview

    Most MLB teams are at least 64 games into this 2011 season and we all know that 64 is about two-fifths of 162 which is how many games are in a MLB season...

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  24. New York Mets Minor League Update: Buffalo Bisons Pitcher Chris Schwinden

    Chris Schwinden, starting pitcher for the Mets ' Triple-A affiliate Buffalo Bisons, has definitely not gotten to the minor leagues the conventional way...

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  25. New York Mets: Dillon Gee Is Becoming the Ace of the Staff Out of the 21st Round

    Dillon Gee, starting pitcher for the Mets , improved his record on this season to 6-0 and lowered his era to 3.33 with a scoreless, seven-inning outing on Saturday against the NL East rival Atlanta Braves ...

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