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Honus Wagner Card Sells For Record $2.1 Million At Auction

Honus Wagner Card Sells For $2.1 Million

A Honus Wagner baseball card called the most coveted of all time sold for a record $2.1 million in an online auction this week. The 1909-11 T206 Honus Wagner has now become one of the most valuable baseball cards of all time, setting the highest price ever paid in a public sale. It also turned… Read more »

Jose Valverde Resigns With Detroit Tigers

Detroit Tigers sign Valverde

Jose Valverde has resigned with the Detroit Tigers. The pitcher will apparently not be promised that he will be the closer for the 2013 version of the team despite having spent the last three seasons in that role for Detroit. According to the team, the man who is called Papa Grande will have to show… Read more »

Jackie Bradley Jr. Added To Boston Red Sox Opening Day Roster

Boston Red Sox Jackie Bradley Jr Opening Day Roster

Jackie Bradley Jr. has been added to the Boston Red Sox’s 25-man Opening Day roster. Bradley earned his spot on the roster after an impressive offensive push among Grapefruit league leaders. Bradley will take to left field for Monday’s season opener against New York at Yankee’s stadium. The move to push Bradley Jr. onto the… Read more »

Yankees Finalize Trade For Vernon Wells

Wells will wear No. 56 for the Yankees and play left field.

The New York Yankees have finalized a trade with the Los Angeles Angels for veteran Vernon Wells after two days of negotiations. It was reported Sunday that the Yankees had a trade in the works, and it is now a done deal as the Angels will receive a pair of minor leaguers from the Yankees…. Read more »

Domican Republic Wins World Baseball Classic

The DR went undefeated to win the WBC

The Dominican Republic defeated Puerto Rico Tuesday night to win the World Baseball Classic. The Caribbean nation went undefeated in tournament play on its historic run. There have been three World Baseball Classics. In 2006, Japan won the inaugural tournament. In 2009, Japan won again. The Dominican Republic had never made it past the semi-finals…. Read more »

Chase Headley Out With Broken Thumb, Will Miss Up To Six Weeks

Headley suffered a broken left thumb on Sunday against the Angels.

The San Diego Padres will have to start the 2013 season without their gold glove third baseman, as Chase Headley is out after breaking the tip of his left thumb against the Los Angeles Angels Sunday. Headley was trying to break up a double play in the first inning of the game but will now… Read more »