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Mariano Rivera Tosses Successful Simulation Inning

Mariano Rivera was very pleased with his one inning simulation today.

Mariano Rivera tossed one quick and effective inning this morning at theNew York Yankees Spring Training Complex in Tampa, Florida. The inning was pitched to the delight of coaches and fans who have already watched the Bronx Bombers lose key outfielder Curtis Granderson earlier this week. Yankees fans are hoping to forget an off-season which… Read more »

Dodgers Pitcher Zack Greinke Says Its All About The Money

Zack Greinke signed with the Dodgers for the money

While we often suspect that our favorite professional athletes are signing with one team or another because of the money, we don’t often hear them come right out and say it. New Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Zack Greinke isn’t ashamed to admit he tends to go to whatever team will pay him the most… Read more »

Alfonso Soriano To Yankees Rumors Heat Up

Alfonso Soriano could be heading to the Yankees

Alfonso Soriano to the New York Yankees rumors seemingly started not five minutes after Curtis Granderson winced and grabbed his arm. The Yankee outfielder broke his forearm in his first Spring Training at bat. Right after the announcement that Granderson would be out for a little over a month, a sort of convergence of truth… Read more »

Curtis Granderson Breaks Forearm In Spring Training Game

Curtis Granderson broke his forearm when he was hit by a pitch

New York Yankee outfielder Curtis Granderson got off to a rough start to his Spring Training. Granderson didn’t strike out five straight times, or get thrown out stealing. The newly minted $15 million dollar power hitter probably wishes his problems were based in getting hits. Granderson stepped to the plate for his first at-bat of… Read more »

Mat Gamel Tears ACL Again, Out For Season

After tearing his ACL for a second time. Mat Gamel will miss the 2013 season

Slated to be the Milwaukee Brewers opening day first baseman, Mat Gamel is out for the season after tearing his ACL for the second time in less than one year. The Brewers other first baseman, Corey Hart, is slated to miss three to four months after right knee surgery in late January. For Mat Gamel,… Read more »

Jason Giambi Signs Minor League Contract With Cleveland Indians

Jason Giambi

Jason Giambi has signed a minor league contract with the Cleveland Indians. The deal provides Giambi with a non-roster invitation to Spring Training. Over the last four seasons, Giambi has played for the Colorado Rockies as a part-time player and pinch hitter. During 60 game appearances last season, Giambi hit .225 with a single homerun,… Read more »