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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 »

Chris Carpenter Out For 2013 Season, Possibly Longer [Report]

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St. Louis Cardinals ace pitcher Chris Carpenter will potentially miss the entire 2013 season, the team announced Tuesday. Cards general manager John Mozeliak made the announcement during a press conference, citing continued issues with the health of Carpenter’s right shoulder, neck, and arm. “Do I envision Carp returning? I would say it’s very unlikely, so… Read more »

Carl Pavano Injures Spleen While Shoveling Snow

Carl Pavano

Carl Pavano ruptured his spleen this week while shoveling snow. The 37-year-old free-agent was shoveling snow in the driveway at his Vermont home. The free-agent pitcher is expected to be sidelined for six to eight weeks following the injury. It hasn’t been a good year for Pavano and injuries. He suffered a right shoulder injury… Read more »

Derek Jeter Cleared For Baseball Activity, Aims For Opening Day Return

Derek Jeter Cleared For Baseball Activity, Aims For Opening Day Return

Derek Jeter has been cleared to start baseball activity after recovering from a broken ankle, leading the New York Yankees shortstop to aim for an Opening Day return. The 38-year-old Yankees captain broke his ankle during a disappointing playoff run for the Yankees that ended in the AL Championship series against the Detroit Tigers. Jeter… Read more »

Alex Rodriguez Undergoes Hip Surgery, Expected To Be Out For 6 Months

A Rod undergoes hip surgery

New York Yankee Alex Rodriguez underwent surgery on his left hip Wednesday and is expected to be out for six months to ensure a full recovery. According to The Washington Post, Rodriguez’s doctor repaired a torn labrum and impingement. The surgery “went as planned and without complication.” Rodriguez, 37, is expected to be released from… Read more »