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Monthly Archives: January 2018

Mookie Betts wins arbitration case against Red Sox

PHOENIX (AP) — Mookie Betts beat the Boston Red Sox in the first salary arbitration case of the year. The All-Star outfielder will get a raise from $ 950,000 to $ 10.5 million instead of the team’s $ 7.5 million. Arbitrators Daniel Brent, Mark Burstein and Phillip LaPorte made the decision Wednesday, a day after hearing arguments. The 25-year-old hit ...

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First-Time Buyers Giving Up On Toronto’s Housing Market, Poll Shows

The reality of high house prices, rising interest rates and tougher new mortgage rules is sinking in for Canada’s largest housing market, where first-time buyers are showing all the signs of fatigue. According to an Ipsos survey carried out for the Toronto Real Estate Board (TREB), far fewer first-time buyers will be lining up to get on Toronto’s property ladder ...

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12 prospects who just missed the Top 100

Putting together MLB Pipeline’s Top 100 Prospects list is a team effort. Jim Callis, Jonathan Mayo and Mike Rosenbaum join forces to put the ranking together. Needless to say, there isn’t 100 percent agreement right out of the gate and, as a result, some favorites who might be on an individual list don’t make the final 100.</p… MLB News Index

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Utah Jazz to bid for upcoming All-Star Game

SALT LAKE CITY (AP)  — The Utah Jazz plan to submit a proposal to host the NBA All-Star Game in either 2022 or 2023. The decision comes on the heels of a $ 125 million renovation to Vivint Smart Home Arena that debuted at the beginning of this season. The 2023 game would be 30 years after the Jazz last ...

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The Latest: Goodell says focus will be on replay, rule book

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) The Latest on Super Bowl activities on Wednesday including NFL commissioner Roger Goodell’s annual Super Bowl week news conference. (all times local): 1:20 p.m. Commissioner Roger Goodell says the NFL will emphasize ways to cut down on longer replay reviews while focusing on the rule book as a way to improve officiating. Goodell said Wednesday in his annual ...

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