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Daily Archives: 16th February 2018

Report: Twins agree to 1-year contract with Anibal Sanchez

The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a one-year, major-league contract with right-handed pitcher Anibal Sanchez worth $ 2.5 million, plus another $ 2.5 million in additional incentives, according to a report from Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. <… MLB | theScore

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Iannetta back with Rockies for 1st time since 2011

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) A contributing member of the Colorado Rockies during their best seasons a decade ago, Chris Iannetta rejoined them with a reprise in mind. Iannetta was a second-year reserve when the Rockies made their only World Series appearance in 2007 and was the starting catcher for a Colorado team that won a franchise-record 92 games in 2009. When ...

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Marcus Stroman frustrated with Blue Jays over negativity in arbitration

Toronto pitcher Marcus Stroman met with Blue Jays general manager Ross Atkins on Friday, a day after the 26-year old right-hander’s salary arbitration loss triggered him to vent on Twitter. Stroman received a raise from $ 3.4 million to $ 6.5 million instead of his $ 6.9 million request. “The negative things that were said against me, by my own ...

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Rangers GM: We won't burn 1st year off any contracts

Jeff Gorton isn’t going to give any of his club’s top prospects an extended look just yet, regardless of whether the New York Rangers follow through on their apparent plan to restructure the roster. “We are not going to burn the first year off any contracts,” the Rangers general manager told <a target="_blank" href="https://nypost.com/2018/02/16/gm-how-well-decide-if-prized-rookie… NHL | theScore

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Jeffrey Earnhardt pays tribute to Dale Earnhardt Sr.

[unable to retrieve full-text content] NASCAR.com’s GarageCam catches up with Jeffery Earnhardt in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series garage to talk about his helmet that pays tribute to his late grandfater, Dale Earnhardt Sr…. NASCAR on Yahoo! Sports – News, Scores, Standings, Rumors, Fantasy Games

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Twins turn to inexperienced pitchers to fill rotation holes

FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) The Minnesota Twins have holes in their rotation and inexperience pitchers might fill them. After a stagnant free-agent market this offseason that has carried over into the first week of camp, the Twins have been unable to land any of their top targets. Most recently left-handers Jason Vargas, who signed with the New York Mets on ...

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You Know Your Idea's A Win. Now, Make Your Boss Believe It

When I worked at an advertising agency as a junior account executive (or “suit”) responsible for managing accounts, we had a client who didn’t like any of the ad copy our creative team had presented for a certain ad. And the publication deadline was literally hours away. As a “suit” versus a “creative,” I still took it upon myself to ...

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