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Across the AL: Baltimore Orioles Unlikely to Repeat 2012 Success

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The Baltimore Orioles shocked many baseball fans in 2012, when they not only won 93 games and nearly won the AL East, but also managed to secure a spot in the postseason.  After all, it had been 15 years since the Orioles last had a winning season or made the playoffs.    Despite eventually losing in ...

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10 Pitchers the Yankees can target after losing Darvish

With reports that the Yankees are "not getting" Japanese starting pitcher Yu Darvish it is probably a good time to take a look at what's left on the starting pitching market and discuss if any of those starters fit in with the Yankees plans. Here are to best 10 starters still available: Gio Gonzalez (traded to ...

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Rumor: Yankees Concerned about Jair Jurrjens’ Knee

The Yankees are scouring the market for a starting pitcher so when Jair Jurrjens hit the trading block it seemed natural that they would be interested. However, according to Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York, the Yankees are concerned that Jurrjens may have a serious knee injury. The Yankees are being smart by taking his knee ...

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Trade Rumors: No Urgency for Braves to Trade Jurrjens

The Braves were aggressive in trying to trade pitcher Derek Lowe earlier this offseason, but don't expect that when it comes to Jair Jurrjens, according to Dave O'Brien of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution. O'Brien reported that the Braves are not actively shopping Jurrjens, but are merely willing to listen to offers that could potentially make them better. ...

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Yankees Trade Rumors: 10 Starting Pitchers Expected to be Available

The Yankees have been talking to just about every free agent starting pitcher, but interested in almost none of them it seems. So I thought it was a good time to take a look at the top 10 pitchers that are rumored to be on the trading block. John Danks, White Sox - Danks has the ...

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Trade Rumors: Yankees Among Teams Interested in Jurrjens

The Braves are expected to dangle starter Jair Jurrjens in trade talks this winter and Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated reported that the Yankees were among the teams interested in dealing for him. Jurrjens is a soon to be 26-year-old righty who has averaged 26 starts and a 3.20 ERA over the past three seasons. The ...

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