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In this July 14, 1970 file photo, Cincinnati Reds' Pete Rose slams into Cleveland Indians' catcher Ray Fosse to score a controversial game-winning run for the National League team in the 12th inning of the 1970 All-Star game in Cincinnati.
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It's not hard to pinpoint organizational strategies in Major League Baseball, whether you're talking about the big spenders or those who rely on their farm systems and bargain hunting.
The New York Mets also are flashing big bucks, striking a deal with pitcher Bartolo Colon after signing Curtis Granderson.
Matt Williams was a four-time All-Star as a Giant, a three-time Gold Glove winner and a serious MVP candidate on several occasions.
If your SBN-search skills are better than mine [and workman aren't pounding on the wall opposite your computer] perhaps you can fill in the missing years.
During this MLB offseason, Stephen Drew was supposed to sign a long-term contract, Ubaldo Jimenez should've broken the bank in a thin class of free-agent pitchers and Brandon Phillips seemed certain to change addresses through trade.
New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi answers a question during a media availability at baseball's winter meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., Tuesday, Dec. 10, 2013.
The Yankees we last saw dropped $310 million on the free-agent market last week, unloading their fury on the rest of baseball after missing the playoffs for only the second time in the last 19 years.
Pablo Sandoval has long tantalized the Giants with his talent and disappointed with his weight, but the organization is confident that the third baseman's ability to become a free agent next fall finally will spur lifestyle changes.
This award is for a newcomer who does not act like a newcomer. This person somehow was able to pick up on all the idiosyncrasies of this crazy place and quickly became a well-established member of our community.
Tuesday was a day of celebration for Roger Angell's legion of fans. A fiction editor for The New Yorker magazine who gained popularity by writing superbly and beautifully about baseball across six decades, Angell was named the 2014 recipient of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award, giving him a place in the writer's wing of the Hall of Fame.
San Francisco Giants pitcher Matt Cain has pledged a $50,000 donation to the Make-A-Wish Foundation after seeing the success of the organization's "Batkid" visit to San Francisco last month.
The Giants' trade talks for a left fielder so far have amounted to wasted breath.
Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Bronson Arroyo delivers in the first inning during Game 2 of the National League division baseball series against the San Francisco Giants in San Francisco, Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012.
When the Giants training staff checked in with Buster Posey recently, the former National League MVP had a goal in mind.
If Candlestick Park will always have a special place in your heart, you can make sure it has a special place in your home as well.