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It's Super Bowl week here in New York, which means media members (myself included) are hanging around at the Sheraton Hotel in Manhattan. On one of my several trips down to Radio Row, I happened to run into Steve Phillips, co-host of SiriusXM's "Evan and Phillips in the Morning" show, and we had a nice chat about the upcoming game. (You can read his prediction for the game here.)
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The Yankees and catcher Francisco Cervelli have avoided arbitration, agreeing on a one-year, non-guaranteed deal on Thursday.
The team did not disclose how much the deal was worth, but CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman reports that the deal is worth $700,000.
Cervelli played in 17 games in 2013, hitting .269 with a .377 on-base percentage, three home runs and eight RBIs. He broke his right...Read more »
It's a different season, but it's the same debate for AL MVP.
With the MLB season winding down, it's time to think about who will win each of baseball's most prestigious awards. Just like last year, the most debated award will be for AL MVP, where Angels outfielder Mike Trout and Tigers third baseman Miguel Cabrera square off in their "sabermetrics vs. Triple Crown" rematch of last...Read more »
it's not too often that a pitcher hits a home run in a cavernous ballpark such as Marlins Park. So when Marlins pitching phenom Jose Fernandez launched his first career home run Wednesday night against the Atlanta Braves, he made sure to savor the moment.
The Braves certainly didn't appreciate it, however.
The 20-year-old Fernandez appeared to admire his home run for quite a while, rounded...Read more »