Posted December 04, 2011 on AP on Fox
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Albert Pujols, Prince Fielder and Jose Reyes could find a landing spot for the future. Gil Hodges, Ron Santo and Minnie Minoso could lock up a legacy forever. Baseball's winter meetings open Monday, a four-day session that often turns into a fan's delight. There's always the promise of blockbuster trades and major free-agent signings - even if they don't happen, the rumors and speculation keep things interesting. Will the New York Yankees work out a swap for Cubs pitcher Matt Garza? Will some bullpen add A's All-Star closer Andrew Bailey? Will C.J. Wilson or Mark Buehrle strike riches? Surely, there are some general managers itching to get busy. Six teams have hired new GMs, and Houston will become the seventh.
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