Huff still thinking Giants

For almost a week, Aubrey Huff has been able to listen to sales pitches from other teams.   And a return to San Francisco remains his first choice.   “Aubrey continues to hope that he can do a deal with the Giants,” his agent, Ed Hayes, said in an email to on Saturday morning.   Huff played first base
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November 13, 2010  |  Discuss

Phillies sign Orr to minor league deal

The Phillies have signed utility man Pete Orr to a minor-league contract, a source told Orr is a career .260 hitter in the big leagues. He played 347 games in the majors between Atlanta and Washington, from 2005 through 2009. He spent this season at Class AAA Syracuse in the Washington organization, batting .264 with 12 home runs and 45 RBIs in 137 games. He played...
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November 11, 2010  |  Discuss

Tigers likely won't be in Jeter market

Some have wondered if the Detroit Tigers would be an option for Derek Jeter, in the unlikely event that his negotiations with the New York Yankees break down. After all, he is a Michigan native.But it’s doubtful that the Tigers will be in the market for a shortstop by the time Jeter files for free agency.Instead, the Tigers are expected to reach an agreement with incumbent shortstop...
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October 25, 2010  |  Discuss

Mariners to meet with McClendon about managerial position

  Lloyd McClendon will interview for the Mariners’ managerial opening this week, major-league sources confirmed to This is believed to be McClendon’s first managerial interview since he was dismissed as manager of the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2005. That is surprising, given his credentials and the performance of Tigers hitters during his time as the Detroit batting...
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October 12, 2010  |  Discuss
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