Rule 5 Draft

Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Huh? Rangers Select Seahawks QB Wilson In Minor League Phase Of Rule 5 Draft

Wilson, who played minor league baseball for parts of two seasons before becoming an NFL star, will be placed on Texas’ restricted list.


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Yankees Sign Hideki Okajima To Minor League Deal

The New York Yankees agreed to a minor-league deal Wednesday with former Red Sox lefty Hideki Okajima. The 36-year old will have an opportunity to compete for a spot on the Yankees’ 2012 Opening Day roster in spring training.


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Sweeny Says: Cash Talks

Brian Cashman left Orlando this morning as the Winter Meetings concluded. Here are some of his parting thoughts on Boston’s signing of Carl Crawford and the Yankees stepping up their pursuit of Cliff Lee.