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BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

Seattle, Nelson Cruz Agree To 4-Year Deal

The Seattle Mariners and slugger Nelson Cruz have agreed on a 4-year, $57 million deal, CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman has confirmed.

12/01/2014

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Trending in Ben

Ben spent last night at the Maverick’s 53 point blowout, and came out of the game with two completely unrelated stories he just had to tell.

105.3 The Fan–11/14/2014

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9 Notable MLB Free Agents To Keep Tabs On

With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.

10/31/2014

OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 13: Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees warms up before their game against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on June 13, 2014 in Oakland, California.

5 Things You Need To Know About The 2014 MLB All-Star Game

The 2014 MLB All-Star Game will be played at Target Field in Minneapolis on July 15. Here are 5 things you need to know about the game.

07/14/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

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The 7 Dumbest Arguments In Sports

Everyone has their opinions — unfortunately, some of them are just better than others. Here are the 7 worst opinions circulating around the sports world today.

07/10/2014

J.J. Hardy #2 of the Baltimore Orioles forces out Dan Robertson #19 of the Texas Rangers to start a double play in the fifth inning at Oriole Park at Camden Yards on July 1, 2014 in Baltimore, Maryland.  (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images)

Skidding Rangers Fall To Orioles 8-3

Nelson Cruz hit his 26th home run, and Steve Pearce and Caleb Joseph also went deep against Nick Martinez as the Baltimore Orioles cruised past the Rangers for an 8-3 victory

07/02/2014

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US Tie Not Even Close To Nelson Miss

In an attempt to localize the emotions, I saw some people comparing Sunday’s World Cup result to Nelson Cruz’s outfield snafu that essentially cost the team the World Series.

06/23/2014

Baltimore Orioles v Texas Rangers

Rangers Fall To Baltimore Again 6-5

Nick Markakis hit a home run and the go-ahead single, Chris Davis homered against his former team, and the Orioles beat the Rangers by a score of 6-5 on Wednesday night.

06/05/2014

Nelson Cruz of the Baltimore Orioles celebrates after hitting a three-run home run against the Texas Rangers in the top of the eighth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on June 3, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (credit: Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Cruz HR Leads Orioles Past Rangers 8-3

Nelson Cruz hit a towering three-run homer in his return to Texas, capping a six-run outburst for the Orioles in their 8-3 victory over the Rangers on Tuesday night.

06/04/2014

Nelson Cruz held a brief press conference at Rangers Ballpark on Fruday August 30th (Photo Gina Miller, CBS 11)

Cruz, Braun, Peralta Move On After Biogenesis Case

Former Texas Ranger Nelson Cruz was branded a cheater and punished accordingly. As he waited to be introduced on his first opening day in Baltimore, the former All-Star wondered how Orioles fans would react in the aftermath of the 50-game suspension

04/09/2014

Nelson Cruz of the Texas Rangers takes batting practice before a game with the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park on June 4, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts. (credit: Jim Rogash/Getty Images)

Orioles Finalize $8 Million Deal With Cruz

Outfielder Nelson Cruz and the Baltimore Orioles have finalized an $8 million, one-year contract, a deal that puts him on track to become the team’s regular designated hitter.

02/25/2014

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