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Old 11-21-2012, 01:57 PM
PaleHoser PaleHoser is offline
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Default Chone Figgins DFA'ed by Mariners

Seattle is looking at eating the final year of his contract at $8M.

If KW was still GM I'm sure the Sox would have interest, but who knows now.
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Old 11-21-2012, 02:06 PM
Rocky Soprano Rocky Soprano is offline
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KW always gets his man!
He has nothing else to give so I hope the Sox stay away.
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Old 11-21-2012, 02:11 PM
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Third base problem is over.
Coming up to bat for our White Sox is the Mighty Mite, Nelson Fox.
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Old 11-28-2012, 04:03 PM
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Mariners didn't use the last two days they had available to them to try to find a landing spot for Figgins. No team was going to trade for Figgins, who still has a year, and $8.5 million, left on his contract.

Figgins is free to sign with any team, which will only have to pay him the minimum salary. He'll find work, most likely on a non-roster basis with a spring-training invite. Possibly to the Rays.

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Old 11-28-2012, 08:50 PM
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Originally Posted by Rocky Soprano View Post
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Old 11-28-2012, 09:48 PM
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Our third base troubles are over!
Hahn always gets his mahn.

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Old 11-28-2012, 10:51 PM
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I am fairly certain he is washed up but am I the only person that wouldn't mind taking a flyer on him? If he would accept a minor league contract and invitation to spring training or some sort of similar deal to what we gave Andruw Jones I wouldn't be horribly opposed.

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