The Oakland Athletics will use Brian Fuentes, Grant Balfour and Ryan Cook at closer, manager Bob Melvin said Saturday.
Manny Ramirez is expected to join Oakland at its spring training facility on Friday, yet another part of the Athletics' offseason overhaul.
Bob Melvin is Billy Beane's new man to lead the Athletics for the long haul, or so Oakland's general manager hopes.
The use of banned substances by one player impacts many others. Would Manny even be in L.A. today minus steroids? Would the Cubs be world champs?
The new-look All-Star Game has 11 first-time starters and four from the World Series champion Red Sox.
Detroit pitcher Nate Cornejo was suspended for five games and Philadelphia pitcher Ryan Madson for three for their actions during spring training games.