Cockcroft: Around the American League
What's been going on around the American League in the past week? Tristan H. Cockcroft takes a quick-hitting look at the news and notes for each of the 14 AL teams:
American League East
BALTIMORE ORIOLES: OF Corey Patterson's role as an everyday player became more assured on Monday, after it was learned that Jay Payton will miss a few weeks due to a strained left hamstring. That helps clear up some of the clutter the team has in the outfield, at designated hitter and first base, ...
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