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Nick Swisher to test free agency

Updated: November 11, 2012, 8:34 AM ET
By Andrew Marchand | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- The New York Yankees have three more holes to fill this offseason as starter Hiroki Kuroda, closer Rafael Soriano and right fielder Nick Swisher did not accept the team's $13.3 million, one-year qualifying offers.

"I'm not surprised whatsoever," Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said. "I expected it."

Under the new collective bargaining agreement, the Yankees will receive a first-round pick if the players sign with another club during free agency. The Yankees are ...

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