Around The Horn: August28, 2012
(1) Erik Bedard released by Pirates. Kevin Correia to take over.
(2) Mark Teixeira out 1-2 weeks with calf strain.
(3) Felix Hernandez tosses 5th shutout. Amazing in second half.
(4) Tyler Colvin hot again.
(5) Brett Jackson driving ball into seats. Still striking out.
(6) Luke Gregerson Padres new closer?
(7) Dice-K on waivers. Roy Oswalt passes through waivers.
By Ray Flowers
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The co-host of The Drive on SiriusXM Fantasy Sports Radio (Sirius 210, XM 87: Mon-Fri 7-10 PM EDT), Ray also hosts his own show Sunday night (7-10 PM EDT). Ray has spent years squirreled away studying the inner workings of the fantasy game to the detriment of his personal life. Specializing in baseball, football and hockey, some consider him an expert in all three.
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