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Rox Sign Fast-Ball Jimenez
The Colorado Rockies signed pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez to a four-year contract worth $10 million yesterday. The 25-year-old star from the Dominican Republic raises expectations for the struggling Rockies. As The Denver Post writes, “No one last season threw more pitches over 95 mph than the right-hander. Everything about him is fast these days.”