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Weekend Dump: Curt Schilling reveals cancer; Rodney joins M's; Helton's number retired

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Curt Schilling reveals he has cancer - ESPN

Schilling didn't specify the type of cancer; his wife was diagnosed with Stage 2 malignant melanoma in 2001. Let's all hope he can overcome this battle.

Fernando Rodney signs with M's - Lookout Landing

2 years, $14 million. He's had a longer track record of success than Tom Wilhelmsen and Danny Farquhar, who combined for 40 of Seattle's 43 saves in 2013.

Rockies to retire Todd Helton's #17 - Denver Post

He's the first Rockies player to have the distinction of having his number retired, which will happen on August 17, celebrating his 17-year career.

McCann likened to Thurman Munson - NY Daily News

Being compared to Munson is considered the ultimate Yankee compliment, but we already knew McCann was that kind of player.

Bronson Arroyo finally signs - CBS

2 years, $23.5 million for the D-backs. The contract also includes an option/buyout year for 2016.

A-rod drops lawsuit - NY Times

You get nothing! You lose! Good day, sir!

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