Pounding the pavement
Pedro, Big Hurt, Edmonds among the free agents still looking for work
As Major League Baseball continues its love affair with players so young they don't even need a Red Bull to get up for a game, a corresponding fraternity of veterans is feeling unloved, unwanted and -- let's be frank -- unemployed.
It was the wrong winter to be 35-plus and unattached, as MLB teams cut corners, pledged allegiance to player development and forced a lot of veterans to grovel for roster spots.
In recognition of the nation's 8.5 percent jobless rate, this week's installment ...
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