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- MLB players' union head Michael Weiner dies at 51 Updated: Nov-21-13 11:14 pm
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SAN FRANCISCO - Javier Lopez tested the market just as he wanted to do, then wound up right back where he has become so comfortable at this stage of his career.
NEW YORK - Michael Weiner, the plain-speaking, ever-positive labor lawyer who took over as head of the powerful baseball players' union four years ago and smoothed its perennially contentious relationship with management, died Thursday, 15 months after announcing he had been diagnosed with an inoperable brain tumor. He was 51.
SAN FRANCISCO - Javier Lopez found a nice fit in San Francisco from the moment the Pittsburgh Pirates dealt him to the Giants at the 2010 trade deadline.