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Ken Rosenthal Gives Props to Teenagers for Breaking News

Well earned.
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The usual suspects didn't break the news of Billy Butler's three-year, $30 million deal with the Oakland Athletics. Instead, it was a pair of teenagers. And Ken Rosenthal, usually first with the scoop, was quick to tip his cap to the 13- and 18-year-old reporters behind the report.

The usual suspects didn't break the news of Billy Butler's three-year, $30 million deal with the Oakland Athletics. Instead, it was a pair of teenagers. And Ken Rosenthal, usually first with the scoop, was quick to tip his cap to the 13- and 18-year-old reporters behind the report.

All in all, it was a good week for young stars in the baseball world.

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