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Angels acquire Jabari Blash from the Yankees

The Yankees announced on Wednesday that the club traded outfielder Jabari Blash to the Angels in exchange for a player to be named later or cash …

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Report: Rangers sign P Chavez

Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports is reporting that the Texas Rangers have signed right-handed pitcher and former Blue Jay Jesse Chavez.<p>rangers sign jesse …

Heyman | Rays Agree To Deal With Carlos Gomez

Report | Marcus Smart cleared to return Friday<p>Published<p>17 mins ago<p>on<p>Feb 21, 2018<p>Gary A. Vasquez-USA TODAY Sports<p><b>Boston Celtics</b> guard <b>Marcus Smart</b> …

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Steven Souza Jr. trade reaction: Arizona Diamondbacks rob 'tanking' Tampa Bay Rays?

The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired Steven Souza from the Tampa Bay Rays in a three-team trade that included sending Brandon Drury to the New York …

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Could the Minnesota Twins still add pitching?

ST. PETERSBURG, FL - SEPTEMBER 16: Pitcher Alex Cobb<p>The Minnesota Twins made their first big splash of the offseason over the weekend. After already …

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Heyman | Orioles Agree To Deal With Colby Rasmus

Report | Alshon Jeffery undergoes rotator cuff surgery<p>Published<p>10 mins ago<p>on<p>Feb 21, 2018<p>Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports<p><b>Philadelphia Eagles</b> wide …

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Phillies willing to sign Jake Arrieta if ...

CLEARWATER, Fla. — Longstanding rumors linking the Phillies to free-agent pitcher Jake Arrieta continue to percolate. On Tuesday morning, baseball …

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Phillies, Jake Arrieta having ‘dialogue’

No, not like a Socratic dialogue, in which each side, in a mostly cooperative, but intellectually confrontational manner interrogate one another as a …

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Yankees trade for Brandon Drury: What it means

<b>TAMPA --</b> The Yankees have acquired infielder Brandon Drury from the Diamondbacks, a source confirmed to NJ Advance Media on Tuesday night.<p>FanRag's …

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MLB free agency: Phillies, Jake Arrieta having dialogue

The Phillies are “having dialogue” with free-agent starting pitcher Jake Arrieta, per FanRag Sports’ Jon Heyman, though Philadelphia appears to be …

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Don Mattingly gets testy with Bryce Harper for no good reason

Yesterday Bryce Harper was asked about the Miami Marlins offseason moves. Fair question. The Marlins are division rivals and that club’s tear-down …

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Phillies could get Jake Arrieta on their terms

CLEARWATER, Fla. — It seems the longer Jake Arrieta remains unsigned, the higher the chances the Phillies will get their way.<p>More Phillies …

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Blue Jays Mailbag: Factors to Consider for Josh Donaldson's Next Contract

Will Donaldson remain a Jay past 2018? Andrew Stoeten discusses that, Stroman's arbitration case, and answers a question on whether Tulo should, gulp, retire.<p>Spring training is finally here, and the Toronto Blue Jays are looking as close as ever to having their 2018 roster set. What that roster …

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Cubs' Jon Lester scoffs at allegations brought against agents in lawsuit

MESA, Ariz. – Cubs pitcher Jon Lester said a lawsuit alleging his agents for years have steered clients to providers of performance-enhancing drugs …

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AL Central Notes: Royals, LoMo, Moose, Twins, Sano, Abreu

For the <b>Royals</b>, replacing <b>Eric Hosmer</b> likely won’t mean paying another veteran significant dollars to line up at first base. As Rustin Dodd of the …

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Royals Rumblings - News for February 20, 2018

<b>Royals Rumblings - News for February 20, 2018</b><p>Sam Mellinger tries to figure out how the Royals’ negotiations with Eric Hosmer went.<p>▪ Royals owner …

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Chicago Cubs Rumors: Jake Arrieta, Phillies would make a lot of sense

Former Chicago Cubs right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Philadelphia Phillies are reportedly “having dialogue” – and this should not surprise …

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MLB Rumour Roundup: Assessing where top free agents stand

J.D. Martinez and Eric Hosmer are finally off the board, removing giant logs from the clogged-up free agent river. There’s still a mini army of …

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Heyman | Phillies Having Dialogue With Jake Arrieta

Suitors are now beginning to emerge for former National League Cy Young Award winner and World Series champion <b>Jake Arrieta</b>. Arrieta is having …

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Heyman | Red Sox Change Their Outlook With Martinez Signing

Does an Encarnacion for Bradley Jr trade make sense?<p>Published<p>1 week ago<p>on<p>Feb 11, 2018<p>USA Today Sports<p>Rumors are once again circling that the <b>Boston</b> …

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Jake Arrieta and the Phillies are having a ‘dialogue’ but is it just a play for leverage?

How much of this is legitimate and how much is Scott Boras doing his thing?<p>The Phillies want Jake Arrieta on a short-term deal. This we know, and that makes complete sense. He’s 32 years old and the Phillies are going to have some salary crunching to do a few seasons down the road.<p>But they’re not …

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The Rays announce “The Rays Tank.” Really.

Earlier this offseason the Rays traded away franchise player Evan Longoria. Over the weekend they traded starter Jake Odorizzi to the Twins and …

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Orioles continue to add rotation reinforcements, reportedly bring back Tillman

Tillman joins Andrew Cashner as recent Orioles pickups<p>Even after signing Andrew Cashner last week, the Baltimore Orioles were still looking for …

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Royals Rumblings - News for February 19, 2018

<b>Royals Rumblings - News for February 19, 2018</b><p>Royals general manager Dayton Moore said even with the money saved from Eric Hosmer agreeing to a deal …

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With Hosmer Signed What's Next For The Padres?

Heyman | Myers OK with outfield move if Padres land Hosmer<p>Published<p>2 months ago<p>on<p>Dec 6, 2017<p>Stan Szeto-USA TODAY Sports<p><b>Padres</b> star <b>Wil Myers</b> has …

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Report: Red Sox, J.D. Martinez close to deal

Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports<p>After a whole lot of back and forth, it sounds like J.D. Martinez may finally be moving close to a new landing …

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K&C - Florio's excellent fill-in work; Headlines with Trump's low moment & Fergie's anthem 2-19-18

• This Just In<br>• Audio<br>• Trending<p>Red Sox ownership: Giancarlo Stanton on Yankees good for rivalry, but we have best pitching staff in American League<br>• Devin …

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Royals Rumors: Royals could add another starting pitcher

(Photo by Ed Zurga/Getty Images)<p>The Royals rumors are starting to take off, with two of the former free agents signing deals elsewhere. Now it …

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Cleveland Indians: Breaking down Francisco Lindor’s new look

Cleveland Indians fans are expecting great things from Francisco Lindor in 2018, and the young shortstop is sporting an interesting new look.<p>Even …

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Dolphins Place Franchise Tag On Jarvis Landry

Willson Contreras may not adhere to new MLB rule<p>Published<p>12 mins ago<p>on<p>Feb 20, 2018<p>Rick Scuteri-USA TODAY Sports<p>Major League Baseball made some …

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