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  1. Done deal: Red Sox acquire Wade Miley from the Diamondbacks

    Dec 12, 2014, 8:20 PM EST

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    The deal was reported earlier this week and it’s now official.

  2. Rangers agree to a deal with Kyuji Fujikawa

    Dec 12, 2014, 7:31 PM EST

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    Fujikawa was expected to handle the closer role when the Cubs brought him over from Japan for $9.5 million two years ago, but Tommy John surgery limited him to just 27 appearances with the club.

  3. Rays sign Bobby Wilson, Corey Brown and Eugenio Velez

    Dec 12, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

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    All three received invitations to major league spring training, but figure to serve as minor league depth in 2015.

  4. Rangers sign Anthony Bass, Ross Wolf, and Antoan Richardson

    Dec 11, 2014, 11:00 PM EST

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    All three received invites to major league spring training.

  5. Dodgers reliever Chris Withrow undergoes surgery for herniated disk in back

    Dec 11, 2014, 8:41 PM EST

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    Dodgers reliever Chris Withrow already had Tommy John surgery on his right elbow back in June.

  6. Matt Kemp says farewell to Dodgers fans after trade to Padres

    Dec 11, 2014, 7:47 PM EST

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    The deal isn’t officially announced, but Matt Kemp said goodbye to Dodgers fans and the city of Los Angeles today after learning that he’s headed to the Padres.

  7. Mariners “appear unwilling” to go beyond three years for Melky Cabrera

    Dec 11, 2014, 6:59 PM EST

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    With a void in right field, many consider the Mariners a natural fit to sign free agent outfielder Melky Cabrera. However, it’s far from a sure thing.

  8. Padres fail to reach agreement with Korean left-hander Kwang-Hyun Kim

    Dec 11, 2014, 6:11 PM EST

    Padres general manager A.J. Preller met with the agent for Kim this week and expressed optimism about getting something done, but today’s 5 p.m. ET deadline passed without an agreement.

  9. The Rays are getting calls about Wil Myers

    Dec 10, 2014, 12:46 AM EST

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    Myers was limited to 87 games this past season due to a wrist injury and batted just .222/.294/.320 with six home runs.

  10. The Astros have talked to Sergio Romo and Luke Gregerson

    Dec 9, 2014, 11:40 PM EST

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    After getting passed over by Andrew Miller and David Robertson, the Astros are now talking to Sergio Romo and Luke Gregerson.

  11. Padres could deal Jesse Hahn for offense

    Dec 9, 2014, 11:13 PM EST

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    Hahn is coming off an impressive showing as a rookie in which he posted a 3.07 ERA and 70/32 K/BB ratio in 73 1/3 innings across 12 starts and two relief appearances.

  12. Quote of the Day: Giants assistant GM Bobby Evans on being a runner-up

    Dec 9, 2014, 10:48 PM EST

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    Bobby Evans has a good sense of humor despite the Giants being passed over by Pablo Sandoval, Yasmany Tomas, and now Jon Lester.

  13. Max Scherzer is looking for a contract worth more than $200 million

    Dec 9, 2014, 10:26 PM EST

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    The market for Scherzer has been pretty quiet at this week’s Winter Meetings so far, but things will likely heat up once Jon Lester is off the board.

  14. The Mets and Rangers are talking about a Dillon Gee trade

    Dec 9, 2014, 10:09 PM EST

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    Gee, who is from Texas, owns a 3.91 ERA over 103 starts and three relief appearances in the majors.

  15. Rangers talking with the Rockies about Wilin Rosario

    Dec 9, 2014, 9:57 PM EST

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    Rosario is a poor defensive catcher, but he could make sense for a number of AL teams.

  16. Angels have interest in Rockies infielder Josh Rutledge

    Dec 9, 2014, 9:16 PM EST

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    Rutledge turns 25 in April and batted .269/.323/.405 with four home runs and 33 RBI over 105 games this past season.

  17. Jon Lester “nearing finish line,” could make decision tonight

    Dec 9, 2014, 9:01 PM EST

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    Lester is soon expected to have final offers to choose from.

  18. The Giants have talked to the Braves about a trade for Justin Upton and Chris Johnson

    Dec 9, 2014, 8:53 PM EST

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    It’s a decent match on paper, but neither club is “overly optimistic” that a deal will ultimately get done.

  19. David Ross is a pretty popular guy right now

    Dec 9, 2014, 8:19 PM EST

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    For someone who batted just .184 this past season, veteran catcher David Ross is pretty popular right now.

  20. Tigers GM Dave Dombrowski shoots down report about Max Scherzer

    Dec 9, 2014, 7:49 PM EST

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    It was reported earlier today that the Tigers “are prepared to spend big, big dollars” to re-sign right-hander Max Scherzer, but general manager Dave Dombrowski is singing a very different tune.

  21. Phillies manager Ryne Sandberg says they’d have to be “wowed” to trade Cole Hamels

    Dec 9, 2014, 7:25 PM EST

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    Hamels would be a perfectly suitable “Plan B” for the Red Sox or Cubs if they miss out on Jon Lester.

  22. The Orioles, Rangers, and Mariners are all out on Matt Kemp

    Dec 9, 2014, 7:05 PM EST

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    Kemp appears more and more likely to be headed to the Padres.

  23. The Dodgers are telling teams that Dee Gordon is available

    Dec 9, 2014, 6:23 PM EST

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    Gordon is coming off a solid season in which he batted .289/.326/.378 over 148 games while leading the majors with 64 stolen bases.

  24. Cubs expected to trade catcher Welington Castillo

    Dec 9, 2014, 6:06 PM EST

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    After acquiring Miguel Montero from the Diamondbacks today, the Cubs are expected to move Welington Castillo.

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