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  1. The Mets have John Mayberry, Jr. and Kyle Blanks on their radar

    Dec 4, 2014, 8:50 PM EST

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    Both players would fit with several teams in part-time duty or in a bench role.

  2. Report: Brandon Beachy already has “multiple offers in hand”

    Dec 4, 2014, 7:54 PM EST

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    Beachy is coming off his second Tommy John surgery and has thrown just 30 innings in the majors since June 16, 2012.

  3. Report: The Dodgers and Padres continue to discuss a possible Matt Kemp trade

    Dec 4, 2014, 6:15 PM EST

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    Yasmani Grandal could be one of the pieces to head back to the Dodgers.

  4. Delino DeShields chooses Reds’ Triple-A manager job over Twins’ first base coach job

    Dec 1, 2014, 11:39 PM EST

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    DeShields, who played 13 seasons in the majors, was the manager of the Reds’ Double-A affiliate in Pensacola this past season.

  5. “Less than a 50-50 chance” that Nick Markakis returns to the Orioles

    Dec 1, 2014, 10:46 PM EST

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    The Orioles and Markakis were having serious discussions last month about a four-year deal worth between $10-12 million per season, but little progress has been made since.

  6. Report: Astros could turn to Sergio Romo if they are unable to sign David Robertson

    Dec 1, 2014, 9:51 PM EST

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    Romo is coming off an up-and-down year in which he was yanked from the Giants’ closer role.

  7. Angels expected to non-tender Gordon Beckham

    Dec 1, 2014, 8:45 PM EST

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    Beckham batted .268 with two home runs and a .758 OPS in 61 plate appearances with the Angels down the stretch.

  8. The Braves appear to be a long shot for free agent left-hander Jon Lester

    Dec 1, 2014, 7:41 PM EST

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    The Braves shed some salary when they dealt Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden to the Cardinals last month and they could shed even more if they trade Justin Upton, but it appears that they are getting priced out of the mix.

  9. Report: Torii Hunter hopes to sign with a team prior to next week’s Winter Meetings

    Dec 1, 2014, 7:02 PM EST

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    It was reported over the weekend that Hunter is considering the Orioles, Rangers, and Mariners as well as a potential reunion with the Twins.

  10. Josh Donaldson writes farewell message to A’s fans

    Nov 29, 2014, 3:30 PM EST

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    After coming over the Cubs in 2008, Josh Donaldson emerged as a star in Oakland.

  11. Free agent reliever Andrew Miller is “moving closer” to a decision on where he’ll sign

    Nov 29, 2014, 1:59 PM EST

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    Miller has reportedly already received multiple three-year offers and is even drawing interest as a closer.

  12. Rangers prospect ordered to stay in Dominican Republic during investigation into fatal car crash

    Nov 29, 2014, 12:01 PM EST

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    Guzman crashed his Ford Explorer into a motorcycle in his hometown of La Vega on Tuesday morning and killed the driver, 27-year-old Eleazar Garcia.

  13. Athletics GM Billy Beane: “What we thought we had to do was do something that wasn’t timid”

    Nov 29, 2014, 10:15 AM EST

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    Many were caught off guard by the big Josh Donaldson trade with the Blue Jays last night. Athletics GM Billy Beane did his best to explain his rationale.

  14. Report: Athletics discussing Justin Upton, Evan Gattis with Braves

    Nov 29, 2014, 8:58 AM EST

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    The Athletics dealt star third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Blue Jays last night for Brett Lawrie and three prospects, but general manager Billy Beane isn’t done with reshuffling his roster.

  15. Report: The Royals have had internal discussions about Ryan Howard

    Nov 10, 2014, 11:22 PM EST

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    The Royals have reportedly discussed Ryan Howard as a possibility to replace Billy Butler at DH.

  16. Rival executive says the Phillies are “trying to blow the whole thing up”

    Nov 10, 2014, 10:21 PM EST

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    Jim Salisbury of CSNPhilly.com heard from one rival executive at the general managers’ meetings today that the Phillies are “trying to blow the whole thing up” and “everyone is for sale.”

  17. Report: Jason Hammel has drawn interest from 12 teams

    Nov 10, 2014, 9:25 PM EST

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    Jason Hammel faded after a mid-season trade to the Athletics, but that hasn’t stopped him from being a popular target in free agency.

  18. Marlins begin extension talks with Jose Fernandez, Christian Yelich, Adeiny Hechavarria

    Nov 10, 2014, 7:32 PM EST

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    Much has been made about the Marlins’ efforts to attempt to sign star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton to a contract extension, but they are also talking to some of their other young players.

  19. Jacob deGrom wins National League Rookie of the Year Award

    Nov 10, 2014, 6:52 PM EST

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    A strong finish gave deGrom the edge over Billy Hamilton and Kolten Wong.

  20. Rays interview Dave Martinez and Manny Acta for their managerial vacancy

    Nov 8, 2014, 5:28 PM EST

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    Martinez worked alongside Maddon for seven seasons, so he would appear to be a natural fit.

  21. Red Sox GM Ben Cherington downplays trade rumors involving Yoenis Cespedes

    Nov 8, 2014, 4:13 PM EST

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    The Red Sox have a logjam of outfielders and most of the trade speculation has centered on Yoenis Cespedes.

  22. Report: Red Sox to meet with Pablo Sandoval next week

    Nov 8, 2014, 3:01 PM EST

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    Only the Astros had a lower OPS at third base this season than the Red Sox (.580), so there’s a clear need for an upgrade going into 2015.

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