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  1. UPDATE: Starlin Castro free after being questioned about shooting in Dominican Republic

    Dec 27, 2014, 4:40 PM EST

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    Cubs shortstop Starlin Castro was reportedly detained for questioning by authorities in the Dominican Republic on Saturday in connection with a nightclub shooting that injured six people.

  2. Before deciding on the Cubs, David Ross heard on the radio that he signed with the Padres

    Dec 27, 2014, 3:45 PM EST

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    David Ross recently took Rob Bradford of WEEI.com behind the scenes of how he landed a two-year, $5 million contract with the Cubs.

  3. Jake Peavy discusses his decision to stay with the Giants

    Dec 27, 2014, 11:01 AM EST

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    The Giants finalized their new two-year, $24 million contract with Jake Peavy this week.

  4. Longtime Rangers clubhouse manager Joe Macko passes away at the age of 86

    Dec 27, 2014, 8:59 AM EST

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    Macko worked for the Rangers for over 40 years.

  5. The Dodgers will pay the Padres $18 million toward Matt Kemp’s salary in 2015

    Dec 22, 2014, 11:00 PM EST

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    This means the Padres will only have to pay Kemp $3 million next season.

  6. Johnny Cueto won’t negotiate extension with Reds past Opening Day

    Dec 22, 2014, 9:32 PM EST

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    Johnny Cueto is set to become a free agent next offseason, but the Reds have a small window of time to convince their ace to stick around for the long-term.

  7. Phillies sign Kevin Slowey, Sean O’Sullivan, and Chris McGuiness

    Dec 22, 2014, 8:09 PM EST

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    All three players received invites to major league spring training.

  8. Report: Dan Haren is “holding out hope” for a trade to the Angels or Padres

    Dec 22, 2014, 6:40 PM EST

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    Dan Haren was traded from the Dodgers to the Marlins in the Dee Gordon deal during this month’s Winter Meetings despite his previous comments that he would rather retire than pitch for a team away from his family in Southern California.

  9. Rangers lose a player to release waivers due to quirk in MLB rule

    Dec 20, 2014, 5:26 PM EST

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    MLB’s waiver rules are complicated enough for fans and those who cover baseball on a regular basis, but apparently they can even confuse teams sometimes.

  10. Report: The Phillies could be a suitor for Asdrubal Cabrera

    Dec 20, 2014, 4:06 PM EST

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    The Phillies could eye Asdrubal Cabrera as a replacement for Jimmy Rollins.

  11. Indians sign Scott Downs

    Dec 20, 2014, 2:45 PM EST

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    Downs had a 4.97 ERA over 55 appearances this past season between the White Sox and Royals.

  12. Phillies GM told Ryan Howard they’d be better off “not with him but without him”

    Dec 20, 2014, 1:30 PM EST

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    With the Phillies in the middle of a rebuilding effort, they are facing some tough (and long overdue) truths with their veteran players.

  13. Troy Tulowitzki trade between the Rockies and Mets is “not happening”

    Dec 20, 2014, 12:16 PM EST

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    Tulowitzki would immediately take the Mets from a “maybe” contender to a “legitimate” contender, but don’t get your hopes up.

  14. Jimmy Rollins writes goodbye message to Philadelphia after trade to Dodgers

    Dec 20, 2014, 11:01 AM EST

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    Rollins was officially traded from the Phillies to the Dodgers yesterday in exchange for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle.

  15. Trea Turner’s agent is unhappy his client is in limbo after trade to Nationals

    Dec 20, 2014, 9:59 AM EST

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    As part of this week’s three-team Wil Myers trade, the Nationals acquired right-hander Joe Ross and a player to be named later. However, the player to be named later isn’t a mystery. It’s shortstop prospect Trea Turner, who is now in limbo after the trade.

  16. Matt Kemp has officially been traded to the Padres

    Dec 18, 2014, 11:27 PM EST

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    It took long enough, but Matt Kemp has finally been traded to the Padres.

  17. Padres acquire catcher Derek Norris from Athletics

    Dec 18, 2014, 9:30 PM EST

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    The Padres continue to overhaul their lineup while the A’s continue to unload.

  18. Delmon Young would prefer to re-sign with the Orioles

    Dec 18, 2014, 8:46 PM EST

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    Young, 29, batted .302 with seven home runs and .779 OPS (120 OPS+) over 255 plate appearances this past season.

  19. Mariners sign Mark Lowe

    Dec 18, 2014, 7:50 PM EST

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    Lowe began his career with Seattle and had his best season with the club in 2009.

  20. St. Petersburg City Council votes down deal to allow Rays to look for new stadium site

    Dec 18, 2014, 6:41 PM EST

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    Is this the beginning of the end for the Tampa Bay Rays?

  21. Report: Josh Johnson is “on the verge” of re-signing with the Padres

    Dec 18, 2014, 6:07 PM EST

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    Johnson missed the entire 2014 season after undergoing Tommy John surgery in late April.

  22. Marlins president responds to Frank Coonelly’s comments on Giancarlo Stanton extension

    Dec 15, 2014, 11:01 PM EST

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    Pirates president rank Coonelly said over the weekend that Giancarlo Stanton’s contract extension with the Marlins is “not really $325 million.” The Marlins responded today.

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