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  1. Blue Jays trade outfielder Anthony Gose to Tigers for top-rated second base prospect

    Nov 12, 2014, 11:43 PM EST

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    Shi Davidi of Canada’s Sportsnet reports that the Blue Jays have traded outfielder Anthony Gose to the Tigers for second base prospect Devon Travis.

  2. Cubs to host Jon Lester in Chicago sometime next week

    Nov 12, 2014, 11:26 PM EST

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    Jon Lester’s agent reportedly met with Red Sox officials Wednesday for an “extended period of time.” The tour will continue to the north side of Chicago.

  3. Photo: Corey Kluber celebrates Cy Young with daughter

    Nov 12, 2014, 10:11 PM EST

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    Here’s an adorable photo from Amanda Kluber, the wife of Corey Kluber, showing the Indians ace celebrating his 2014 American League Cy Young Award victory with his young daughter …

  4. Pirates acquire catcher Francisco Cervelli from Yankees

    Nov 12, 2014, 9:27 PM EST

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    As first reported by Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pirates have acquired catcher Francisco Cervelli from the Yankees. Joel Sherman at the New York Post confirms the news and says left-handed reliever Justin Wilson is headed to the Yankees in return.

  5. Cardinals GM John Mozeliak issues statement on report that Oscar Taveras was drunk

    Nov 12, 2014, 8:53 PM EST

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    Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak has issued a statement on the recent report out of the Dominican Republic that Oscar Taveras was heavily-intoxicated during his fatal car crash …

  6. Andrew Miller reportedly seeking four-year deal

    Nov 12, 2014, 8:42 PM EST

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    Andrew Miller is probably the best reliever on the open market this winter and his free agency is not tied to draft pick compensation like, say, David Robertson, so he is setting his sights sky-high.

  7. Oscar Taveras was drunk during fatal car crash

    Nov 12, 2014, 7:34 PM EST

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    Dominican officials have informed the Associated Press that Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras was drunk — five times the legal limit, in fact — when he died in a car crash on October 26.

  8. Corey Kluber edges Felix Hernandez for the 2014 American League Cy Young Award

    Nov 12, 2014, 7:01 PM EST

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    Indians right-hander Corey Kluber has been named the 2014 American League Cy Young Award winner by the Baseball Writers Association of America. He received 17 of the 30 first-place votes. Mariners ace Felix Hernandez received the other 13 and finished second.

  9. Clayton Kershaw wins the 2014 National League Cy Young Award by unanimous vote

    Nov 12, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

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    In the least-surprising result of this award season, Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw has been named the 2014 Cy Young Award winner in the National League by the Baseball Writers Association of America. It was a unanimous vote — the first since Tigers righty Justin Verlander won unanimously in 2011.

  10. Blue Jays to meet with Pablo Sandoval next week

    Nov 9, 2014, 4:03 PM EST

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    Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports that the Blue Jays are planning to meet next week with free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and his representatives.

  11. Wrigley Field renovation update

    Nov 9, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

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    The fine folks at SB Nation’s Bleed Cubbie Blue have posted a photo gallery of the ongoing Wrigley Field renovation project, which is on schedule to be completed by Opening Day 2015. The right and left field bleachers have been demolished, offering some really interesting views of the historic ballpark …

  12. Video: Players, coaches talk Japan All-Star Series

    Nov 9, 2014, 1:02 PM EST

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    Some of the coaches and players participating in this month’s Japan All-Star Series spoke about their expectations for the experience this weekend with MLB.com …

  13. Phillies looking for “at least three top prospects” in return for ace left-hander Cole Hamels

    Nov 9, 2014, 11:55 AM EST

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    The Phillies are expected to dangle ace left-hander Cole Hamels this offseason to potentially spur an organizational rebuild, but he has a 20-team no-trade clause and the asking price is apparently going to be sky-high.

  14. Brandon Finnegan cheered at K-State vs. TCU game

    Nov 9, 2014, 10:47 AM EST

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    Royals pitcher Brandon Finnegan drew heavy cheers from the crowd at Saturday’s Kansas State vs. TCU college football game.

  15. Video: Introducing new Dodgers GM Farhan Zaidi

    Nov 9, 2014, 9:53 AM EST

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    Hear from new Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi in an interview with MLB.com …

  16. Mets sign catcher Johnny Monell to minor league deal

    Nov 5, 2014, 10:55 PM EST

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    Johnny Monell, a 28-year-old catcher, tweeted from his personal account Wednesday that he has agreed to a deal with the Mets. It’s a minor league contract with an invitation to major league spring training.

  17. Video: Jason Heyward wins the Wilson overall Defensive Player of the Year Award

    Nov 5, 2014, 9:59 PM EST

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    The Rawlings Gold Glove Awards were announced Tuesday night on ESPN2. Fellow glove-maker Wilson got in on the act Wednesday on MLB Network, naming their own top defenders at each position along with an overall Defensive Player of the Year. That award went to Braves right fielder Jason Heyward …

  18. Rockies finally “willing to listen” to trade offers for Troy Tulowitzki, Carlos Gonzalez

    Nov 5, 2014, 8:52 PM EST

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    Rockies owner Dick Monfort has remained adamant over the past few years that his club — despite the obvious need for a rebuild — would not part with star players Troy Tulowitzki or Carlos Gonzalez in any sort of trade. But that attitude might be changing.

  19. A’s do not plan to trade third baseman Josh Donaldson

    Nov 5, 2014, 7:48 PM EST

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    Josh Donaldson is arbitration-eligible for the first time this winter and is likely to command a big sum of money, but the cost-conscious A’s aren’t even considering trading the star third baseman.

  20. Marlins have begun “preliminary” extension discussions with slugger Giancarlo Stanton

    Nov 5, 2014, 6:34 PM EST

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    The Marlins have begun “preliminary” negotiations toward a long-term contract extension with 24-year-old slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

  21. Korean left-hander Hyeon-jong Yang to be posted

    Nov 4, 2014, 11:42 PM EST

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    Hyeon-jong Yang, regarded as the best pitcher in the Korean Baseball Organization, is ready to test himself at the game’s highest level.

  22. Mike Napoli undergoes surgery for sleep apnea

    Nov 4, 2014, 10:56 PM EST

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    From CSNNewEngland.com comes word that Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli underwent a procedure Tuesday at Massachussetts General Hospital designed to correct his sleep apnea.

  23. Farhan Zaidi to be named Dodgers’ new general manager

    Nov 4, 2014, 10:19 PM EST

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    MLB.com’s Ken Gurnick reports that Farhan Zaidi will be named the Dodgers’ new general manager later this week. He had been serving as the A’s assistant general manager and director of baseball operations.

  24. Alfonso Soriano retiring from baseball at age 38

    Nov 4, 2014, 9:23 PM EST

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    As first reported by Hector Gomez of the Dominican Republic’s Listin Diario, Alfonso Soriano is retiring from baseball after a 16-year major league career.

  25. Voting now open for the 2014 Platinum Glove Awards

    Nov 4, 2014, 8:29 PM EST

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    The 2014 Gold Glove Award winners have been announced. Now you can help determine who wins the 2014 Platinum Glove — given each year (since 2011) to the top defensive player in each league.

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