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  1. Giants did not make that reported four-year, $65 million contract offer to Chase Headley

    Dec 7, 2014, 9:43 AM EST

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    Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reported Thursday that an unidentified team had made a four-year offer worth around $65 million to Chase Headley. The Giants are known to be aggressively pursuing the free agent third baseman, but that proposal did not come from their camp …

  2. Steven Souza wins GIBBY for Play of the Year

    Dec 7, 2014, 8:56 AM EST

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    The GIBBYs were initiated by MLB in 2002. They’re a bit silly, but any reason is a good reason to watch that play again. Souza got a Best Buy gift card from Jordan Zimmermann for the effort.

  3. Kyle McClellan retires from baseball at age 30

    Dec 6, 2014, 10:02 PM EST

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    Kyle McClellan announced on his personal Facebook page this week that he has officially retired from baseball at age 30.

  4. Todd Frazier on Kyle Seager’s seven-year, $100 million extension: “I’m aware of it, of course”

    Dec 6, 2014, 8:35 PM EST

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    Earlier this month, Seattle bought out all three of Kyle Seager’s arbitration seasons and four seasons of free agency with a seven-year, $100 million extension. Todd Frazier plays the same position as Seager, is only one year older than Seager, and had very similar numbers to Seager in 2014 …

  5. Video: Kevin Cash on being hired as Rays manager

    Dec 6, 2014, 7:00 PM EST

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    Kevin Cash joined MLB Network on Friday to discuss being hired as the Rays’ manager …

  6. Dodgers expected to make late push for Jon Lester

    Dec 3, 2014, 10:38 PM EST

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    The Cubs, Red Sox, and Giants have been called the finalists for free agent left-hander Jon Lester, but talk of a mystery team has been growing. And now that club has apparently been identified.

  7. Adam Jones is upset about Nick Markakis’ departure

    Dec 3, 2014, 9:42 PM EST

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    Here is Adam Jones’ reaction to the Orioles letting longtime teammate Nick Markakis walk as a free agent …

  8. Cardinals could rework John Lackey’s MLB-minimum contract for the 2015 season

    Dec 3, 2014, 8:55 PM EST

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    At the end of October, the Cardinals exercised a major league-minimum option for 2015 on veteran right-hander John Lackey. Now it sounds like some incentives are going to be added.

  9. Indians, A’s discussing Brandon Moss trade

    Dec 3, 2014, 7:59 PM EST

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    John Hickey of the Bay Area News Group reports that the Indians are trying acquire slugger Brandon Moss from the A’s.

  10. Padres agree to terms with veteran shortstop Clint Barmes

    Dec 3, 2014, 6:46 PM EST

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    As first reported by FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, the Padres have signed veteran shortstop Clint Barmes to a one-year contract.

  11. Braves sign Nick Markakis to four-year contract

    Dec 3, 2014, 6:21 PM EST

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    Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports reports that the Braves have agreed to terms on a four-year contract with free agent outfielder Nick Markakis.

  12. Rockies “trying to move” catcher Wilin Rosario

    Dec 2, 2014, 10:55 PM EST

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    FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports that the Rockies are looking to trade catcher Wilin Rosario this winter, perhaps to an American League team.

  13. Padres non-tender shortstop Everth Cabrera

    Dec 2, 2014, 9:52 PM EST

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    Jeff Saunders of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports that the Padres have non-tendered shortstop Everth Cabrera ahead of the midnight deadline. He is now officially a free agent.

  14. Twins agree to terms with Torii Hunter on a one-year, $10.5 million free agent contract

    Dec 2, 2014, 9:03 PM EST

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    From USA Today’s Bob Nightengale comes word that the Twins have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with veteran outfielder Torii Hunter. FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal confirms the news, adding that the one-year pact is worth $10.5 million.

  15. Dodgers acquire outfielder Chris Heisey from Reds

    Dec 2, 2014, 8:52 PM EST

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    As first reported by ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick, the Dodgers have acquired outfielder Chris Heisey from the Reds. CBS’ Sports Jon Heyman says right-hander Matt Magill is headed to the Reds in return.

  16. Orioles’ trade talks for Matt Kemp were “preliminary”

    Dec 2, 2014, 8:47 PM EST

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    FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reported Sunday that the Orioles had reached out to the Dodgers to discuss the possibility of acquiring outfielder Matt Kemp. But it doesn’t sound like it’s going to happen.

  17. A’s avoid arbitration with Ike Davis for $3.8 million

    Dec 2, 2014, 7:59 PM EST

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    From Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish comes word that the Athletics have avoided arbitration with first baseman Ike Davis by agreeing to a one-year, $3.8 million contract for the 2015 season.

  18. Ervin Santana is looking for a five-year contract

    Dec 2, 2014, 7:04 PM EST

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    Ervin Santana rejected a one-year, $14.1 million qualifying offer last winter from the Royals because he thought he would be able to hit it big on the free agent market. Now we get to do this all over again.

  19. Cardinals sign Matt Belisle to one-year, $3.5 million deal

    Dec 2, 2014, 6:12 PM EST

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    Matt Belisle has agreed to a one-year deal with the Cardinals.

  20. Indians, Royals, Rangers “taking a look” at Kendrys Morales

    Nov 30, 2014, 4:59 PM EST

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    Kendrys Morales is reportedly drawing serious interest on the free agent market from the Indians, Royals, and Rangers.

  21. David Robertson “likely to get a four-year deal”

    Nov 30, 2014, 3:35 PM EST

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    David Robertson is headed for a big payday.

  22. Andrew Albers back from Korea, seeking job

    Nov 30, 2014, 2:01 PM EST

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    Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca reports that left-handed starter Andrew Albers has parted ways with his team in the Korean Baseball Organization and is back in North America seeking a contract for the 2015 baseball season.

  23. Orioles, Dodgers have discussed Matt Kemp trade

    Nov 30, 2014, 12:47 PM EST

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    According to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, the Orioles recently reached out to the Dodgers to discuss a trade for outfielder Matt Kemp.

  24. Happy Birthday, Bo Jackson

    Nov 30, 2014, 11:02 AM EST

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    Bo Jackson turns 52 years old today and MLB’s Twitter account just passed along this video of the legendary two-sport athlete homering three times at Yankee Stadium in 1990 …

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