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  1. Video: Anatomy of a replay review

    Dec 14, 2014, 3:57 PM EST

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    Here’s a cool clip from an MLB Network special featuring behind-the-scenes footage and audio of a replay review from last year’s World Series between the Royals and Giants …

  2. Marlins, Brewers doing their homework on Allen Craig

    Dec 14, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

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    Allen Craig had a horrendous 2014 season, batting just .215/.279/.315 with eight home runs and 46 RBI in 126 games between the Cardinals and Red Sox. But he was among the most productive hitters in baseball between 2011-2013 …

  3. Cubs, Red Sox, Dodgers, Padres, Rangers, and Astros interested in Phillies’ Cole Hamels

    Dec 14, 2014, 1:12 PM EST

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    Via’s Nick Cafardo’s Sunday notebook in the Boston Globe …

  4. Twins interested in Jack Hannahan

    Dec 14, 2014, 11:55 AM EST

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    From Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN comes word that the Twins have “called on” free agent infielder Jack Hannahan.

  5. Korean shortstop Jung-Ho Kang could cost $39 million

    Dec 14, 2014, 10:48 AM EST

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    Kristie Ackert of the New York Daily News lays out what it might cost for a club to land Korean shortstop Jung-Ho Kang, who will be posted Monday …

  6. Pirates president on Giancarlo Stanton contract extension: “It’s not really $325 million”

    Dec 14, 2014, 10:23 AM EST

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    There’s an interesting story tucked into Rob Biertempfel’s latest notebook for the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review regarding the Marlins’ expectations for their record 13-year, $325 million contract extension with slugger Giancarlo Stanton.

  7. Video: Twins introduce new starter Ervin Santana

    Dec 14, 2014, 9:02 AM EST

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    The Twins introduced new starting pitcher Ervin Santana at press conference Saturday in Minneapolis …

  8. Dan Haren issues statement, unsure whether he’ll retire following trade out of Los Angeles

    Dec 11, 2014, 12:17 AM EST

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    Dan Haren told Mark Saxon of ESPN Los Angeles in November that he had “no interest in playing in a city away from my family” and would rather retire than pitch for a team other than the Dodgers or Angels.

  9. Done Deal: the Dodgers sign Brandon McCarthy to a four-year, $48 million deal

    Dec 10, 2014, 11:34 PM EST

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    The Dodgers add another fine arm to an already-stacked rotation.

  10. Nationals have discussed Ian Desmond with Mariners

    Dec 10, 2014, 11:18 PM EST

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    Ian Desmond can become a free agent after 2015 and the Nationals might be feeling like they’re not going to be able to afford him.

  11. Red Sox acquire starter Wade Miley from Diamondbacks

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:56 PM EST

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    FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports that the Red Sox and Diamondbacks have agreed to a trade that will send left-handed starter Wade Miley to Boston for pitchers Rubby De La Rosa and Allen Webster.

  12. Rockies, Mets discussing Dillon Gee trade

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:47 PM EST

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    Rockies general manager Jeff Bridich acknowledged to Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post that he has discussed specific trade packages with the Mets, but Bridich added that no deal is imminent.

  13. Twins make offer to free agent starter Ervin Santana

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:02 PM EST

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    There was a report that the Twins had signed the right-hander, but let’s dial it back a little …

  14. Matt Kemp trade to Padres “has legs”

    Dec 10, 2014, 7:41 PM EST

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    The Dodgers are known to have their eyes on Padres catcher Yasmani Grandal, but Los Angeles wants at least one other piece.

  15. Dodgers talking to free agent starter Jake Peavy

    Dec 10, 2014, 7:03 PM EST

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    The Dodgers just traded starting pitcher Dan Haren to the Marlins in a multi-player swap and are now ready to spend some money to fill the vacancy.

  16. Report: Rangers met recently with James Shields

    Dec 10, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

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    Now that Jon Lester has settled on a team, inking a six-year, $155 million contract late Tuesday night with the Cubs, the focus of the starting pitching market turns to Max Scherzer and James Shields.

  17. White Sox agree to terms on four-year, $46 million contract with closer David Robertson

    Dec 9, 2014, 12:42 AM EST

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    As first reported by USA Today’s Bob Nightengale, the White Sox have agreed to terms on a four-year pact with free agent reliever David Robertson. CBS Sports’ Jon Heyman says it’s worth $46 million.

  18. Chase Headley expected to sign by end of Winter Meetings

    Dec 9, 2014, 12:35 AM EST

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    From Joel Sherman of the New York Post comes word that free agent third baseman Chase Headley is planning to agree to a contract with a team by the end of this week’s Winter Meetings in San Diego.

  19. Yankees still in on David Robertson, could go four years

    Dec 8, 2014, 11:43 PM EST

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    The Yankees just made a big commitment to a free agent reliever, signing left-hander Andrew Miller last Friday to a four-year, $36 million contract. But they’re not done addressing the back end of their bullpen.

  20. White Sox reportedly nearing trade for Jeff Samardzija

    Dec 8, 2014, 10:50 PM EST

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    Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports says the A’s front office has been eyeing White Sox infielder Marcus Semien, who could take over at shortstop next year in Oakland with Jed Lowrie departing as a free agent. Multiple prospects would also be headed the A’s way.

  21. Carlos Martinez will wear No. 18 to honor Oscar Taveras

    Dec 8, 2014, 10:17 PM EST

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    Martinez was longtime friends with the deceased Cardinals outfielder and pleaded with Taveras not to drive on the night that he and his girlfriend died in a car crash.

  22. Cubs, Diamondbacks discussing Miguel Montero trade

    Dec 8, 2014, 9:39 PM EST

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    Jon Morosi and Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports report that the Cubs and Diamondbacks are discussing a trade that would send catcher Miguel Montero to Chicago.

  23. Kendrys Morales is looking for “Billy Butler money”

    Dec 8, 2014, 9:21 PM EST

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    Kendrys Morales hit just .218/.274/.338 with eight home runs and 42 RBI in 98 games this past season between the Mariners and Twins, but the Scott Boras client is again aiming high on the free agent market.

  24. Tony La Russa denies Diamondbacks ownership blocked Miguel Montero-for-Andre Ethier

    Dec 8, 2014, 8:48 PM EST

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    FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reported over the weekend that Diamondbacks majority owner Ken Kendrick vetoed a trade that would have sent Dodgers outfielder Andre Ethier, catcher Tim Federowicz, and cash to Arizona for catcher Miguel Montero and multiple lower-level prospects.

  25. Angels have “gotten some hits” on C.J. Wilson

    Dec 8, 2014, 8:05 PM EST

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    There’s been some talk that the Angels could be in play for one of the top free agent starters on the market. And to create space for that pursuit, they’re apparently trying to find a taker for C.J. Wilson.

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