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  1. Cliff Lee close to throwing off mound

    Jan 17, 2015, 3:21 PM EST

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    Cliff Lee managed to avoid surgery after being limited to just 13 starts last season due to a flexor pronator strain, but he’s still a big question mark coming into 2015. The Phillies hope to get a sense on his progress soon.

  2. Report: The Cardinals will wear a patch this season in memory of Oscar Taveras

    Jan 17, 2015, 2:25 PM EST

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    The Cardinals will wear an “OT” patch this season in memory of Oscar Taveras, who died in a car crash in October.

  3. Report: Marlins’ interest in Ichiro Suzuki “has begun to intensify”

    Jan 17, 2015, 1:20 PM EST

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    The Marlins already have Giancarlo Stanton, Christian Yelich, and Marcell Ozuna in-house, so they are looking at Suzuki as a fourth outfielder.

  4. Adam Wainwright plays catch for first time since elbow surgery

    Jan 17, 2015, 12:45 PM EST

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    Cardinals ace Adam Wainwright played catch yesterday for the first time since undergoing surgery in October to repair damaged cartilage in his right elbow.

  5. Phillies GM Ruben Amaro, Jr. says Ryan Howard is likely to be with the team in spring training

    Jan 17, 2015, 11:45 AM EST

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    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. said in a radio interview back in December that they’d be better off without Ryan Howard. One month later, they still haven’t found any takers on the trade front.

  6. Jeff Luhnow believes the Astros will have a winning record in 2015

    Jan 17, 2015, 10:48 AM EST

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    The Astros haven’t had a winning record since they went 86-75 in 2008.

  7. Mets and Daniel Murphy agree to $8 million deal to avoid arbitration

    Jan 17, 2015, 10:05 AM EST

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    Murphy has produced a .288/.327/.407 batting line over the past three seasons.

  8. Dave Dombrowski says Tigers aren’t in active pursuit of free agent starters

    Jan 17, 2015, 9:25 AM EST

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    The Tigers have been connected to free agent starters Max Scherzer and James Shields.

  9. Red Sox, Rick Porcello avoid arbitration with one-year, $12.5 million deal

    Jan 17, 2015, 8:42 AM EST

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    Porcello was acquired from the Tigers in December for outfielder Yoenis Cespedes.

  10. Cubs manager Joe Maddon considering batting his pitcher eighth

    Jan 16, 2015, 10:59 PM EST

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    Joe Maddon is already thinking outside the box before he’s even managed his first game for the Cubs.

  11. 54 players exchange figures with their clubs following today’s deadline

    Jan 16, 2015, 9:58 PM EST

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    Find out what salaries arbitration-eligible players and their respective teams filed for ahead of Friday’s deadline.

  12. Jon Daniels: Rangers not in on James Shields or Max Scherzer

    Jan 16, 2015, 8:54 PM EST

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    It doesn’t sound like the Rangers are going to make a big splash in the free agent pitching market.

  13. Arthur Rhodes officially retires

    Jan 16, 2015, 8:02 PM EST

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    Arthur Rhodes has officially retired from baseball, ending his 20-year professional career.

  14. Dillon Gee still drawing some trade interest for the Mets

    Jan 16, 2015, 7:42 PM EST

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    The Mets still have a few potential takers for starter Dillon Gee. They settled on a $5.3 million salary for the 2015 season on Friday.

  15. White Sox, Jeff Samardzija agree on $9.8 million salary, avoiding arbitration

    Jan 16, 2015, 6:34 PM EST

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    The White Sox and Jeff Samardzija avoided an arbitration hearing, agreeing on a $9.8 million salary for the 2015 season.

  16. Mets minor leaguer Brandon Welch suspended 50 games

    Jan 16, 2015, 5:39 PM EST

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    Mets minor league pitcher Brandon Welch was served a 50-game suspension for using a drug of abuse.

  17. Yankees and Michael Pineda avoid arbitration with $2.1 million deal

    Jan 16, 2015, 5:04 PM EST

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    The Yankees and starter Michael Pineda agreed on a $2.1 million salary on Friday, avoiding arbitration.

  18. Phillies claim Jordan Danks off waivers from White Sox

    Jan 16, 2015, 3:15 PM EST

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    Danks can play all three outfield spots and was once regarded as a solid prospect.

  19. Blue Jays re-sign Munenori Kawasaki

    Jan 16, 2015, 2:48 PM EST

    Toronto Blue Jays' Kawasaki celebrates his RBI single against Baltimore Orioles during their MLB game in Toronto

    He’s topped 250 plate appearances for the Blue Jays in each of the past two seasons.

  20. David Price gets record-setting $19.75 million from Tigers to avoid arbitration

    Jan 16, 2015, 1:11 PM EST

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    Price is 30 healthy starts away from getting $150 million or more (and maybe a lot more) on the open market as a free agent.

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