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  1. 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.

  2. Royals sign right-hander Yohan Pino

    Dec 15, 2014, 9:33 PM EST

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    Pino made 11 starts for the Twins this past season and posted a 5.07 ERA and 50/14 K/BB ratio over 60 1/3 innings.

  3. Royals and Alex Rios agree to one-year, $11 million contract

    Dec 15, 2014, 8:13 PM EST

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    Rios turns 34 in February and batted .280/.311/.398 with four home runs and 54 RBI over 131 games with the Rangers this past season.

  4. Red Sox receive infielder Marco Hernandez from Cubs to complete Felix Doubront trade

    Dec 15, 2014, 8:01 PM EST

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    The Red Sox acquired infielder Marco Hernandez from the Cubs today to complete the Felix Doubront trade from July.

  5. Braves designate Anthony Varvaro for assignment

    Dec 15, 2014, 7:20 PM EST

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    Varvaro owns a 2.74 ERA over 123 appearances over the past two seasons, but the Braves designated him for assignment today in order to clear a spot for the newly-signed Alberto Callaspo on the 40-man roster.

  6. Cubs agree to one-year deal with reliever Jason Motte

    Dec 15, 2014, 6:42 PM EST

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    Motte scuffled in his return from Tommy John surgery this past season, posting a 4.68 ERA and 17/9 K/BB ratio over 25 innings while showing diminished velocity.

  7. Report: The Astros have reached a settlement with unsigned draft pick Jacob Nix

    Dec 15, 2014, 6:21 PM EST

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    Nix was set to sign with the Astros for $1.5 million this summer, but the deal was scrapped after the club failed to sign No. 1 overall pick Brady Aiken.

  8. Dodgers sign Brett Anderson for $10 million

    Dec 15, 2014, 5:23 PM EST

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    Anderson was once among the best young left-handers in baseball, but he hasn’t topped 100 innings in a season since 2010.

  9. Nick Markakis to undergo neck surgery Wednesday

    Dec 15, 2014, 5:17 PM EST

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    Markakis’ “fusion surgery” carries with it an expected eight-week recovery timetable.

  10. Cuban outfielder Dian Toscano’s deal with the Braves is worth $6 million

    Dec 15, 2014, 3:45 PM EST

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    Atlanta will also have a fifth-year team option built into the contract.

  11. The Cubs officially introduce Jon Lester

    Dec 15, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

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    “Everybody, this is Jon. Jon, this is, well, everybody.”

  12. Mets designate Gonzalez Germen for assignment

    Dec 15, 2014, 2:14 PM EST

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    Germen spent parts of the past two seasons in the Mets’ bullpen, posting a combined 4.31 ERA with 64 strikeouts in 65 innings.

  13. Rangers sign Kyle Blanks

    Dec 15, 2014, 1:43 PM EST

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    Blanks was once a top prospect in the Padres’ farm system.

  14. It’s time for the Padres to bring back the brown

    Dec 15, 2014, 1:34 PM EST

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    It doesn’t have to be kitschy or retro. But the Padres need to embrace their identity.

  15. Marlins may try to trade Dan Haren if he threatens to retire

    Dec 15, 2014, 12:45 PM EST

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    Haren is under contract for $10 million in 2015, which the Dodgers essentially paid the Marlins to take whether he retires or not.

  16. Kyuji Fujikawa’s deal with the Rangers is worth $1 million

    Dec 15, 2014, 11:50 AM EST

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    Fujikawa is 34 years old and still needs to prove that he’s fully recovered from Tommy John elbow surgery.

  17. “Rumors are the worst. Long live rumors”

    Dec 15, 2014, 11:43 AM EST

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    Don’t let baseball insiders tell you the rumors game is a waste of your time.

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