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  1. White Sox reportedly nearing trade for Jeff Samardzija

    Dec 8, 2014, 10:50 PM EDT

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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.

  2. Cubs re-sign Jason Hammel after trading him away in July

    Dec 8, 2014, 11:17 AM EDT

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    They get to keep the prospects received from the A’s, too.

  3. What to watch for at the 2014 Winter Meetings

    Dec 8, 2014, 6:00 AM EDT

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    HardballTalk is on the scene in San Diego for baseball’s annual free agent and trade bacchanalia.

  4. Report: Jason Hammel close to signing with the Cubs

    Dec 8, 2014, 12:37 AM EDT

    Jason Hammel

    The Cubs are reportedly close to a deal with free agent pitcher Jason Hammel.

  5. Red Sox among teams interested in Jeff Samardzija

    Nov 30, 2014, 9:59 AM EDT

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    Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that the Red Sox are among the teams with interest in acquiring starter Jeff Samardzija from the A’s.

  6. Report: Athletics discussing Justin Upton, Evan Gattis with Braves

    Nov 29, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT

    Justin Upton

    The Athletics dealt star third baseman Josh Donaldson to the Blue Jays last night for Brett Lawrie and three prospects, but general manager Billy Beane isn’t done with reshuffling his roster.

  7. Report: Athletics working on a trade

    Nov 28, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT

    Josh Donaldson

    The Athletics are reportedly close to getting three or four players back in a trade involving starter Jeff Samardzija.

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

    Nov 5, 2014, 7:48 PM EDT

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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.

  9. Cubs shutting down prospect Addison Russell from Arizona Fall League

    Oct 23, 2014, 7:49 PM EDT

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    One of the game’s top shortstop prospects, Russell saw some time at second base in the Arizona Fall League.

  10. Who to root for in the postseason — American League

    Sep 29, 2014, 3:05 PM EDT

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    If your team is eliminated, what do you do? Let us help.

  11. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Sep 28, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT

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    It was the second-to-last day of the regular season, and you probably already saw what happened in the games that mattered. But in case you didn’t …

  12. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 23, 2014, 6:29 AM EDT

    Danny Duffy

    Twelve games, six shutouts. And the Mariners and Indians lose ground.

  13. Cubs ready to make a big play for pitching

    Sep 22, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

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    The Cubs know they can’t just get by on change-of-scenery guys and sign-and-flip deals.

  14. Somehow, it keeps getting worse for the A’s

    Sep 18, 2014, 3:15 PM EDT

    Sean Doolittle

    The only thing more painful than hitting rock bottom is thinking you’ve hit it, only to find out there’s still more room to sink.

  15. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 18, 2014, 6:37 AM EDT

    Matt Shoemaker

    The Angels clinch, the A’s clench.

  16. Athletics to use off-day to readjust starting rotation

    Sep 14, 2014, 11:05 PM EDT

    Sonny Gray

    The Athletics changed up their starting rotation order so that Sonny Gray lines up to pitch the final game of the season on the road against the Rangers.

  17. And That Happened: Wednesday’s scores and highlights

    Sep 11, 2014, 7:02 AM EDT

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    Big Game James Shields shows up big in a big game . . . James . . . etc. etc. infinity

  18. Cubs will be in position to make a splash with Jon Lester

    Sep 10, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

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    Multiple industry sources say the Cubs are targeting Lester and will make a run at him this winter, trying to set a foundation piece in the rebuild at Clark and Addison.

  19. Jeff Samardzija is open to re-signing with the Cubs in 2016

    Sep 9, 2014, 3:05 PM EDT

    Jeff Samardzija

    “That is absolutely something that is on my list.”

  20. Athletics halt losing streak, walk off in the ninth against the Astros

    Sep 6, 2014, 7:30 PM EDT

    Jed Lowrie

    The slumping Athletics appeared to be well on their way to another loss, but put together a three-run ninth inning to work off victors against the Astros on Saturday.

  21. Settling the Score: Saturday’s results

    Aug 31, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT

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    This weekend has been a nightmare for the A’s. They headed into Anaheim on Thursday for the start of a four-game series with the goal of recapturing the lead in the American League West standings, but runs have been difficult to come by and now the Angels enter play Sunday looking for the sweep.

  22. Settling the Score: Friday’s results

    Aug 30, 2014, 8:57 AM EDT

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    A quick recap of a busy Friday around MLB, including an AL West showdown.

  23. And That Happened: Monday’s scores and highlights

    Aug 26, 2014, 6:43 AM EDT

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    It was Giancarlo Stanton vs. Mike Trout in Anaheim last night. Advantage: Stanton.

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