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  1. Cubs acquire Dexter Fowler in a trade with the Astros

    Jan 19, 2015, 10:48 AM EDT

    Dexter Fowler

    According to a report, the Cubs are on the verge of acquiring Dexter Fowler from the Astros.

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

    Jan 16, 2015, 6:34 PM EDT

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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.

  3. UPDATE: Athletics acquire Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from Rays

    Jan 10, 2015, 1:24 PM EDT

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    Billy Beane’s fascinating offseason continues, as the Athletics have acquired Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Rays.

  4. Padres acquire catcher Derek Norris from Athletics

    Dec 18, 2014, 9:30 PM EDT

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    The Padres continue to overhaul their lineup while the A’s continue to unload.

  5. Video: Jeff Samardzija welcomed back to Chicago before Blackhawks hockey game

    Dec 17, 2014, 10:18 PM EDT

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    Jeff Samardzija, former Cubs starter and recent White Sox trade acquisition, was welcomed back to the Windy City prior to Tuesday night’s NHL game between the Chicago Blackhawks and visiting Minnesota Wild …

  6. Report: White Sox sign Melky Cabrera to a three-year deal

    Dec 14, 2014, 12:26 AM EDT

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    Melky Cabrera is headed to the White Sox on a three-year deal, pending a physical.

  7. The 2014 Winter Meetings in Review

    Dec 12, 2014, 6:00 AM EDT

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    The past view days were . . . intense. But here is a quick and handy guide to everything that went down.

  8. Red Sox acquire starter Wade Miley from Diamondbacks

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:56 PM EDT

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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.

  9. White Sox want to sign Jeff Samardzija to long-term deal

    Dec 9, 2014, 1:17 PM EDT

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    Samardzija has one season remaining until free agency.

  10. A’s to get Marcus Semien, Chris Bassitt from White Sox for Jeff Samardzija

    Dec 9, 2014, 3:05 AM EDT

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    White Sox set to add a top starter to go along with their new closer.

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

    Dec 9, 2014, 12:42 AM EDT

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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.

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

    Dec 8, 2014, 11:43 PM EDT

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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.

  13. 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.

  14. 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.

  15. 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.

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

    Dec 8, 2014, 12:37 AM EDT

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

  17. 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.

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

    Nov 29, 2014, 8:58 AM EDT

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    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.

  19. Report: Athletics working on a trade

    Nov 28, 2014, 8:44 PM EDT

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

  20. 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.

  21. 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.

  22. 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.

  23. 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 …

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