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  1. 2015 MLB Trade Deadline Tracker

    Jul 30, 2015, 3:25 PM EDT

    Troy Tulowitzki warms up before his first game with the Blue Jays, as they take on Philadelphia Phillies at the Rogers Centre.

    We’re recapping all of the deals as they come down.

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

    Jul 28, 2015, 7:23 AM EDT

    Kris Bryant

    Kris Bryant walked the Rockies off and then the Rockies sent Troy Tulowitzki off.

  3. Report: Pirates working on a trade for a reliever

    Jul 23, 2015, 10:06 PM EDT

    pirates logo

    The Pirates acquired veteran third baseman Aramis Ramirez from the Brewers this afternoon, but FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal reports that they aren’t done making moves.

  4. Jason Grilli ruptured his Achilles tendon, ending his season

    Jul 11, 2015, 7:35 PM EDT

    Jason Grilli

    Braves closer Jason Grilli appeared to hurt his ankle covering first base on Saturday against the Rockies.

  5. Report: Braves have had “serious talks” about trading Jason Grilli

    Jul 10, 2015, 11:05 PM EDT

    Jason Grilli

    The Braves are drawing trade interest in closer Jason Grilli.

  6. Nine Braves pitchers combine to no-hit the Astros in 10 innings

    Mar 8, 2015, 6:18 PM EDT

    Atlanta Braves v St. Louis Cardinals

    It’s spring, and the Astros scored two runs, but it’s still a no-hitter!

  7. Braves add Jose Veras to their suddenly aged bullpen

    Feb 10, 2015, 9:02 PM EDT

    Jose Veras

    Veras is the fifth veteran reliever that new GM John Hart has added to the mix since the start of the offseason.

  8. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

    Your one-stop shop for all of the offseason signings.

  9. The Braves sign Jim Johnson to a one-year deal

    Dec 3, 2014, 1:12 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson Tigers

    This would’ve been cool news a year or two ago.

  10. HardballTalk’s Top 150 Free Agents for 2015

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

    Division Series - Detroit Tigers v Baltimore Orioles - Game One

    Including writeups for the top 63, because we’re not always all about round numbers.

  11. Tigers, not Orioles, sign A’s castoff Jim Johnson

    Aug 5, 2014, 2:32 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson

    Jim Johnson worked out for the Orioles after being released by the A’s and most people assumed he was ready for a reunion in Baltimore, but not so fast says Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com.

  12. UPDATE: Jim Johnson signs with unidentified team?

    Aug 4, 2014, 7:35 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson

    Jim Johnson was released by the Athletics last week after he posted an awful 7.14 ERA over 38 appearances this season.

  13. Reunion time? Orioles hold workout with Jim Johnson

    Aug 4, 2014, 10:15 AM EDT

    Jim Johnson

    Johnson saved 51 games in 2012 and 50 games in 2013 as the Orioles’ closer, leading the league both seasons, but Baltimore dumped him (and his $10 million salary) on Oakland during the offseason.

  14. Orioles showing interest in bringing back reliever Jim Johnson

    Aug 2, 2014, 5:35 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson

    The Orioles are reportedly interested in a reunion with reliever Jim Johnson.

  15. A’s release Jim Johnson, eat $10 million salary

    Aug 1, 2014, 2:40 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson A's

    Johnson saved 50-plus games in each of the previous two seasons, leading the league both years, but this season he posted a 6.92 ERA in 38 appearances for the A’s while almost immediately being stripped of closing duties.

  16. A’s designate $10 million reliever Jim Johnson for assignment

    Jul 24, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson A's

    Oakland acquiring Jim Johnson from Baltimore and agreeing to pay him $10 million this season left a lot of people shaking their heads and now the move is officially a spectacular failure. And over, too.

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

    Jul 24, 2014, 7:01 AM EDT

    Alex Cobb

    The Rays stay hot, the Yankees get an assist from Mother Nature and Mike Moustakas showed us how to jar a bar loose from the catcher’s mitt without breaking the home plate collision rules.

  18. Marlins interested in Jim Johnson (again)

    Jul 23, 2014, 10:47 AM EDT

    Jim Johnson A's

    Oakland’s move to acquire Johnson and his $10 million salary from Baltimore never made a ton of sense this offseason and it’s worked out much worse than expected, as he almost immediately lost the closer gig and has a 6.25 ERA with 23 walks in 40 innings.

  19. Will the second half bring more of the same for the MLB-leading A’s?

    Jun 30, 2014, 11:19 AM EDT

    cespedes getty

    The A’s reached the halfway mark of their season Sunday, and it’s tough to find too much fault with what took place over the first 81 games.

  20. The A’s almost traded Jim Johnson to the Marlins last week

    Jun 4, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT

    Jim Johnson A's

    It would’ve been an unexpected early trade of a guy of Johnson’s stature.

  21. Sean Doolittle comes to Jim Johnson’s defense regarding boos

    May 30, 2014, 11:51 AM EDT

    Jim Johnson A's

    Jim Johnson once again struggled and got an earful from A’s fans on Thursday, and one of his bullpen teammates expressed disappointment with the home crowd.

  22. Down with the pitchers win, up with the Tango

    May 19, 2014, 4:21 PM EDT

    ARGENTINA-TANGO-WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

    For more than 100 years, people have used won-loss records to determine the best pitchers. That’s not great policy but hey, if we’re going to do it, how about we come up with a won-loss record for the 21st century? Enter: The Tango.

  23. The Athletics are killing it in the run differential department

    May 18, 2014, 10:15 PM EDT

    Jed Lowrie, Josh Reddick

    The Athletics have a +95 run differential after Sunday’s 13-3 victory over the Indians. There’s no other team in baseball even close to them in that department.

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