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  1. Garrett Richards’ arbitration hearing set for February 11

    Jan 28, 2015, 7:43 PM EST

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    Teams and players usually come to terms before hearings are needed — thus avoiding any drama — but Richards is a complicated case.

  2. Angels, David Freese avoid arbitration

    Jan 28, 2015, 5:15 PM EST

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    Freese requested $7.6 million and the Angels countered at $5.25 million.

  3. White Sox sign Gordon Beckham, designate Dayan Viciedo for assignment

    Jan 28, 2015, 2:44 PM EST

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    Gordon Beckham played the first five-and-a-half years of his career for the White Sox before being traded to the Angels in August.

  4. Angels “optimistic” Garrett Richards will be ready for April

    Jan 27, 2015, 10:50 AM EST

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    As of six weeks ago Angels manager Mike Scioscia was telling reporters that the team didn’t expect Garrett Richards back from knee surgery until May.

  5. More catching depth: Braves sign John Buck

    Jan 26, 2015, 3:49 PM EST

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    Buck joins Christian Bethancourt and A.J. Pierzynski on the Braves’ catching depth chart.

  6. Jered Weaver packed on 25 pounds during the offseason

    Jan 26, 2015, 10:15 AM EST

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    “I don’t know if my metabolism is slowing down from getting older or what, but I feel good.”

  7. Rangers doubtful to consider Josh Hamilton reunion

    Jan 25, 2015, 4:41 PM EST

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    MLB.com’s Alden Gonzalez wrote earlier this month that it’s unlikely Josh Hamilton will finish out his five-year, $125 million contract as a member of the Angels and that a trade may even be coming this season — in the third year of the five-year deal. But we can probably rule out a reunion with the Rangers.

  8. Angels release right-hander Yoslan Herrera so he can pitch in Japan

    Jan 19, 2015, 9:58 PM EST

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    Herrera, who turns 34 in April, appeared in 20 games with the Angels last season and posted a 2.70 ERA and 13/9 K/BB ratio over 16 2/3 innings.

  9. Ben Zobrist and his wife took out a full-page ad to thank Rays fans

    Jan 19, 2015, 9:08 AM EST

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    Ben Zobrist and his wife Julianna thanked Rays fans in a full-page ad for the Tampa Bay Times on Sunday.

  10. 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.

  11. Rockies sign Tyler Chatwood to two-year deal, avoiding arbitration

    Jan 14, 2015, 9:09 PM EST

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    The Rockies and Tyler Chatwood agreed on a two-year, $2 million deal to avoid arbitration.

  12. Nationals acquire Yunel Escobar from the Athletics

    Jan 14, 2015, 7:19 PM EST

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    The Nationals have reportedly acquired shortstop Yunel Escobar from the Athletics.

  13. Report: Dan Haren will show up to spring training with the Marlins

    Jan 11, 2015, 10:36 PM EST

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    Dan Haren has changed his mind and will report to spring training with the Marlins.

  14. Mark Mulder still mulling over the possibility of a comeback

    Jan 10, 2015, 3:49 PM EST

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    Mark Mulder saw his comeback attempt come to an abrupt end last February when he ruptured his left Achilles tendon while doing agility drills prior to a bullpen session in Angels camp. He might not be done.

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

    Jan 10, 2015, 1:24 PM EST

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

  16. The Braves and Angels swap prospects

    Jan 8, 2015, 9:15 PM EST

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    The Braves and Angels agreed to a trade involving prospects this evening, with left-hander Ricardo Sanchez headed to Atlanta in exchange for third baseman Kyle Kubitza and right-hander Nate Hyatt.

  17. John McDonald is retiring

    Jan 7, 2015, 2:24 PM EST

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    Old McDonald calls it a career. E-I-E-I-O.

  18. Mike Trout thinks the fix was in on the Lions-Cowboys game

    Jan 5, 2015, 6:19 AM EST

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    There are other sports besides baseball apparently. Who knew?

  19. Royals sign Ryan Madson to minor league contract

    Jan 4, 2015, 9:36 AM EST

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    Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports that the Royals have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with free agent reliever Ryan Madson. The deal includes an invitation to major league spring training …

  20. Angels unlikely to have Josh Hamilton finish out his contract with team

    Jan 3, 2015, 6:07 PM EST

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    The Angels will eventually try to trade Josh Hamilton, MLB.com’s Alden Gonzalez writes.

  21. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EST

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

  22. Braves sign setup man Jason Grilli to two-year contract

    Dec 23, 2014, 8:31 PM EST

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    From FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal comes word that the Braves have signed 38-year-old right-handed reliever Jason Grilli to a two-year, $8 million contract with a club option for 2017 …

  23. Nationals sign Ian Stewart

    Dec 23, 2014, 12:16 PM EST

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    Former starting third baseman for the Rockies.

  24. Angels sign Cuban infielder Roberto Baldoquin

    Dec 20, 2014, 7:35 PM EST

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    The deal between Cuban infielder Roberto Baldoquin and the Angels became official on Saturday after the 20-year-old passed his physical.

  25. Angels acquire Johnny Giavotella from Royals

    Dec 19, 2014, 3:45 PM EST

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    Howie Kendrick’s replacement?

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