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  1. Rafael Soriano not expected to join the Cubs until after the All-Star break

    Jun 11, 2015, 8:41 PM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26:  Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals pitches during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Marlins won 15-7.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    After going unsigned two months into the season, veteran reliever Rafael Soriano signed a minor league contract with the Cubs earlier this week. However, it’s going to be a while before he joins the major league bullpen.

  2. Unsigned reliever Rafael Soriano finally finds a home with the Cubs

    Jun 9, 2015, 11:53 AM EDT

    WASHINGTON, DC - SEPTEMBER 26:  Rafael Soriano #29 of the Washington Nationals pitches during game two of a doubleheader baseball game against the Miami Marlins on September 26, 2014 at Nationals Park in Washington, DC.  The Marlins won 15-7.  (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images)

    Soriano fired his agent, Scott Boras, and scheduled a throwing session for interested teams to come watch him in an effort to land a job for the second.

  3. Rafael Soriano, still a free agent, gets rid of agent Scott Boras

    May 29, 2015, 10:10 PM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    Rafael Soriano still wants to pitch and has fired agent Scott Boras in an effort to find work.

  4. Report: Cubs have looked into signing Rafael Soriano

    May 21, 2015, 11:27 PM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    The Cubs are reportedly one of several teams who have looked into signing Soriano.

  5. Marlins “expressed interest” in unsigned Rafael Soriano

    May 12, 2015, 12:16 PM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    On the heels of Miami removing the struggling Steve Cishek from the closer role.

  6. Steve Cishek and his 10.32 ERA are out as Marlins closer

    May 12, 2015, 11:50 AM EDT

    Steve Cishek

    Cishek has blown four saves and converted three saves this season.

  7. Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia suspended 80 games for PEDs

    Apr 11, 2015, 5:38 PM EDT

    Jenrry Mejia,

    Mejia is already out with an elbow injury and now he’s been handed an 80-game suspension for PEDs.

  8. Rafael Soriano talking to several teams, but not close to signing

    Apr 4, 2015, 10:20 PM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    Free agent reliever Rafael Soriano still isn’t close to signing.

  9. Ben Revere hit a walk-off home run for the Phillies

    Apr 3, 2015, 10:46 PM EDT

    Ben Revere

    Power hitter extraordinaire Ben Revere walked the Phillies off in an exhibition game against the Pirates on Friday night.

  10. Twins have inquired about watching Rafael Soriano throw

    Mar 27, 2015, 8:35 PM EDT

    Rafael Soriano

    The Twins reportedly have a bit of interest in free agent reliever Rafael Soriano.

  11. 2015 Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers

    Mar 17, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Andrew Friedman, Stan Kasten

    The Dodgers made a host of changes with their front office and their roster, but will it get them over the hump in October?

  12. 2015 Preview: Washington Nationals

    Mar 16, 2015, 12:00 PM EDT

    Max Scherzer

    What’s in store for the Washington Nationals in 2015?

  13. Kenley Jansen out 8-12 weeks following foot surgery

    Feb 17, 2015, 9:19 PM EDT

    kenley jansen getty

    Jansen will be on crutches for the next 10 days and in a protective walking boot for the next 3-4 weeks. In total, the rehabilitation process is expected to take 8-12 weeks.

  14. Brewers say “not much has happened lately” in trade talks for Jonathan Papelbon

    Jan 31, 2015, 12:40 PM EDT

    Jonathan Papelbon

    The Brewers remain in the market for a closer, but trade talks for Papelbon don’t have much momentum at the moment.

  15. Blue Jays are on the hunt for veteran relievers

    Jan 29, 2015, 10:15 AM EDT

    Francisco Rodriguez AP

    Francisco Rodriguez? Rafael Soriano?

  16. The Brewers are trying to trade for Jonathan Papelbon

    Jan 23, 2015, 2:50 AM EDT

    Jonathan Papelbon

    Milwaukee might have found a way to spend Yovani Gallardo’s money.

  17. Brewers GM Doug Melvin doesn’t expect to pursue James Shields

    Jan 19, 2015, 7:57 PM EDT

    James Shields

    After dealing Yovani Gallardo to the Rangers, many speculated that the Brewers will make a run at free agent right-hander James Shields. Brewers GM Doug Melvin doesn’t see it happening.

  18. 2015 Free Agent Tracker

    Dec 25, 2014, 1:23 PM EDT

    Hanley Ramirez

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

  19. What to watch for at the 2014 Winter Meetings

    Dec 8, 2014, 6:00 AM EDT

    Grand Hyatt

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

  20. Nationals’ Matt Williams selected as NL Manager of the Year

    Nov 11, 2014, 6:33 PM EDT

    Matt Williams

    He’s the fourth rookie manager to win the award.

  21. HardballTalk’s Top 150 Free Agents for 2015

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

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