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  1. Wanna buy John Lackey’s House?

    Dec 22, 2014, 7:49 AM EST

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    Understated, it is not.

  2. Giants, Red Sox still in the picture for James Shields

    Dec 21, 2014, 2:50 PM EST

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    The field for James Shields has been winnowed down to a few, namely the Giants and Red Sox.

  3. UPDATE: Nope: David Ross is going to the Cubs.

    Dec 19, 2014, 12:00 PM EST

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    One player the Padres did NOT get.

  4. “Nothing brewing” on Red Sox trading Allen Craig

    Dec 17, 2014, 11:15 AM EST

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    They’re getting lots of calls on him, though.

  5. Rockies sign Daniel Descalso to two-year contract

    Dec 16, 2014, 2:14 PM EST

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    Descalso was a semi-regular in St. Louis for the past four seasons.

  6. Cubs agree to one-year deal with reliever Jason Motte

    Dec 15, 2014, 6:42 PM EST

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    Motte scuffled in his return from Tommy John surgery this past season, posting a 4.68 ERA and 17/9 K/BB ratio over 25 innings while showing diminished velocity.

  7. Red Sox president Larry Lucchino “disappointed” in failure to sign Jon Lester

    Dec 13, 2014, 10:35 PM EST

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    The Red Sox starting rotation is set, but president Larry Lucchino is still disappointed in his team’s failure to bring back Jon Lester.

  8. Braves president John Hart: “It’s not like I’m breaking up the ’27 Yankees”

    Dec 13, 2014, 10:02 AM EST

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    A change in direction doesn’t bother Braves president John Hart.

  9. Done deal: Red Sox acquire Wade Miley from the Diamondbacks

    Dec 12, 2014, 8:20 PM EST

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    The deal was reported earlier this week and it’s now official.

  10. The 2014 Winter Meetings in Review

    Dec 12, 2014, 6:00 AM EST

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

  11. Mark Reynolds signs with the Cardinals

    Dec 11, 2014, 12:50 PM EST

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    Reynolds hit just .196 in 130 games for the Brewers this year.

  12. Red Sox add Justin Masterson on one-year deal

    Dec 11, 2014, 12:26 PM EST

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    The Red Sox add their third starting pitcher in 24 hours.

  13. Report: Rangers met recently with James Shields

    Dec 10, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

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    Now that Jon Lester has settled on a team, inking a six-year, $155 million contract late Tuesday night with the Cubs, the focus of the starting pitching market turns to Max Scherzer and James Shields.

  14. Pat Neshek was “seconds away” from signing with Pirates

    Dec 10, 2014, 2:14 PM EST

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    Neshek had two-year offers from a total of eight different teams.

  15. UPDATE: the Astros sign Pat Neshek to a two-year, $12.5 million deal

    Dec 10, 2014, 9:50 AM EST

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    The Astros have gotten more to fix their bullpen before 10am than most teams do all day.

  16. Red Sox make multi-year offer to Justin Masterson

    Dec 9, 2014, 8:45 AM EST

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    Masterson was the Red Sox’s second-round draft pick in 2006.

  17. Carlos Martinez will wear No. 18 to honor Oscar Taveras

    Dec 8, 2014, 10:17 PM EST

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    Martinez was longtime friends with the deceased Cardinals outfielder and pleaded with Taveras not to drive on the night that he and his girlfriend died in a car crash.

  18. What to watch for at the 2014 Winter Meetings

    Dec 8, 2014, 6:00 AM EST

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

  19. Cardinals could rework John Lackey’s MLB-minimum contract for the 2015 season

    Dec 3, 2014, 8:55 PM EST

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    At the end of October, the Cardinals exercised a major league-minimum option for 2015 on veteran right-hander John Lackey. Now it sounds like some incentives are going to be added.

  20. 2014 Non-tender Tracker

    Dec 3, 2014, 12:22 AM EST

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    A list of all of the new free agents in advance of Tuesday’s midnight deadline.

  21. Not so fast on the Cardinals’ reported interest in Jon Lester

    Nov 28, 2014, 10:15 AM EST

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    “Their interest in the lefty appears as much opportunistic as enthusiastic.”

  22. Justin Masterson is all over the AL Central radar

    Nov 27, 2014, 9:20 PM EST

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    The AL Central seems to be particularly fond of free agent pitcher Justin Masterson.

  23. Brandon Moss, Allen Craig on Marlins’ first base radar

    Nov 27, 2014, 6:05 PM EST

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    A couple more options have appeared on the Marlins’ radar for an upgrade at first base.

Top 10 MLB Player Searches
  1. J. Papelbon (5157)
  2. J. Shields (4912)
  3. R. Vogelsong (4751)
  4. I. Suzuki (3776)
  5. J. Gomes (3264)
  1. J. Hoffman (3089)
  2. Y. Moncada (2932)
  3. G. Soto (2882)
  4. J. Montero (2830)
  5. D. Fowler (2762)