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  1. 2014 Silver Slugger Award winners are announced

    Nov 6, 2014, 6:01 PM EDT

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    The Silver Slugger Award is given annually to the top offensive player at each position in both the American League and the National League. Votes are cast by MLB’s coaches and managers.

  2. Roundup of players to receive $15.3 million qualifying offers

    Nov 3, 2014, 5:17 PM EDT

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    A total of 12 players got a qualifying offer, but will any accept?

  3. J.A. Happ “generating lots of” trade interest

    Nov 2, 2014, 4:12 PM EDT

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    The Blue Jays sent first baseman Adam Lind to the Brewers on Saturday for right-hander Marco Estrada, clearing up some payroll space and adding depth to their starting pitching staff. Now the Jays may deal from that pitching depth to fill another area of need.

  4. Marlins hoping to sign Giancarlo Stanton to a long-term extension by early December

    Nov 2, 2014, 2:55 PM EDT

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    Michael Hill, the Marlins’ president of baseball operations, was a guest Sunday on MLB Network Radio with Jim Bowden and Jim Duquette. Among the topics: the club’s future with Giancarlo Stanton …

  5. Blue Jays, Melky Cabrera “far apart” in negotiations

    Nov 1, 2014, 9:50 PM EDT

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    It sounds like Blue Jays GM Alex Anthopoulos expects outfielder Melky Cabrera to hit free agency, though he still thinks they may eventually be able to work out a deal.

  6. Previewing tonight’s Fall Stars Game in the Arizona Fall League

    Nov 1, 2014, 5:34 PM EDT

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    The game, which will begin at 8 p.m. ET, will be shown on MLB Network and can be streamed live on MLB.com.

  7. Blue Jays pick up option on Josh Thole; decline on Justin Smoak, Brandon Morrow, Dustin McGowan

    Nov 1, 2014, 3:13 PM EDT

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    While the Blue Jays declined Justin Smoak’s option, he is still under team control for one more season and will now go through the arbitration process.

  8. Blue Jays extend qualifying offer to Melky Cabrera

    Nov 1, 2014, 2:42 PM EDT

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    Cabrera is primed to cash in as a free agent after batting .301/.351/.458 with 16 home runs and 73 RBI over 139 games this past season.

  9. Brewers acquire Adam Lind from Blue Jays for Marco Estrada

    Nov 1, 2014, 2:22 PM EDT

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    Lind, 31, batted .321/.381/.479 with six home runs and 40 RBI over 96 games this season.

  10. Blue Jays pick up Adam Lind’s $7.5 million club option for 2015

    Nov 1, 2014, 1:10 PM EDT

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    This week’s acquisition of Justin Smoak clouds Adam Lind’s future in Toronto, but the Blue Jays have exercised his cub option for 2015.

  11. Blue Jays exercise $6.7 million option on J.A. Happ

    Oct 31, 2014, 10:25 PM EDT

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    The Blue Jays will exercise a $6.7 million club option on J.A. Happ for the 2015 season.

  12. Orioles decline their half of the 2015 mutual option for Nick Markakis

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:05 PM EDT

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    Nick Markakis is a free agent after the Orioles declined their half of a $17.5 million mutual option for the 2015 season.

  13. HardballTalk’s Top 150 Free Agents for 2015

    Oct 31, 2014, 9:00 AM EDT

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

  14. Blue Jays re-acquire Liam Hendriks from Royals

    Oct 30, 2014, 2:34 PM EDT

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    40-man roster housecleaning, mostly.

  15. 10 nominees for Hall of Fame’s Veterans Committee announced

    Oct 30, 2014, 2:07 PM EDT

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    Minnie Minoso, Tony Oliva and Ken Boyer are among those back on the 2014 ballot.

  16. A’s re-sign Brad Mills after buying him for one dollar

    Oct 28, 2014, 2:17 PM EDT

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    He’s pitched poorly in the majors, but the 29-year-old southpaw did have a 2.01 ERA and 103/23 K/BB ratio in 107 innings at Triple-A this season.

  17. A veteran says enough is enough when it comes to tributes for the soldiers

    Oct 28, 2014, 10:59 AM EDT

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    For 13 years, baseball has made a point to honor the troops in a more conspicuous way than it had before. Have we lost something as a result?

  18. Blue Jays “willing to offer at least a three-year deal” to Melky Cabrera

    Oct 23, 2014, 3:45 PM EDT

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    That’s quite a change from last time Cabrera hit the open market, when he managed only a two-year, $16 million contract coming off a 50-game suspension for performance-enhancing drugs.

  19. Gold Glove finalists announced

    Oct 23, 2014, 1:47 PM EDT

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    On your mark. Get set. Complain!

  20. Blue Jays “getting a lot of interest” in Adam Lind

    Oct 23, 2014, 1:15 PM EDT

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    Will the Blue Jays trade Lind after he hit .321 this season?

  21. Mike Zagurski signs with NPB’s Hiroshima Carp

    Oct 21, 2014, 6:35 PM EDT

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    From Ben Nicholson-Smith of Sportsnet.ca comes word that left-handed pitcher Mike Zagurski has officially agreed to a contract with the Hiroshima Carp of Nippon Professional Baseball.

  22. Ever wonder why Hunter Pence throws so awkwardly?

    Oct 12, 2014, 6:55 PM EDT

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    Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports found a medical reason that explains why Hunter Pence throws the way he does.

  23. Going all the way back to 1977

    Oct 11, 2014, 12:41 PM EDT

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    Baseball, I’ve written before, will never stop being the game it was when you were 10 years old. That’s the charm. That’s the nostalgia. That’s the trap. I was 10 years old in 1977. The Kansas City Royals had the best record in baseball that year. The Baltimore Orioles were baseball’s paragon.

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