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  1. CC Sabathia hasn’t thrown off a mound yet, but says he’s “pretty much back to 100 percent”

    Oct 22, 2014, 2:48 PM EST

    CC Sabathia

    He’s owed $23 million in 2015, $25 million in 2016, and $25 million or a $5 million buyout for 2017.

  2. Yoenis Cespedes joins Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports

    Oct 20, 2014, 6:13 PM EST

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    Following in the footsteps of fellow MLB players Robinson Cano, CC Sabathia, and his teammate and countryman Rusney Castillo, Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes will now be represented by Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports.

  3. Mark Teixeira’s outside interests are said to bother the Yankees

    Oct 20, 2014, 3:00 PM EST

    Mark Teixeira

    Because it is unheard of for Yankees players to have outside interests.

  4. Florida health investigator: “Major League Baseball hindered my investigation”

    Oct 14, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

    Rob Manfred

    For the first time, the Florida Department of Health investigator who says his case was hindered by MLB speaks.

  5. Could David Robertson become the first to accept a qualifying offer?

    Oct 11, 2014, 6:20 PM EST

    David Robertson

    There’s a case to be made that Yankees closer David Robertson could become the first player to accept a qualifying offer.

  6. Report: Pirates offered Russell Martin an extension; he rejected it

    Oct 10, 2014, 7:45 PM EST

    Russell Martin

    According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the Pirates offered a contract extension to Russell Martin but the catcher rejected it. Martin is expected to draw significant interest when he hits the free agent market shortly.

  7. Yankees fire hitting coach Kevin Long

    Oct 10, 2014, 3:06 PM EST

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    Long has been New York’s hitting coach since 2007.

  8. Why did the O’s sign J.J. Hardy now? Because the shortstop market is a hot mess

    Oct 10, 2014, 10:54 AM EST

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    Many, many teams would’ve lined up to sign Hardy if the Orioles didn’t lock him up.

  9. Padres hold second private workout with Yasmany Tomas; Yankees probably not interested

    Oct 8, 2014, 8:19 PM EST

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    Couple of updates here on the developing market for Cuban defector Yasmany Tomas, who was declared eligible for free agency late last week by Major League Baseball …

  10. Yankees interested in re-signing free agent Chase Headley

    Oct 7, 2014, 1:47 PM EST

    Chase Headley

    Headley staying in New York would mean no more Alex Rodriguez at third base.

  11. Tigers face losing Max Scherzer, Victor Martinez to free agency

    Oct 6, 2014, 12:17 AM EST

    Max Scherzer

    GM Dave Drombowski and owner Mike Ilitch will have to dig deep to keep the team together this winter.

  12. Nelson Cruz up to ninth all-time on postseason home runs list

    Oct 5, 2014, 9:41 PM EST

    Nelson Cruz

    Sunday’s hero is now tied for fourth among active players.

  13. Kenta Maeda: the next $100 million Japanese pitcher?

    Oct 5, 2014, 11:37 AM EST

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    Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe is hearing that Japanese right-hander Kenta Maeda could command $120-130 million.

  14. Pirates designate Jose Tabata for assignment

    Oct 3, 2014, 10:30 PM EST

    Jose Tabata

    The Pirates designated outfielder Jose Tabata for assignment on Friday.

  15. Lupica rips Derek Jeter for . . . something. I dunno. It’s Lupica.

    Oct 3, 2014, 2:03 PM EST

    Lupica

    Deify a guy for 20 years and the moment he’s not of use to you — bam! — go after him. Sounds about right.

  16. Derek Jeter: “Sportswriters are what make sports great and fun to watch”

    Oct 3, 2014, 9:20 AM EST

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    I’ll be out for the rest of the day. I just injured myself laughing.

  17. Playoff Reset: All eight playoff teams are in action today

    Oct 3, 2014, 7:57 AM EST

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    Adam Wainwright vs. Clayton Kershaw would be awesome enough baseball if that matchup stood on its own. But today we get 1-2-3-4 — FOUR! — playoff games. Cancel your afternoon and evening appointments, everyone.

  18. Derek Jeter is afraid of cats. Likes Baskin Robbins. And other important stuff about him.

    Oct 1, 2014, 5:12 PM EST

    Derek Jeter AP

    Welp, there’s two reasons he’ll never accept an invitation to my house.

  19. Derek Jeter launches an athlete publishing portal: “The Players’ Tribune”

    Oct 1, 2014, 9:02 AM EST

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    He says it will allow athletes a place to talk with “no filter.” In reality, it’s likely to have way, way more filters than what currently exist.

  20. Carlos Beltran had elbow surgery

    Sep 30, 2014, 3:30 PM EST

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    He should be good to go by spring training.

  21. Pouliot’s 2014 National League awards picks

    Sep 30, 2014, 2:30 PM EST

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    You know Kershaw is the Cy Young. Is he the MVP, too?

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