1. Marlins Designate Caminero for Assignment

    The Marlins have designated righty Arquimedes Caminero for assignment, according to the MLB .com transactions page...

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  2. D-Backs Fine with $91M Payroll — for Now

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  3. Report: Mets, Mejia Avoid Arbitration with 1-Year Deal

    The New York Mets avoided arbitration with right-hander Jenrry Mejia by agreeing Wednesday to a one-year, $2.595-million contract for the 2015 season, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reports...

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  4. Report: Mets, Mejia Avoid Arbitration

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  5. Padres Bring Back Their Brown Uniforms, Sort of

    The "Bring Back the Browns" movement got a viral boost recently when John Brubaker, a Padres fan and designer, mocked up some nice-looking brown uniforms inspired by the team's late '70s/early '80s look...

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  6. Casey Janssen to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Washington Nationals were already stacked with big-time pitching talent prior to Wednesday, but the rich just got richer. According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports...

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  7. Projecting the Arizona Diamondbacks 2015 Opening Day Roster

    The Arizona Diamondbacks have a new look entering 2015, beginning with new manager Chip Hale and general manager Dave Stewart. They will look to fix the problems that plagued Arizona throughout 2014 en route to an MLB -worst record 64-98 ...

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  8. Santana, Escobar to engage in shortstop competition

    MINNEAPOLIS -- When Paul Molitor took over as Twins manager from Ron Gardenhire, one of the major questions was how he'd handle the shortstop position in 2015...

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  9. Diamondbacks Hire Joe Carter as Special Assistant to GM

    Arizona Diamondbacks general manager Dave Stewart added a familiar face to his front-office staff Wednesday by hiring former teammate and World Series hero Joe Carter as a special assistant, the team announced...

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  10. Angels Avoid Arbitration with David Freese

    The Angels have avoided arbitration with third baseman David Freese, Mike Perchik of WAPT tweets. Freese will earn $6.425MM in his final season of arbitration eligibility, MLB .com's Alden Gonzalez reports on Twitter...

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  11. Dodgers Officially Sign Bedard, Rowen to Minor-League Deals

    Pitchers Erik Bedard and Ben Rowen have officially been signed by the Dodgers to minor-league contracts with invites to big-league camp at Spring Training...

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  12. Braves Designate Jose Constanza for Assignment

    The Braves have designated outfielder Jose Constanza for assignment, the club announced. His roster spot will go to Cuban outfielder Dian Toscano, whose signing was also announced today...

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  13. Report: Tanaka Says Elbow Feels Good

    Masahiro Tanaka says his elbow feels just fine as the 26-year-old ace readies for spring training, according to a report from the Japan Times...

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  14. Cardinals Counting on Heyward to Fill Outfield Hole

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  15. Phillies Announce David Montgomery Is out as President

    The Phillies announced on Wednesday that David Montgomery is out as President of the team. Montgomery will return to the team as Chairman, not President, confirming an October report from 94WIP's Howard Eskin...

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  16. White Sox Sign Gordon Beckham, Designate Dayan Viciedo for Assignment

    The White Sox announced that they have signed infielder Gordon Beckham to a one-year, $2MM contract and designated outfielder Dayan Viciedo for assignment in order to clear a space on the 40-man roster...

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  17. Law: Mets Have 4th Best Farm System

    Keith Law of ESPN ranked the best and worst farm systems today. Law says the Cubs (No. 1) and Twins (No. 2) are among the most stacked farm systems, but the Mets were not far behind at No...

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  18. Mets Not Close to Trading a Starting Pitcher

    It was reported 15 days ago that the Mets expected to trade one of their starting pitchers – likely Dillon Gee – within seven to 10 days. On Tuesday, with a trade not yet made, it was reported that no such move was even close...

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  19. Where Do the Mets' Minor League Prospects Rank?

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  20. Mets' Hole at Shortstop Just a Punchline for Sandy Alderson

    There is no one who seems to enjoy poking fun at the Mets ' deficiencies than Sandy Alderson, and the general manager didn't disappoint on Saturday.....

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  21. Buchanan Working to Improve Curveball

    David Buchanan relied heavily on his cutter, sinker and change-up last season through the first 20 major league starts of his career.....

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  22. Prospect Watch: Top 10 Shortstops

    MLBPipeline.com's 2015 Top 100 Prospects list will be unveiled on Friday on MLB .com, with the Top 50 revealed during a one-hour show on MLB Network at 9 p.m. ET. Leading up to that, MLBPipeline...

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  23. Going Low and Away with the Brewers | FanGraphs Baseball

    Back in September, Jeff Sullivan wrote on this very weblog about The Three Most Distinctive Team Philosophies...

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  24. Orioles Do Something, Add Lottery Ticket in Travis Snider | FanGraphs Baseball

    It's been a frustrating offseason for Baltimore fans, he says to people who already know just how little the Orioles have done...

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  25. Nationals Get Casey Janssen, Hope for Old Casey Janssen

    The Nationals got Casey Janssen today, the same Casey Janssen that did a great job of getting the most out of his skill set before last year. Without an overpowering arsenal, he hung with the best in his craft...

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