1. A's sign free-agent DH Butler to three-year deal

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  2. Stanton's Deal Brings Trout's More into Focus

    ANAHEIM -- Mike Trout once was thought to be the player to set the financial precedent. Many believed Trout was going to sign the first $300 million contract, become the richest man ...

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  3. Should the Angels Pursue Jake Peavy?

    Veteran right-hander, Jake Peavy, has had the good fortune of winning back-to back World Series Titles in 2013 and '14. Peavy is a pitcher stuck in the middle tier of free agency...

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  4. Angels Sign Two Pitchers, Two Catchers to Minor League Deals

    The Angels have signed starting pitcher Alex Sanabia, reliever Atahualpa Severino and catchers Charles Cutler and Raywilly Gomez to minor league deals with invitations to spring training, General Manager Jerry Dipoto confirmed Tuesday...

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  5. Athletics' Jaso Cleared to Resume All Baseball Activities

    Oakland Athletics catcher John Jaso has finally been cleared to resume all baseball-related activities after a laborious recovery from a season-ending concussion suffered in August, according to MLB ...

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  6. Why the Billy Butler Deal May Not Be Totally Crazy

    At first glance, it seems crazy. A bad-body post-peak designated hitter that was under replacement last year… three years? $30 million? Billy Butler to the Athletics ? A team ...

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  7. Why Are the Padres Listening to Offers for Yasmani Grandal?

    Taking stock of the rumor mill that is churning Grandal's name and looking at whether a possible trade is best for the club...

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  8. Reds Will Be Alright in Right If Bruce Is Alright

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  9. Agent: 'Red Sox Extended Great Respect to Jon [Lester]'

    While it is known the Red Sox ownership group extended an offer to Jon Lester during their meeting earlier this week, and that Lester also met with the Cubs Tuesday while planning ...

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  10. Report: Jonny Gomes Drawing Legitimate Interest from Cubs, Four Others

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  11. Brewers Sign Pitcher John Ely to Minor-League Deal

    Right-hander John Ely, who made 18 starts for the Dodgers in 2010 but pitched in Boston 's farm system last season as a reliever, signed a minor-league deal with the Brewers on Wednesday...

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  12. Dodgers Officially Add Carr, Finley, Pickler, Cressend to Front Office

    LOS ANGELES -- The Dodgers on Tuesday made official four new front office hires, including three that have been rumored for weeks. The Dodgers brought aboard Galen Carr, David Finley, Jeff Pickler and Jack Cressend...

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  13. Nationals Release Catcher Jhonatan Solano

    Late Tuesday night, the Nationals released catcher Jhonatan Solano, who served as depth at Class AAA Syracuse.....

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  14. Report: Marlins Showing Strong Interest in LaRoche

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  15. Cards Announce Report Dates, Grapefruit Games for Spring

    ST. LOUIS -- With a later opening day this coming season -- and the likelihood the World Series will wind its way into November -- the Cardinals will have a later start to spring training, one that comes more than a week after Valentine's Day...

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  16. A's Overpaid for Billy Butler Because of Lack of Other Spending Options

    When I was just a young lad, a quarter would get you a candy bar and $10 million would get you an entire baseball franchise. Granted, I was a young lad quite some time ago...

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  17. Matheny Eager to See Where Heyward's 'Superstar Ability' Fits

    ST. LOUIS • It's too early, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said a day after the trade that rewrote his lineup, to start thinking about where and how much newcomer Jason Heyward ...

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  18. Report: White Sox Showing Interest in Adam LaRoche

    Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports tweeted that a number of teams are interested in free agent first baseman Adam LaRoche, including the Chicago White Sox .....

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  19. Today in Rumormongering: Is David Price Really Being Shopped?

    So today, we have unnamed sources telling both Bless You Boys and the Detroit News's Tony Paul that the Tigers are still talking to Max Scherzer, and they're also willing to take calls about David Price...

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  20. Prosecutors: Reinstate Sex Assault Charges on Ex-Tiger Reed

    The Wayne County Prosecutor's Office is appealing the dismissal of criminal sexual conduct charges against baseball pitcher Evan Reed, who started and ended this past season with the Detroit Tigers ...

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  21. Aviles and the Importance of Super Utility

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  22. Drew May Be Fallback Option for Mets

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  23. Chase Utley Listed as Best Second Baseman in NL by ESPN

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  24. Seattle Mariners: Where Are the Mariners' Top Prospects of 2011?

    In 2014, the Seattle Mariners achieved their best finish since 2007, posting 87 wins. The team failed to break its lengthy playoff drought (2001 was the last time the M’s made ...

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  25. Young Braves Fan Heartbroken over Heyward Trade

    A young Atlanta Braves fan became inconsolable after learning Jason Heyward was traded to the St. Louis Cardinals .....

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