1. Report: Markakis (Neck) Would Likely Be Ready for Opener

    Before signing Markakis, # Braves viewed report of specialist who did independent evaluation of him. Confident he will be ready Opening Day...

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  2. Nick Markakis Is “leaning Toward” Having Neck Surgery

    Well, this helps explain why the Orioles backed away from re-signing Nick Markakis before he wound up going to the Braves for four years and $44 million...

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  3. Marlins' Interest in Headley Derailed by Word of Alleged $65-Million Offer

    The Marlins like Chase Headley very much and have been weighing an offer for the free agent third baseman, but it appears they are delaying the pursuit at least for now after learning about a huge offer allegedly made to Headley...

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  4. Report: Brandon Beachy Already Has 'Multiple Offers Inhand'

    The Braves non-tendered right-hander Brandon Beachy earlier this week, but Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish reports that he already has “multiple offers in hand...

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  5. How Would Nationals Signal They're All-in for 2015? by Doing Very Little.

    There aren't supposed to be down years in a place such as St. Louis, where the pennants fly in the outfield and the four straight appearances in the National League Championship Series ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 19 reads 0 comments

  6. Point/Counterpoint: Should Storen's Role Be Secure?

    THIS WEEK'S DEBATE: SHOULD THE NATS ENTER 2015 WITH DREW STOREN AS CLOSER, OR SHOULD THEY LOOK ELSEWHERE.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 30 reads 0 comments

  7. Nats Nearly Set, but in Market for Second Baseman

    WASHINGTON -- With baseball's Winter Meetings starting Monday in San Diego , the Nationals have been relatively quiet so far this offseason.....

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 13 days ago 17 reads 0 comments

  8. Top 10: Best singles in Mets history (Part 2)

    This is the fifth in a series of lists we will be generating related to the history of the New York Mets .....

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  9. Expect the Mets to Acquire a Starting Shortstop

    In the nine weeks that have passed since the Mets last played a game, Wilmer Flores has not transformed into a legitimate starting shortstop.....

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  10. Mets Have High Expectations for 2015

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  11. Take a Look Inside Papelbon's $6.9 Million Philadelphia Apartment

    If you've got $6.9 million to spare and want to live in an condominium just steps from Rittenhouse Square in Philadelphia , we've got just the place.....

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  12. The Terrible Trade of Jack Sanford

    In 1957, starting pitcher Jack Sanford was the National League Rookie of the Year for the Philadelphia Phillies .....

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  13. Phillies Deny Report About Montgomery's Exit

    The Phillies denied a report Wednesday that David Montgomery, on medical leave from his role as team president.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 13 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  14. 3 Deals the Atlanta Braves Need to Be Chasing at the Winter Meetings

    The direction the Atlanta Braves are headed became clear after general manager John Hart traded Jason Heyward to the St. Louis Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins...

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  15. Hart Isn't Finished Reshaping Braves

    Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden have departed the Atlanta Braves . Nick Markakis and Shelby Miller have arrived.....

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  16. Nick Markakis Addition Likely a Precursor of More Moves to Come for Braves

    The Atlanta Braves are bringing in an outfielder, having agreed to terms with former Baltimore Oriole Nick Markakis , a move that could mean they're positioning themselves to trade yet another outfielder this offseason...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 14 days ago 25,827 reads 70 comments

  17. The Impossible Extension for Bryce Harper and the Nationals

    The Washington Nationals are heading for a tussle with Bryce Harper. To save millions over the next four years, the Nationals are willing to hunker down and irritate Harper and his agent...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  18. Jim Johnson Gets Another Chance, Signs One-Year Deal with Braves

    They still cringe in Oakland when they hear the name Jim Johnson — the closer the A's acquired in a trade, paid $10 million, then watched as he crashed and burned...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 14 days ago 238 reads 0 comments

  19. Nats Lefty Prospect Cleared to Throw After Tommy John

    Nationals minor leaguer Danny Rosenbaum hit a big milestone in his recovery from Tommy John surgery on Tuesday, as the lefty was cleared to throw a baseball for the first time......

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  20. Ranking the NL East First Basemen

    Opening Day is still months away, but it's never too early to start looking at how the National League East is shaping up. Let's take a look, position by position, at how each team shapes up around the diamond...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 14 days ago 115 reads 0 comments

  21. Why There's No Movement in the Daniel Murphy Market

    The Daniel Murphy trade market is between quiet and dead. I checked in with three teams that I thought could use either a lefty bat or someone who could play third or second base and ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 14 days ago 144 reads 0 comments

  22. Rising in Fame, Duda's Quiet Manner Remains the Same

    NEW YORK -- Minutes after touching down at Kansai International Airport in November, Lucas Duda grabbed his luggage and stepped into a public area, where dozens of well-wishers had lined up seeking autographs...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 14 days ago 768 reads 0 comments

  23. Eyes on Shortstop Prize at Winter Meetings

    NEW YORK -- For many teams, the Winter Meetings can involve significant bluster with little action. General managers and agents have such jam-packed schedules that while they are often ...

    Jefferson Powers Written by Jefferson Powers about 14 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  24. Harvey 'On Board' with Mets' Innings Plans

    Right-hander Matt Harvey insists he is "completely on board" with the front office's plan to limit his innings during the regular season so that he can pitch deep into October without reaching an innings cap if the New York Mets remain alive...

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  25. Braves Sign Jim Johnson to 1-Year Deal

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