1. Does Matt Kemp = Vernon Wells?

    As these things are now generally measured, Matt Kemp was roughly four wins better than a replacement-level player...

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  2. Report: Rangers Acquire Detwiler from Nats

    The Texas Rangers acquired left handed pitcher Ross Detwiler from the Washington Nationals on the final day of the winter meetings, according to a baseball official with direct knowledge of the negotiations...

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  3. At Winter Meetings, Rent-a-Player Reaches New Heights

    Beneath the mind-spinning winter meetings frenzy of the past couple of days is the continuing evolution of the baseball marketplace...

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  4. Wade Miley, Who Is Better Than You Think

    Everyone knew heading into the offseason that the Red Sox starting rotation was going to need some help, and so the first thing they went and did was sign Hanley Ramirez and Pablo Sandoval...

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  5. Lester Who? Red Sox Rebuild Rotation

    The Boston Red Sox moved quickly to make up for missing out on Jon Lester, landing three starting pitchers in the span of a few hours without sacrificing any premium prospects or raiding the vault for a massive free-agent deal...

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  6. The Artful Dodgers: Processing Kemp, Kendrick

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  7. Halak (Upper Body) Returns Thursday

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  8. The Yankees Signing Max Scherzer Makes More and More Sense by the Day

    If the Yankees have serious hopes of contending in 2015, then they need the boost to the rotation that Scherzer can provide...

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  9. Tour to Reduce Volatility in FedEx Cup Playoffs

    PONTE VEDRA BEACH, Fla. -- The PGA Tour is slightly reducing the volatility in the FedEx Cup playoffs by making those tournaments worth only four times more than the regular season...

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  10. Arizona Diamondbacks Add Catcher Oscar Hernandez in Rule 5 Draft

    The Arizona Diamondbacks , in need of catching help after trading Miguel Montero to the Chicago Cubs , added Oscar Hernandez from the Tampa Bay Rays with the first overall pick in the Rule 5 Draft...

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  11. Texas Rangers Select Son of Major League Star in Rule 5 Draft

    SAN DIEGO – The Rangers selected OF DeLino DeShields Jr., a speedy second baseman and outfielder from the Houston organization with the third pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday morning...

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  12. Cardinals to Sign Mark Reynolds

    The Cardinals have agreed to a deal with free agent first baseman/DH Mark Reynolds, pending physical, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports on Twitter...

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  13. Former NHL Players Fire Back at League's Concussion Claims

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  14. The Sky's the Limit for Jordan Spieth in 2015

    Over the last couple of decades, golf hasn't been short on its share of prodigies. Expectations are through the roof for these players who impress on the biggest stage at a young age...

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  15. Ejected: Golfer Jeff Overton Removed from College Basketball Game

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  16. Montreal Icon Beliveau Mourned in State Funeral

    One by one legends of the game and former teammates of Montreal Canadiens legend Jean Beliveau stepped to the podium to eulogize their friend during his funeral mass at Queen Mary of the World Basilica Cathedral in Montreal on Wednesday...

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  17. Report: Dodgers, Phillies Talking Rollins

    Source: #Phillies in active discussions with #Dodgers on Rollins. @JonHeymanCBS reported that Rollins would waive no-trade for LAD...

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  18. ESPN MLB Crasnick: Yanks, Sawx, Dodgers Eye Romo

    SAN DIEGO -- We have mentioned a number of times that the Yankees could try to sign Sergio Romo as their closer, allowing them to leave Dellin Betances and Andrew Miller as setup men...

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  19. Orioles Interested in Yoenis Cespedes

    The Orioles have interest in Red Sox outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, a source tells Rob Bradford of WEEI.com (via Twitter). Nothing is remotely imminent on that front but the O's view the slugger as a good potential fit...

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  20. Stars Say Eaves Will Be out 4-8 Weeks

    Lindy Ruff said Patrick Eaves (ankle) will be out in the 4 to 8 week range. The injury did not require surgery...

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  21. Fall League Names 22 to Top Prospects Team

    The Arizona Fall League on Wednesday announced its 2014 Top Prospects Team, highlighted by league Most Valuable Player Greg Bird and baseball's top prospect Byron Buxton...

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  22. Pat Neshek Was 'Seconds Away' from Signing with Pirates

    Pat Neshek agreed to a two-year, $12.5 million contract with Houston this morning, but the side-arming reliever admitted to Brian McTaggart of MLB .com that he “was probably seconds away from signing with Pittsburgh ...

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  23. Blue Jackets Activate Cody Goloubef

    The Columbus Blue Jackets have activated defenceman Cody Goloubef off injured reserve and have loaned him on a conditioning assignment to their American Hockey League affiliate in Springfield, Massachusetts...

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  24. Enberg Wins Baseball Hall of Fame Award

    Padres broadcaster Dick Enberg was named the winner of the Ford C. Frick Award by the Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum on Wednesday...

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  25. Report: Rollins Would Approve Trade to LAD

    SAN DIEGO -- Longtime Phillies shortstop Jimmy Rollins is said to be willing to consent to be traded to the Dodgers if the teams could work things out...

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