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Van Wagenen back to representing players, with Roc Nation
Former New York Mets general manager Brodie Van Wagenen is switching back to representing players after 2 1/2 years working for a club.
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AP source: Darren O’Day agrees to $2.5M deal with Yankees
The Yankees quickly found a replacement for their bullpen, agreeing to a $2.5 million, one-year contract with submarining right-hander Darren O'Day, a person familiar with the negotiations told The...
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Mets trade LHP Steven Matz to Blue Jays for 3 young arms
NEW YORK (AP) — In a deal between two of baseball’s busiest teams this winter, the New York Mets traded left-hander Steven Matz to the Toronto Blue Jays for three young pitchers Wednesday night. New York...
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Versatile Profar signs $21M, 3-year deal with Padres
Jurickson Profar, who played five positions for San Diego last season, signed a $21 million, three-year contract Wednesday to remain with the Padres.
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AP source: Twins, SS Andrelton Simmons agree to $10.5M deal
The Minnesota Twins and slick-fielding shortstop Andrelton Simmons agreed Tuesday night to a $10.5 million, one-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations.
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Report: Indians bringing back César Hernández
Free agent second baseman Cesar Hernandez has agreed to return to the Indians on a one-year contract, according to a report.
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Cactus League asks MLB to delay spring training due to COVID-19
The Cactus League and Arizona community leaders have asked Major League Baseball to delay the start of spring training due to COVID-19 concerns.
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Yankees send Adam Ottavino to Boston in rare trade with Red Sox
The Yankees made a rare trade with the rival Red Sox, sending struggling reliever Adam Ottavino to Boston along with minor league right-hander Frank German for a player to be named or cash.
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Brother From Another honors MLB legend Hank Aaron
Michael Holley and Michael Smith react to the news of MLB and Hall of Fame legend Hank Aaron passing away at the age of 86 and discuss what the home run king meant for sports as he broke down racial...
Pablo Sandoval agrees to minor league deal with Braves
Third baseman Pablo Sandoval has signed a minor league contract with the Braves.
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Report: Nationals agree to sign Brad Hand
Left-handed reliever Brad Hand finalized a one-year, $10.5 million contract with the Nationals.
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Yankees acquire Jameson Taillon from Pirates for 4 prospects
The Yankees made another high-risk offseason addition to their starting rotation, acquiring right-hander Jameson Taillon from the Pirates for four prospects.
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Report: Red Sox agree to deals with Hernández, Richards
The Red Sox agreed to terms with second baseman Enrique Hernandez and right-hander Garrett Richards, according to a report.
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Jose Quintana finalizes 1-year, $8 million contract with Angels
Left-hander Jose Quintana finalized his one-year, $8 million contract with the Angels.
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Hank Aaron remembered for trailblazing career
MLB Hall of Famer Hank Aaron decimated barriers in the face of racism throughout his legendary baseball career, and he leaves behind an ongoing impact that reaches beyond the field.
Ryan Zimmerman, Nationals finalize 1-year, $1M deal
First baseman Ryan Zimmerman is returning to the Nationals after sitting out the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, agreeing to a one-year, $1 million contract.
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Report: Cubs, Austin Romine agree to 1-year, $1.5 million deal
The Cubs added a veteran catcher, agreeing to a one-year, $1.5 million contract with Austin Romine, according to a report.
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Report: Jurickson Profar agrees to 3-year, $21M deal with Padres
Jurickson Profar is staying with the Padres, agreeing to a three-year, $21 million contract, according to a report.
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Aaron reflects on reaching historic 715th home run
In an April 2020 interview with Dan Patrick, MLB Hall of Famer Hank Aaron recalls his historic 715th home run that broke Babe Ruth's record.
Hank Aaron, baseball’s one-time home run king, dies at 86
Hank Aaron, who endured racist threats with stoic dignity during his pursuit of Babe Ruth’s home run record and gracefully left his mark as one of baseball’s greatest all-around players, died at 86.
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DP remembers MLB legend Hank Aaron
Dan Patrick takes a look back at the life of Hall of Famer Hank Aaron and why his character was so important to his legacy.
Daniel Robertson agrees to 1-year, $900,000 deal with Brewers
Utilityman Daniel Robertson has agreed to a one-year, $900,000 contract with the Brewers that allows him to earn an additional $400,000 in performance bonuses.
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Astros finalize 2-year, $7M deal with Jason Castro
Catcher Jason Castro and the Houston Astros finalized a two-year, $7 million contract.
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Mike Sadek, former Giants catcher, dies at 74 after illness
Mike Sadek, a popular backup catcher who played all eight of his major league seasons with the San Francisco Giants, has died. He was 74.
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J.A. Happ, Twins finalize 1-year, $8 million contract
The Twins and pitcher J.A. Happ finalized a one-year, $8 million contract.
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Michael Brantley agrees to 2-year, $32M deal with Astros
Michael Brantley agreed to a two-year, $32 million contract with the Astros.
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Blue Jays finalize deals with Kirby Yates, Tyler Chatwood
The Blue Jays finalized a one-year, $5.5 million contract with right-hander Kirby Yates and a one-year, $3 million deal with right-hander Tyler Chatwood.
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George Springer, Blue Jays finalize 6-year, $150M deal
All-Star outfielder George Springer finalized his six-year, $150 million contract with the Blue Jays, becoming the most prominent free agent to reach an agreement this offseason.
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Don Sutton, Hall of Fame pitcher for Dodgers, dies at 75
Sutton, a Hall of Fame pitcher who was a stalwart of the Los Angeles Dodgers' rotation spanning an era from Sandy Koufax to Fernando Valenzuela, died Tuesday at 75.
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Pirates’ rebuild picking up steam after Musgrove trade
GM Ben Cherington and the Pirates are picking up speed after sending starting pitcher Joe Musgrove to the Padres as part of a three-team trade that brought them five prospects.
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Mariners GM Dipoto moving at slower pace this offseason
Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto says the slowdown is an indication of where he believes the team is with their roster entering the next stage of their rebuilding plan.
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Padres acquire Joe Musgrove from Pirates
The Padres are adding yet another pitcher to their rotation, agreeing to bring right-hander Joe Musgrove to his hometown team in a trade with the Pirates.
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Report: Jon Lester, Nationals agree to deal, pending physical
Jon Lester and the Nationals have an agreement in principle in place for a one-year contract, according to a report.
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Passan shares timeline of Porter incident
ESPN's Jeff Passan joins Dan Patrick to talk about Mina Kimes' and his report about Mets GM Jared Porter sending explicit photos to a female reporter.
Mets fire GM after he sent explicit texts to female reporter
Mets GM Jared Porter was fired after sending graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Cubs' front office.
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Report: Mets GM admits explicit texts to female reporter
Mets GM Jared Porter sent graphic, uninvited text messages and images to a female reporter in 2016 when he was working for the Cubs in their front office, according to a report.
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Lindor, Bryant, Bellinger, Seager get big-money deals
Francisco Lindor, Kris Bryant, Cody Bellinger and Corey Seager were among 112 players who agreed to one-year contracts.
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Bradley, Phillies finalize 1-year, $6 million deal
Reliever Archie Bradley and the Phillies finalized their $6 million, one-year contract.
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Report: Red Sox agree with Martin Perez on 1-yr deal
The Red Sox have reached an agreement with left-hander Martin Perez on one-year contract, according to a report.
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Padres avoid arbitration with Pham, 4 others
The San Diego Padres avoided arbitration with Tommy Pham, Dinelson Lamet, Dan Altavilla, Emilio Pagan, and catcher Victor Caratini.
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Mets avoid arb with 8 players, including Lindor, Conforto
The New York Mets agreed to one-year contracts with eight players Friday to avoid salary arbitration, including Francisco Lindor and Michael Conforto.
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Cubs avoid arbitration with Bryant, Báez, Contreras
The Cubs avoided arbitration with three of their biggest stars, agreeing to one-year deals with third baseman Kris Bryant, shortstop Javier Baez, and catcher Willson Contreras.
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Report: Yankees reach deals with Kluber, LeMahieu
The Yankees reportedly reached a deal with Corey Kluber worth $11 million for one year and a six-year, $90 million contract to keep DJ LeMahieu.
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Bellinger agrees to 1-year, $16.1M contract with Dodgers
Dodgers star Cody Bellinger agreed to a $16.1 million, one-year contract with the World Series champions that avoided salary arbitration.
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Astros reach deals with McCullers, Díaz; not Correa
The Astros agreed to one-year contracts with right-hander Lance McCullers Jr. and infielder Aledmys Diaz to avoid salary arbitration, but couldn't come to terms with star shortstop Carlos Correa.
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Judge, Yankees agree to 1-year, $10,175,000 contract
Slugging outfielder Aaron Judge was among the Yankees who avoided arbitration, agreeing to a one-year contract worth $10,175,000.
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Mets avoid arbitration with 8 players, including Lindor, Conforto, Smith
The Mets agreed to one-year contracts with seven players to avoid salary arbitration, including shortstop Francisco Lindor, outfielder Michael Conforto, and first baseman-outfielder Dominic Smith.
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