MLB SPORTS: SIX walk-off grand slams?! Roll back the tape
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MLB SPORTS: SIX walk-off grand slams?! Roll back the tape

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MLB SPORTS: Baseball world is waiting for a Yankees splash
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MLB SPORTS: Baseball world is waiting for a Yankees splash

5 : 46 PM UT Yankees fans are still waiting for the Yanks’ to do the Yankee thing. At least one in this offseason. This is at least before the potential labor pause that could occur with the expiration of the CBA on Wednesday. Fans of the team believe that Yankee Stadium is being tipped…

MLB SPORTS: Cubs, Gomes agree to 2-year deal (source)
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MLB SPORTS: Cubs, Gomes agree to 2-year deal (source)

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MLB SPORTS: All 6 divisions under FA mania
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MLB SPORTS: All 6 divisions under FA mania

5 : 43 PM UT Is your head still spinning? My head sure is. These last few days of baseball transactions were both wildly disorienting as well as hilarious. There has been an explosion of free agent signings that have rushed past you, and you have no time to process the shock before another one…

MLB SPORTS: Bryant’s suitor is the NL West club
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MLB SPORTS: Bryant’s suitor is the NL West club

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MLB SPORTS: ‘Homegrown star’ Franco eyes championship

MLB SPORTS: ‘Homegrown star’ Franco eyes championship

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MLB SPORTS: Mariners land AL Cy Young Ray (source)

MLB SPORTS: Mariners land AL Cy Young Ray (source)

26 minutes ago According to MLB.com, the Mariners have reached a deal with Robbie Ray for a five-year contract worth $115 millions. This acquisition is a significant boost to Seattle’s pitching and clearly signals that they are serious in this market. After the third year, there is an option to opt out and a no-trade…

MLB SPORTS: Rumors: Corey Seager, Bryant, Schwarber

MLB SPORTS: Rumors: Corey Seager, Bryant, Schwarber

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MLB SPORTS: Raley agrees to deal with Rays (source)

MLB SPORTS: Raley agrees to deal with Rays (source)

8: 13 PM UTC ST. PETERSBURG — As they worked to create space on their overloaded 40-man roster the past month, the Rays parted ways with much of their left-handed relief depth. Ryan Sherriff and Cody Reed were all gone, as was Adam Conley, Cody Reed and Dietrich Enns. Back came a few lefty relievers…

MLB SPORTS: Tigers expected to non-tender Boyd

MLB SPORTS: Tigers expected to non-tender Boyd

Left-hander among nine Detroit players eligible for arbitration7: 26 PM UTC DETROIT — While teams are busy building excitement by adding veterans and free agents to their rosters in pursuit of a playoff race. The flip side is that they have to say goodbye the familiar faces who helped the team through difficult times. The…

MLB SPORTS: Semien and Rangers reach a 7-year agreement (source:
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MLB SPORTS: Semien and Rangers reach a 7-year agreement (source:

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MLB SPORTS: Marlins set to sign Avisail Garcia (source)
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MLB SPORTS: Marlins set to sign Avisail Garcia (source)

November 28th, 2021 MIAMI — The Marlins on Sunday took their first step in upgrading their lineup by agreeing on a four-year deal worth $53 million with veteran outfielder Avisail Garcia, sources told MLB.com. The club has not confirmed the report. Garcia, who declined a one-year, $12 million mutual option with the Brewers for 2022…

MLB SPORTS: Buxton, Twins have 7-yr. extension (source)
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MLB SPORTS: Buxton, Twins have 7-yr. extension (source)

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MLB SPORTS: Yanks decision at catcher looming
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MLB SPORTS: Yanks decision at catcher looming

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MLB SPORTS: Halos, Reds talk Castillo deal; M’s eye Taylor
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MLB SPORTS: Halos, Reds talk Castillo deal; M’s eye Taylor

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MLB SPORTS: Reliever Neris en route to Astros (source)
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MLB SPORTS: Reliever Neris en route to Astros (source)

November 27th, 2021 HOUSTON — The Astros have signed Hector Neris, a free-agent reliever, to a two year deal. This comes after Kendall Graveman, the relief pitcher, was lost in free agency. A source told MLB.com that this was Saturday. Houston and the Phillies, Graveman’s former team, did not confirm. Neris was the Phillies’ closer…

MLB SPORTS: Padres trade Frazier to M’s for prospect duo
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MLB SPORTS: Padres trade Frazier to M’s for prospect duo

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MLB SPORTS: Mariners deal for ’21 All-Star Frazier
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MLB SPORTS: Mariners deal for ’21 All-Star Frazier

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MLB SPORTS: Wacha ‘confident’ he can rebound in Boston
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MLB SPORTS: Wacha ‘confident’ he can rebound in Boston

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MLB SPORTS: Marlins are still interested in star OF (report]
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MLB SPORTS: Marlins are still interested in star OF (report]

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