Cubs free agent focus: Gerrit Cole

With Hot Stove season underway, NBC Sports Chicago is taking a look at some of MLB's top free agents and how they'd fit with the Cubs. When it comes to...

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MLB rumors: Ex-Yankee Jacoby Ellsbury might not get all the money he’s owed

When the New York Yankees cut outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury on Wednesday, it was thought the club owes...

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What scouts and Reese McGuire see in McGuire

Reese McGuire’s improbable season with the Blue Jays turned heads and changed minds. After getting his first big league callup in September 2018,...

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Dodgers' absence of African American players underscores an ongoing MLB issue

The stars at this year's Dodgers alumni game spanned decades. Steve Garvey, Orel Hershiser, Davey...

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Mariners select 4 players from Double-A Arkansas

Seattle Mariners Executive Vice President & General Manager of Baseball Operations Jerry Dipoto announced today the following roster moves: Justin Dunn, RHP, selected from AA Arkansas. Kyle ...

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These are the 10 best players of the decade

According to Baseball-Reference WAR, Babe Ruth was the 11th best player of the 1910s, particularly impressive considering his career did not start until...

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These players made Cincinnati.com and The Enquirer's Cincinnati Reds All-Decade Team

When the 2010s decade started, the Cincinnati Reds were a regular postseason contender with a...

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Brewers and Padres Complete Multi-Player Trade

The Milwaukee Brewers have acquired left-handed pitcher Eric Lauer, infielder Luis Urías (oo-REE-as) and a player to be named or cash from the San Diego Padres in exchange for right-handed pitcher ...

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Dustin Garneau Stats, Fantasy & News

In 88 MLB games, batting .194 (49/252) with 17 doubles, five home runs and 24 RBI...Has logged a .993 career fielding percentage behind...of 42) ... Originally selected by ...

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Hot Stove 'homecomings' we'd like to see

More than 55 million people will travel this Thanksgiving, according to AAA (the motor club association, not the professional baseball level), and many...

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Reasons for fans of all 30 MLB teams to give thanks: Postseason success, breakout stars and more

Ketel Marte was a bona fide MVP candidate in 2019, slugging 32 home runs with one of the lowest...

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Jim Kelly's Thanksgiving tribute before Bills-Cowboys game on CBS is a real tear-jerker

Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly has been through a lot of heartbreak as a parent and with his own...

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The Yankees are attempting to withhold some of the money they owe Jacoby Ellsbury

As we learned earlier this week, Major League Baseball wants to contract 42 minor league teams,...

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With fourth pick in Monday's MLB draft, Rays can't afford to whiff

The Rays can't afford to mess this up. Simply, and sternly — and from principal owner Stuart...

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Here are 10 interesting 40-man roster additions

Thirteen of MLB Pipeline's Top 100 Prospects had to be protected from the Rule 5 Draft and clubs kept all of them. All told, 28 teams (everyone but the...

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1 reason for every fanbase to be thankful

Thanksgiving is the day baseball fans set aside each year to count their blessings. That's the bottom line, right? Like appreciating Jackie Bradley Jr....

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Dodgers' absence of African-American players underscores an ongoing MLB issue

The stars at this year’s Dodgers alumni game spanned decades. Steve Garvey, Orel Hershiser, Davey...

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Yankees cut Jacoby Ellsbury, Greg Bird ahead of 40-man roster deadline

Faced with an 8 p.m. MLB roster freeze ahead of the Dec. 12 Rule 5 draft, the Yankees protected top...

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MLB rumors: Yankees cut Jacoby Ellsbury | What it means

Teams had to set their 40-man rosters by 8 p.m. Wednesday, in advance of the Rule 5 Draft, which...

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This is the state of the Marlins' farm system

When a group led by Bruce Sherman and Derek Jeter bought the Marlins from Jeffrey Loria in September 2017, it made no secret about its plan to tear the...

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Yankees release former Red Sox outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury

Ellsbury originally signed a seven-year, $153 million deal with the Yankees before the 2014 season....

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MLB hot stove: Yankees release $153 million bust Jacoby Ellsbury, who has not played since 2017 ALCS

New York added seven prospects to the 40-man roster and needed to open spots. The Yankees signed...

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How much do Yankees owe Jacoby Ellsbury after release?

Ellsbury, 36, had been sidelined by assorted lower-body injuries. New York signed Ellsbury to a...

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Rob Manfred explains reasoning behind proposal to cut 42 minor league teams

As we learned earlier this week, Major League Baseball wants to contract 42 minor league teams,...

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Roberts lands on HOF ballot for first time

The Orioles won’t have any headliners in this year’s Hall of Fame class like last winter, when Mike Mussina earned the call to Cooperstown. The one new...

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Hurdle not retiring, but finished as a coach

Clint Hurdle isn’t ready to formally retire, but the former Pirates and Rockies manager decided he’s done coaching at the Major League level after...

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Mike Trout wins third AL MVP; Cody Bellinger is NL MVP - The Boston Globe

Trout had season-ending foot surgery in September. The outfielder played just 134 games but still...

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Tickets for 2020 Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic on sale now

Tickets for the 20th annual Shriners Hospitals for Children College Classic, which will be held from Feb. 28-March 1, 2020, are now available for purchase at Astros.com. The three-day, six-team ...

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Winners of multiple major year-end awards

The three-time All-Star won the NL Rookie of the Year Award in 2014, and he's the latest in a long line of MLB stars to earn multiple major year-end...

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Danish making adjustment to bullpen

When Tyler Danish made seven Spring Training appearances out of the White Sox bullpen this past March, he had a feeling it was more than a scheduling...

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This is the state of the Rays' farm system

One of baseball’s biggest surprises in 2019, the Rays won 96 games (96-66) for just the third time in the franchise’s 22 seasons to claim the American...

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MLB All-Star, brother have jersey retired by Gwinnett high school

Austin Meadows remembers being nervous, but thankful for the opportunity to play varsity baseball...

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Here's the best athlete in all 30 farm systems

Amidst our ongoing State of the System series, in which we provide an in-depth breakdown of all 30 teams’ systems, we’re using this week to highlight...

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There’s no reason to trust MLB in its Spinners-killing minor-league proposal

How you feel about the radical, slash-heavy reorganization plan for Minor League Baseball that Major...

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Getting to Know Lions’ Quarterback Jeff Driskel

The Detroit Lions will turn to Jeff Driskel to play quarterback as Matthew Stafford is forced to sit down with a back injury, thrusting the unknown...

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MLB News Story - Braves re-sign Markakis, Flowers, decline Teheran option

ATLANTA (AP) The Braves are bringing back outfielder Nick Markakis in what will likely be a reduced role next season, but Julio Teheran's long tenure with the team could be over. Atlanta announced ...

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What Do The Yankees Do With Clint Frazier?

York Yankees takes batting practice before the ... [+] start of MLB game action against the Toronto Blue Jays at ... on June 5, 2019 in Toronto, Canada....

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Each team's best bet for 2020 Rookie of the Year

The BBWAA will announce the 2019 Rookie of the Year Award winners Monday, with the Astros’ Yordan Alvarez and the Mets’ Pete Alonso considered the...

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Top 50 MLB free agents, ranked: Anthony Rendon, Gerrit Cole, Stephen Strasburg among big names on...

Rendon has a lot working in his favor. There have been murmurs that Rendon's aloofness could be...

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This is the state of the Reds' farm system

The Reds last had a winning season in 2013, when they were one of three National League Central teams to make the playoffs. There have been signs of life...

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MLB's most problematic contracts: Mookie Betts dilemma headlines AL East edition

Big-money deals that go south aren’t the only types of contract situations that create big problems.

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MLBPA Announces Investigation into Alex Anthopoulos' Comments About Free Agency

The MLB Players Association announced Wednesday it has begun an investigation into comments by...

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These Cubs could be involved in trade rumors

There will be no stopping trade rumors from flowing about the Cubs this offseason. The team is in the midst of an offseason of transition and a slew of...

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MLB Needs to Act Quickly on Astros' Latest Scandal

Fiers made the revelation to The Athletic, a claim that was supported by a second named player, pitcher Danny Farquhar, as well as anonymous sources and...

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