Category : MLB

Justin Upton, Detroit Tigers Agree To 6-year $132.75M contract

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The Detroit Tigers and free-agent outfielder Justin Uptonhave agreed to a six-year deal worth $132.75 million. The contract includes an opt-out after the second year, which would allow Upton to go back on the market as …

Chris Davis has 7-year offer worth about $150M from Baltimore Orioles

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The Baltimore Orioles have offered slugger Chris Davis a seven-year deal worth about $150 million. Davis led the majors with 47 home runs in 2015 and has 159 homers over the past four seasons, more than any …

David Price Agrees To 7-year, $217 Million Deal With Red Sox Over Cardinals

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David Price has reached an agreement on a seven-year, $217 million deal with the Boston Red Sox. Price, 30, was 18-5 with an AL-leading 2.45 ERA last season with the Detroit Tigers  and Toronto Blue Jays. …

Florida Marlins & Barry Bonds Close To Deal As Hitting Coach

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The Miami Marlins are working to finalize a deal to hire Barry Bonds to the team’s coaching staff. Bonds, who most recently played in the majors in 2007, has worked as a special instructor for …

Albert Pujols Sidelined Until Late In Spring Training After Foot Surgery

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Angels slugger Albert Pujols is recovering after having surgery to repair the plantar plate in his right foot. The team announced Monday that Pujols is expected to resume full baseball activities in 4½ months, which would …

Royals’ Alex Gordon Declines 2016 Option, Will Test Free Agency

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All-Star outfielder Alex Gordon of the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday declined his player option for next season and will test free agency for the first time, though he could still return to the Royals. Gordon, a …

Florida Marlins Hire Former Los Angeles Dodgers Skipper Don Mattingly

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Don Mattingly  wasted no time finding a new gig after his five-year stint with the Los Angeles Dodgers came to an end. The Marlins are hopeful they have finally found the right man for the job …

Washington Nationals Bryce Harper Leaves Game With Glute Injury

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Washington Nationals All-Star Bryce Harper exited Wednesday’s game against the St. Louis Cardinals in the fourth inning after experiencing glute tightness. Heading into the night, Harper was having an MVP caliber season, hitting .331 with 31 home …

David Wright Set To Return From DL

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For the first time since April 14, New York Mets captain David Wright will play in a major league game on Monday. Mets manager Terry Collins confirmed Sunday that Wright will be activated from the disabled list …

Kansas City Royals Finalize Deal For Ace Cueto With Reds

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The Kansas City Royals completed a trade for Reds right hander Johnny Cueto. The deal was announced during the third inning of the Royals-Astros game on Sunday: Cueto and cash considerations to the Royals for …