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Best team on paper: Hint, it's not the Cubs?

A word on projections: They aren’t predictions. Injuries will happen, unexpected breakouts will occur and luck will play a role. You’ll probably like them if they say good things about your favorite team, and you won’t if they don’t. “But ...

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Twins haggling with Dodgers over potential Brian Dozier trade

Any day now – perhaps any moment – the Twins will decide whether to trade second baseman Brian Dozier. The Dodgers remain the most logical match, but the teams still are haggling over the package that the Twins would receive ...

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Be the GM: Time for Hot Stove yay or nay

There’s no right answer to any of this. Things may look totally different six months from now. Baseball’s best general managers say roster building happens in three phases: offseason, the end of Spring Training and Trade Deadline. Analysis is ongoing. ...

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Report: Rays rejected large offer from Astros for Archer

The Houston Astros are still desperately searching for an impact starting pitcher, and Chris Archer – were they able to get their hands on him – would undoubtedly fit that bill. Only problem is, they can’t seem to satisfy the ...

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Cavaliers welcome Encarnacion to Cleveland

Cavs fans welcome Edwin Encarnación to Cleveland! pic.twitter.com/uQU48ObUZQ — CS Nation (@_CSNation_) January 5, 2017 Edwin Encarnacion will be introduced by the Cleveland Indians at a press conference on Thursday, but that didn’t stop another team from Cleveland attempt to ...

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Athletics agree to 1-year deal with Davis

The Oakland Athletics are bringing back a familiar face. The team has reunited with outfielder Rajai Davis – who spent three seasons with Oakland from 2008-10 – agreeing to terms on a one-year deal. Although the team did not release ...

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South Korea manager considering removing Kang from WBC roster

Following a year that included an investigation for sexual assault and his third DUI, Pittsburgh Pirates third baseman Jung Ho Kang may be removed from South Korea’s roster ahead of the World Baseball Classic. South Korea manager Kim In-sik touched ...

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17 dates we can't wait for in 2017

There’s plenty to be excited for as Major League Baseball and the rest of the world flips the calendar to 2017. With a new year, a clean slate, and 91 days until Opening Day, here are 17 dates on the ...

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Heat '16! Swing into '17 with fastest-pitch HRs

Yet velocity isn’t everything. Location and movement also matter, and Major League batters are talented enough to drive almost anything if they are prepared for it. That doesn’t only apply to star players, either. This was a lesson that played ...

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2-Year's Eve Party at Napoli's for Texas?

ARLINGTON — The Rangers are a team that could use offensive reinforcements, and it continues to look likely that reunions with Mike Napoli and Josh Hamilton are their next steps in addressing the situation. Major League sources indicate the Rangers ...

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