MLB

Dodgers release Brian Wilson

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — Brian Wilson and his beard are back on the free agent market after the Dodgers released him on Friday.
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Red Sox sign Craig Breslow to $2 million deal

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Red Sox have brought back lefty Craig Breslow on a one-year deal for $2 million.
  • New: 37 min ago

Panda replacement: Giants to acquire Casey McGehee from Marlins

Yahoo.com: Big League Stew (Mark Townsend) — According to Juan C. Rodriguez of the Miami-Sun Sentinal , the San Francisco Giants have a deal in place to acquire veteran third baseman Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins. The return for McGehee has not been announced, but Rodriguez believed it to be lower level minor league pitching. It's not exactly the big name many anticipated the Giants would land to fill the sizable gap created by...
  • New: 1 hr 14 min ago

Wil Myers could play center field for the Padres

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Padres' outfield should hit a lot of homers in 2015, but they may give back a lot of those runs on defense.
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Orioles hire hitting coach Scott Coolbaugh

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Orioles have settled on a new hitting coach: Scott Coolbaugh.
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Bud Selig to get $6M pension, serve as commissioner emeritus

Yahoo.com: Big League Stew (Mark Townsend) — Major League Baseball commissioner Bud Selig will officially retire from his position on Jan 25, ending his 22-year run in baseball's most powerful position. But by no means is he going away. On Friday, it was announced by incoming commissioner Rob Manfred that Selig will still have a prominent voice as an adviser under his regime. Selig's official title will be commissioner emeritus. It's...
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There’s one thing you can’t call these Padres: boring

Yahoo.com: Tim Brown (Tim Brown) — With a complete roster overhaul that includes some star power, San Diego will be a team to watch.
  • New: 3 hr 39 min ago

Report: Giants close to acquiring Casey McGehee from Marlins

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Bill Baer) — The Giants are looking to solve their third base dilemma with Casey McGehee.
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Report: David Ross to sign with the Cubs

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Craig Calcaterra) — Jon Lester now has a personal catcher.
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More from the underbelly of the A-Rod Conspiracy Industrial Complex

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Craig Calcaterra) — All baseball moves the Yankees make must be construed as pro-A-Rod or anti-A-Rod. There are literally no other reasons the Yankees make baseball moves.
  • New: 5 hr 10 min ago

Angels acquire Johnny Giavotella from Royals

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Aaron Gleeman) — Howie Kendrick's replacement?
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Yankees Acquire Marlins’ Nathan Eovaldi for Martin Prado in 5-Player Deal

NY Times: Bats (By DAVID WALDSTEIN) — The Yankees on Friday sent infielder Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps to Miami for pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, Garrett Jones and the pitching prospect Domingo German.
  • New: 6 hr 27 min ago

Baseball will lobby to have Congress exempt minor leaguers from the Fair Labor Standards Act

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Craig Calcaterra) — Minor League Baseball's top lobbyist wants minor leaguers classified as if they were babysitters and seasonal farm workers.
  • New: 6 hr 32 min ago

A’s release Nick Punto, eat $2.75 million

NBCSports.com: HardballTalk (Aaron Gleeman) — He's owed $2.75 million for 2015.
  • New: 6 hr 47 min ago

AP Sources: Pads to Obtain Middlebrooks From BoSox

NY Times: Bats (By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS) — The Padres have agreed to obtain third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan, two people with knowledge of the deal said Friday.
  • New: 7 hr 8 min ago