Jesse Chavez to the Blue Jays: Hendriks to A’s

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Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports tweeted Friday that Oakland will send Jesse Chavez to the Blue Jays. The Toronto Blue Jays will send right-handed pitcher, Liam Hendriks to the Oakland ball club in return. Sources: #BlueJays acquire #Athletics’ Jesse Chavez. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) November 21, 2015 According to Bill Baer of NBC Sports, the 32 year old […] READ MORE


Cameron Maybin to the Tigers

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The Detroit Tigers have announced Friday they have acquired outfielder Cameron Maybin from the Atlanta Braves. Detroit will send Ian Krol and Gabe Speier both left-handed pitchers, in exchange for the 28-year-old veteran. The Tigers recently traded for Closer Francisco Rodriguez this week. Jeff Tod of MLB Trade Rumors reports Maybin was a first round […] READ MORE


Cubs Claim Jack Leathersich, Brewers Acquire Jonathan Villar

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Cubs Claim Leathersich Steve Adams of MLB Trade Rumors reported Thursday that the Chicago Cubs have claimed left-handed Relief Pitcher Jack Leathersich off waivers from the New York Mets. Leathersich underwent Tommy John season in the previous season but could be game ready later in the 2016 season. Leathersich was a fifth-round pick and make […] READ MORE





Brandon Crawford Agrees to 6 Year, $72 Million Extension

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The San Francisco Giants announced Tuesday that shortstop Brandon Crawford has agreed to a six-year extension to stay in San Francisco. Minutes later Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports tweeted that the deal was for $72 million over those six years. The deal also reportedly included a guarantee on the full $72 million, and a full […] READ MORE


Managers of the Year; Banister and Maddon

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The Manager of the Year awards were given out Tuesday Night, Jeff Banister of the Texas Rangers takes the American League award while Joe Maddon takes home the National League awards. Banister was selected over A.J. Hinch of the Houston Astros, and Paul Molitor of the Minnesota Twins. Maddon won over Mike Matheny of the St. […] READ MORE


Boston Legend, David Ortiz to Retire

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Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported Tuesday that Boston Red Sox Legend, David Ortiz, will retire after the 2016 season. David Ortiz is loved and adored by Red Sox fans in Boston, and the rest of the world. He will be celebrated as one of the Red Sox greatest bats in history. Sources: David Ortiz […] READ MORE


Mariners to Trade with Rangers: Leonys Martin for Tom Wilhelmsen

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Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports reported Monday that the Seattle Mariners have reached a deal with the Texas Rangers involving five players, headlined by (OF) Leonys Martin, and (RP) Tom Wilhemsen. The details of the remaining players were unclear other than the term prospects. Source: Mariners acquiring Leonys Martin. Tom Wilhelmsen going back to Texas. Other […] READ MORE