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Masahiro Tanaka to Yanks for $155M – ESPN

ESPNNEW YORK — The Yankees spent much of 2013 scouting right-hander Masahiro Tanaka in Japan. After seeing him go 24-0 with a 1.27 ERA, they came away convinced his stuff would translate to the major…

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Five teams have placed an offer for Tanaka – FanSided

FanSidedAug 17, 2013; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Baseball gloves of the Pittsburgh Pirates sit along the dugout rail waiting use in the game against the Arizona Diamondbacks at PNC Park. Mandatory Credit: Charles LeClaire-USA TODAY Sports….

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Braves avoid arbitration with four players –

MLB.comATLANTA — Craig Kimbrel, Freddie Freeman and Jason Heyward are set to receive significant raises. But each of these players will have to first experience a salary arbitration hearing to learn exactly what the Braves…

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Pablo Sandoval is skinny now – USA TODAY

USA TODAYOne of the most frustrating spring-training traditions in baseball is the annual flood of reports that various guys are in the best shapes of their lives. You can practically set your watch to it:…

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Alex Rodriguez sues to overturn ban – ESPN

ESPNNEW YORK — Alex Rodriguez’s fight to overturn the longest drug-related suspension given to a MLB player entered its next phase on Monday when his lawyers filed suit in U.S. District Court alleging that arbitrator…


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