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3 hrs ago | Washington Nationals
The Yankees made their most recent formal announcement in what has already been a busy offseason, introducing newly-signed outfielder at Yankee Stadium on Friday morning, solidifying a move that manager Joe Girardi said is only sure to make his job easier this season.
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7 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
The winter meetings are over, and even though the Orioles will return without having made any moves other than taking two players in the Rule 5 draft, the club hopes to have a closer soon.
8 hrs ago | Amherst Daily News
While the Major League Baseball annual winter meetings wrapped up Thursday with the Rule 5 Draft in a location far warmer than Cumberland County, its Hot Stove had been pre-heated weeks in advance of its general managers' meetings.
Unlike in recent years, when the Red Sox have been at the forefront of Winter Meetings activity, general manager Ben Cherington stayed in the background this time, sizing up what opportunities could evolve for him later in the offseason.
Fantasy baseball owners can catch up on the key offseason trades and free-agent signings right here.
With the Winter Meetings always come a plethora of rumors, and this year is no different.
Angel Berroa went from 2003 AL Rookie of the Year to World Series champ on the 2009 Yankees.
The New York Yankees have already been the busiest team in baseball this offseason after missing the playoffs in 2013, but their work is far from done.
Still clinging to the far-flung idea that the Red Sox will trade for Los Angeles Dodgers center fielder Matt Kemp this winter? Kemp's agent, former major league pitcher Dave Stewart , said yesterday that Dodgers general manager Ned Colletti has assured him that the club doesn't intend to trade the two-time All-Star and runner-up for 2011 National ... (more)
The New York Yankees have made their splash in free agency this winter, but they're still in need of another infielder and some pitching.
The champion coming from the AL East turned out to be the only correct aspect of that prediction once the Red Sox won it all.
According to Shi Davidi , the 37-year-old Japanese right-handed pitcher has verbally agreed to a minor league contract with the Blue Jays and could start the season playing for the Double-A New Hampshire Fisher Cats.
They re-captured the magic the past two seasons, resurrecting franchises and making long-awaited returns to the postseason.
Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette has yet to make an acquisition heading into Thursday, the final day of the winter meetings, but he said that was not because of a lack of trying.
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Oct 18, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals right fielder Carlos Beltran celebrates in the clubhouse with his teammates after game six of the National League Championship Series baseball game against the Los Angeles Dodgers at Busch Stadium.
Arguably the one position the Yankees are working hardest to pursue is starting pitching.