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The Kansas City Royals announced today that they have acquired outfielder Norichika Aoki from the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for left-handed pitcher Will Smith.
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By the time the Baltimore Orioles came to town on August 12th, the playoff chances for the Arizona Diamondbacks were growing slimmer by the day.
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Aug 8, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum relieves pitcher Jeff Samardzija during the fourth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Citizens Bank Park.
There's been no official announcement from the Cubs, but this tweet indicates the team has signed lefthanded relief pitcher Wesley Wright , who was non-tendered by the Rays on Monday: Can confirm tweet by @BNightengale that Cubs signed LHP Wesley Wright.
Cole Hamels can sometimes be guarded after games, speaking in looping sentences that leaves an interview transcriber dazed after re-listening to his answers.
If the direction of the organization is to field a veteran team with aging souls while rebuilding a bankrupt farm system, then it would behoove the Phillies to continue its stride towards the basement of the National League.
In what can only be described as MLB 's version of Black Friday, Tuesday was a day full of activity across the sport.
Hall of fame pitcher Phil Niekro and former Atlanta Braves all-star catcher Javy Lopez will be the featured guests at the Charleston RiverDogs' 10th Annual Hot Stove Banquet & Auction next month.
I'm sure by now most of us have heard the news. Either through one of the media outlets or a friend at the coffee machine.
Gregerson has been one of the most reliable setup men in baseball over the last few years, posting a 2.71 ERA over 66 1/3 innings in 2013 with San Diego.
The Minnesota Twins have signed pitcher Ricky Nolasco to a four-year contract with a club option that could vest in 2018.
These past 24 hours have been crazy on the trade front. The Nationals acquiring, or stealing as many would like to put it, Doug Fister from the Tigers, as well as a number of other trades going on around the league.
The 2013 season was a failure for the Phillies. There's no other way to classify a season that saw them finish in fourth place in the National League East with a 73-89 record.
The Astros acquired outfielder Dexter Fowler and a player to be named later from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for outfielder Brandon Barnes and right-handed pitcher Jordan Lyles.
Ryne Sandberg will return to the Lehigh Valley next month as the guest of honor for the 2014 Phillies Winter Caravan Banquet at the Sands Events Center in Bethlehem.
School: University of Arizona When you started with Bonneville Phoenix: Fall 2008, right before Cardinals Super Bowl run Favorite sports memory: Being at Game 7 of the 2001 World Series with my dad Favorite all-time athlete: Larry Centers Favorite sports movies: The Sandlot, Rookie of the Year, Jerry Maguire Most crushing sports moment: Kurt Warner ... (more)
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