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  1. Padres complicate any Red Sox trade for Cole HamelsRead the original story

    53 min ago | Over The Monster

    ... partner. This isn't just being said because the Padres made trades for Matt Kemp, Wil Myers, Justin Upton, and Derek Norris work. They managed to acquire all of those players without giving up any of their three best prospects in Austin Hedges, Matt ...

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  2. Philadelphia Phillies rumors: San Diego Padres a trade partner for Cole Hamels?Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | PennLive.com

    The Cole Hamels trade machine has new life with the surprising onslaught of moves being made by the San Diego Padres this winter. First-year general manager A.J. Preller is acquiring assets at a torrid pace, taking the baseball world by storm with moves for outfielders Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Wil Myers, infielder Will Middlebrooks and catcher Derek Norris.

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  3. Source: San Diego has talked about Hamels tradeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Philly.com

    ... earlier this month, acquiring three starting outfielders (Myers, Matt Kemp, Justin Upton) a starting catcher (Derek Norris) and a potential starting third baseman, too (Will Middlebrooks) through a series of trades in the last week. A week ago, the ...

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  4. Discussion: How much will the Padres get out of their offseason strategy?Read the original story

    5 hrs ago | Crawfish Boxes

    ... favor of the Padres? I bet Vegas thinks not. Speaking of the rotation, by dealing Yasmani Grandal and acquiring Derek Norris , the Padres traded away the 8th-best pitch framer in baseball in 2014 in favor of the 75th-best. Per Stat Corner, that ...

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  5. Justin Upton, abandon ship?Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | FakeTeams

    Justin Upton was traded to San Diego, to meet up with Matt Kemp , Wil Myers , and Derek Norris to try and rejuvenate the Padres , but should we buy in? These are Justin Upton's home runs, as you can tell, most of them are long. He averaged 409.6 ft of True Distance per home run last season.

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  6. Oakland A's: Breaking down the 2015 catching platoonRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Isportsweb.com

    The Oakland A's seem most comfortable when they have three catchers in their dugout. Even though the Athletics started out with only John Jaso and Derek Norris behind the plate last season, they recalled catcher Stephen Vogt from Triple-A by the time the All-Star game rolled around.

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  7. Padres said to be pursuing HamelsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Philly.com

    ... earlier this month, acquiring three starting outfielders (Myers, Matt Kemp, Justin Upton) a starting catcher (Derek Norris) and a potential starting third baseman, too (Will Middlebrooks), through a series of trades in the last week. A week ago, the ...

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  8. Vonn crashes in super-G; bid for record-tying win on holdRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | TwinCities

    ... earlier this month, acquiring three starting outfielders (Myers, Matt Kemp, Justin Upton) a starting catcher (Derek Norris) and a potential starting third baseman, too (Will Middlebrooks) through a series of trades. A week ago, the Boston Globe ...

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  9. Athletics offseason: It's time to trade Ryan CookRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Athletics Nation

    ... than he did in '12 and '13. And the A's already have his obvious replacement in R.J. Alvarez, acquired in the Derek Norris trade. Cook established himself as a top set-up man in his first two years in Oakland. In 2012-13, he posted a combined ERA of ...

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  10. Does Josh Phegley Help the Athletics Defense?Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    Sep 28, 2014; Chicago, IL, USA; Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez tags out Chicago White Sox catcher Josh Phegley during the fourth inning at U.S Cellular Field. Mandatory Credit: Jerry Lai-USA TODAY Sports With the sudden departure of Derek Norris from the Oakland Athletics' catching platoon, a closer look at the recent acquisition of Josh Phegley is in order.

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  11. A's roster almost unrecognizable with another traded All-Star headed out of townRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    There's a key scene in the film Moneyball when Brad Pitt explains to Jonah Hill that the two of them don't have to explain themselves to anyone in terms of the roster moves they make to shape the Oakland Athletics team on the field. And that pretty much applies to the last five months for A's General Manager Billy Beane as he's now traded away five All-Stars from last July's Midsummer Classic: Yoenis Cespedes, Josh Donaldson, Brandon Moss, Jeff Samardzija and now Derek Norris.

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  12. Could the A's Make a Play for Jason Castro-Or Are They Set at Catcher?Read the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Swingin' A's

    ... Minute Maid Park. The Astros defeated the Blue Jays 8-2. Mandatory Credit: Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports With Derek Norris now on the San Diego Padres, the A's could be on the lookout for another option behind the plate to bolster the offensive ...

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  13. Padres still face several needsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... had thought unavailable and most evaluators consider a corner outfielder. Undeterred, and after getting catcher Derek Norris from Billy Beane (the most unpredictable GM), Preller proceeded to deal for another corner outfielder in Justin Upton. That ...

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  14. Athletics trades: Billy Beane gets it right with Samardzija and NorrisRead the original story

    Yesterday | Athletics Nation

    ... already moving toward a younger roster full of upside and long-term team control, All-Stars Jeff Samardzija and Derek Norris were two more obvious trade chips to cash in. This time, the returns are strong and it's easy to see how they make the A's ...

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  15. Padres take shape as appealing template for AstrosRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Houston Chronicle

    ... two days, bringing in Matt Kemp from the Los Angeles Dodgers, Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves, catcher Derek Norris from the Oakland Athletics, plus a slew of other players. Practically overnight, the Padres became exciting and relevant. And in ...

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  16. Padres obtain Middlebrooks from Red SoxRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... manager A.J. Preller has made in just more than a week. Preller has also obtained Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Derek Norris in an effort to bolster the worst offense in the majors. Middlebrooks hit 15 homers as a rookie in 2012 and 17 in 2013 before ...

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  17. Things to know about Friday's baseball newsRead the original story

    Yesterday | Tribune-Chronicle

    ... deal with Atlanta for slugger Justin Upton; a four-player trade with Oakland that landed All-Star catcher Derek Norris; and a straight-up trade with Boston to get third baseman Will Middlebrooks for catcher Ryan Hanigan, who came over from Tampa ...

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  18. Catching Options For Colorado Rockies In 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Rox Pile

    ... (ok, maybe he's a bit like Rosario, but with better defense), Miguel Montero, Ryan Hanigan, and most recently Derek Norris were traded to teams other than the Rockies. To me, the Norris trade was the most depressing from a Rockies point of view, ...

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  19. Athletics release infielder Nick Punto to clear roster room after trade with PadresRead the original story

    Saturday | Yorkton This Week & Enterprise

    The A's made the announcement Friday, saying Punto was released to clear room on the 40-man roster. A day earlier, Oakland acquired right-handers Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot from San Diego for catcher Derek Norris.

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  20. A's trade All-Star catcher Derek Norris to PadresRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Daily Camera

    The revamping Oakland Athletics made yet another trade of a star player this offseason, sending catcher Derek Norris and minor league right-hander Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres on Thursday night for righties Jesse Hahn and R.J. Alvarez along with an international signing bonus slot. San Diego's been busy, too.

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