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  1. Heath Bell ready to rebound with the NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Washington Post

    Heath Bell, shown with Miami in 2012, has had three straight disappointing seasons but has dropped weight and feels prepared to turn his career around. It was November, still early in the offseason, so Heath Bell was taken aback when he was first told by his agent that the Nationals asked about him.

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  2. San Diego Padres: Exciting Offseason Does Not Guarantee ContentionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 11 | BleacherReport

    ... the most glaring recent example. Before the 2012 season, they acquired the trio of Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle and Heath Bell and hoped to win immediately, but the roster never jelled, and Reyes and Buehrle were eventually traded . The Angels are ...

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  3. Can Heath Bell Take Drew Storen's Job?Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Teddy Never Wins

    Apr 17, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Heath Bell throws a pitch during the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Drew Storen is in line to be the Nationals closer in 2015.

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  4. Heath Bell to earn a base salary of $1 million with NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | MSNBC

    The Nationals signed reliever Heath Bell to a minor league deal on Monday . His contract details are now known, per Jon Heyman of CBS Sports : Bell will earn a base salary of $1 million and can earn an additional $1 million in incentives.

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  5. Nationals ink Uggla, Bell to minor league dealsRead the original story

    Friday Dec 26 | KVBC-TV Las Vegas

    The Washington Nationals agreed to minor league contracts with former All-Stars Dan Uggla and Heath Bell, the team announced Friday. Uggla, 34, struggled at the plate last season, hitting just .162 with two home runs and 10 RBI in 48 games for Atlanta.

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  6. Roundup: Heath Bell says he's joining NationalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | CBS Sports

    'Twas a slow news day throughout Major League Baseball, and we can definitely look forward to a few more of those this week. In fact, I don't think it was an accident that there was a flurry of moves last Thursday and Friday, what with Christmas this week.

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  7. Nationals sign reliever Heath Bell to minor-league dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Teddy Never Wins

    Apr 17, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays relief pitcher Heath Bell throws a pitch during the sixth inning against the New York Yankees at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports The Washington Nationals added some depth to their bullpen Monday, signing closer Heath Bell to a minor-league deal with an invitation to big league spring training.

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  8. Nats, reliever Bell agree on Minor League dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    The Nationals added bullpen depth Monday by signing reliever Heath Bell to a Minor League contract with an invitation to Spring Training. Bell broke the news in Derek Jeter 's magazine, The Players' Tribune.

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  9. Padres trade Ryan Hanigan to Red Sox for Will MiddlebrooksRead the original story

    Dec 20, 2014 | Amazin' Avenue

    ... the organization until he was traded to the Rays a little over a year ago in the three-team trade that also sent Heath Bell to Tampa. He was once again dealt in a three-team trade this winter-the big one that sent Wil Myers to San Diego. For his ...

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  10. Jimmy Rollins trade finalized by Dodgers, PhilliesRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | True Blue LA

    ... with the 33rd overall pick in the 2012 draft, a supplemental selection as compensation for the loss of free agent Heath Bell . Not that the Dodgers are finished by any means, but this marks one of the busiest offseasons in recent memory. The Dodgers ...

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  11. Astros introduce new bullpen additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Houston Astros

    ... you have more than one choice." Gregerson, 30, has been waiting for a chance to close after pitching ahead of Heath Bell and Huston Street in San Diego and Sean Doolittle in Oakland last year. Last season, his first with the A's after five with the ...

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  12. Astros to introduce new bullpen additionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Houston Astros

    ... closer for much of last year, but Gregerson could finally get his shot to close games after working in front of Heath Bell and Huston Street in San Diego, and Sean Doolittle in Oakland. Gregerson has signed for $18.5 million with incentives for ...

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  13. Luke Gregerson could be right fit for Astros bullpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 7, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... innings in '14. There's never been a full-time closing opportunity because of other names in front of Gregerson: Heath Bell from 2009-11 with the Padres, then Huston Street from 2012-13 and Sean Doolittle in '14. Gregerson doesn't strike out quite ...

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  14. James Shields, future Diamondback?Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | AZ SnakePit

    ... owed. But if they were able to get creative and attach a prospect with the contract like they did last year with Heath Bell , that'd be a way to shed unwanted salary. But is he worth it? There's no doubt he's been a very dependable pitcher, having ...

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  15. Birthday Cards: Two former Padres closers celebrate birthdays todayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... for the All-Star game three straight years. He's shown here on his 2011 Topps card, which is my least-favorite Heath Bell card. It would probably be my favorite if he were wearing anything else on his head other than that stupid, MLB-mandated, ...

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  16. My Experiences as an MLB Rookie Hazing VictimRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 17, 2014 | BleacherReport

    ... shots of Wild Turkey, courtesy of the veteran chaperones, Brian Giles and Trevor Hoffman, with guest videographer Heath Bell. I'd drank before by that point in my life, but I'd never been drunk. I only started drinking the previous year, part of a ...

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  17. Six Padres drive in runs to edge D-backsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 12, 2014 | San Diego Padres

    Some of the names and roles have changed this season but there's been one constant with the Padres' bullpen in 2014 -- six months of unwavering success. got the final nine outs in the Padres' 6-5 victory over the D-backs before a crowd of 31,238 at Chase Field.

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  18. Padres at Twins: Q&A with TheThinGwynn from Gaslamp BallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 6, 2014 | Twinkie Town

    ... Off the mound, he's that guy playing pranks in the dugout, and his enthusiasm seems infectious. He reminds me of Heath Bell a lot in that way. A: HATED. He talked so much to fans, telling them to cut his lawn and whatnot. Plus, he seemed not to care ...

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  19. Jay Paris: Heath Bell gets a save without throwing a pitchRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 24, 2014 | The Coast News

    ... Teisher, 16, an 5TA outfielder. "Everyone knows who he is and the other teams think that's pretty cool having Heath Bell as a coach.'' Right-hander Julian McDonald is among the 5TA's aces and what other squad can lean on a three-time, All-Star as a ...

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  20. Street warming in bullpen as NL's rally falls shortRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 15, 2014 | San Diego Padres

    ... The game marked another strange run for the Padres, who haven't had a player appear in an All-Star Game since Heath Bell faced the last batter of the top of the eighth inning in the 2011 game at Chase Field, a 5-1 NL win. Bell got "It's a ...

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