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  1. Early Predictions for Each MLB Team's Top Spring Training Position BattlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 16 | BleacherReport

    ... back to the minors. Considering that the Houston Astros bullpen posted the worst ERA in baseball in 2014, Luke Gregerson is a welcome addition. While the 30-year-old right-hander provides the Astros with lots of late-game experience, he hasn't had ...

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  2. 2014 MLB Overachievers Headed for the Most Regression in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | BleacherReport

    ... $12.5 million deal from the Houston Astros this offseason, as he will be paired with another newcomer in Luke Gregerson to bridge the gap to incumbent closer Chad Qualls. The 34-year-old entered last season with a 3.07 ERA (4.18 FIP) in 226 career ...

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  3. Meet the New Friars: Matt KempRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Gaslamp Ball

    ... Louis, and he had only collected one home run while in San Diego. Back in May of 2010 he knocked one off of Luke Gregerson. Another into deep center. Gwynn Jr a lmost got a glove on it, and it pissed him off pretty bad that he missed it. But there's ...

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  4. The Whole Offseason in Review, and Are They Done Yet?Read the original story

    Saturday Jan 10 | Athletics Nation

    ... were losing to free agency/retirement: starting shortstop Jed Lowrie, ace lefty Jon Lester , main set-up man Luke Gregerson , solid back-end starter Jason Hammel , catcher Geovany Soto , outfielder Jonny Gomes , DH Adam Dunn , and infielder Alberto ...

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  5. 2014 MLB Stars Headed for the Most Regression in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | BleacherReport

    ... $12.5 million deal from the Houston Astros this offseason, as he will be paired with another newcomer in Luke Gregerson to bridge the gap to incumbent closer Chad Qualls. The 34-year-old entered last season with a 3.07 ERA (4.18 FIP) in 226 career ...

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  6. Tony Sipp: 2015 Breakout CandidateRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... post his lowest ERA in three seasons. Another factor that could work to Sipp's advantage is the addition of Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek . With those two in tow, less will be riding on Sipp, and manager A.J. Hinch can pick and choose his spots ...

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  7. Bullpen help tops Toronto's remaining to-do listRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 5 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... crop was never all that strong to begin with, but it has weakened considerably over the past month as Luke Gregerson , Pat Neshek , Sergio Romo and Andrew Miller went off the board. That leaves Rafael Soriano , Francisco Rodriguez and Casey Janssen ...

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  8. Padres bullpen bolstered by additions of Shawn Kelley and Brandon...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 4 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... job. "He gives us versatility." Kelley, meanwhile, could serve as a belated replacement of sorts for Luke Gregerson, another slider-reliant righty. In fact, Kelley is even more reliant (57.7 percent in 2014, second among all relievers, plus the ...

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  9. Padres land MaurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | Chicago Cubs

    ... 48 RBIs in his first and only season with the Padres. He was acquired last winter from the A's for reliever Luke Gregerson to give the team a boost against right-handed pitching. He hit .270 with 12 home runs and 40 RBIs against righties. Smith ...

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  10. sportsPadres trade Smith for MaurerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 30 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    ... Diego had been pursuing Maurer for much of the last year. Smith, 32, was acquired in exchange for setup man Luke Gregerson last winter. After effectively keeping the Padres' offense afloat in the first half of the season, Smith received a mid-year ...

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  11. Comparing the Astros and Padres Approach This OffseasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 27 | Climbing Tal's Hill

    ... General Manager Jeff Luhnow stuck to his plan of building through free agency, eventually attracting both Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek to come to Houston. It will be interesting to see which side bears more fruit. The Padres, while completely ...

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  12. Minor moves, major expectations in AL WestRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    ... SS Jed Lowrie , 3 years, $23 million with option; RHPs Pat Neshek , 2 years, $12.5 million with option and Luke Gregerson , 3 years, $18.5 million. Offseason highlights to date: The Astros addressed their biggest need by signing Neshek and Gregerson ...

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

    Dec 20, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    They had their jaunt in the headlines this month, throwing a combined $54a ...million to free agents Jed Lowrie, Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek. Spending like that hasn't been seen around here since Drayton McLane rode off, and for Astros fans, it was celebrated.

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  14. Could Seth Smith Return to the Oakland Athletics?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | Swingin' A's

    ... Seth Smith is the most intriguing option. Smith was traded from the A's to the Padres last offseason for Luke Gregerson , and put up solid numbers last year with an .807 OPS and 12 home runs. He is mostly a platoon player, hitting .277 against ...

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  15. Athletics trade Derek Norris & Seth Streich to Padres for Jesse Hahn and R.J. AlvarezRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Athletics Nation

    ... Lockard of oaklandclubhouse.com has this to say: In RJ Alvarez, the A's have a potential replacement for Luke Gregerson. Jesse Hahn is an excellent option for the rotation next year. The A's move their fifth All-Star out of the seven they sent to ...

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  16. Justice: Holiday deals still available for GMsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | Washington Nationals

    ... Jeff Luhnow is focused on starting pitching after signing shortstop Jed Lowrie and relievers Pat Neshek and Luke Gregerson . His most attractive trade option would be a catcher, either Hank Conger or Jason Castro . Padres Preller has a stockpile at ...

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  17. Could Seth Smith be on the Chicago Cubs' radar?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Cubbies Crib

    ... Athletics, with whom he spent a pair of seasons before joining San Diego in Dec. 2013 in the trade that sent Luke Gregerson to the A's. Heading into 2015, Chicago has the likes of Soler and Alcantara manning two of the three outfield spots with ...

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

    Dec 12, 2014 | Houston Astros

    It only took two questions into Friday's news conference at Minute Maid Park to introduce new Astros relief pitchers Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek for someone to ask manager A.J. Hinch who was going to be the closer in 2015. The Astros aren't ready to anoint a closer just yet from among the new faces and incumbent Chad Qualls , but the signing of the veteran right-handers represent a significant upgrade in options at the back end of the bullpen and satisfy the club's biggest offseason need.

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  19. Astros' offseason spending spree indicative of new mindset for franchiseRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2014 | Houston Chronicle

    ... As owner Jim Crane put it on Tuesday at the winter meetings, hours before agreements with relief pitchers Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek were struck, the prices at the winter meetings are retail, and sometimes even higher. "I like both pitchers," one ...

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  20. Astros announce Gregerson, Neshek dealsRead the original story

    Dec 12, 2014 | KRNV-TV Reno

    The Houston Astros announced Friday they have signed free-agent relievers Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek to multi-year contracts. Gregerson was signed to a three-year deal through the 2017 season and Neshek inked a two-year contract through 2016.

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