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  1. UPDATED Blue Jays deal Brett Lawrie to Oakland Aa sRead the original story w/Photo

    21 min ago | 680News

    Toronto Blue Jays Brett Lawrie reacts at home plate after scoring on a single by Melky Cabrera off New York Yankees pitcher David Phelps during sixth inning AL baseball action in Toronto, Apr. 21, 2013. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Chris Young The Toronto Blue Jays added a third all-star for the heart of their lineup in Josh Donaldson via a stunning trade that cost them supremely talented but underachieving Brett Lawrie, promising young pitchers Sean Nolin and Kendall Graveman and shortstop prospect Franklin Barreto.

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  2. A's deal Donaldson to Jays for Lawrie, 3 othersRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | CBS Sports

    Two offseasons ago, the Blue Jays pushed all their chips into the middle of table by completing blockbuster trades with the Marlins and Mets. They emptied their farm system to acquire Jose Reyes , R.A. Dickey , Josh Johnson, Mark Buehrle and others.

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  3. Lester could be wooed by pitcher-friendly NLRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Major League Baseball

    Greg Maddux had five cracks at free agency, the first when he was 26, the last at age 40. He used that leverage to change teams three times, but he never changed leagues. The Yankees and other American League teams tried to persuade Maddux to leave the National League but never succeeded.

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  4. Do Cleveland Indians, Boston Red Sox have right pieces for trade?Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Boston has already signed two of the top free agent hitters on the market in Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez for just under $200 million as it tries to rebound from its last place finish in the AL East this year. They're trying to sign free agent lefty Jon Lester and have outfielders to trade stacked from the Green Monster to Logan International Airport.

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  5. Hot Stove Bulletins: AL EastRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Washington Nationals

    The first few weeks of the Hot Stove season have been busy, but there is still plenty more action to come. In the American League East, the Red Sox have been the biggest movers thus far, signing Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez to deals that will total almost $200 million, while the Blue Jays made noise by signing a countryman.

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  6. Finding Nomah: Hanley a Reminder of Red Sox Long Run of Woes at ShortRead the original story

    13 hrs ago | Boston.com

    Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports. Garciaparra produced exceptional numbers as a hitter and incredible highlights as a fielder.

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  7. Cherington off to fast start with plenty of optionsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | Boston Red Sox

    The Boston Red Sox are on the verge of changing an entire offseason storyline. Say hello to the 2015 American League East favorites.

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  8. Which MLB Free-Agent Contract 'Overpay' Is Actually Money Well Spent?Read the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | BleacherReport

    The MLB offseason is just getting started, but key free agents have fallen off the board, and not every contract handed out so far will pay off. Buying early has its advantages.

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  9. Baltimore Orioles: Leftovers for Throwback ThursdayRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Birds Watcher

    First and foremost, I hope that all Baltimore Orioles fans had a great Thanksgiving yesterday. As I;ve said a couple of times this week, it's always been my favorite holiday.

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  10. Palmer makes pitch for LifePathRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times Leader

    ... veteran Gary Thorne, and said he became much more popular this past season because the team won the American League East. "They had a nice year without [Matt] Wieters and [Manny] Machado and had the big dropoff for Chris Davis," he said of the O's. ...

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  11. Pro baseball: New Sox players Sandoval, Ramirez talking titleRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 25 | Cape Cod Times

    Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez spent the last two seasons as National League West rivals. Now they're teammates in Boston, the result of a $183 million spending spree the Red Sox are hoping will lift them out of the AL East cellar.

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  12. Throw that Cash-ManRead the original story

    Yesterday | Pinstripe Alley

    We all have our own ideas on what the Yankees should do this offseason. Personally, I like that we are playing the roll of "Sleeping Giant."

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  13. Orioles thoughts and observations on hitting coach vacancy, Davis rumors and moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Baltimore Sun

    ... it's starting to look like the Orioles are going to be outflanked again by the big-money teams of the American League East. It's late November, most of the leaves have turned and it's starting to look like the Orioles are going to be outflanked ...

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  14. Yankees must counter Boston's big movesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | New York Yankees

    OK, Yankees, your turn. What do you have for us? How about Jon Lester ? He'd look great in pinstripes, wouldn't he? If you're looking to rattle a few coffee cups in Red Sox Nation, this would be an excellent place to start.

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  15. Finding Nomah: Ramirez Return Reminder of Red Sox Long Run of Woes at ShortRead the original story

    Thursday | Boston.com

    Obnoxious Boston Fan is long-time sports journalist Bill Speros and offers a fun, unique and biting perspective on the Red Sox, Celtics, Bruins, Patriots and whatever else people are talking about in the world of sports. Garciaparra produced exceptional numbers as a hitter and incredible highlights as a fielder.

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  16. Boston Red Sox Should Have Signed Chase Headley, Not Pablo SandovalRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Rant Sports

    The Boston Red Sox had a disappointing season in 2014, finishing in the cellar of the AL East and being out of contention for a majority of the season. As such, it seemed that the Red Sox would need to make a splash in either free agency or on the trade market this offseason in order to help themselves return to contention in 2015.

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  17. O's Werner thankful for support during cancer battleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Major League Baseball

    When the Orioles made a trip down to Arlington this summer, rookie catcher Caleb Joseph was more excited about who would be coming to Rangers Ballpark than playing in the stadium for the first time. He had it all planned out.

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  18. Bomber Bites With Jumping Joe-Healthy CC Sabathia is Crucial Next SeasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Yanks Go Yard

    May 10, 2014; Milwaukee, WI, USA; New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia pitches in the first inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at Miller Park. Mandatory Credit: Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports With the Yankees apparently staying their hand this off-season and not going after any big name free agents, they will need to get big contributions from internal sources that under performed in 2014.

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  19. Orioles Must Have Aggressive Winter to Keep Hard-Won A.L. East SupremacyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | BleacherReport

    It's early yet, but so far this offseason, the Baltimore Orioles sure are acting like a team that just went 96-66 and won the American League East by a dozen games. You'd expect a team like that to play it cool, and that's what the Orioles are doing.

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  20. Jays' Martin a 'culture-changer'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | 24 Hours

    ... a catcher gets the pitcher to give his best effort, he's done his job," said DeRosa, who describes the American League East as winnable. "Baltimore has a lot of moving pieces, you don't know what the New York Yankees are getting back from injury and ...

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