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Nats could have options with Zimmermann, Fister

Nats could have options with Zimmermann, Fister

MLB.com Updated 6 hours ago
According to USA Today, the Nationals have told opposing teams they would listen to possible deals involving right-handers Jordan Zimmermann and Doug Fister. Fister and Zimmermann are free agents after the 2015 season and general manager Mike Rizzo woul…
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  • Mike Schmidt: Marlins' Stanton Too Rich Too Early?

    Mike Schmidt: Marlins' Stanton Too Rich Too Early?

    nytimes.com 4 hours ago
    In the 1970s and again in '80s, I signed that era's version of the Giancarlo Stanton deal.
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  • Braves keeping options open with Lester, Tomas

    Braves keeping options open with Lester, Tomas

    MLB.com 9 hours ago
    Though they are not currently positioned to provide the financial riches Jon Lester and Cuban sensation Yasmany Tomas will soon receive, the Braves have not ruled out the possibility of signing at least one of these top-tier free agents.
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  • Stanton sold on Miami, market and Marlins' potential

    Stanton sold on Miami, market and Marlins' potential

    MLB.com nytimes.com ESPN.com Nov 20 (yesterday)
    Giancarlo Stanton has made a long-term commitment to the Marlins and the city of Miami, and the slugger hopes to eventually see the market embrace the organization that has ranked low in the standings and at the gate since he made his debut in 2010.
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  • Harmon becomes part of Hall of Fame after visit

    Harmon becomes part of Hall of Fame after visit

    MLB.com Nov 20 (yesterday)
    Terry Harmon played 10 seasons in the big leagues as a utility infielder for the Phillies, retiring after the 1977 season. Last year, he and his wife, Kay, decided to do something they'd never done before: visit the National Baseball Hall of Fame and Mu…
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  • Kevin Long, Mets’ Hitting Coach, Also Works From the Mound

    Kevin Long, Mets’ Hitting Coach, Also Works From the Mound

    nytimes.com MLB.com Nov 20 (yesterday)
    The team is hoping that Kevin Long, who throws batting practice left-handed to lefty hitters, will help Curtis Granderson and Lucas Duda.
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  • Top prospect Peraza among Braves' roster additions

    Top prospect Peraza among Braves' roster additions

    MLB.com Nov 19 (2 days ago)
    The Braves bid adieu to the longest-tenured member of their organization to create 40-man roster space for top prospect Jose Peraza and six other Minor Leaguers who will have an opportunity to experience their first Major League Spring Training.
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  • Marlins reportedly make offer to LaRoche

    Marlins reportedly make offer to LaRoche

    MLB.com Nov 19 (2 days ago)
    The Marlins may not have to look outside of their own division to find a middle-of-the-order hitter. Miami reportedly has a two-year, $20 million offer on the table to free agent Adam LaRoche, according to the Miami Herald.
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  • Big Deals on Minds of Owners During MLB Meetings

    Big Deals on Minds of Owners During MLB Meetings

    nytimes.com Nov 19 (2 days ago)
    Yankees President Randy Levine offered a succinct response when asked what he thought about the Marlins and outfielder Giancarlo Stanton breaking the record for richest contract that had been held by Alex Rodriguez for more than 13 years until last spri…
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  • Stanton, Marlins begin commitment to each other

    Stanton, Marlins begin commitment to each other

    MLB.com Nov 19 (2 days ago)
    The Marlins introduced their $325 million man at a news conference Wednesday, ushering in a new era in Miami with slugger Giancarlo Stanton as the centerpiece and building block of their team.
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  • Video - Another Marlins Scam 06:29

    Another Marlins Scam

    Nov 19
    Giancarlo Stanton's contract is another Marlins scam, and it's going to end in a firesale. Keith Olbermann explains.
  • Video - Stanton Ready To Bring Consistency To Miami 02:46

    Stanton Ready To Bring Consistency To Miami

    Nov 19
    Marlins OF Giancarlo Stanton joins "SportsCenter" to talk about his record $325 million, 13-year contract and his recovery since being hit in the face with a pitch.
  • Video - Heyward Addition Big Plus For Cardinals 02:20

    Heyward Addition Big Plus For Cardinals

    Nov 17
    Eric Karabell and David Schoenfield discuss the Cardinals' trade for outfielder Jason Heyward.
  • Video - Braves Trade Heyward To Cardinals 00:46

    Braves Trade Heyward To Cardinals

    Nov 17
    Buster Olney breaks down the Braves' decision to trade Jason Heyward and Jordan Walden to the Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins.

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