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NL East News and Rumors
The Atlanta Braves avoided arbitration with five players Friday, including outfielder Jason Heyward, starting pitcher Kris Medlen and reliever Eric O'Flaherty.Share TweetThe Washington Nationals have agreed to a $2,337,500, one-year deal with left-handed starter Ross Detwiler, avoiding arbitration.Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 18, 2013CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox have agreed to one-year contracts with second baseman Gordon Beckham and outfielder Alejandro De Aza to avoid arbitration.Share TweetThe Philadelphia Phillies have agreed with left-hander Antonio Bastardo on a $1.4 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.Share Tweet
Breaking Down The Craziest Half-Inning In Television Historydeadspin.com Jan 18, 2013Originally published in Baseball Prospectus. More »Share Tweet
New team, new look: John Jaso shaves his glorious beard in 4 easy stepsyahoo.com Jan 18, 2013On Wednesday, veteran catcher John Jaso was traded from the Seattle Mariners to the Oakland A’s as a part of the three-team, five-player deal that included the Washington Nationals. It was a fairly significant trade that featured Michael Morse as the ceShare Tweet