1. Dodgers GM Declines Comment on Clayton Kershaw Contract, SP Has 'Open Dialogue'

    Los Angeles Dodgers general manager Farhan Zaidi said his team has kept an "open dialogue" with ace Clayton Kershaw as he approaches potential free agency next winter. Ken Gurnick of MLB...

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  2. Willson Contreras: Cubs May Ignore Mound Visit Rule Changes

    Chicago Cubs catcher Willson Contreras is apparently no fan of Major League Baseball's new rules intended to improve pace of play...

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  3. Lance McCullers Jr. Rips MLB for New Mound Visit Rules, Talks Sign-Stealing

    After Major League Baseball announced rule changes to limit mound visits per game, per USA Today , Houston Astros starter Lance McCullers Jr. explained that the real problem was players stealing signals...

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  4. Steven Souza Jr. Traded to Diamondbacks; Brandon Drury to Yankees in 3-Team Deal

    The New York Yankees, Tampa Bay Rays and Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to a three-team trade Tuesday that sent third baseman Brandon Drury to the Yankees, right fielder Steven Souza Jr...

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  5. Angels Reportedly Will Lower Right Field Wall 10 Feet

    The Los Angeles Angels are making a change to their stadium that could lead to more home runs in 2018. Per Mike DiGiovanna of the Los Angeles Times , the right field wall at Angel Stadium will be lowered from 18 feet to eight feet...

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  6. Marlins Will Wear Stoneman Douglas High School Hats to Honor Shooting Victims

    The Miami Marlins will wear Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School hats before Friday's Grapefruit League opener to commemorate victims of the school shooting...

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  7. Don Mattingly on Bryce Harper's Marlins Criticism: Take Care of Your Own Dugout

    Miami Marlins manager Don Mattingly had some pointed words for Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper on Tuesday after Harper questioned the Marlins' offseason moves. According to the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  8. MLB Betting Props: Wins Over/Under Totals Set for the 2018 Season

    Using the futures board at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark as a crystal ball, oddsmakers believe less than half of MLB teams will win more games in 2018 than they did in 2017...

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  9. Christian Yelich: 'Everything Changed' for Marlins After Jose Fernandez's Death

    Christian Yelich said the September 2016 death of ace starting pitcher Jose Fernandez served as an unexpected turning point for the Miami Marlins organization, leading to the offseason ...

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  10. Baseball Hall of Famer, Giants Legend Orlando Cepeda Taken to Hospital

    Hall of Fame first baseman Orlando Cepeda was rushed to a Bay Area hospital on Monday night for undisclosed reasons. According to TMZ Sports , one of Cepeda 's family members told a San Francisco Giants team official about the situation...

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  11. Jake Arrieta Rumors: Phillies, Pitcher 'Having Dialogue' on Potential Contract

    The Philadelphia Phillies and free-agent starting pitcher Jake Arrieta are reportedly "having dialogue" regarding a potential contract, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports...

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  12. Which MLB Team Has the Most Elite Young Talent?

    Our mission: Identify which MLB team has the most elite young talent heading into the 2018 season...

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  13. Predicting the Early Sensations of MLB's 2018 Spring Training Action

    For established players, spring training is about stretching hamstrings, honing swings and rediscovering release points. Results don't matter. For younger players looking to make an impression, it's a different story...

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  14. How 2-Way MLB Phenom Shohei Ohtani Can Prove He's Worth All the Hype This Spring

    By now, anyone who's aware of Shohei Ohtani is also aware that he has the ability to strike out the side in one inning and lead off the next by putting a ball into orbit...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 23 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. J.D. Martinez Is a $110M Steal and the Superstar the Red Sox Desperately Needed

    At long last, the Boston Red Sox have put a round peg in a round hole and strengthened their position in the American League power structure. And at a more than reasonable price, to boot...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  16. 2018 World Series Odds: Dodgers Leading Betting Futures over Astros and Yankees

    With a young, offensively gifted lineup and top-five rotation, the Los Angeles Dodgers at +500 (bet $100 to win $500) are atop the 2018 World Series odds at sportsbooks monitored by OddsShark...

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  17. Tim Lincecum Rumors: Pitcher Reportedly Has Guaranteed Contract Offer

    Starting pitcher Tim Lincecum reportedly has a "guaranteed contract offer from a team that's not the [San Francisco] Giants," according to Grant Brisbee of McCovey Chronicles...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Jarrod Dyson, Diamondbacks Agree to 2-Year, $7.5M Contract

    The Arizona Diamondbacks announced the signing of o utfielder Jarrod Dyson to a two-year deal on Monday. He reportedly will receive $7.5 million over two years, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: J.D. Martinez, Red Sox Agree to 5-Year, $110 Million Contract

    The Boston Red Sox and free-agent outfielder J.D. Martinez agreed to a terms on a contract, ESPN's Pedro Gomez first reported Monday. Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported the contract is for five years and worth $110 million...

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  20. Red Sox Rumors: J.D. Martinez, Boston 'Moving Close' to Contract Agreement

    While a deal might not be close, the Boston Red Sox continue to negotiate a potential contract with free-agent right fielder J.D. Martinez , and could be nearing an agreement...

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  21. Bryce Harper Refuses to Discuss Free Agency, Says He's Focused on 2018 Season

    Bryce Harper could be a free agent after the 2018 season. While his future will be the source of speculation throughout the upcoming MLB season, Harper has no interest in indulging...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 day ago 1 reads 0 comments

  22. Kevin Kiermaier Rips Rays' Roster Moves: 'I Am 100 Percent Frustrated'

    Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Kevin Kiermaier isn't happy with the organization's recent strategy when it comes to personnel. "I am 100 percent frustrated and very upset with the moves," he said Monday, per Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times ...

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  23. Josh Donaldson Says He, Blue Jays 'Don't See Eye to Eye' on Contract Talks

    Toronto Blue Jays superstar Josh Donaldson told reporters Monday he and the team have discussed a long-term contract extension but " don't see eye to eye." He said he expects to become a free agent after the 2018 season...

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  24. Anthony Rizzo Talks Parkland Visit, Says 'Some Type of Change Needs to Happen'

    Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo spoke about his decision to visit his hometown of Parkland, Florida , in the wake of the devastating school shooting that left 17 people dead, per Jesse Rogers of ESPN...

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  25. MLB Outlines Pace-of-Play Changes for 2018 Season Including Reduced Mound Visits

    Major League Baseball announced new rules Monday to speed up the game in 2018, according to Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area, which include only allowing " six mound visits a game and [cutting] back on time between innings...

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