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Trade Analysis: Mets Trade Collin Cowgill to Angels for Speedy Prospect Kyle Johnson

Trade Analysis: Mets Trade Collin Cowgill to Angels for Speedy Prospect Kyle Johnson

By | June 26, 2013 at 1:01 am | One comment

On Tuesday, the New York Mets agreed to trade outfielder Collin Cowgill to the Los Angeles Angels in exchange for prospect Kyle Johnson. A fairly minor move, neither of the names involved in the deal are widely recognizable. Taking a closer look though, this seemingly small...

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Washington Nationals Win with Adam LaRoche Signing; Mike Morse Still a Keeper

Washington Nationals Win with Adam LaRoche Signing; Mike Morse Still a Keeper

By | January 8, 2013 at 3:37 pm | No comments

// //   According to The Washington Post's Adam Kilgore, the Nationals have signed Adam LaRoche to a two-year deal worth approximately $24 million. LaRoche's new contract includes a mutual option for 2015. After spending the offseason fielding outside bids,...

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Yankees Sign Kevin Youkilis to One-Year Deal

Yankees Sign Kevin Youkilis to One-Year Deal

By | December 11, 2012 at 7:48 pm | 2 comments

According to FoxSports.com's Ken Rosenthal (on Twitter), the Yankees have signed third baseman Kevin Youkilis to a one-year deal. The deal is worth $12 million, and will become official once Youkilis passes his physical with team doctors. Formerly the face of the...

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Highway Robbery: Dodgers On the Losing End of Big Trade with Red Sox

Highway Robbery: Dodgers On the Losing End of Big Trade with Red Sox

By | August 28, 2012 at 8:41 pm | 5 comments

Complete insanity. On Sunday, the Red Sox and Dodgers completed an earth-shattering, blockbuster trade, and the biggest post deadline deal in history. Over $270 million in contracts and nine players changed hands, including three All-Stars. Sitting at 62-67 and thirteen games...

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No Big Deal: Reds Sign Ryan Madson for $8.5 Mil, Astros Claim Fernando Martinez off Waivers

No Big Deal: Reds Sign Ryan Madson for $8.5 Mil, Astros Claim Fernando Martinez off Waivers

By | January 11, 2012 at 3:30 pm | No comments

On Wednesday the Cincinnati Reds signed reliever Ryan Madson to a one-year $8.5 million dollar deal. Madson, who closed for the Phillies last season, could make upwards of $10 million if he meets his new contract's performance incentives with a strong season. With...

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Twins Sign Ryan Doumit to One-Year, $3 Million Contract

Twins Sign Ryan Doumit to One-Year, $3 Million Contract

By | November 19, 2011 at 4:53 pm | 2 comments

// The 2012 crop of free agent catchers is thinning drastically. After Jose Molina, Rod Barajas, Gerald Laird and Matt Treanor all signed new contracts this past week, Ryan Doumit agreed to a one-year, $3 million deal with the Minnesota Twins on Saturday morning. Two...

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Hot Stove Notes 11/1: Yankees Part Ways with Andrew Brackman, Holding on to GM Brian Cashman Through 2014

Hot Stove Notes 11/1: Yankees Part Ways with Andrew Brackman, Holding on to GM Brian Cashman Through 2014

By | November 2, 2011 at 2:38 am | No comments

Check out BaseballNewsHound.com's 2012 Free Agent Tracker Amazon.com Widgets Yankees Decline Club Option on Andrew Brackman More than four years after selecting him 30th overall in the 2007 MLB Amateur Draft, the Yankees have cut ties with right-handed pitching enigma...

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Red Sox Ask Cubs for Matt Garza in Exchange for Rights to GM Epstein, Interested in Prospect McNutt

Red Sox Ask Cubs for Matt Garza in Exchange for Rights to GM Epstein, Interested in Prospect McNutt

By | October 17, 2011 at 7:06 pm | No comments

Amazon.com Widgets According to Bruce Levine of ESPNChicago, Red Sox front office personnel have urged the Cubs to send Matt Garza to Boston in exchange for rights to general manager Theo Epstein. The Red Sox have also shown interest in the North Siders' top pitching...

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Rangers Add Mike Adams to Bullpen, Deal Prospects Erlin, Wieland to Padres

Rangers Add Mike Adams to Bullpen, Deal Prospects Erlin, Wieland to Padres

By | July 31, 2011 at 5:10 pm | One comment

Following their trade for reliever Koji Uehara on Saturday afternoon, Texas Rangers front office executives (GM) Jon Daniels and president Nolan Ryan added knock-0ut set-up man Mike Adams to the Rangers bullpen this afternoon. Daniels, Baseball America's 2010 Major League...

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Nationals trade Jason Marquis to Arizona Diamondbacks In Exchange for Prospect Zach Walters

Nationals trade Jason Marquis to Arizona Diamondbacks In Exchange for Prospect Zach Walters

By | July 30, 2011 at 7:29 pm | One comment

Beginning their day by trading utilityman Jerry Hairston Jr. to the Milwaukee Brewers in exchange for minor league outfielder Erik Komatsu, the Nationals continued their busy Saturday by sending veteran starter Jason Marquis to the Arizona Diamondbacks. Marquis, who was...

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