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  • History says $100 million pitchers must produce results fast

    History says $100 million pitchers must produce results fast
    Max Scherzer and Jon Lester might as well have neon-green dollar signs stamped all over their uniforms and caps when spring training opens next week. Their careers were redefined this offseason when they joined baseball's elite echelon of $100 million...
  • Shields, Padres finalize $75 million, 4-year contact, biggest for free agent in club history

    James Shields lives in an exclusive enclave in northern San Diego County in the offseason, so he followed with interest as Padres general manager A.J. Preller revamped the roster with big-name position players. On Wednesday, the workhorse right-hander...
  • Orioles notes on 2015 draft and minor league minicamp

    Orioles notes on 2015 draft and minor league minicamp
    Once right-hander James Shields – the final free agent tied to draft-pick compensation – was signed by the San Diego Padres, this year’s draft order could be officially set. The Orioles will have two picks in the first round, the...
  • With Shields headed to San Diego, Hamels likely staying with Phillies

    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. said three weeks ago that if he were to handicap it, he envisioned Cole Hamels starting for the Phillies on opening day. The chances of that materializing increased Monday, when the Phillies lost one possible...
  • Joe Maddon says Cubs still interested in a 'prize' — James Shields

    Joe Maddon says Cubs still interested in a 'prize' — James Shields
    James Shields remains the biggest free agent on the market as spring training approaches, and Cubs manager Joe Maddon, for one, thinks the right-hander would be "a nice prize" to win. Maddon told the MLB Network Radio show "Inside Pitch" on Friday...
  • James Shields, Padres agree to 4-year contract

    James Shields, Padres agree to 4-year contract
    SAN DIEGO -- Right-hander James Shields, who helped Kansas City reach the World Series last season, has agreed to a four-year contract with the San Diego Padres. The Cubs were rumored to have interest in Shields as well. Shields is the latest addition...
  • James Shields and San Diego Padres agree to 4-year contract

    James Shields and San Diego Padres agree to 4-year contract
    SAN DIEGO (AP) — Right-hander James Shields, who helped Kansas City reach the World Series last season, has agreed to a four-year contract with the San Diego Padres. Shields is the latest addition by first-year general manager A.J. Preller, who in...
  • EPC quarterfinals delayed a day by winter weather

    EPC quarterfinals delayed a day by winter weather
    The quarterfinals of the Eastern Pennsylvania Conference boys and girls basketball tournament have been postponed until Tuesday due to Monday's ice storm. … Nick Fierro says the Eagles new personnel plan better be a winner as coach Chip Kelly...
  • James Shields and San Diego Padres agree to $75 million, 4-year contract

    Right-hander James Shields, who helped Kansas City reach the World Series last season, has agreed to a $75 million, four-year contract with the San Diego Padres. The deal includes an option for 2019 and is subject to the successful completion of a...
  • James Shields reportedly will join Padres; Royals to receive draft pick

    The reported contract between James Shields and the San Diego Padres generates a variety of storylines, from the union of Shields and former trade partner Wil Myers to the final touches of revamped Padres roster to the opportunity for Shields to pitch...
  • Get this: Padres are the team to beat

    Get this: Padres are the team to beat
    Sorry to mess with your WPA+ and Rtot ratings, and whatever else you hold dear to your little sabermetric hearts this week, but the Padres are now the team to reckon with in the National League West. That’s right, the hard-to-watch Padres, the...