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  • Miami Marlins: Derek Jeter ballpark tour fuels ownership conjecture

    Miami Marlins: Derek Jeter ballpark tour fuels ownership conjecture
    Addressing the media in a conference call in advance of next week's Winter Meetings, President of Baseball Operations Michael Hill got a chuckle out of the first question. Hill was asked what marching orders Derek Jeter gave him heading into San Diego?...
  • Braves sign RHP Kohn

    The Sports Xchange Braves sign RHP Kohn Former Angels right-hander Michael Kohn reached agreement Thursday with the Atlanta Braves on a one-year, minor-league contract that includes an invitation to spring training with the major league club. Kohn...
  • Cruz is the right-handed power Seattle needed

    The Sports Xchange By Scott Johnson, The Sports Xchange Cruz is the right-handed power Seattle needed SEATTLE -- For the second time in as many winters, the Seattle Mariners sent a shock wave through baseball with a high-profile move to add a big bat...
  • Nelson Cruz officially signs 4-year, $58 million contract with the Mariners

    Nelson Cruz is officially a Seattle Mariner. The 34-year-old slugger signed his 4-year, $58 million contract on Thursday at Safeco Field and then met with the media along with general manager Jack Zduriencik and manager Lloyd McClendon. When asked, "Why...
  • Dave Martinez joining Cubs as bench coach

    Dave Martinez joining Cubs as bench coach
    The ever-changing Cubs’ coaching staff finally crystallized Thursday with the return of former Cubs outfielder Dave Martinez as the bench coach. Martinez, who played for the Cubs from 1986-88 and in 2000, is reunited with manager Joe Maddon....
  • MLB roundup: Mariners sign Cruz for four years

    The Sports Xchange MLB roundup: Mariners sign Cruz for four years Veteran outfielder and designated hitter Nelson Cruz has signed a four-year contract with the Seattle Mariners, the team announced Thursday. Terms of the deal were not announced, but...
  • Royals, Hochevar seal two-year deal

    The Sports Xchange Royals, Hochevar seal two-year deal Despite missing last season while recovering from Tommy John elbow surgery, Luke Hochevar still landed a lucrative free agent contract from his longtime team. The right-hander and the Kansas City...
  • Nick Markakis agrees to four-year deal with Braves

    Nick Markakis agrees to four-year deal with Braves
    Days after the Orioles' memorable 2014 season ended in the American League Championship Series, it seemed a foregone conclusion the club would be able to retain its longest-tenured player. As weeks went by without a deal, optimism dissipated, and once...
  • Brewers' Braun encouraged about thumb

    The Sports Xchange Brewers' Braun encouraged about thumb Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun is feeling so good about an offseason procedure to address a nerve problem near his right thumb that he says it's 100 percent better. Bothered by the thumb...
  • Nick Markakis' departure from Orioles hard to digest for several reasons

    Nick Markakis' departure from Orioles hard to digest for several reasons
    Orioles fans still are undoubtedly reeling this morning from Wednesday’s news that the team’s longest-tenured player, right fielder Nick Markakis, is leaving Baltimore after agreeing to terms on a four-year, $44 million deal with the Atlanta...
  • Corey Crawford, welcome to the Hall of Lame

    Professional athletes such as Blackhawks goaltender Corey Crawford play fast, physical and sometimes dangerous sports, yet strength, agility and skill often allow them to dodge injury, or just shrug it off. So perhaps, ordinary, junk-food-munching fans...