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Jones carries giving spirit into offseason
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While it’s been a relatively slow offseason around baseball so far, Orioles outfielder Adam Jones is gearing up for a busy holiday. Jones, who has spent a good chunk of his time in his native San Diego, will be on the East Coast for the Orioles’ annual FanFest event Dec. 12, followed by his third-annual […]

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Rays announce new hires, promotions
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Rays president Brian Auld announced several personnel changes within the organization on Friday.

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Amid rumors, no deals from Rays on Day 1
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Following their long-adhered-to policy, the Rays did not address any rumors at the end of the day. Chaim Bloom, Rays vice president of baseball operations, did characterize Monday as being an “active time already.”

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Hernandez among 5 pitchers to agree to terms
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The Blue Jays overhauled the upper levels of their Minor League system on Friday afternoon by officially coming to terms with five pitchers and claiming an outfielder off waivers. The group of pitchers is headlined by veterans Roberto Hernandez and Brad Penny.

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Blue Jays ink Barney to one-year pact
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The Blue Jays have signed infielder Darwin Barney to a one-year contract worth $1.05 million.

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Blue Jays lay groundwork for future deals
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The Blue Jays accomplished most of their offseason goals before the start of the Winter Meetings, and the end result was a very quiet week at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center.

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Girardi pleased with direction of the franchise
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Joe Girardi knows that the last couple of offseasons haven’t unfolded in the manner that many Yankees fans have grown accustomed to over the years, but he reiterated on Monday that he’s happy with the overall direction of the franchise.

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Rays in good place despite quiet Meetings
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Not everybody makes headlines at the Winter Meetings. Count the Rays among that group following this year’s gathering that took place at the Opryland Hotel. But that doesn’t mean that Tampa Bay’s front office hasn’t been busy.

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O's select outfielder Rickard in Rule 5 Draft
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The Orioles selected outfielder Joey Rickard from the Tampa Bay Rays in the Major League portion of Thursday’s Rule 5 Draft.

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Rays exploring varied possibilities at Meetings
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After three days of visiting with other teams and agents to discuss different trade deals and possible signings, the Rays continued to stand pat Wednesday.

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Rays to address safety with netting changes
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In response to Major League Baseball’s recommendations to improve safety at games, the Rays plan on implementing changes to Tropicana Field.

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Rays remain in 'listening mode' at Meetings
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The Rays have players other teams want, but they don’t have to make a deal to improve. Thus they have spent the first two days of the Winter Meetings with their ears open and have felt no pressure to make a deal.

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