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Marlins begin winter meetings by completing trade of Stanton to Yankees
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FOX Sports Florida's Jessica Blaylock reports from MLB's winter meetings in Orlando with the big news of the day, the Marlins officially trading Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees.

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Rays make deal as winter meetings start, add infielder Joey Wendle
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FOX Sports Sun's Rich Hollenberg reports from MLB's winter meetings in Orlando, looking at the Tampa Bay Rays swinging a deal for versatile infielder Joey Wendle.

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Who's on deck for baseball's next big deal? Red Sox, Cubs?
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) No matter how much their fans imagined Giancarlo Stanton bashing balls over the Green Monster, the Boston Red Sox never came close to getting the NL MVP.

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Report: Astros showing interest in Darvish, Arrieta
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The World Series champions are looking to make a big move of their own. On the same day the New York Yankees officially announced the acquisition of Giancarlo Stanton, the Houston Astros are showing interest in free-agent starters Yu Darvish and Jake Arrieta, reports The Athletic's Ken Rosenthal, citing major-league sources. Houston might also explore […]

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Report: Yankees interested in Pirates' Cole
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With Giancarlo Stanton in the fold, the New York Yankees appear ready to start upgrading other areas of their roster. One area where additional help may be needed is in the starting rotation, and the Yankees are showing interest in Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. They may have […]

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Report: Mets, Rangers have discussed Harvey-for-Profar trade
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It might be time for a change of scenery for a couple struggling players. The New York Mets and Texas Rangers have engaged in talks about swapping right-handed starter Matt Harvey and infielder Jurickson Profar, according to FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman. A source told Mike Puma of the New York Post that the Mets would […]

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Stanton predicted he'd be traded after signing record deal, agent says
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He saw it coming. Giancarlo Stanton signed his record 13-year, $325-million contract with the Miami Marlins before the 2015 season. Only three years later, the 28-year-old found himself on the move, officially joining the New York Yankees on Monday. Though the trade came as a surprise to the baseball world, Stanton's agent says his client […]

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Report: Phillies agree to 2-year deal with Neshek
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Pat Neshek is headed back to Philadelphia. The Phillies and Neshek have reportedly reached agreement on a two-year, $16.5-million contract that would see the two-time All-Star reliever return to the club he spent part of last season with, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. The contract, which is pending a physical, also reportedly contains […]

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Giants' Sabean not interested in Cain, Moustakas
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Over the weekend, the San Francisco Giants officially ended their pursuit of reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton, who was introduced by the New York Yankees on Monday, and the club's contingency plan is starting to come into focus. According to president of baseball operations Brian Sabean, it doesn't involve either Lorenzo Cain or Mike […]

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Report: Ellsbury 'unlikely' to waive no-trade clause to leave Yankees
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Jacoby Ellsbury may be out of a job with the New York Yankees, but he doesn't seem to want to go anywhere. The outfielder and his large contract are seen as a likely candidate to be traded this winter now that the Yankees have acquired Giancarlo Stanton, but, like Stanton, Ellsbury possesses a full no-trade […]

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Report: Indians have made offer to Santana; Red Sox among interested teams
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Free-agent first baseman Carlos Santana continues to generate significant interest on the open market, with his former team the Cleveland Indians and the Boston Red Sox among a group of six teams in pursuit of the veteran, according to Paul Hoynes of Cleveland.com. The Indians reportedly made an offer to Santana but his representatives informed […]

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Jack Morris and Alan Trammell elected to baseball Hall of Fame
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Jack Morris and Alan Trammell elected to baseball Hall of Fame.

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