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Stanton rejects Cards deal; other options open
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Giancarlo Stanton is keeping all of his options open, and the reigning National League Most Valuable Player Award winner has not ruled out either the Giants or Cardinals from trade consideration, a source told MLB.com.

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Minus Chatwood, Rox go with young rotation
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The Rockies are likely to stick with a young rotation, even though they officially waved goodbye to their most experienced 2017 starting pitcher when righty Tyler Chatwood signed with the Cubs on Thursday.

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Report: Giants not on Stanton's list
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According to MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal, Giancarlo Stanton does not wish to play for the Giants or the Cardinals. The Giants were believed to be a frontrunner for the Marlins slugger.

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Dodgers in the mix to make Meetings splash
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The Dodgers’ pursuit of Ohtani, along with the endless rumors of a longshot trade for Giancarlo Stanton, will be part of the wall-to-wall coverage MLB.com and MLB Network will provide of the 2018 Winter Meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. Fans can watch live streaming of all news conferences and manager availability on MLB.com, including […]

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Myers open to move back to OF for good of club
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Wil Myers is open to a move back to the outfield, should the Padres land a first baseman via trade or free agency this offseason. They’ve already been linked with former Royals slugger Eric Hosmer.

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Bettis earns prestigious Conigliaro Award
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Rockies right-handed pitcher Chad Bettis’ inspiring return from a battle with testicular cancer has earned him the 2017 Tony Conigliaro Award.

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Rox aim for calm, calculated Winter Meetings
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In some ways, the Rockies will enter next week’s Winter Meetings in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., in the same spot as last year — believing they could contend. The difference this time is they have a postseason appearance in the rear-view mirror.

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Report: Padres met with Ohtani on Tuesday
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The Padres were the last of the seven teams to meet with two-way Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani, doing so on Tuesday night in Los Angeles, according to Yahoo! Sports’ Jeff Passan. Little else is clear.

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Preller expects to be busy at Winter Meetings
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Two-way Japanese phenom Shohei Ohtani has moved to the front burner of the Hot Stove for the Padres. But there are a number of other items on general manager A.J. Preller’s agenda with the Winter Meetings set to begin Monday in Orlando, Fla.

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Giants eyeing more than just Stanton, Ohtani
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Bobby Evans insisted Wednesday that while Giancarlo Stanton and Shohei Ohtani remain potential additions for the Giants, the general manager and his staff have explored other player moves that would significantly upgrade the roster.

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OF tops SF's needs heading into Meetings
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The offseason’s rhythm always speeds up at the Winter Meetings, which begin Sunday night in Lake Buena Vista, Fla. The Giants, however, already have set a fast tempo in the race for player acquisition.

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Rockies' offseason centered on 'pen, catcher
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The Rockies got some of their best production out their bullpen and at the catcher position in 2017, and those two areas have become the focus for general manager Jeff Bridich this offseason.

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