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Cardinals continue to make an impact in community
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Already aptly recognized for their on-field success in 2015, the Cardinals should be doubly commended for the work accomplished off the field through a plethora of charity initiatives.

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Cardinals receive postseason shares
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The Cardinals distributed 59 full playoff shares, Major League Baseball announced Monday, valued at $34,223.65 per share for their postseason appearance in 2015.

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Herrera non-tendered by Brewers, but could return
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The Brewers removed utility man Elian Herrera from the 40-man roster Wednesday for the third time in 2015, opting not to tender him a contract ahead of a 10:59 p.m. CT deadline for teams to tender their unsigned players.

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Brewers add Subero, Lane to coaching staff
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The Brewers filled out their Major League coaching staff Monday with a promotion and an intriguing new hire when they named Carlos Subero first-base coach and former big league hitter-turned-pitcher Jason Lane to another opening.

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Denson receives MiLB Presidential Citation
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Brewers farmhand David Denson is the first openly gay player in affiliated baseball and the first active player to be awarded Minor League Baseball’s Presidential Citation.

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Cox, Braves enjoy baseball partnership for life
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Good news: Robert Joseph Cox spent the past five years as a consultant for a Braves franchise that he helped make famous, and he just received a two-year contract extension. In essence, his long-time bosses are asking Bobby Cox to continue as Bobby Cox, which actually is great news.

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Value of top-flight arms puts White Sox in strong position
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David Price reportedly has agreed to a seven-year, $217 million deal with the Boston Red Sox. And whenever a contract of such ilk arises, albeit involving one of the highest-quality starting pitchers in the game, talk frequently turns to the White Sox.

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White Sox non-tender Flowers, Turner
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The White Sox declined to tender contracts to catcher Tyler Flowers and right-handed pitcher Jacob Turner on Wednesday, and both are now free agents.

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Twins protect 7 prospects from Rule 5 Draft
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With Friday’s deadline to add players to the 40-man roster to protect them from December’s Rule 5 Draft, the Twins added outfielder Adam Brett Walker and pitchers Taylor Rogers, J.T. Chargois, Pat Dean, Mason Melotakis, Randy Rosario and Yorman Landa to their Major League roster.

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Tigers' front office follows players' community lead
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As Tigers employees made their holiday plans, 37 front-office members volunteered at Forgotten Harvest in Oak Park, packing 13,928 pounds worth of food to help feed nearly 14,000 people over the holiday.

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Zimm a great fit for Tigers' plans
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In a free-agent market where the vast majority of clubs seek arms, the Tigers have landed a pitcher who is no worse than the third-best available starter. And Al Avila’s move to bring on Jordan Zimmermann was good work done quickly.

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Mighty KC! Royals rise in 9th, rule the World
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Christian Colon delivered an RBI single in his only at-bat of the postseason to spark a five-run 12th inning that gave the Royals their first World Series championship in 30 years with a 7-2 victory over the Mets in Game 5 on Sunday night at Citi Field.

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