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Rumor Central: Brewers eyeing Jake Arrieta?
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ESPN After taking a big step forward in 2017, the Milwaukee Brewers might be considering making a splash on the free-agent pitching market. Jon Morosi of MLB Network tweets the Brewers are showing interest in right-hander Jake Arrieta, who joins Yu Darvish as the top starters on the open market. Morosi

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Rumor Central: Rockies, Cardinals interested in Brandon Kintzler as a closer
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ESPN Brandon Kintzler is likely to turn his short time as a closer with the Minnesota Twins into a full-time closer job next year. According to MLB.com's Jon Morosi, Kintzler is drawing interest from teams that need a closer, including the St. Louis Cardinals and Colorado Rockies, after serving in

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Rumor Central: Orioles showing interest in Lance Lynn?
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ESPN The Baltimore Orioles, in need of rotation help, are interested in free-agent right-hander Lance Lynn, sources tell MLB.com's Jon Morosi. Lynn became a free agent after rejecting a one-year, $17.4 million qualifying offer from the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday. The 30-year-old was 11-8 with

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Rumor Central: Phillies interested in Jake McGee?
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ESPN The Philadelphia Phillies are among the teams showing interest in free-agent lefty reliever Jake McGee, reports MLB.com's Jon Morosi. The 31-year-old posted a 3.61 ERA and 1.10 WHIP in 62 games for the Colorado Rockies this past season, recording 20 holds and striking out 58 batters in 57 1/

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Rumor Central: Alex Cobb drawing interest from Orioles?
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ESPN After declining a one-year, $17.4 million qualifying offer from the Tampa Bay Rays, pitcher Alex Cobb recently became a free agent and already is drawing interest from another AL East team. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Baltimore Orioles are eyeing the right-hander as they look to

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Rumor Central: Padres eyeing reunions with Jhoulys Chacin, Craig Stammen?
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ESPN The San Diego Padres are reportedly interested in bringing back a pair of veteran right-handers next season. According to AJ Cassavell of MLB.com, the Friars are eyeing reunions with starter Jhoulys Chacin and reliever Craig Stammen. "Both guys expressed interest when the season ended of potentially

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Rumor Central: Angels preferred destination for Mike Moustakas?
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ESPN As Mike Moustakas tests free agency for the first time in his career, he could have a homecoming in mind. Moustakas, an L.A. native, has the Los Angeles Angels No. 1 on his wish list, an MLB insider tells ESPN's Jerry Crasnick. Moustakas is one of the top free agents available (No. 13 on […]

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Rumor Central: Cardinals, Rays discuss possible trade for Alex Colome
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ESPN The St. Louis Cardinals have an obvious need for a closer after releasing Trevor Rosenthal, and with Seung-Hwan Oh being a free agent this winter. So they're taking steps toward finding their next relief pitcher. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, St. Louis has reached out to the Tampa

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Rumor Central: Orioles eyeing Tyler Chatwood?
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ESPN After their starters combined to finish with the worst ERA in baseball last season, the Baltimore Orioles will likely be looking to bolster their rotation this winter. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, one name on Baltimore's radar is right-hander Tyler Chatwood. Chatwood, who turns 28

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Rumor Central: Could Neil Walker return to Pirates?
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ESPN As the Pittsburgh Pirates sort out their infield situation for next season, a reunion with one of their most popular players is not out of the question. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Pirates have some interest in veteran free agent Neil Walker. Walker, 32, batted .265/.362/.439 with

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Rumor Central: Royals eyeing Cameron Maybin?
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ESPN.com Facing the prospect of replacing Lorenzo Cain in center field, the Kansas City Royals could be targeting another free-agent outfielder. The Royals have interest in Cameron Maybin, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports. Maybin hits the market after splitting last season between the Los Angeles Angels

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Rumor Central: Mariners interested in Carlos Santana?
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ESPN.com Yet again looking to add a first baseman in the offseason, the Seattle Mariners appear to be eyeing one of the top free-agent options at the position. The M's are interested in Carlos Santana, reports Jon Morosi of MLB Network. Morosi notes that there have yet to be any substantial talks

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