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Hiroyuki Nakajima To Be Posted

The Seibu Lions of Japan's Nippon Professional Baseball League will post shortstop Hiroyuki Nakajima, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (Twitter links). Legacy Sports will represent Nakajima in the U.S., according to Rosenthal. In the summer of 2010, Patrick Newman of FanGraphs called Nakajima Japan's second-best hitter behind Norichika Aoki (who will also be posted...

MLB Players and Owners Reach New Collective Bargaining Agreement

Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the players and owners have come to terms on a new collective bargaining agreement. The new deal is expected to be announced on Monday. Original Post 1:00 PM Over the past couple of weeks, I have heard some of the news that has surfaced from the MLB labor negotiations, but I didn’t hear many of the details. Thankfully, my roommate shed...

CBA Done

Ken Rosenthal reports that the new collective bargaining agreement is complete and will be announced Monday: The new agreement will not be perfect; several GMs already are livid over the new restraints on draft spending. Other details, including the creation of two additional wild-card playoff berths, also are certain to spark debate. But while reasonable people can disagree over...

Players and Owners reach new labor deal

#bbpBox_137317230764498945 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_137317230764498945 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; }Sources: Baseball labor deal is done. Announcement Monday. #MLBabout 1 hour ago via Twitter for iPhoneReplyRetweetFavorite@Ken_RosenthalKen Rosenthal #bbpBox_137318002591924224 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_137318002591924224 a...

The Hot Stove Was Born 125 Years Today, And Other Exciting Hot Stove News

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Marlins Offered Jose Reyes Six Years, $90MM

The Marlins offered $90MM over six years to Jose Reyes, a source told Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of FOX Sports.  They say Reyes is intrigued by playing in warm weather and for Ozzie Guillen.  Reyes wants a contract worth a minimum of $100MM, however, tweeted Joel Sherman of the New York Post yesterday.  More from Rosenthal and Morosi... The Marlins have not discussed...

Owners, Players Reach New CBA

The owners and players have settled on a new, five-year collective bargaining agreement which will be officially announced on Monday, according to Ken Rosenthal of (Twitter links).

Kemp Signing Official

"Ken Rosenthal is my homeboy!" Dodgers finalize Kemp's eight-year deal ( AP photo

MLBPA Postpones Meetings To Focus On CBA

Meetings scheduled for the Players Association this week have been postponed because of ongoing negotiations toward a new collective bargaining agreement, league sources told Jon Paul Morosi and Ken Rosenthal of  Agents were set to meet Tuesday in Los Angeles and Wednesday in Chicago but instead, the sessions have been put on hold. The postponment is due in part...

Good Rumors About Reyes: Marlins offer him six year / $90 million contact, Hanley doesn’t want to move, Mets still in play

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Marlins offered Jose Reyes a six-year, $90 million deal. A source told Rosenthal about that deal and the Marlins declined go comment on it. The Miami Herald reported yesterday that Hanley Ramirez would not want to move to third base should Reyes sign with the Miami Marlins. According to the Miami Herald, Ramirez said, “I’m the shortstop...

Kinzer On Ramirez, Capps, Lindsay

Agent Paul Kinzer confirmed to reporters today that Aramis Ramirez won’t re-sign with the Cubs. Here are the details plus more notes from the exchange (all links go to Twitter): Kinzer says Ramirez won’t be re-signing in Chicago. “That ship has sailed,” he said, according to’s Carrie Muskat. Ramirez is looking for a four-year deal or a three-year deal with...
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