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Red Sox Rumors: Team signs Koji Uehara to a two year extension

Ken Rosenthal is reporting that the Boston Red Sox have come to terms with Koji Uehara on a two year extension.#455562828 / announce signing of Uehara to two-year deal.— Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) October 30, 2014Later, team beat writer Alex Speier reported the terms of the contract.Two years, $18M for Koji Uehara.— Alex Speier (@alexspeier) October...
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Ken Rosenthal explains how Fox reported Oscar Taveras’ death during the World Series

The story of St. Louis Cardinals prospect Oscar Taveras’s death in a car accident in the Dominican Republic cast a pall over World Series Game 5. As word spread about Taveras, many were wondering when Fox would report the news on its broadcast. It came as the 4th inning was to begin and it was handled properly with a visibly-shaken Ken Rosenthal reporting the story as Fox came...
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Rosenthal: Braves to name Hart president of baseball operations

The Atlanta Braves will name John Hart as their new president of baseball operations, FOX Sports 1 Insider Ken Rosenthal reports. Hart took over as the team's interim general manager during the final week of the regular season after then-GM Frank Wren was fired. According to a Yahoo Sports report, Hart then was offered the full-time GM position but turned it down. According to...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

Orioles Working Hard To Extend Nelson Cruz

Ken Rosenthal of FOX is reporting that the Orioles are “pushing to complete deal with Cruz..” After locking up J.J. Hardy this morning, it looks like Baltimore is trying to make sure the core of that team stays together after 2014. Following his PED suspension, Cruz signed a one-year make good deal with the Orioles. Now, he is looking to cash in on his monster 2014. He led Major...
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22 days ago  |  Discuss

Jeff Banister Contacted About Astros Managerial Position

Ken Rosenthal reports today that Pittsburgh Pirates bench coach Jeff Banister has been contacted by the Houston Astros about their vacant managerial position. Banister was named the bench coach of the Pirates back in November of 2010 and he is now in his 29th season in the organization, a career that began as a player back in 1986 when he was selected by the Pirates in the 25th round...
Via Pirates Prospects
September 27, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 team-by-team outlooks: What to expect this MLB season

Ken Rosenthal breaks down the East divisions, Jon Paul Morosi hits the Centrals and Rob Neyer shuts the door out West.
March 30, 2014  |  Discuss

White Sox: Alex Rios claimed on waivers

Jason Miller/Getty Images Alex Rios may stay with the Chicago White Sox for the remainder of the 2013 season but it is worth noting that someone placed a claim on him. Thus far the team who claimed Rios is unknown and waiver claims hardly produce a trade at this time of the year. Sources: #WhiteSox’s Alex Rios claimed on waivers. Claiming team not known. Owed $13M next season with...
August 08, 2013  |  Discuss

Ryan Braun suspended by MLB for 65 games

Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Ryan Braun has been suspended by MLB for 65 games for “violations of the Basic Agreement and its Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment Program, ” according [...]
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

Matt Garza scratched from start, deal with Rangers close

Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza has been scratched from his start tonight as a deal with the Texas Rangers is close  It is safe to say that Garza has made [...]
July 22, 2013  |  Discuss

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