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As I mentioned earlier, the Los Angeles Dodgers signed right-handed relief pitcher Todd Coffey to a one-year dear that will carry a team option for 2013. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports that Coffey’s 2012 salary will be $1 million and will come with a $300k buyout clause on the 2013 team option.

Dodgers Opt Out Of Decaf, Sign Coffey

When Yahoo News reported Starbucks hiring in the Southern California area, the Dodgers decided to one-up them by signing reliever Todd Coffey to a 1-year $1.3 million. The career 4.08 ERA RHP served with the Washington Nationals last season and posted a 3.62 ERA in just under 60 innings of work. In 10 innings pitched at Dodger stadium, he holds a 3.38 ERA, so hey not so terrible...

Todd Coffey Signs With The Dodgers For $1.3 Million Plus Incentives + Government Food Subsidies For California

Los Angeles Dodgers have signed right-handed reliever/competitive eater Todd Coffey to a one-year deal worth $1.3 million plus $350k in incentives. You think I’m joking about the food subsidies? Absolutely not. I’ll analyze the deal in a bit, but for now, let’s just make fun of him being fat. Thanks

Wilpon finds a new BFF in Frank McCourt

Ever so gradually, Frank McCourt has gone from the most villified owner in baseball to everyone’s guardian angel; from Bud Selig’s worst nightmare to the commissioner’s fondest dream.

Do We Need To Start Fearing The Nationals, Could They Win The NL East?

With the Nationals acquisition of Edwin Jackson yesterday, we need to start seriously considering them as legitimate contenders to not only have a good season, but to potentially win the NL East or at minimum steal a wild card berth. With their off season additions the Nationals will have a very well rounded and talented starting rotation.  A rotation of Strasburg, Gio Gonzalez...

Dodgers want Stow damage claim tossed (AP)

The Los Angeles Dodgers have asked a U.S. Bankruptcy Judge to disallow claims against the team filed by Bryan Stow, the San Francisco Giants fan nearly beaten to death outside Dodger Stadium last spring. Stow and his family sued the Dodgers in California state court, then filed the claim with the federal court in July, weeks after owner Frank McCourt put the team in bankruptcy.

Nationals win arbitration case against Lannan

The Washington Nationals resolved their final arbitration case on Thursday with a panel of three arbiters ruling in their favor after pitcher John Lannan's hearing Wednesday in St. Petersburg, Fla. Lannan will make $5 million for the 2012 season. He had filed at $5.7 million.The Nationals have a ...

Nationals Actively Shopping John Lannan

Washington Nationals fans that had John Lannan in the starting rotation on Opening Day 2012 may want to think again.  According to Ken Rosenthal of, the Nats are "aggressively shopping" the left-handed starter. The name John Lannan elicits strong responses from NatsTown in both positive and negative ways.  Some fondly remember Lannan as the two-time Opening...

Dodgers ask judge to reject claims for damages filed by Stow

The Los Angeles Dodgers on Friday asked a federal bankruptcy judge to reject all claims for damages filed by San Francisco Giants fan Bryan Stow over his severe beating in a Dodger Stadium parking lot on Opening Day of the 2011 season.

Nats beat Lannan in arbitration; pitcher to receive $5M offer

The Washington Nationals have defeated pitcher John Lannan in baseball's first salary arbitration decision this year.

Nationals pick up Edwin Jackson

The Washington Nationals have agreed to terms with veteran starter Edwin Jackson on a one-year contract.

Nationals sign RHP Jackson to 1-year contract

The Washington Nationals signed righthander Edwin Jackson to a one-year contract Thursday. The deal was worth $10 million for the 28-year-old Jackson, who split last season between the Chicago White Sox and St. Louis Cardinals. Jackson went 5-2 in 12 starts with the Cardinals and was 1-1 in four postseason starts for the World Series champions. He made 19 starts with the White...

Edwin Jackson To The Nats

The Washington Nationals have brought home one of the top remaining free agents. Edwin Jackson will spend 2012 pitching in the nation's capital.
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