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MLB Trade Rumors
Freddy Garcia To RetireVeteran right-hander Freddy Garcia will call it a career after today’s Caribbea
Freddy Garcia To Retire
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted yesterday
Veteran right-hander Freddy Garcia will call it a career after today’s Caribbean Series final, MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez reports. Garcia will start for Venezuela’s Tigres de Aragua against Mexico’s Venados de Mazatlan in the deciding game of the annual... Read more
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Boston Herald
Joe Kelly uses Triple-A idea for a big finishTo be a successful major league pitcher takes more than just talent, otherwise
Joe Kelly uses Triple-A idea for a big finish
Boston Herald / Posted yesterday
To be a successful major league pitcher takes more than just talent, otherwise Joe Kelly might’ve come through on his preseason promise to win the American League Cy Young Award last year. Throwing a fastball 100 mph with a breaking ball that can... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Winning offseason nearly complete; now Cubs have to execute on fieldBryant, the Cubs' Rookie of the Year third baseman, was swimming with real shar
Winning offseason nearly complete; now Cubs have to execute on field
Chicago Tribune / Posted yesterday
Bryant, the Cubs' Rookie of the Year third baseman, was swimming with real sharks in Hawaii, protected in a steel cage. Epstein, the Cubs' president, was busy negotiating Jake Arrieta's salary with Scott Boras, a shark-like agent who has been known... Read more
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examiner.com
Cubs, Arrieta avoid arbitration with oneIf you're a fan of the Chicago Cubs, there is some good news to spread on Satur
Cubs, Arrieta avoid arbitration with one
examiner.com / Posted yesterday
If you're a fan of the Chicago Cubs, there is some good news to spread on Saturday. The Associated Press revealed early Saturday morning that the Cubs and pitcher Jake Arrieta have agreed to a one-year deal, worth $10.7 million. It is the biggest... Read more
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Daily Herald
Why Cubs' deal with Arrieta is good for both sidesThings largely played out as expected between the Cubs and ace pitcher Jake Arr
Why Cubs' deal with Arrieta is good for both sides
Daily Herald / Posted yesterday
Things largely played out as expected between the Cubs and ace pitcher Jake Arrieta. News broke late Friday night that the Cubs and Arrieta agreed on a 2016 contract worth $10.7 million, avoiding an arbitration hearing that was scheduled for Tuesday... Read more
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CBS Sports
Cubs' Jake Arrieta breaks record with $10.7 million contractArrieta is coming off a Cy Young-winning campaign in 2015 in which he pitched t
Cubs' Jake Arrieta breaks record with $10.7 million contract
CBS Sports / Posted yesterday
Arrieta is coming off a Cy Young-winning campaign in 2015 in which he pitched to a 1.77 ERA (222 ERA+) and 4.92 K/BB ratio in 229 innings for the 97-win Cubs. For his career, he owns an ERA+ of 108. Arrieta, who'll turn 30 next month, is slated for... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Jim Crane feeling good about his Astros againJim Crane smiled wistfully Friday evening as he remembered how most of the base
Jim Crane feeling good about his Astros again
Houston Chronicle / Posted yesterday
Jim Crane smiled wistfully Friday evening as he remembered how most of the baseball world reacted a year ago when he said he expected the Astros to reach the 2015 playoffs. Crane made his prophetic statement a year ago while his alma mater Central... Read more
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CBS Sports
Inside Houston's historic signing day: Herman's takeover just beginningHOUSTON -- It's time to call B.S. on Tom Herman. Houston's coach has spent a y
Inside Houston's historic signing day: Herman's takeover just beginning
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
HOUSTON -- It's time to call B.S. on Tom Herman. Houston's coach has spent a year, a season, a recruiting season showing us it can be done. No, we're not talking about a self-described "40-year-old white guy" cozying up to a passel of local rap... Read more
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NBC Chicago
Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With ContractThe Chicago Cubs and pitcher Jake Arrieta began the arbitration process far apa
Cubs, Jake Arrieta Avoid Arbitration With Contract
NBC Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
The Chicago Cubs and pitcher Jake Arrieta began the arbitration process far apart in terms of their 2016 salary expectations, but the two sides came together late Friday night with an agreement that will pay the Cy Young Award winner $10.7 million... Read more
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WGN TV Chicago
Jake Arrieta and Cubs avoid arbitration with one-year deal: ReportPHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 11: Jake Arrieta #49 of the Chicago Cubs throws a
Jake Arrieta and Cubs avoid arbitration with one-year deal: Report
WGN TV Chicago / Posted 2 days ago
PHILADELPHIA, PA - SEPTEMBER 11: Jake Arrieta #49 of the Chicago Cubs throws a pitch in the bottom of the first inning against the Philadelphia Phillies on September 11, 2015 at Citizens Bank Park in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by Mitchell... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source saysCHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source says
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals. Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract for the highest one-year deal for a pitcher eligible for... Read more
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The Fremont Argus
Sports digest: USC's A.D. Pat Haden to retireEarthquakes and former Cal goalkeeper David Bingham posted a shutout his U.S. d
Sports digest: USC's A.D. Pat Haden to retire
The Fremont Argus / Posted 2 days ago
Earthquakes and former Cal goalkeeper David Bingham posted a shutout his U.S. debut and Jozy Altidore scored on a header in the 89th minute, and the United States wrapped up its annual year-opening camp with a 1-0 victory over Canada in an exhibition... Read more
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Northwest Herald
Arrieta agrees to dealA person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement Friday night. T
Arrieta agrees to deal
Northwest Herald / Posted 2 days ago
A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement Friday night. The person spoke to The Associated Press on the condition of anonymity because the contract had not been announced by the team. Arrieta, who turns 30 in March, had a... Read more
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ESPN
Cy winner Arrieta given $7.07M raiseCHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-yea
Cy winner Arrieta given $7.07M raise
ESPN / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO -- Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service, a person familiar with the negotiations told The... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Cubs, Jake Arrieta avoid arbitration with dealArrieta enjoyed a breakout season last year, winning the National League Cy You
Cubs, Jake Arrieta avoid arbitration with deal
Chicago White Sox / Posted 2 days ago
Arrieta enjoyed a breakout season last year, winning the National League Cy Young Award after going 22-6 with a 1.77 ERA along the way to helping the Cubs reach the NL Championship Series. The Cubs and Arrieta had been scheduled to go to an... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source saysCHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M, AP source says
KTVN Reno / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs found a number that worked in the canyon between their arbitration proposals. Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract for the highest one-year deal for a pitcher eligible for... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Jake Arrieta agrees to one-year, $10.7-million deal with CubsA person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night
Jake Arrieta agrees to one-year, $10.7-million deal with Cubs
Los Angeles Times / Posted 2 days ago
A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night. The person spoke to the Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been announced by the team. Arrieta, who turns 30 in March, had a... Read more
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Salon.com
AP NewsBreak: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7MCHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Chicago Cubs ace Ja
AP NewsBreak: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M
Salon.com / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league... Read more
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New York Mets
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
New York Mets / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Chicago Cubs / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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New York Yankees
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
New York Yankees / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Daily Herald
Source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7MCubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoidin
Source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M
Daily Herald / Posted 2 days ago
Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7MCHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one
Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Texas Rangers / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Jake Arrieta Re-Signs with CubsIt might seem like a steal for Chicago as Arrieta is coming off a Cy Young seas
Jake Arrieta Re-Signs with Cubs
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
It might seem like a steal for Chicago as Arrieta is coming off a Cy Young season and one of the most dominant second halves in recent memory, but he avoided arbitration and is now making $7.1 million more than last season. Arrieta, who will turn 30... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Washington Nationals / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Minnesota Twins / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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Oakland A's
Best remaining MLB free agentsDexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base pe
Best remaining MLB free agents
Oakland A's / Posted 2 days ago
Dexter Fowler: On no planet should a 30-year-old with a .363 career on-base percentage have to wait this long to find a home, but the compensation issue has been a brutal one for Fowler. It's clear now he did himself no favors turning down the Cubs'... Read more
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TSN
Cubs sign Arrieta to one-year, $10.7M dealCHICAGO - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year
Cubs sign Arrieta to one-year, $10.7M deal
TSN / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO - Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
AP source: Jake Arrieta, Cubs agree on $10.7 million, oneA person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night
AP source: Jake Arrieta, Cubs agree on $10.7 million, one
Chicago Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the agreement on Friday night. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because the contract had not been announced by the team. Arrieta, who turns 30 in March, had a... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Arrieta, Cubs agree to deal, avoid arbitrationChicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract,
Arrieta, Cubs agree to deal, avoid arbitration
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 2 days ago
Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league service. A person familiar with the negotiations disclosed the... Read more
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WFTV 9 Orlando
AP NewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7MCHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Chicago Cubs ace Ja
AP NewsBreak: AP source: Arrieta, Cubs agree at $10.7M
WFTV 9 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Chicago Cubs ace Jake Arrieta has agreed to a $10.7 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration with the highest one-year deal for a pitcher with four years of major league... Read more
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examiner.com
A's head into 2016 with a so-so roster and lots of ground to regain in divisionAs the time for pitchers and catchers to report to Major League Baseball's spri
A's head into 2016 with a so-so roster and lots of ground to regain in division
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
As the time for pitchers and catchers to report to Major League Baseball's spring training approaches, it's time to look at the 2016 Oakland Athletics current depth chart and assess it for what it is: average, at best. With the A's limited... Read more
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Bleacher Report
Comparing Braves Rebuild to Mets and Cubs SuccessesAnd now for a message to Atlanta Braves fans who are down in the dumps about th
Comparing Braves Rebuild to Mets and Cubs Successes
Bleacher Report / Posted 2 days ago
And now for a message to Atlanta Braves fans who are down in the dumps about the club's rebuild: Don't be afraid to get your hopes up. They were once like the Braves. Five years ago, the Mets responded to consecutive losing seasons by pressing the... Read more
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CBS Sports
Inside Houston's historic signing day: Herman's takeover just beginningHOUSTON -- It's time to call B.S. on Tom Herman. Houston's coach has spent a y
Inside Houston's historic signing day: Herman's takeover just beginning
CBS Sports / Posted 2 days ago
HOUSTON -- It's time to call B.S. on Tom Herman. Houston's coach has spent a year, a season, a recruiting season showing us it can be done. No, we're not talking about a self-described “40-year old white guy” cozying up to a passel of local rap... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
Arbitration Breakdown: Jake Arrieta1) MLBTR has Donaldson, who is also in his second year of eligibility, getting
Arbitration Breakdown: Jake Arrieta
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 3 days ago
1) MLBTR has Donaldson, who is also in his second year of eligibility, getting a $7,7m raise. Why does the Kimbrel Rule not apply to him? 2) The fact that there is a limit to how large a raise could conceivably be is zero reason to propose that the... Read more
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WCYB 5 Tri-Cities
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
WCYB 5 Tri-Cities / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9 | Sports - Home Cubs, Cy Young winner far apart on salary figures Right-hand
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
KTVZ Bend / Posted 3 days ago
| Sports - Home Cubs, Cy Young winner far apart on salary figures Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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ABC 7 El Paso
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
ABC 7 El Paso / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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KY3 Springfield
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
KY3 Springfield / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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News 8000
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
News 8000 / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million when the two sides... Read more
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KECI Missoula
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration
Arrieta arbitration hearing set for Feb. 9
KECI Missoula / Posted 3 days ago
Right-hander Jake Arrieta and the Chicago Cubs are scheduled for an arbitration hearing on Feb. 9 in Arizona. More from NBC Montana There was a significant gap between Arrieta's request of $13 million for 2016 and the Cubs' offer of $7.5 million... Read more
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Calgary Sun
Hentgen, Martinez lead call to Canadian Baseball Hall of FameIt was as if Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame voters attempted to trace the histo
Hentgen, Martinez lead call to Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame
Calgary Sun / Posted 3 days ago
It was as if Canadian Baseball Hall of Fame voters attempted to trace the history of the game when it came selection time. Six men will be inducted June 18 in St. Marys and the lineup looks like this: Wayne Norton, of Winnipeg, created BC Baseball... Read more
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Sportsnet.ca
Blue Jays' Shapiro still dealing with rocky first impressionMark Shapiro says it’s John Gibbons’ choice who leads off for the Toronto Blue
Blue Jays' Shapiro still dealing with rocky first impression
Sportsnet.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Mark Shapiro says it’s John Gibbons’ choice who leads off for the Toronto Blue Jays in 2016. But Thursday night at the Rogers Centre, it will be Shapiro himself in ‘The Leadoff’ spot — he’ll be front and centre at the organization’s annual gathering... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Orioles have expressed interest in free-agent right-hander Tim LincecumThe Orioles are still looking to upgrade their starting rotation, and are “one
Orioles have expressed interest in free-agent right-hander Tim Lincecum
Baltimore Sun / Posted 4 days ago
The Orioles are still looking to upgrade their starting rotation, and are “one of several teams” that have expressed interest in free-agent right-hander Tim Lincecum, according to an industry source. The level of the their interest -- beyond... Read more
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CBS Sports
The NFL's KingmakerIt was the late 1970s in the Bay Area, and a pitcher of beer would set you back
The NFL's Kingmaker
CBS Sports / Posted 4 days ago
It was the late 1970s in the Bay Area, and a pitcher of beer would set you back a few bucks. This constituted a significant splurge for the buddies, who had distinguished themselves as high school athletes themselves in the region in an earlier time... Read more
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