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Yahoo Sports
Suddenly frugal Yankees playing long game with eye on Bryce HarperHere is the list of major league free agents signed this offseason by the New Y
Suddenly frugal Yankees playing long game with eye on Bryce Harper
Yahoo Sports / Posted yesterday
Here is the list of major league free agents signed this offseason by the New York Yankees: This is not a terribly overwhelming list. It is very pale. On the bright side, it has cost the Yankees exactly $0. No other team in Major League Baseball... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Royals manager Ned Yost hungry to get to spring training so he can 'get some rest'KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ned Yost’s ideal offseason, he said, involves going to his f
Royals manager Ned Yost hungry to get to spring training so he can 'get some rest'
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted yesterday
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Ned Yost’s ideal offseason, he said, involves going to his farm in Georgia, opening the gate, locking it and not coming out for four months. Yost, of course, wasn’t able to do that this year. As manager of the world champion... Read more
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CBS Sports
Ranking the best 15 third basemen in Major League Baseball for 2016He might seem a wily veteran but was only 22 last season. He might be a bit ove
Ranking the best 15 third basemen in Major League Baseball for 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 5 days ago
He might seem a wily veteran but was only 22 last season. He might be a bit overshadowed thanks to debuting when Mike Trout and Bryce Harper were rookies. Maybe he was overlooked last season due to the Orioles being mediocre. But, man, Machado is a... Read more
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SportingNews
Theo Epstein: Cubs’ blueprint inspired by Royals' successThe Cubs and Royals have combined for eight seasons of 85 or more losses since
Theo Epstein: Cubs’ blueprint inspired by Royals' success
SportingNews / Posted 5 days ago
The Cubs and Royals have combined for eight seasons of 85 or more losses since 2010 but each enjoyed success this past season with the Cubs reaching the NLCS and the Royals winning the World Series. While each team's rebuild has taken a different... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Joakim Soria glad to be back with Royals, hopes to startKANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the darkness of losing seasons and a second Tommy John su
Joakim Soria glad to be back with Royals, hopes to start
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. — In the darkness of losing seasons and a second Tommy John surgery looming, Joakim Soria could still see light. The right-hander saw it in 2011 with the arrivals of Salvador Perez, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, Alcides Escobar,... Read more
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CBS Sports
MLB news and rumors for Jan. 29: Rays still in on Ian Desmond?Here's all that's worth knowing around MLB for Friday, Jan. 29 ... SIGNINGS &
MLB news and rumors for Jan. 29: Rays still in on Ian Desmond?
CBS Sports / Posted 7 days ago
Here's all that's worth knowing around MLB for Friday, Jan. 29 ... SIGNINGS & AGREEMENTS Blue Jays: Signed INF Maicer Izturis to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training. Mets: Avoided arbitration with 2B Neil Walker by... Read more
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Kansas City InfoZine
Five Players Honored with 2015 Royals Team Awards Lorenzo Cain, Wade Davis repeat as Player/Pitcher of the Year; Alcides Escoba
Five Players Honored with 2015 Royals Team Awards
Kansas City InfoZine / Posted 8 days ago
Lorenzo Cain, Wade Davis repeat as Player/Pitcher of the Year; Alcides Escobar, Mike Moustakas, Ben Zobrist share Special Achievement Award Kansas City, MO - infoZine - The Kansas City Royals... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
Lorenzo Cain, Wade Davis named Royals' player, pitcher of the yearLorenzo Cain and Wade Davis were pretty much unstoppable last season for the Ka
Lorenzo Cain, Wade Davis named Royals' player, pitcher of the year
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Lorenzo Cain and Wade Davis were pretty much unstoppable last season for the Kansas City Royals. And on Monday, they were honored as the team’s best players. Cain was named the Les Milgram player of the year while Davis was named the Bruce Rice... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Chicago Cubs / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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New York Mets
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
New York Mets / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
San Diego Padres / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Texas Rangers / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Washington Nationals / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
San Francisco Giants / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Minnesota Twins / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Oakland A's
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Oakland A's / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Houston Astros
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Houston Astros / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Kansas City Royals / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Detroit Tigers / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Atlanta Braves / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Colorado Rockies
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Colorado Rockies / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Cleveland Indians / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Boston Red Sox / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Seattle Mariners / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Chicago White Sox / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Anaheim Angels / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
27 related stories
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Toronto Blue Jays
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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New York Yankees
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swingOver the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, A
Astros' Jose Altuve has an aggressive swing
New York Yankees / Posted 14 days ago
Over the past four seasons, coinciding with his emergence as an elite player, Altuve has put more first pitches in play than any hitter in the game. He batted .425 last season on 134 first pitches after bashing .430 in 2014 on 151 first pitches, with... Read more
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The Examiner
Home is a precious thingCourtney Calhoun is a dreamer, whose feet are planted firmly on the ground.She
Home is a precious thing
The Examiner / Posted 17 days ago
Courtney Calhoun is a dreamer, whose feet are planted firmly on the ground.She has experienced an unbelievable journey since moving to Independence six years ago. Her family had just split up and she was homeless, living with her father at the... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Royals complete $17.5M, 2-year deal with outfielder CainThe Royals finalized their $17.5 million, two-year deal with Lorenzo Cain on Mo
Royals complete $17.5M, 2-year deal with outfielder Cain
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 17 days ago
The Royals finalized their $17.5 million, two-year deal with Lorenzo Cain on Monday, buying out the All-Star outfielder's final two years of arbitration. Cain will receive $6.5 million this season and $11 million next season. The signing of Cain... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
Royals agree to two-year deal with outfielder Lorenzo CainCain started all 16 postseason games in center field, batting .258 with two dou
Royals agree to two-year deal with outfielder Lorenzo Cain
Kansas City Royals / Posted 18 days ago
Cain started all 16 postseason games in center field, batting .258 with two doubles, a homer, 11 RBI, 11 runs scored and a Major League-best 11 walks. He hit safely in his first nine postseason games this year to extend his hitting streak to 13,... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
Royals agree to 2-year deal with outfielder Lorenzo CainThe rumors and reports became reality Monday afternoon. The Royals announced th
Royals agree to 2-year deal with outfielder Lorenzo Cain
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 18 days ago
The rumors and reports became reality Monday afternoon. The Royals announced they have agreed to a two-year contract with outfielder Lorenzo Cain, avoiding arbitration. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. The signing of Cain Monday leaves the... Read more
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Vavel
Lorenzo Cain Signs Two-Year Contract Extension With Kansas City Royals16-01-2016 Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reports that the Kansas City Royals and Loren
Lorenzo Cain Signs Two-Year Contract Extension With Kansas City Royals
Vavel / Posted 20 days ago
16-01-2016 Jerry Crasnick of ESPN reports that the Kansas City Royals and Lorenzo Cain have agreed to a two-year deal. Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals celebrates scoring... Read more
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Jefferson City News Tribune
Royals sign five players to one-year contractsKANSAS CITY (AP) — The Kansas City Royals signed five players to one-year contr
Royals sign five players to one-year contracts
Jefferson City News Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
KANSAS CITY (AP) — The Kansas City Royals signed five players to one-year contracts Friday, leaving All-Star third baseman Mike Moustakas and All-Star outfielder Lorenzo Cain as their only unsigned arbitration-eligible players. Pitcher Danny Duffy... Read more
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Daily Herald
Royals avoid arbitration with Dyson, Coleman, Cruz dealsKANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals have signed outfielder Jarrod Dyson, right-hande
Royals avoid arbitration with Dyson, Coleman, Cruz deals
Daily Herald / Posted 21 days ago
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- The Royals have signed outfielder Jarrod Dyson, right-hander Louis Coleman and catcher Tony Cruz to one-year contracts, avoiding arbitration. Dyson received a raise from $1.225 million last year to $1.725 million this season.... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
San Diego Padres / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
Washington Nationals / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
San Francisco Giants / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
Minnesota Twins / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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Oakland A's
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
Oakland A's / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with RoyalsCain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year
Lorenzo Cain lands 2-year deal with Royals
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 21 days ago
Cain is one of two arbitration-eligible Royals who did not settle on a one-year deal Friday. Third baseman Mike Moustakas is the other. Cain, 29, and the Royals exchanged arbitration figures late Friday afternoon. Cain's camp asked for $7.85... Read more
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