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SportingNews
Lucas Giolito: Five things to know about the Nationals rookielater, Giolito will make the jump from Double-A, where he's 5-3 with a 3.17 ERA
Lucas Giolito: Five things to know about the Nationals rookie
SportingNews / Posted 3 hours ago
later, Giolito will make the jump from Double-A, where he's 5-3 with a 3.17 ERA in 14 starts. "He’s a confident kid," GM Mike Rizzo said Monday (via The Washington Post). "I think he’ll handle the pressure of his major league debut against a... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Nationals select RHP Lucas Giolitoright-handed pitcher Taylor Jordan was granted his release. Nationals President
Nationals select RHP Lucas Giolito
Washington Nationals / Posted 3 hours ago
right-handed pitcher Taylor Jordan was granted his release. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements. Arguably the top pitching prospect in the game, Giolito joins the Nationals for the first... Read more
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Seattle Mariners
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Seattle Mariners / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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5h
St. Louis Cardinals
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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5h
Baltimore Orioles
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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5h
Philadelphia Phillies
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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5h
Cincinnati Reds
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Chicago Cubs / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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New York Mets
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
New York Mets / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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New York Yankees
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
New York Yankees / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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San Diego Padres
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
San Diego Padres / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Texas Rangers
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Texas Rangers / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Washington Nationals
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Washington Nationals / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
San Francisco Giants / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Oakland A's
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Oakland A's / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Minnesota Twins
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Minnesota Twins / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Arizona Diamondbacks
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Arizona Diamondbacks / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Houston Astros
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Houston Astros / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Los Angeles Dodgers
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Los Angeles Dodgers / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Kansas City Royals
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Kansas City Royals / Posted 5 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Detroit Tigers
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Detroit Tigers / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Atlanta Braves
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Atlanta Braves / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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CBS Sports
Mets-Nationals preview - June 28, 2016series. It should be fun." "We figured he gave us the best option to win the g
Mets-Nationals preview - June 28, 2016
CBS Sports / Posted 6 hours ago
series. It should be fun." "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game tomorrow," Washington general manager Mike Rizzo told reporters Monday. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give... Read more
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Cleveland Indians
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Cleveland Indians / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Boston Red Sox / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Anaheim Angels / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TVwith 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to wi
What to watch for Tuesday on MLB.TV
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 6 hours ago
with 72 strikeouts in 71 innings. "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game," Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo said. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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The Washington Times
Nationals rally against Syndergaard, Mets in series openerand will be re-evaluated Tuesday. Nationals: RHP Stephen Strasburg underwent a
Nationals rally against Syndergaard, Mets in series opener
The Washington Times / Posted 15 hours ago
and will be re-evaluated Tuesday. Nationals: RHP Stephen Strasburg underwent an MRI on Monday morning, general manager Mike Rizzo said. Strasburg was scratched from his last two starts with an upper back strain and was placed on the DL on... Read more
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ESPN
Nationals to call up top pitching prospect GiolitoWelch/Icon Sportswire "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game t
Nationals to call up top pitching prospect Giolito
ESPN / Posted 23 hours ago
Welch/Icon Sportswire "We figured he gave us the best option to win the game tomorrow," said Washington general manager Mike Rizzo. "He's our No. 1 prospect. We like the way he's developed. We think he'll do well and give us a chance to... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Nationals recall RHP Rafael Martinback strain (retroactive to June 16) on Sunday, June 26. Nationals President of
Nationals recall RHP Rafael Martin
Washington Nationals / Posted yesterday
back strain (retroactive to June 16) on Sunday, June 26. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcement. Martin, 32, joins the Nationals for his first Major League assignment of the season. The... Read more
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MLB Trade Rumors
NL Notes:of the Washington Post explores what his breakout means for the organization. “
NL Notes:
MLB Trade Rumors / Posted 5 days ago
of the Washington Post explores what his breakout means for the organization. “It hasn’t changed a lot for me,” said GM Mike Rizzo. “Since we traded for him, we’ve always seen the upside. We knew he was as good an offensive catcher as there is... Read more
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Boston Red Sox
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Boston Red Sox / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Chicago White Sox
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Chicago White Sox / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Anaheim Angels
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Anaheim Angels / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Milwaukee Brewers
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Milwaukee Brewers / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Toronto Blue Jays
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Toronto Blue Jays / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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St. Louis Cardinals
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
St. Louis Cardinals / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Baltimore Orioles
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Baltimore Orioles / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Philadelphia Phillies
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Philadelphia Phillies / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Cincinnati Reds
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Cincinnati Reds / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Chicago Cubs
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Chicago Cubs / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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New York Mets
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
New York Mets / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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New York Yankees
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
New York Yankees / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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San Diego Padres
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
San Diego Padres / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Texas Rangers
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Texas Rangers / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Pittsburgh Pirates
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Pittsburgh Pirates / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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Washington Nationals
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
Washington Nationals / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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San Francisco Giants
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Milleron three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pr
Trading Yankees Aroldis Chapman, Andrew Miller
San Francisco Giants / Posted 7 days ago
on three consecutive days. Papelbon, of course, could alleviate some of that pressure. Possible package: Nationals GM Mike Rizzo could give up a package front-lined by a right-handed starter -- say Eric Fedde (No. 4) or Reynaldo Lopez (No. 5)... Read more
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