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Cardinals: Stanton won’t waive no-trade clause for St. Louis

ST. LOUIS (AP) Giancarlo Stanton isn’t coming to St. Louis. The Miami Marlins star outfielder and reigning NL MVP will not waive his no-trade clause to join the Cardinals, Chairman and CEO Bill DeWitt Jr. and President of Baseball Operations John Mozeliak said Friday. ”We had an agreement to acquire Giancarlo Stanton from the Miami Marlins, subject to him waiving ...

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Social media reaction to Shohei Ohtani signing with Angels

Friday was a monumental day for the Los Angeles Angels. The club signed Japanese star Shohei Ohtani, a player who can hit, pitch and play in the outfield with Mike Trout. As Otani selected the Angels over other clubs (Padres, Mariners and Dodgers to name a few), the club is feelin’ pretty good right now. Today, the #Angels released the following ...

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Giants, Cardinals say no trades for NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) Giancarlo Stanton has ruled out the San Francisco Giants. St. Louis, too. The Giants announced Friday they were no longer in the mix to work out a trade for the Marlins slugger and NL MVP after having reached the parameters of a deal with new Miami CEO Derek Jeter and his team. ”Our agreement with the Marlins ...

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Marlins’ Giancarlo Stanton nixes trades to Giants, Cardinals

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton has ruled out the San Francisco Giants. St. Louis, too. The Giants announced Friday they were no longer in the mix to work out a trade for the Marlins slugger and NL MVP after having reached the parameters of a deal with new Miami CEO Derek Jeter and his team. “Our agreement with the Marlins ...

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Giants and Cardinals out of the running for Stanton

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton has ruled out the San Francisco Giants. St. Louis, too. The Giants announced Friday they were no longer in the mix to work out a trade for the Marlins slugger and NL MVP after having reached the parameters of a deal with new Miami CEO Derek Jeter and his team. In a statement, the ...

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Syndergaard: Weight lifted from lat muscle, not shoulders

NEW YORK (AP) Noah Syndergaard says the weight has not been lifted from his shoulders, just his lat muscle. The New York Mets ace tore the latissimus dorsi behind his right arm on April 30 after bulking up during the previous winter. He altered his workouts this offseason under the supervision of Eric Cressey, a performance coach who assisted Corey ...

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Trade for Dee Gordon may help Mariners land Shohei Ohtani

SEATTLE (AP) Landing Dee Gordon via trade is an immediate upgrade for the Seattle Mariners. Getting Gordon may ultimately help the Mariners land the most coveted prize of the offseason: Shohei Ohtani. Seattle pulled off one of the biggest moves of the offseason to date by acquiring Gordon from the Miami Marlins for three minor leaguers on Thursday. While the ...

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Boone knows he’s a rookie who has to prove himself to Yanks

NEW YORK (AP) Aaron Boone was pulling into the driveway of his home in Scottsdale, Arizona, last Thursday, bringing 8-year-old daughter Bella home from school so his wife could drive her to a dance lesson, and he noticed a missed call from Brian Cashman. Boone called back the New York Yankees general manager as his wife looked on and said ...

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