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AP source: Marlins agree to deal Ozuna to Cardinals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Miami has agreed to trade left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press, the third All-Star jettisoned by the Marlins this month in an unrelenting payroll purge under new CEO Derek Jeter. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday ...

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Miami Marlins agree to trade Marcell Ozuna to St. Louis Cardinals

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says Miami has agreed to trade left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, the third All-Star jettisoned by the Marlins this month in an unrelenting payroll purge under new CEO Derek Jeter. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Wednesday because the ...

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Agent Boras: Marlins turning into ‘pawn shop’ under Jeter

Derek Jeter owns five World Series rings, which may be the reason agent Scott Boras had jewelry on his mind when discussing the Miami Marlins’ new ownership. Boras said Jeter and his group are turning the Marlins into a pawn shop. It was yet another jab at the Marlins’ direction under new CEO Jeter, who continued the team’s payroll purge ...

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Callaway failing ‘tall task’ of viewing all 2017 Mets games

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Mickey Callaway might not quite complete one offseason ”tall task.” The new manager of the New York Mets originally intended to watch all 162 of the team’s games last season – an aim that now seems out of reach. ”They can condense a game down to 20 minutes,” Callaway said Tuesday at baseball’s winter meetings. ...

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Orioles star Machado could move – new position, or new team

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) Baltimore Orioles star Manny Machado could be on the move. To a new position – or a new team. Big names emerged in trade talk Tuesday, with Machado, New York Mets pitcher Matt Harvey and Detroit pitcher Michael Fulmer heating up the winter meetings. Article continues below … And no surprise, the busy New York ...

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MLB ump Dale Scott retires rather than risk more concussions

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) As a big league umpire, Dale Scott saw maybe 1 million pitches from the field. His final call, it turned out, was the easiest of all. Rather than risk yet another concussion, Scott has decided to retire at 58. ”I’m done,” he told The Associated Press. Article continues below … The veteran crew chief missed ...

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