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AP source: White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — In a story Dec. 15 about Yonder Alonso’s trade to the Chicago White Sox, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alonso is married to the sister of star slugger Manny Machado. Machado is married to Alonso’s sister. A corrected version of the story is below: AP source: White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians AP ...

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Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call

CLEVELAND (AP) — In a story Dec. 15 about Yonder Alonso’s trade to the Chicago White Sox, The Associated Press reported erroneously that Alonso is married to the sister of star slugger Manny Machado. Machado is married to Alonso’s sister. A corrected version of the story is below: Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call Indians’ ...

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Indians send 1B Alonso to White Sox for outfielder Alex Call

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Cleveland Indians have made another offseason move, trading first baseman Yonder Alonso to the Chicago White Sox. Cleveland gets 24-year-old outfielder Alex Call in a deal made official Saturday. Call has yet to make his major league debut. The Indians also rid themselves of Alonso’s entire $8 million salary for 2019. It’s been a busy week ...

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APNewsBreak: Champion Red Sox owe nearly $12M in luxury tax

NEW YORK (AP) — Boston should be happy to pay this tax bill. The World Series champion Red Sox owe $11,951,091 in luxury tax for having baseball’s top payroll, according to final calculations by the commissioner’s office obtained by The Associated Press. The only other team that owes is the Washington Nationals, who must pay $2,386,097, their second straight year ...

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Free agent Justin Bour, Angels finalize $2.5M deal

ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — First baseman Justin Bour and the Angels have finalized a $2.5 million, one-year contract, giving Los Angeles depth while Albert Pujols recovers from surgery. Bour can earn an additional $500,000 in performance bonuses based on plate appearances under the deal announced Saturday: $125,000 each for 350, 400, 450 and 500. The 30-year-old hit 20 homers and ...

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Familia, Mets finalize $30 million, 3-year contract

NEW YORK (AP) — Jeurys Familia and the Mets finalized a $30 million, three-year contract on Friday, bringing the reliever back to New York, where he figures to serve as a setup man for newly acquired closer Edwin Diaz. Familia gets a $2 million signing bonus payable on equal installments on July 1 and Dec. 10 next year. He has ...

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AP source: White Sox acquire 1B Alonso in trade with Indians

CHICAGO (AP) — A person familiar with the deal says the Chicago White Sox have acquired first baseman Yonder Alonso in a trade with the Cleveland Indians. Chicago sent minor league outfielder Alex Call to Cleveland for Alonso, who hit .250 with 23 homers and 83 RBIs in 145 games this year during his only season with the Indians. The ...

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The Latest: Mariners GM taken to hospital in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) — The Latest on Major League Baseball’s winter meetings (all times local): 10:57 a.m. A person with direct knowledge of the agreement says free agent right-hander Lance Lynn and the Texas Rangers have reached a deal on a $30 million, three-year contract. The deal is pending a physical, says the person, who was speaking on condition of ...

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