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AP source: Corbin to Nationals for 6 years, pending physical

WASHINGTON (AP) — Add Patrick Corbin to the All-Star starting staff the Washington Nationals have assembled. A person familiar with the deal said the left-handed Corbin has agreed to a six-year contract with the Nationals, pending a physical exam. Another person familiar with the terms said the contract is for $140 million. The people confirmed the details of the agreement ...

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Mariners set sights on 2021 by dealing Cano, Diaz and Segura

SEATTLE (AP) — Mariners fans have waited longer than any supporters in North America for a return to the postseason. General manager Jerry Dipoto is asking Seattle to wait a little bit more. Dipoto continued a whirlwind reshaping of the Mariners’ roster Monday by sending Robinson Cano and Edwin Diaz to the Mets and Jean Segura, James Pazos and Juan ...

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Absent Eovaldi steals show at Red Sox video premiere

BOSTON (AP) — Free agent Nathan Eovaldi was the star of the Red Sox 2018 World Series highlight video, and he didn’t even have to attend the red carpet premiere. The erstwhile starter, who pitched six innings in relief in the team’s 18-inning, Game 3 loss, received a huge cheer whenever his name was mentioned by the dignitaries who shared ...

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Mets get Cano, Diaz and cash from Mariners in 7-player trade

NEW YORK (AP) — Aiming for an instant upgrade after two failing seasons, the New York Mets and their rookie general manager turned to a most familiar face. The Mets made a splash — that much was certain — when they acquired eight-time All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano and major league saves leader Edwin Diaz from the Seattle Mariners in ...

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Los Angeles Angels announce 2019 coaching staff

Other than the addition of Brad Ausmus as the Los Angeles Angels‘ new manager, the rest of the coaching staff was up in there until the Halos’ announced their full staff Monday. We are happy to announce our 2019 Major League Coaching Staff! pic.twitter.com/0Uvnd272iN — Angels (@Angels) December 3, 2018 Some notable additions were Jose Molina, Jeremy Reed and Mike Gallego ...

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World Series champ Red Sox accept invitation to White House

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have accepted an invitation to the White House to celebrate their World Series championship. “We’ve accepted and we’re going to see if there’s a date that works,” team President Sam Kennedy said Monday night before the premiere of the ballclub’s 2018 highlight video. Once a standard, non-partisan perk of winning it all, the ...

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Nats have done work, but Bryce Harper looms over offseason

WASHINGTON (AP) — Everywhere Washington Nationals first baseman Ryan Zimmerman goes these days, the same topic arises: What is going to happen with free agent outfielder Bryce Harper? “As if they think — I guess because I’ve been here forever — I know all the answers to everything,” Zimmerman said Saturday at Nationals Park during the club’s annual fan festival. ...

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