Frieri gets Minors pact from Brewers – MLB.com

Frieri gets Minors pact from Brewers
MLB.com
The Brewers added potential bullpen depth Friday, inking veteran reliever Ernesto Frieri to a Minor League deal with an invite to Spring Training, the team announced. A former closer, Frieri once saved 71 games over a three-year span. But he’s pitched
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2018 MLB Hall of Fame ballot from Mark Gonzales and Paul Sullivan – Chicago Tribune

2018 MLB Hall of Fame ballot from Mark Gonzales and Paul Sullivan
Chicago Tribune
As voting members of the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, Chicago Tribune reporters Mark Gonzales and Paul Sullivan reveal their ballots for the Baseball Hall of Fame. The Class of 2018 will be announced at 2 p.m. Wednesday on MLB Network and

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This MLB offseason might take Ichiro away from us, and that is the last straw – SB Nation

This MLB offseason might take Ichiro away from us, and that is the last straw
SB Nation
I’ve had enough. This is as far as I go. The end of the line. The last straw of what has been a rough offseason. Free agents might not be able to find jobs. The lack of news might be making us all crazy. The baseball season might be about to start with

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Tipsheet: Smarter MLB executives stifle free agent spending – STLtoday.com

Tipsheet: Smarter MLB executives stifle free agent spending
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Early last week, as top officials from Major League Baseball and the MLB Players Association met and discussed the sport’s debilitated free-agent market, Clark, the executive director of the union, wanted to establish a few things for the record. Does

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MLB free agents: Jake Arrieta or Yu Darvish? Who provides the best value? – Sporting News

MLB free agents: Jake Arrieta or Yu Darvish? Who provides the best value?
Sporting News
It seems in each baseball offseason a face-off ensues among “elite” free agents searching for nine-figure salaries. Often, teams fervently jump into the bidding for such players, but not this offseason. Some have suggested that teams are intentionally

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How a 98-Win MLB Team Has Plummeted to 100-Loss Candidate in 2 Years – Bleacher Report

How a 98-Win MLB Team Has Plummeted to 100-Loss Candidate in 2 Years
Bleacher Report
The sinking ship metaphors are too easy and too cruel for Pittsburgh Pirates fans. Yet, it must be written: In the span of two short years, the Bucs have gone from a team that won 98 games to one that might lose 100. It’s a plunge that makes Davy Jones

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MLB Plans To Implement Pace-Of-Play Changes Against Players' Wishes – Deadspin

MLB Plans To Implement Pace-Of-Play Changes Against Players’ Wishes
Deadspin
Over the objections of players, MLB hopes to implement a pitch clock and tighter restrictions on mound visits this season, as first reported by The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal and then in greater detail by Yahoo’s Jeff Passan. Error loading player: No
MLB likely will have a clock for pitchersNew York Post
Pitch clock, fewer mound visits might go ahead without MLBPA approvalESPN
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Higashioka returns to MLB Youth Academy – MLB.com

Higashioka returns to MLB Youth Academy
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When Kyle Higashioka earned his callup with the Yankees last April, he became the latest MLB Youth Academy alumni to break through to the big leagues. Higashioka was among the first youth athletes to compete at the Compton academy, which first opened

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Fed up Pirates fans petition MLB to force Pirates owner to sell after recent trades – CBSSports.com

Fed up Pirates fans petition MLB to force Pirates owner to sell after recent trades
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Once they have the signatures, the petition will be sent to MLB. The petition is a symbolic gesture, of course. MLB isn’t going to force Nutting — or any owner, for that matter — to sell their franchise. If MLB didn’t force Jeffrey Loria to sell the
Frustrated fans petition MLB to force sale of PiratesWTAE Pittsburgh
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Pirates fans start petition asking MLB to force owner Bob Nutting to sell teamSporting News
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MLB.com ranks Tigers' Rogers 5th-best catching prospect – The Detroit News

MLB.com ranks Tigers’ Rogers 5th-best catching prospect
The Detroit News
The Tigers drafted a pair of catchers last summer in former Washington backstop Joey Morgan (third round) and 19-year-old Sam McMillan (fifth round). They already rank among the organization’s better prospects, with McMillan checking in at No. 16 and

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