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Jasen Vinlove
March 28, 2019 - 6:03 am
Go back to 1978, and there were more than 1,000 complete games in the majors. Move to 2003, and the total was about 200. In 2018, though, there were only 42 — the lowest total in the sport's history, according to Baseball-Reference .com — and just 19 of those were shutouts, the fewest since the...
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Jayne Kamin-Oncea
March 27, 2019 - 5:50 am
His $160 million, six-year contract includes $50 million in deferred money that is not due to be paid until 15 years after it is earned, according to details obtained by The Associated Press.
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Braden Surprenant
March 26, 2019 - 5:43 pm
It is reported by The San Diego Union Tribune's Kevin Acee that Fernando Tatis Jr. has in fact made the Opening Day roster for the San Diego Padres. According to Acee, the Padres believe Tatis Jr. is ready and makes them the best possible team. Are you guys getting tired of Fernando Tatis Jr...
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David Santiago/Miami Herald via AP, File
March 26, 2019 - 10:33 am
NEW YORK (AP) — NL Cy Young Award winner Jacob deGrom and the New York Mets have agreed to a $137.5 million, five-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The deal guarantees an additional $120.5 million over four seasons. The person spoke on condition of...
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AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File
March 26, 2019 - 10:10 am
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Major League Baseball suspended San Francisco Giants President and CEO Larry Baer without pay through July 1 after a video showed him in a physical altercation with his wife. Commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday his office conducted an investigation of the events shown on a...
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Aaron Doster
March 26, 2019 - 6:08 am
Even with huge new contracts for Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and Nolan Arenado, Major League Baseball's average salary is on track to drop on opening day for an unprecedented second straight season, according to projections by The Associated Press.
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