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Author: Josh Greenberg

Hector Rondon Joins Houston Astros

during game five of the National League Championship Series at Wrigley Field on October 19, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois. The Winter Meetings are over, and free agency is truly heating up. The reliever market, in particular, has taken shape relatively quickly. Today, another name came off the list of available arms. Hector Rondon, the long-time Chicago Cub, signed a two-year deal with the Houston Astros. The defending World Champions will pay the veteran $8.5 million over the length of the contract. Hector Rondon contract with #Astros, per source: Two years, $8.5M. Deal is official – he just passed his...

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Padres Complete Pair of AL East Trades

HOUSTON, TX – OCTOBER 21: Chase Headley #12 of the New York Yankees takes batting practice prior to Game Seven of the American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on October 21, 2017 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images) It’s Day Two of the 2017 MLB Winter Meetings, and the San Diego Padres have been making a splash. Early on Tuesday, the Padres completed two trades with a pair of American League East teams, continuing what has already been an exciting week for baseball. First, San Diego worked out a deal with...

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Yankees to Name Aaron Boone as Next Manager

NEW YORK – OCTOBER 20: (L-R) Former New York Yankees Bucky Dent and Aaron Boone walk onto the field to throw out the cermonial first pitch prior to the Yankees playing against the Texas Rangers in Game Five of the ALCS during the 2010 MLB Playoffs at Yankee Stadium on October 20, 2010 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images) A few weeks ago, the New York Yankees left more than a few heads thoroughly scratched after firing now-former manager Joe Girardi. Girardi had just finished taking a rebuidling Yankees squad, riddled with...

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The Hall of Fame should Induct Edgar Martinez in 2017

MINNEAPOLIS, MN – JULY 30: Edgar Martinez #11 of the Seattle Mariners speaks with Nelson Cruz #23 during batting practice before the game against the Minnesota Twins on July 30, 2015 at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota. The Twins defeated the Mariners 9-5. (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images) Baseball fans love to argue over just about everything related to the sport, but which players do and do not deserve to be in the Hall of Fame sits at or near the top of the list. Each year, once the vote are tallied, fans love to talk about the players...

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