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These former MLB players deserve more love from Hall of Fame voters
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These former MLB players deserve more love from Hall of Fame voters

Who will make this year’s Baseball Hall of Fame class? We don’t quite know that yet (results will be announced…
Free-agent shortstop Carlos Correa hires Scott Boras to represent him
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Free-agent shortstop Carlos Correa hires Scott Boras to represent him

10:51 PM ET Jeff PassanESPN Close ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the Most Valuable…
Los Angeles Dodgers promote Brandon Gomes to general manager
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Los Angeles Dodgers promote Brandon Gomes to general manager

Brandon Gomes, a former major league pitcher just six years removed from his playing days, has been named general manager…
Bolting Braves for Yankees or Dodgers? Top 5 free-agency fits for Freddie Freeman
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Bolting Braves for Yankees or Dodgers? Top 5 free-agency fits for Freddie Freeman

Six first basemen have attained nine-figure contracts in their 30s, and the results haven’t necessarily been great. The megadeals for…
Death of Tampa Bay Rays bullpen catcher Jean Ramirez ruled a suicide
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Death of Tampa Bay Rays bullpen catcher Jean Ramirez ruled a suicide

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — The death of Tampa Bay Rays bullpen catcher Jean Ramirez near his home in Fort Worth,…
Brad Ausmus joins Oakland A’s as bench coach for first-time manager Mark Kotsay
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Brad Ausmus joins Oakland A’s as bench coach for first-time manager Mark Kotsay

Brad Ausmus, former manager of the Detroit Tigers and the Los Angeles Angels, has been hired as bench coach for…
Atlantic League ends trials with 61-foot mounds, robo-umps for balls and strikes
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Atlantic League ends trials with 61-foot mounds, robo-umps for balls and strikes

NEW YORK — The Atlantic League is restoring its pitching mound to 60 feet, 6 inches from home plate and…
Travis Snider retires after 8 big league seasons
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Travis Snider retires after 8 big league seasons

Travis Snider says he has retired after eight major league seasons. “I have contemplated this day for for a while…