NL East Notes: Gillick, Ichiro, Janssen

Today featured some important front office moves for a Phillies club that is facing some significant challenges — albeit with quite substantial resources — in the coming years. The team announced that longtime executive David Montgomery will return from a health-related hiatus to become the orga...

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Latest On Blue Jays’ Search For Relief Pitching

The Blue Jays are “in contact” with the representatives of multiple top free agent relievers, Jon Morosi of FOX Sports tweets. Among them are righties Francisco Rodriguez, Rafael Soriano, and Burke Badenhop. With former Jays closer Casey Janssen now headed to the Nationals, Toronto officially mu...

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Yasiel Puig Thanks Clayton Kershaw, Says He’s Motivated To Play For Him

Since being called up to the Majors from Double-A in June of 2013, Yasiel Puig has been taken under the wings by multiple veteran teammates who have provided guidance in Puig’s rapid rise to stardom. Puig’s arrival was key in sparking the Los Angeles Dodgers’ historic run, but his time in the ...

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Top tweets
Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
#BlueJays in contact w/ reps for multiple free-agent relievers, including Francisco Rodriguez, Rafael Soriano, Burke Badenhop, sources say.
@jonmorosi | | 6h | Score: 37
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
#BlueJays making a strong push to sign free-agent reliever Ronald Belisario, sources say. He's represented by Jim McNamara.
@jonmorosi | | 3h | Score: 27
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Joel Goldberg , Fox Sports, Royals Live Host
Brandon Finnegan has faced Jeter, Ortiz & pitched in the World Series. His 1st spring training awaits. "I've never been to Arizona."
@goldbergkc | | 9h | Score: 23
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
Most HR, last 3 years, for players in age-25 season or younger: Stanton 98, Trout 93, Rizzo 70, Freeman 64, W. Rosario 62, Viciedo 60.
@jonmorosi | | 6h | Score: 21
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Jayson Stark , ESPN, Senior Baseball Writer
Stunners in the BB Prospectus PECOTA projections: KC losing 90? Rays tying Sox for 1st? Cubs outwin Pirates? Wow t.co/tnuee8dW0E
@jaysonst | | 7h | Score: 15
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Roch Kubatko , MASNsports.com, Sportswriter
Buck: "We're laying in the weeds again. Right where we need to be." #orioles
@masnRoch | | 8h | Score: 15
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Jayson Stark , ESPN, Senior Baseball Writer
And for my friends in Philly: Anyone shocked that PECOTA projects #Phillies to have worst record in baseball? t.co/tnuee8dW0E
@jaysonst | | 7h | Score: 14
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Peter Gammons , ESPN, Senior Baseball Reporter
Asking for best under-the-radar winter pickup, most replied:c Austin Barnes, Dodgers from Miami, 3 way deal
@pgammo | | 11h | Score: 12
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
The 5 outfielders on A's 40-man roster combined for 25 HR in #MLB last year. Dayan Viciedo hit 21 by himself. He'd be a nice addition.
@jonmorosi | | 5h | Score: 11
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Ken Rosenthal , FoxSports.com, Senior Baseball Writer
In interview, Manfred addresses how he will differ from Selig, pace of game, A-Rod, #Mets and more. t.co/S80bknYVji
@Ken_Rosenthal | | 10h | Score: 9
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Zachary Levine , Baseball Prospectus, Baseball Writer
PECOTA projects the Phillies for the worst record in baseball with 69 wins. t.co/gZYYEcIvtk
@zacharylevine | | 7h | Score: 8
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Joe Frisaro , MLB.com, Marlins Beat Writer
Ichiro introduced by #Marlins during news conference in Japan t.co/fOIvGuYQJN
@JoeFrisaro | | 5h | Score: 5
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FoxSports.com , MLB News and Updates
The #Angels announce they have agreed to terms on a 1-year contract with INF David Freese, avoiding arbitration.
@MLBONFOX | | 11h | Score: 5
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Joe Capozzi , Palm Beach Post, Marlins Beat Writer
Ichiro in his new #Marlins jersey t.co/GGUK2ODnnM
@joecapMARLINS | | 5h | Score: 4
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Brett Taylor , BleacherNation.com, Writer
ICYMI, Keith Law Tabs the Chicago Cubs as the Top Farm System in Baseball t.co/iHHO3cTS8G #Cubs t.co/WCJ7w1GzuF
@BleacherNation | | 6h | Score: 4
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Latest tweets
Jason Smith , NFL Network, Sports Reporter
Blackhawks-Kings is the NHL's version of Yankees-Red Sox. They should be on national TV against each other every week. #CHIvsLAK
@howaboutafresca | | 3h | Score: 3
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
#BlueJays making a strong push to sign free-agent reliever Ronald Belisario, sources say. He's represented by Jim McNamara.
@jonmorosi | | 3h | Score: 27
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Joe Frisaro , MLB.com, Marlins Beat Writer
Marlins go the extra mile to introduce Ichiro Sent with t.co/RsMhXZvmmW At Bat t.co/xBoRYNuBUO
@JoeFrisaro | | 4h | Score: 2
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Adam Rubin , ESPNNewYork.com, Mets Beat Writer
BP: Mets projected to go 82-80, finish 2nd t.co/DAiEh0qnhp #NYM #Mets
@AdamRubinESPN | | 4h | Score: 3
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Juan C. Rodriguez , Sun Sentinel, Marlins Beat Writer
Remember when Miami Marlins' prez David Samson thought Ichiro was overpaid? t.co/J4SBy2iL8M
@JCRMarlinsbeat | | 5h | Score: 1
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S.D Union Tribune , Padres News and Updates
ICYMI: 7 of #Padres' non-roster spring training invitees have #MLB experience. What have they done lately? t.co/vNDLV308Qi
@UTPadres | | 5h | Score: 2
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
The 5 outfielders on A's 40-man roster combined for 25 HR in #MLB last year. Dayan Viciedo hit 21 by himself. He'd be a nice addition.
@jonmorosi | | 5h | Score: 11
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DenverPost.com , Sports News and Updates
Ichiro Suzuki finalized a $2 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins: t.co/1lB6TWeRJe
@DPostSports | | 5h | Score: 0
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Joe Capozzi , Palm Beach Post, Marlins Beat Writer
Ichiro in his new #Marlins jersey t.co/GGUK2ODnnM
@joecapMARLINS | | 5h | Score: 4
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Brett Taylor , BleacherNation.com, Writer
ICYMI, Lukewarm Stove: Moncada, Ibanez, Papelbon, Janssen, White Sox t.co/oGu5qZqozl #Cubs t.co/FlcjRt80DL
@BleacherNation | | 5h | Score: 0
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Joe Frisaro , MLB.com, Marlins Beat Writer
Ichiro introduced by #Marlins during news conference in Japan t.co/fOIvGuYQJN
@JoeFrisaro | | 5h | Score: 5
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Adam Rubin , ESPNNewYork.com, Mets Beat Writer
Commish OK with Mets' payroll level t.co/B6KQ84hfZj #NYM #Mets
@AdamRubinESPN | | 5h | Score: 2
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Kieran Darcy , ESPNNewYork.com, Staff Writer
St. John's loses to Creighton, falls to 2-5 in Big East. Blue Jays were 0-8 in conference play. Six losses in eight games for Red Storm.
@KieranDarcy | | 6h | Score: 2
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
Most HR, last 3 years, for players in age-25 season or younger: Stanton 98, Trout 93, Rizzo 70, Freeman 64, W. Rosario 62, Viciedo 60.
@jonmorosi | | 6h | Score: 21
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Juan C. Rodriguez , Sun Sentinel, Marlins Beat Writer
#Marlins confident Ichiro will excel in whatever role he's called upon to fill t.co/q7BKYZjHuE
@JCRMarlinsbeat | | 6h | Score: 1
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Jim Armstrong , Denver Post, Rockies Writer
Ichiro Suzuki finalized a $2 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins: t.co/HPf2qloN1X
@DPRockies | | 6h | Score: 0
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Jon Morosi , FoxSports.com, National Baseball Writer
#BlueJays in contact w/ reps for multiple free-agent relievers, including Francisco Rodriguez, Rafael Soriano, Burke Badenhop, sources say.
@jonmorosi | | 6h | Score: 37
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Brett Taylor , BleacherNation.com, Writer
ICYMI, Keith Law Tabs the Chicago Cubs as the Top Farm System in Baseball t.co/iHHO3cTS8G #Cubs t.co/WCJ7w1GzuF
@BleacherNation | | 6h | Score: 4
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Brandon Crawford - San Francisco Giants
I'm thankful
@bcraw35 | | 7h | Score: 19

Marlins Designate Arquimedes Caminero

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Jose Reyes - Toronto Blue Jays
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Padres to don brown pinstripe uniforms for 5 games

SAN DIEGO -- The Padres have decided to bring back the brown in 2015 -- well, at least on a limited basis. The team announced Wednesday that on five Wednesday day games this season, Padres players will wear brown pinstripe uniforms -- the same style that was worn by teams from 1985-90. In-game music...

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Koji Uehara - Boston Red Sox
皆さん、おはようございます。 本日、19時から、VS 嵐 です(^-^) よろしくお願いします!
@TeamUehara | | 10h | Score: 11

Matt Kemp On Trade To Padres: ‘I Guess It Was Good For Both Sides’

After essentially using the first half of the 2014 season to work his way back from offseason ankle surgery and round into form, Matt Kemp emerged as the Los Angeles Dodgers’ best player not named Clayton Kershaw in the second half of the season. Post All-Star break, Kemp hit .309/.365/.606 with 1...

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Updated: Braves deal with Toscano complete

More than six weeks after the Braves agreed to terms with Cuban free-agent outfielder Dian Toscano, the four-year, $6 million contract was finally confirmed by Major League Baseball on Wednesday. “We are very excited to come to terms with a player of Dian’s ability,” said John Hart, Braves pre...

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Yankees sign River Rats’ Palmer

The amazing travails of Tyler Palmer took another positive turn last week when the Sanford River Rats star signed a contract with the New York Yankees, specifically by the Florida State League Tampa Yankees. Despite absolutely phenomenal statistics, Palmer, who played at Thomas University in Thomasv...

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Chad Jennings
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Braves sign Cuban OF Toscano to four-year deal, DFA Jose Constanza

The Atlanta Braves announced the addition of yet another outfielder to their active roster on Wednesday afternoon, making the deal with Cuban free agent Dian Toscano official. The contract, which was formally confirmed by MLB, is a four-year major-league deal with a fifth-year club option in 2019. T...

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Mike DiGiovanna
Los Angeles Times, Los Angeles Angels
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Angels Avoid Arbitration With David Freese

The Angels have avoided arbitration with third baseman David Freese, Mike Perchik of WAPT tweets. Freese will earn $6.425MM in his final season of arbitration eligibility, MLB.com’s Alden Gonzalez reports on Twitter.

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MLB.com, Braves Beat Writer
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Jose Reyes - Toronto Blue Jays
Ok here's the deal Every tweet using #BellLetsTalk donates 5 cents to mental health initiatives across Canada. So LETS TWEET 4 A CAUSE! GO!!
@lamelaza_7 | | 12h | Score: 93

Braves Designate Jose Constanza

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Braves To Sign Cuban Outfielder Dian Toscano

DEC. 30: Toscano’s contract is for $6MM over four years and contains a fifth-year club option worth $1.5MM, reports MLB.com’s Jesse Sanchez (on Twitter). DEC. 10: The Braves have completed the financial specifics on Toscano’s deal and the pact is now pending a physical, according to MLB.com’...

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Cubs farm ranked best by ESPN

CHICAGO -- Despite several prospects finally reaching the major leagues last season, the Chicago Cubs still have the top-ranked farm system in baseball, according to ESPN.com’s prospect guru Keith Law. Law released his yearly preseason team rankings and the Cubs are No.1 thanks to the “strongest...

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ESPN Radio, Baseball Reporter
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Jose Reyes - Toronto Blue Jays
Pay attention the first time and you won't have to pay interest! #BellLetsTalk
@lamelaza_7 | | 13h | Score: 23