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AP source: Tomas in process of deal with Arizona (Yahoo Sports)

It doesn't make sense for the Red Sox to trade for Cole Hamels yet

Wrigley Field bleacher renovation may be delayed (Yahoo Sports)

Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, John Smoltz Are New to Hall of Fame Ballot

Yankees must counter Boston's big moves

MLB minimum salary rises to $507,500 from $500,000 (Yahoo Sports)

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AP Source: Tomas in Process of Deal With Arizona

AP source: Tomas in process of deal with Arizona

SweetSpot TV: Andrew Miller

SweetSpot TV: James Shields

Brewers' Braun Optimistic About Injured Right Hand

MLB Rumors: Giants Plan To Be Aggressive Post Panda

Red Sox strike fast, but they're just getting started

Pablo Sandoval says goodbye to the Giants and their fans on his Instagram account

Dave Martinez is moving toward a reunion with Joe Maddon

Panda Heads Put Away With Sandoval's Departure

Source: Lester, Giants will meet next week

MLB minimum salary rises to $507,500 from $500,000

AL Notes: Moss, Mariners, Lester, Headley, Rays, Twins

Panda Heads Put Away With Sandoval's Departure

Report: Cuban slugger to D-backs for $68.5M

Reliever Frieri agrees to $800,000 deal with Rays (Yahoo Sports)

Report: Diamondbacks to acquire Cuban Yasmany Tomas

Royals acquire infielder Ryan Jackson from Dodgers


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  Arizona Diamondbacks

Tomas deal an extension of Cuba's impact
Tomas contract would be record for D-backs
Tomas signing gives D-backs fans chance to dream
D-backs dedicated to growing community initiatives
Tomas, D-backs agree on six-year deal
D-backs release Spring Training schedule
D-backs to open spring slate vs. ASU
Johnson brings superb resume to Hall ballot

  Atlanta Braves

Braves re-evaluate plans as Tomas signs elsewhere
Inbox: Could Heyward return to Braves after 2015?
Gonzalez, Donald share goal of aiding with recovery
Smoltz headlines Braves' list of HOF hopefuls
Speedskater-turned-businessman Plant makes mark on Atlanta
Braves announce 2015 Spring Training schedule
Northcraft continues to make progress in Braves' system
Top prospect Peraza among Braves' roster additions

  Baltimore Orioles

O's Werner thankful for support during cancer battle
O's acquire lefty Barnes from Indians for cash
Sizing up the powerful AL East after Red Sox's moves
Inbox: Will the O's trade Ubaldo this offseason?
Source: O's hitting coach Presley reassigned
Janish among three to sign Minor League deals
O's to hold charity golf tournament in February
Mussina's case for Hall rests in consistency

  Boston Red Sox

Napoli finds joy in brightening lives of ill children
Red Sox willing to dramatically expand payroll for '15
'Three Amigos' ready to take Boston by storm
Hanley's journey brings him back to Boston
Farrell: Yoenis will move from left field for Hanley
Panda's goal is to remain full-time third baseman
Dice-K will return to Japan to continue career
Sandoval excited about 'new challenge' of Boston

  Chicago Cubs

Hoyer seeking improvements for Cubs' roster
Cubs' season of giving lasts all year long
Cubs say bleachers may not be ready by opener
Cubs Authentics unveil Wrigley Field Collection
After big dip in support, Smith hoping to close out Hall bid
Sosa seeks turnaround in Hall of Fame balloting
Cubs add Blanco to Maddon's coaching staff
Cubs, A's to play Spring Training games in Las Vegas

  Chicago White Sox

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  Cincinatti Reds

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Reds have left-field options on free-agent market
Reds add Towers, Schugel as special assistants to GM
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A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Reds sign Satin, De Jesus to Minor League deals
Bill Bavasi to be named director of MLB Scouting Bureau

  Cleveland Indians

Cleveland hosts Thanksgiving for area children, families
O's acquire lefty Barnes from Indians for cash
Tribe considering new third-base option in Headley
Broadcaster Hamilton talks all things Tribe
Indians have knack for predicting future performance
Indians acquire Brewer from D-backs; designate Barnes
Kluber, Francona take home local BBWAA honors
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  Colorado Rockies

Barnes expresses gratitude by assisting those in need
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Rockies unveil 2015 Spring Training schedule
Dodgers pick up Nicasio from Rockies
Walker hopes support for Hall of Fame grows
Rockies' leaders engage with fans on Twitter
Morneau knocks in pair to cap strong Japan Series
Rockies' brass to host Twitter chat on Friday

  Detroit Tigers

A View from Studio 3: Trammell worthy of HOF
Tigers employees follow players' community lead
Carrera outrighted by Tigers, becomes free agent
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Strong stats buoy Trammell's Hall of Fame candidacy
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Avila pondering change in catcher's mask

  Houston Astros

Stassi brothers host Homers for the Hungry
Altuve stays busy following breakout season
Astros' Aplin uses intangibles, effort to make a difference
Like father, like son: Sports big part of Pettis family
Biggio sits on the cusp of Hall of Fame entry
Bagwell's Hall case goes beyond lofty numbers
Former Astros dot Hall of Fame ballot
Back to school: Berkman hits the books at Rice

  Kansas City Royals

Butler thanks KC for his time with the Royals
Royals acquire shortstop Jackson from Dodgers
Royals Charities spreading goodwill all year round
Nix elects free agency instead of assignment to Minors
Royals' magical run to World Series wowed Matthews
Players' cut of postseason pool announced
Willingham opts to retire after 11-year career
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot

  Los Angeles Angels

Angels' Smith trying to strike out degenerative disease
Lefty Roth clears waivers, becomes free agent
Angels Spring Training tickets go on sale Dec. 5
Players' cut of postseason pool announced
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Closer Smith, two '02 Angels seek Hall of Fame votes
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  Los Angeles Dodgers

Throwing prospects into fire becoming the norm
Dodgers serve community with 'Season of Giving'
Dodgers send infielder Jackson to Royals
Dodgers seek short-term solution at shortstop
Dodgers pick up Nicasio from Rockies
Dodgers support turkey giveaway at UYA
Players' cut of postseason pool announced
Former Dodgers are all over Hall of Fame ballot

  Miami Marlins

Marlins dish out turkeys in spirit of Thanksgiving
Marlins seek lefty balance in lineup, on mound
Brignac joins group of Marlins' non-roster invitees
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Willingham opts to retire after 11-year career
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  Milwaukee Brewers

Braun feeling good following thumb surgery
Ballpark pup has Brewers celebrating 'Hanksgiving'
Crew announces postgame concert series at Miller Park
Brewers promote Guerrero to first-base coach
'Very busy' Sheffield on Hall of Fame ballot for first time
Counsell takes himself out of running for Rays job
Brewers add four prospects to 40-man roster
NL Central projects to be most dominant division in 2015

  Minnesota Twins

For Twins, 2014 a year of giving
Korean club reportedly rejects top bid for lefty Yang
Twins talk with Torii about possible reunion
Three coaches join new manager Molitor's staff
Swarzak outrighted by Twins, to become free agent
Willingham opts to retire after 11-year career
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Top prospects Sano, Meyer, Rosario on 40-man roster

  New York Mets

No rest for charitable Granderson in offseason
Dice-K will return to Japan to continue career
Inbox: How is the 2015 rotation shaking out?
Piazza looks to break through into Hall of Fame
Open for business: Mets' Single Game Tickets on sale
Mets add Syndergaard, five others to 40-man roster
Wheels in motion: Ex-Giant wants to win with Mets
Japan trip extra special for MLB dads

  New York Yankees

Yankees must counter Boston's big moves
Family, turkey, football sit atop Kelley's holiday list
Yanks have ground to make up in free-agency race
Mattingly's last stand tops Yanks' HOF storylines
Historic football rivalry runs wild in Yankee Stadium
Cashman, Valentine to participate in 'Heights & Lights'
Cashman in wait-and-see mode on retooling Yanks
Cashman sleeps on street to support cause

  Oakland Athletics

Yearlong efforts help A's serve Bay Area community
Kantrovitz returns to A's as assistant general manager
Players' cut of postseason pool announced
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
McGwire hoping to reverse trend on HOF ballot
A's acquire first baseman Davis from Pirates
Switch-pitcher Venditte inks Minor League deal
Athletics add infielder Nunez to 40-man roster

  Philadelphia Phillies

Phils' search for power moves on without Tomas
Phillies' giving spirit lasts all year long
Lee cleared to begin offseason throwing program
Phillies sign five to Minor League contracts
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Postseason heroics bolster Schilling's HOF case
Trio of young arms added to Phillies' 40-man roster
Harmon becomes part of Hall of Fame after visit

  Pittsburg Pirates

For Harrison, many reasons for which to be thankful
Bucs will hold free PirateFest on Dec. 13-14
Hard-throwing Glasnow has bright future
Alvarez poised to take over first base for Pirates
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Bucs send Davis to A's for international signing money
Patient Bonds believes he'll eventually reach Hall
Bucs sign Liz looking for another makeover success

  San Diego Padres

Ross pitches in for kids impacted by homelessness
Padres shift offseason focus to trade market
Garvey's clutch HR tops list of Padres' best games
Grandal, Renfroe keeping their bats warm
Cashner's perfecto bid among top Padres games
With Panda off market, Padres must look elsewhere for offense
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
McGriff hopes to gain traction with Hall voters

  Seattle Mariners

Mariners looking past short-term success with Seager
Seattle videographer travels world helping those in need
Mariners keeping eye on market for right-handed bat
Source: Seager nears $100M extension with Mariners
A look back at the careers of first-timers on Hall ballot
Only thing missing from Edgar's bio is Hall of Fame
Johnson brings superb resume to Hall ballot
Mariners acquire Gaviglio from Cards for Kelly

  San Francisco Giants

Giants' best bet at third likely from outside
Throwing prospects into fire becoming the norm
Bochys embrace mission of Homeless Prenatal Program
How much will Giants miss Panda?
Giants reportedly set to meet with lefty Lester
Giants coach Flannery announces retirement
Ishikawa, Miller walk the orange carpet at Series film premiere
Players' cut of postseason pool announced

  St. Louis Cardinals

Gordon Hayward is doing exactly what we all thought he would be doing
The Indiana Pacers: This is the Team Bird Built
Hypothetically speaking, what does the future hold for Brad Stevens?
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Viva El Birdos: Interview with St. Louis Cardinals Pitcher Joe Kelly
Local Sports Preview: Lindenwood Men’s Volleyball Takes on Ohio State
Recap: My First Week at Viva El Birdos
The Resume of Andrew Luck

  Tampa Bay Rays

Archer to bring his giving spirit to South Africa
Rays sign reliever Frieri to one-year deal
Sizing up the powerful AL East after Red Sox's moves
Fuld's Wiffle Ball tourney to feature host of big leaguers
Martinez steps down as Rays bench coach
Guyer enjoys healthy dose of success in '14
Rays place Molina, Figueroa on release waivers
McGriff hopes to gain traction with Hall voters

  Texas Rangers

New son, health give Tolleson plenty to be thankful for
Prospect Guzman involved in car accident in Dominican
Korean club reportedly rejects top bid for lefty Yang
Holland teaches value of fitness, nutrition to kids
Darvish cleared to throw after undergoing MRI
Rangers, Arlington Life Shelter prepare annual dinner
Rangers invite infielder Lucas to Spring Training
Chirinos named Rangers' Hardest-Working Man

  Toronto Blue Jays

Inbox: How much left to spend after Martin deal?
Sizing up the powerful AL East after Red Sox's moves
Blue Jays seek counter to Boston's splash
Blue Jays sign reliever Burke to Minors deal
McGriff, Delgado highlight Blue Jays on HOF ballot
Blue Jays put Navarro on block after Martin signing
Tepera fills out Blue Jays' roster ahead of Rule 5 Draft
Blue Jays 'moving forward' but no offers imminent

  Washington Nationals

Souza has plenty to be thankful for this holiday season
Zimmerman ready to begin prep for move to first
Zimmerman, Nats lend support to Turkey Day initiative
Zimmerman rates among Nats' players of decade
Players' cut of postseason pool announced
Expos greats among new candidates for Hall of Fame
Nats could have options with Zimmermann, Fister
Nats fill 40-man roster by adding Cole, three others