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Bautista reaches deal with Blue Jays

Bautista reaches deal with Blue Jays

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January 17 The 36-year-old Bautista is a six-time All-Star but didn't draw much interest on the free-agent market after hitting just 22 homers with 69 RBIs in 2016. FULL STORY

Encarnacion's deal with Indians a risk worth taking

Encarnacion's deal with Indians a risk worth taking

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December 24 Free-agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion struck a deal with the Cleveland Indians late Thursday night. It will earn him $60 million over three years and an additional $20 million if the Tribe picks up a fourth-year option. FULL STORY

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

MLB Free Agency: Sluggers, closers dominate market

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November 07 The three premium closers on the market -- Aroldis Chapman, Kenley Jansen and Mark Melancon -- all could top the $11.5 million average annual value (AAV) that Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson received at this time last year, and at least FULL STORY

Cubs, Nationals, Dodgers top list of awards finalists

Cubs, Nationals, Dodgers top list of awards finalists

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November 07 The finalists for Major League Baseball's major awards, including the MVP, Cy Young Award and Rookie of the Year, were announced Monday. FULL STORY

Indians blank Blue Jays to book trip to World Series

Indians blank Blue Jays to book trip to World Series

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October 19 Carlos Santana and Coco Crisp homered, rookie Ryan Merritt allowed two hits in 4 1/3 innings and the Cleveland Indians defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 3-0 on Wednesday afternoon to win the American League Championship FULL STORY