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MLB bags intentional walk to help shorten games

MLB bags intentional walk to help shorten games

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February 21 In a move that might save one minute every few games, MLB will no longer require pitchers to lob four pitches to issue an intentional walk, ESPN.com reported Tuesday, FULL STORY

Report: MLB proposes intentional walk, strike zone changes

Report: MLB proposes intentional walk, strike zone changes

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February 06 Major League Baseball has made formal proposals to the players' union to make changes to intentional walks and the strike zone, ESPN.com reported Monday. FULL STORY

Diamondbacks sign RHP Rodney to one-year deal

Diamondbacks sign RHP Rodney to one-year deal

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December 09 Veteran right-hander Fernando Rodney and the Arizona Diamondbacks finalized a one-year contract on Friday, the team announced. FULL STORY

Mariners get Segura in deal with D-backs

Mariners get Segura in deal with D-backs

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November 23 In the first overtime game in the history of the storied rivalry, Curtis Samuel scored on a 15-yard run in the second overtime and No. 2 Ohio State escaped with a 30-27 victory over No. 3 Michigan 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