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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

Marlins deal top prospect for Reds RHP Straily

Marlins deal top prospect for Reds RHP Straily

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January 19 Straily recorded a 14-8 mark with a 3.76 ERA in 34 games last season after being selected off waivers from San Diego Padres prior to Opening Day. The 34-year-old led Cincinnati in wins, innings pitched (191 1/3) and strikeouts (62) FULL STORY

Volquez agrees to two-year deal with Marlins

Volquez agrees to two-year deal with Marlins

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November 28 Edinson Volquez agreed to sign a two-year, $22 million contract with the Miami Marlins, multiple outlets reported Monday. FULL STORY