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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

Brewers send Thornburg to Boston for Shaw, others

Brewers send Thornburg to Boston for Shaw, others

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December 06 Tyler Thornburg is headed to the Boston Red Sox after the Milwaukee Brewers traded the right-handed reliever for third baseman Travis Shaw, minor league shortstop Mauricio Dubon and minor league righty Josh Pennington. FULL STORY

Brewers bring on Thames to replace Carter

Brewers bring on Thames to replace Carter

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November 29 "Eric brings to the organization a left-handed power bat that is a good fit for our lineup," Brewers general manager David Stearns said in a statement. FULL STORY

MLB Notes: Braves, Colon agree to one-year deal

MLB Notes: Braves, Colon agree to one-year deal

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November 11 The 43-year-old Colon owns a 232-162 record over 19 major league seasons. He has the third-most victories among Latin American pitchers behind Dennis Martinez (245) and Juan Marichal (243). 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