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Nationals acquire Eaton from White Sox

Nationals acquire Eaton from White Sox

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December 07 One day after trading pitcher Chris Sale to the Boston Red Sox for a strong group of prospects, the White Sox dealt big league outfielder Adam Eaton, 28, to the Washington Nationals late Wednesday afternoon for young pitchers Lucas Giolito, FULL STORY

MLB Notebook: Giants close deal with Melancon

MLB Notebook: Giants close deal with Melancon

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December 05 Melancon, who turns 32 in March, is coming off an outstanding season with the Washington Nationals and Pittsburgh Pirates in which he posted a combined 47 saves with a 1.64 ERA in 71 1/3 innings. FULL STORY

Cy Young Awards go to Porcello, Scherzer

Cy Young Awards go to Porcello, Scherzer

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November 16 Boston Red Sox right-hander Rick Porcello edged Detroit Tigers right-hander Justin Verlander for the American League Cy Young Award on Wednesday and Washington Nationals right-hander Max Scherzer 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