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Reports: Brewers, OF Yelich near $215M deal

Reports: Brewers, OF Yelich near $215M deal

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March 04 The Milwaukee Brewers are close to signing star outfielder Christian Yelich to a nine-year contract worth well over $200 million, according to multiple reports on Tuesday. FULL STORY

Judge, Stanton likely to miss Yankees' Opening Day

Judge, Stanton likely to miss Yankees' Opening Day

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March 03 Yankees outfielders Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton are likely to miss Opening Day as they continue to battle back from injuries, New York general manager Brian Cashman said Tuesday. FULL STORY

Rays LHP Snell (elbow) receives cortisone shot

Rays LHP Snell (elbow) receives cortisone shot

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March 01 Tampa Bay Rays ace left-hander Blake Snell experienced elbow pain after his first spring start and there is no guarantee he will be ready for the March 26 season opener against the visiting Pittsburgh Pirates. FULL STORY

Yankees OF Judge (shoulder) to undergo testing

Yankees OF Judge (shoulder) to undergo testing

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March 01 New York Yankees outfielder Aaron Judge is set to undergo more tests on his injured right shoulder and chest, and his status for the season opener remains uncertain, according to published reports. FULL STORY

A's shut down OF Piscotty with intercostal strain

A's shut down OF Piscotty with intercostal strain

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February 28 The Oakland Athletics have shut down outfielder Stephen Piscotty after an MRI revealed an intercostal muscle strain, manager Bob Melvin announced Friday. FULL STORY

Braves' Freeman says elbow swelling not a concern

Braves' Freeman says elbow swelling not a concern

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February 27 Atlanta Braves first baseman Freddie Freeman said the swelling of his surgically impaired right elbow won't keep him out long and he expects to return to the spring training lineup next week. FULL STORY

Yankees' Stanton (calf) might miss start of season

Yankees' Stanton (calf) might miss start of season

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February 26 New York Yankees outfielder Giancarlo Stanton's availability for Opening Day is in question after he was diagnosed with a Grade 1 calf strain, manager Aaron Boone announced Wednesday. FULL STORY

Brewers RHP Peralta gets 5-year, $15.5M deal

Brewers RHP Peralta gets 5-year, $15.5M deal

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February 26 The Milwaukee Brewers and right-hander Freddy Peralta reportedly have reached agreement on a five-year, $15.5 million contract extension that includes team options for two additional seasons. FULL STORY

Yanks' Severino needs Tommy John surgery

Yanks' Severino needs Tommy John surgery

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February 25 New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino needs Tommy John surgery, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed Tuesday. FULL STORY

Mets' Cespedes striving to play on Opening Day

Mets' Cespedes striving to play on Opening Day

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February 23 New York Mets outfielder Yoenis Cespedes broke his self-imposed media ban on Sunday, telling reporters at spring training in Port St. Lucie, Fla., that he wants to be healthy enough to play on Opening Day. FULL STORY