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Sources: Springer, Jays reach 6-year, $150M deal

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Outfielder George Springer and the Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a six-year, $150 million contract, sources confirmed to ESPN’s Jeff Passan. Springer is headed to the Blue Jays’ spring training facility in Dunedin, Florida, for a physical. If all goes according to plan, Toronto will get the star it......

Hall of Fame pitcher Don Sutton dies at 75

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Don Sutton, the longtime Los Angeles Dodgers right-hander who won over 300 games in his Hall of Fame career, died Monday, his son, Daron, announced on social media. He was 75. “Saddened to share that my dad passed away in his sleep last night,” Daron Sutton wrote on Twitter. “He......

It’s Beyond Time to Change the Treatment of Women Reporters

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SI – For more and to sign up click here Michael Rosenberg The Mets just fired general manager Jared Porter for sexual harassment after he sent a slew of unwanted and inappropriate texts to a reporter. There are a lot of words in that sentence that might catch your attention.......

Our latest MLB offseason buzz: Second baseman market after LeMahieu, NL DH waiting game and more

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After a very slow start, the free-agent market is finally starting to move. The Yankees inked deals with both DJ LeMahieu and Corey Kluber, and the Washington Nationals added Jon Lester to their rotation. As the market heats up, ESPN MLB reporter Jesse Rogers weighs in with the latest offseason......

Mets reviewing incident regarding GM Porter

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Anthony DiComo MLB – For more and to sign up click here The Mets are internally reviewing a 2016 incident regarding general manager Jared Porter, who sent inappropriate text messages to a female reporter, according to an ESPN story posted Monday evening. “I have spoken directly with Jared Porter regarding......

Mets GM acknowledges sending explicit images

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10:59 PM ET Mina Kimes Close ESPN Senior Writer Mina Kimes:• Senior writer for ESPN The Magazine• Joined ESPN in 2014• Former features reporter at Bloomberg• Wrote for Bloomberg News and Bloomberg Businessweek• Spent five years at Fortune magazine Jeff Passan Close ESPN ESPN MLB insiderAuthor of “The Arm: Inside the Billion-Dollar Mystery of the......

Lester, Nats agree to 1-year deal (source)

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Jessica Camerato MLB – For more and to sign up click here After previously addressing their vacancies in the corner outfield and at first base, the Nationals filled a hole in their starting rotation on Monday evening. Washington and free-agent left-hander Jon Lester are in agreement on a one-year deal,......

Sources: Lester, Nationals agree to 1-year deal

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Veteran left-hander Jon Lester and the Washington Nationals are in agreement on a one-year deal, pending a physical, sources familiar with the contract told ESPN. Lester rejoins Dave Martinez, the current Nationals manager and former Cubs bench coach when they won the 2016 World Series for their first title in......

Padres to acquire Pirates’ Musgrove, sources say

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The San Diego Padres are in agreement on a deal to acquire right-hander Joe Musgrove from the Pittsburgh Pirates, sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan. The trade for Musgrove is pending medical reviews, per sources, and will be sending a large package of prospects back to the Pirates. Hudson Head, a......

Sources: Lester, Nationals agree to 1-year deal

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Left-handed starter Jon Lester and the Washington Nationals are in agreement on a one-year deal with a mutual option, pending a physical, sources familiar with the contract told ESPN’s Jeff Passan. Lester rejoins his bench coach from Chicago as Nationals manager Davey Martinez has now added two players from his......

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