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Brewers Release Chris Perez
The Brewers have released reliever Chris Perez, tweets Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel. Perez was in camp on a minor league deal. Perez, 29, pitched 46 innings for the Dodgers in 201... [continue]
Nationals Notes: Uggla, Janssen, Injuries, Strasburg, Zimmermann
Second baseman Dan Uggla has done enough to make the Opening Day roster, but it’s unclear how he’ll be used, writes Mark Zuckerman of Nats Insider. After a couple dismal seasons, Uggla is ... [continue]
Minor Moves: Burton, Garner, Toles
Here are Sunday’s minor moves from around MLB: Three days after releasing him, the Yankees have signed right-hander Jared Burton to a minor league deal, reports Bryan Hoch of Burton was... [continue]
Twins Outright Stephen Pryor
The Twins have outrighted right-hander Stephen Pryor to Triple-A Rochester, tweets Phil Miller of the Minneapolis Star Tribune. The Twins’ 40-man roster now stands at 38, which, Miller notes, wi... [continue]
Mike Pelfrey Walks Back Trade Comments
SUNDAY: Pelfrey told reporters, including Berardino (Twitter link), “My emotions probably got the best of me…I’ll be a professional and go to the pen and…we’ll figure thi... [continue]
AL Notes: Wright, Vazquez, Russell, Pelfrey
Evan Grant of The Dallas Morning News writes Spring Training is broken. Grant suggests reversing the current reporting schedule of players with minor leaguers and non-roster invitees reporting at the ... [continue]
Why I Chose My Agency: Cody Asche
Over the years, third baseman Cody Asche has drawn comparisons to Chase Utley from wishful Phillies fans.  However, even though they’re both infielders that bat left-handed, Asche is a different... [continue]
Blue Jays Claim Andy Wilkins
The Blue Jays have announced they have claimed first baseman Andy Wilkins off waivers from the White Sox. Toronto immediately optioned the 26-year-old to Triple-A Buffalo where he will serve as organi... [continue]
MLB Scoop
How The Yankees Can Bring Jeter Back To The Fold, Despite His Insane Contract Demands
Derek Jeter, coming off the worst year of his career, reportedly believes the Yankees should pay him $150 Million over the next six years.  Not since Dr. Evil called for $1 Million from the government... [continue]
Second Annual Aggregate Top 100 Baseball Prospects
A popular feature from last year returns.  Once again MLBscoop has collected the rankings of popular prospect opinion sites and averaged them out to give you a sense of a consensus  top 100 prospects ... [continue]
2009 World Baseball Classic Already Better Than 2006
A tournament is always better when there are shocking upsets, and by that standard the 2009 World Baseball Classic has already surprised the initial WBC.  The big story so far has been the Dutch defea... [continue]
WBC Performance Gives China Something To Build On
The Chinese national baseball team was unmercifully put to the sword this morning by the South Koreans, in a 14-0 defeat that knocks China out of the World Baseball Classic.  Regardless of emphatic na... [continue]
Expansion Should Go Back On The MLB Menu, And Soon
It seems like only a few years ago that Major League Baseball was considering contraction, after two expansions totaling four new franchises in the 1990s.  Baseball purists decried the dilution of the... [continue]
World Baseball Classic Preview: Potential Australian Roster Pool
Australia has been cited as a prime area of emerging talent in the baseball world for the past decade, but the Aussies underperformed greatly at the 2006 World Baseball Classic.  In 2009, they have be... [continue]
A-Rod Should Not Be Allowed To Play For The Dominican
Reports today indicated that, like in the time before the 2006 World Baseball Classic, Alex Rodriguez is leaning towards representing the Dominican Republic at the 2009 WBC.  The American-born son of ... [continue]
World Baseball Classic Preview: Potential Panama Roster Pool
The inclusion of Panama among the 16 teams in the World Baseball Classic is based on the fact that the country has produced some significant talent in the past.  49 players have come from the Central ... [continue]

Dodger: We can win without Manny

Do the Dodgers need Manny Ramirez? Maybe not, says catcher Russell Martin. "Whether we have him or not, I think our team has got a good core and he just complements the rest of the guys."Martin says slugger isn't 'the difference between us winning or losing'

Free agent Sheets may need elbow surgery

Ben Sheets was 13-9 with a 3.09 ERA last season.Free agent right-hander Ben Sheets could be headed for elbow surgery after contract negotiations with the Texas Rangers fell through because of the injury.

Padres, Floyd agree to $750,000, 1-year deal
SAN DIEGO (AP) -Cliff Floyd agreed to a $750,000, one-year deal with San Diego on Thursday, giving the Padres a veteran to come off the bench.
'Baseball Tonight': Best Second Basemen
Verlander feels 'better,' status still unclear
LB Magee using Bo's advice with Red Sox
Mariners option left-hander Elias to Triple-A
M's prospect dies 6 weeks after boat accident
Rockies' Gonzalez pain-free after knee scare
Teixeira bruises knee on HBP, says he's fine
SportingNews Yahoo! MLB  
A-Rod debut at first base as Yanks beat Astros 7-0 (Yahoo Sports)
Miller solidifies Braves' spot in 4-2 loss to Pirates (Yahoo Sports)
Oakland OF Josh Reddick won't be ready for start of season (Yahoo Sports)
Utley homers twice for Phillies in 4-4 tie with Tigers (Yahoo Sports)
Gee pitches 7 innings as Mets defeat Cardinals 3-2 (Yahoo Sports)
Jimenez sharp as Orioles' split squad beats Blue Jays 4-2 (Yahoo Sports)
Rockies' Carlos Gonzalez say he is OK after knee scare (Yahoo Sports)


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