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  1. Have the Royals broken the reliever market?Read the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Royals Review

    ... in free agency, but he was not a closer until the last year. Typically, only closers get the big money (Craig Kimbrel's extension comes to mind, which was before the Royals' time). The White Sox signed him to be their closer for four years, $46 ...


  2. Cleveland Indians News and Notes: Team owner and staff serve...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 23 | Let's Go Tribe

    ... was one of the architects of Atlanta's glory years, and scouting director Brian Bridges signed Steve Cishek, Craig Kimbrel and Alex Wood when he was an area scout. They know pitching, and young pitching is being imported in droves. Looking back, ...


  3. Heyman: Dodgers have checked in on ChapmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | CBS Sports

    ... recent months. The Red Sox and Tigers have, too, but they just acquired star closers Francisco Rodriguez and Craig Kimbrel , respectively. The Yankees showed interest in Chapman at the trade deadline, but they also have an excellent back-end bullpen ...


  4. Boston gets closer Kimbrel from Padres for 4 prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 13 | Contra Costa Times

    New Boston Red Sox boss Dave Dombrowski on Friday night made his first big move to rebuild the franchise after its third last-place finish in four years, acquiring four-time All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel from the San Diego Padres for four prospects. Kimbrel, who saved 39 games for the Padres this season, spent the first five years of his career with the Atlanta Braves before they traded him to San Diego on the eve of the 2015 regular season.


  5. According to Gordon: Rehabbing Anthony Varvaro OK with free-agent statusRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 22 |

    ... about the probability last week in a phone call with former Atlanta Braves teammate and new Red Sox closer, Craig Kimbrel. Kimbrel, a four-time All Star, had just been acquired by Boston to shore up a bullpen that was part of the problem in a ...


  6. The Athletics have interest in Darren O'DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | MSNBC

    ... Among relievers who have racked up at least 200 innings since the start of the 2012 season, only Wade Davis , Craig Kimbrel , Koji Uehara , and Aroldis Chapman have posted a better earned run average. However, O'Day is 33 years old and, according to ...


  7. Braves trade Cameron Maybin to Detroit for Ian Krol and Gabe SpeierRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Talking Chop

    ... led a lot of us to believe that the Braves had gotten themselves an absolute steal from the trade that sent Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton's contract to the San Diego Padres . Eventually he leveled off, and naturally that had a lot of people who ...


  8. Braves trade Cameron Maybin to Tigers for pair of relieversRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 |

    Maybin returns to the Tigers organization, where he was drafted in the 1st round back in 2005. Acquired by the Braves in the Craig Kimbrel deal, 2015 proved to be a solid season for the center fielder.


  9. Atlanta Braves trade Cameron Maybin to Detroit Tigers for 2 pitchersRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | Alabama Live

    ... first season with Atlanta. He was traded to the Braves on the eve of Opening Day in the deal that sent closer Craig Kimbrel to San Diego. Trading Maybin clears $8 million from the Braves' 2016 payroll, plus a $9 million option for 2017. It also ...


  10. Preller refreshing farm with chosen prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 20 | San Diego Padres

    ... on Feb. 11 to provide an anchor for the rotation, and the GM followed on April 5 by trading for Braves closer Craig Kimbrel . Preller gave up veterans Yasmani Grandal and Cameron Maybin , as well as 12 prospects, but only two whom ranked ...


  11. Relievers heating up the rumor millRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Major League Baseball

    ... in a trade with the Brewers. The move comes less than a week after the Red Sox traded for Padres closer Craig Kimbrel , checking off another potential Chapman destination. "We've been talking to clubs, but I don't think there's anything that's ...


  12. Astros Winter Meetings Simulation: RecapRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Crawfish Boxes

    ... were every bit as unpredictable as the real club. Incidentally, the Sim Padres aggressively pursued trading Craig Kimbrel to the Astros, but ended up moving him elsewhere before we could pursue a reasonable price. Asking cost was "a frontline ...


  13. There are rumors that Nick Markakis may be an Oriole again, but it won't happenRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 19 | Camden Chat

    ... won just 67 games a year ago and are a team looking to rebuild. The trades of Justin Upton , Jason Heyward and Craig Kimbrel last offseason were evidence of that. The recent deal that sent Gold Glove shortstop Andrelton Simmons to Los Angeles ...


  14. Braves GM asks fans to be patient in judging tradesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 |

    ... the team trade away almost everything resembling star power, including Simmons, Jason Heyward, Justin Upton, Craig Kimbrel, and Evan Gattis, among others. It's hard to be assured of future success when the return for these sure things are prospects ...


  15. The Mid-day Schmidt: Wednesday's Phillies LinksRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | The Good Phight

    ... most in 2015? Odubel is edged out by Kris Bryant. As it turns out, the Red Sox paid roughly the going rate for Craig Kimbrel, or at least what Kimbrel cost a year ago." In other words, teams are more volatile from year to year now, possibly because ...


  16. Active Braves reportedly shopping 1B Freddie FreemanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 18 | UPI

    ... began unloading players perceived as building blocks last season, shipping outfielder Justin Upton and closer Craig Kimbrel to the San Diego Padres . Ace right-hander Julio Teheran and outfielders Nick Markakis and Cameron Maybin are also available ...


  17. Andrelton Simmons was traded to the Angels in earlyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Daily Press & Argus

    ... Freeman. It is not happening." Yet, after the recent departures of Jason Heyward, Justin Upton, Evan Gattis, Craig Kimbrel, Alex Wood and now the game's premier defensive shortstop in Simmons, the Braves fan base must be growing numb to see the ...


  18. Rumor roundup: Freeman will likely stay putRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 17 | Major League Baseball

    ... the last year -- including shortstop Andrelton Simmons , outfielders Jason Heyward and Justin Upton , closer Craig Kimbrel and starter Alex Wood -- rumors of Freeman being next had begun to spread. But Gonzalez put much of that speculation to rest ...


  19. Guerry Clegg: Don't believe a word the Braves are sayingRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 17 |

    ... 25-53. That seems like a full-scale rebuild to me. In dealing Jason Heyward, Justin Upton, Evan Gattis, Craig Kimbrel, Wood, Jim Johnson and now Simmons -- all popular and productive players -- while getting ready to move into a new ballpark that ...


  20. Atlanta Braves news and links: Is 2017 still the "target" for the Braves rebuild?Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 16 | Talking Chop

    ... by trading a handful of prospects to the San Diego Padres in exchange for former Braves lockdown-closer, Craig Kimbrel . The crew over at Beyond the Box Score believes that the Red Sox may have paid a bit too much for Kimbrel. With that being said, ...