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  1. Player Profile: Domingo GermanRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Yanks Go Yard

    I will admit that when I first heard that the Yankees were trading Martin Prado to the Miami Marlins I was not happy. Granted, it was partly due to selfish reasons as Prado has been one of my favorite players for many years now.

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  2. Fresh MLB Landing Spot Odds for the 5 Best International TargetsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 | BleacherReport

    International free agents are receiving serious interest in the aftermath of Major League Baseball's winter meetings, with teams looking for relatively cheap and creative options to plug holes on their rosters. Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada, 19, is expected to be the most coveted international player this offseason, though that could change depending on when he's officially cleared to sign.

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  3. Braves give Cuban outfielder Toscano 4-year dealRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Atlanta Braves

    The Braves acknowledge that they will need to gather more data before gaining a better understanding of how successful Dian Toscano might be at the Major League level. But a recent workout impressed them enough to offer the Cuban outfielder $6 million over the next four years.

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  4. Contract Details: Dian ToscanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Tomahawk Take

    Starting around December 8th, reports were circulating that the Braves had reached an agreement with Cuban outfielder Dian Toscano on a Major League contract. Per @JesseSanchezMLB 's report, Toscano will receive $6M through the 4 guaranteed years.

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  5. Moncada, Lopez lead cluster of Cuban prospectsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 9 | Major League Baseball

    Switch-hitting middle infielder Yoan Moncada, 19, and right-handed pitcher Yoan Lopez, 21, are among the players generating the most buzz in international circles this week. Both are expected to sign with a team sometime next year.

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  6. Tomas, D-backs finalize 6-year contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 8 | Major League Baseball

    The 24-year-old slugger, who signed his six-year, $68.5 million deal with Arizona on Sunday, celebrated the monumental day like most young men his age: He fired up his X-Box video gaming system and played FIFA 15 for a few hours. Tomas then put down the controller and resumed his training in the Dominican Republic.

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  7. Tampa Bay Rays Sign RHP Marlon Constante, Two Other IFAsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 6 | Rayhawk Review

    March 12, 2013; Port Charlotte, FL, USA; Tampa Bay Rays center fielder Desmond Jennings hat and glove lay in the dugout against the New York Yankees at Charlotte Sports Park. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports July 2nd is far in the rear-view mirror, but the Tampa Bay Rays are still making international signings.

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  8. Royals Rumblings - News for December 5, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Dec 5 | Royals Review

    "The truth is," Moore said, "we're really not in on any big free agents at this point. We're monitoring them at this point."

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  9. Don't count out former Blue Jays closer Casey Janssen just yet: GriffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 2 | The Toronto Star

    The Blue Jays are still seeking a bullpen ace for 2015, after saying goodbye to Casey Janssen , but all of a sudden, the man they had quietly targeted, left-hander Andrew Miller has become the hottest commodity in free-agency, rumoured to be able to command four years for between $35-40 million from any number of teams, that, even though he's never before been a closer. The Jays may need to begin thinking about a Plan B, although GM Alex Anthopoulos is forever aware of that, going in.

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  10. Dominican leader supports abortion in some casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | Newsday

    In this Sept. 25, 2012 file photo, Dominican Republic President Danilo Medina Sanchez speaks during the 67th session of the General Assembly at United Nations headquarters.

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  11. Dominican president calls for decriminalizing abortion in certain casesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | GlobalNews

    In this Sept. 25, 2012 file photo, Dominican Republic President Danilo Medina Sanchez speaks during the 67th session of the General Assembly at United Nations headquarters.

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  12. Dominican leader supports abortion in some...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 29 | The San Diego Union-Tribune

    In this Sept. 25, 2012 file photo, Dominican Republic President Danilo Medina Sanchez speaks during the 67th session of the General Assembly at United Nations headquarters.

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  13. Yoan for the money? The D-backs and Yoan LopezRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | AZ SnakePit

    With Yasmany Lopez generally seen by everyone bar the team as a Diamondback, might there be some more Cuban action for Arizona in the future? There's no question that the team's greatest need this winter is starting pitching. Last year was a disaster, with the Diamondbacks ' ERA of 4.44 better only than the Rockies in the NL.

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  14. Marlins sign Reid BrignacRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | Fish Stripes

    The Marlins signed the utility infielder to a minor league contract with a spring training invite. Plus links on Jarrod Saltalamacchia and Miami's first base search.

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  15. Giants reportedly interested in finishing second for Yoan LopezRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | McCovey Chronicles

    The Giants, excited at their string of second-place finishes for Jose Abreu, Rusney Castillo, and Yasmany Tomas, are reportedly in the hunt to finish in second place for Cuban right-hander Yoan Lopez, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com . Lopez is a 21-year-old, hard-throwing starter, and he held a showcase for scouts at the Giants academy in the Dominican Republic on November 8. Because of his age, he's subject to the international spending limits, which is both good and bad.

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  16. MLB hot stove: Yankees interested in hard-throwing Cuban Yoan Lopez?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | NJ.com

    New York Yankees Senior Director, Pro Personnel Billy Eppler , New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman and New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi during batting practice. Game 4 of the American League Division Series between the New York Yankees and the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park in 2011.

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  17. Rumors: Diamondbacks Interested In RHP Yoan LopezRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 27 | Venom Strikes

    Yesterday the Arizona Diamondbacks shocked the baseball world when they signed Cuban slugger Yasmany Tomas to a team friendly 6 year $68 million deal. It appears that the Dbacks are not done on the international market.

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  18. Braves re-evaluate plans as Tomas signs elsewhereRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | Major League Baseball

    The Braves were intrigued enough by Yasmany Tomas' power potential to send manager Fredi Gonzalez and hitting coach Kevin Seitzer to Tuesday's workout in the Dominican Republic. But their interest in the Cuban prospect evaporated on Wednesday evening, when Tomas opted to sign with the D-backs.

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  19. Decision day looming for Cuban star TomasRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 26 | San Diego Padres

    Tomas is currently mulling offers from at least the Braves, D-backs, Padres and Giants, according to industry sources. He's also considering attending the Winter Meetings next month in San Diego.

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  20. Analyzing Yasmany Tomas' Potential Impact on Each Top MLB SuitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 | BleacherReport

    However, the last week has seen the Braves and Padres rise to the top and become front runners to sign Tomas, and both clubs are now sending their top officials to meet with the 24-year-old in the Dominican Republic this weekend. Unfortunately, it might be a few more weeks until either team can claim an offseason victory, as Tomas is "mulling a number of contract offers" and also considering attending next week's Winter Meetings in San Diego, per Austin However, the Giants' ability to sign the 24-year-old Tomas is tied to the status free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, who's currently listening to contract offers for upwards of $100 million from multiple teams, including the Giants.

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