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  1. How Jays finish games will determine how Jays finish 2016: GriffinRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | The Toronto Star

    It's a given that, with their returning bats in 2016, the Blue Jays will remaim one of the top-scoring lineups in baseball, putting opponents away early and often. And the obvious gaps in the rotation have been addressed, with J.A. Happ and Jesse Chavez joining a healthy Marcus Stroman to compensate for the loss of Mark Buehrle and David Price.

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  2. Yankees should mold Betances into fledgling Mariano RiveraRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | New York Post

    To honor the 20th anniversary of Joe Torre's first champion, the Yankees should turn Dellin Betances into Mariano Rivera, circa 1996. To accomplish this, the Yankees should make Aroldis Chapman the closer, Andrew Miller his primary setup man and Betances a weapon.

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  3. Several Blue Jays poised to reboundRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | Toronto Blue Jays

    ... approximately six weeks to get ready for the start of the season as the club attempts to defend its American League East title. It won't be easy, but the task will become a bit more manageable if several players on the roster bounce back from ...

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  4. Tim Lincecum Should Stay Far Away from AL East, Camden Yards in ComebackRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | BleacherReport

    Tim Lincecum has spent the duration of his big league career in an orange and black uniform. So there would be a certain poetry if he ditched the San Francisco Giants and flew to the Baltimore Orioles as he attempts to come back from an extended decline and recent surgery.

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  5. Tampa Bay Rays, Tropicana Field, Evan Longoria: The HeaterRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2015 | St. Petersburg Times

    UPDATE, 5:49: Baseball ops president Matt Silverman said they looked at some possibilities of adding bats but there were "no glaring holes" in their lineup that they could fill at the deadline. ... He also acknowledged the "dynamics were odd" in trading Jepsen to a team they were chasing in the wild-card race but said that was the case in several of their conversations.

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  6. Are the Baltimore Orioles a playoff contender?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Isportsweb.com

    With spring training only weeks away, the Baltimore Orioles are gearing up for another year in the successful Buck Showalter era. The O's finished last season with an even 81-81 record, landing themselves in the middle of the American League East standings.

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  7. Most improved teams this offseason.Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Pinstripe Alley

    ... this team desperately needs? We're going to find out. This team needed an ace. David Price was a proven American League East stud pitcher. They now have their ace, in Price. Craig Kimbrel made this a very dangerous bullpen. They improved the two ...

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  8. Happy Birthday Robbie AlomarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 5 | Bluebird Banter

    Before the 1991 season, Pat Gillick made the biggest trade in Blue Jays history . The Jays had been a good team the few seasons before that coming in 1st, 2nd or 3rd the four previous years but not quite being able to get into the World Series .

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  9. The most impactful addition in each divisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Toronto Blue Jays

    A year ago, Kendrys Morales , Brett Anderson and Luke Gregerson all switched teams and were pivotal pieces on postseason-bound clubs. This offseason should be no different.

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  10. Early projections have Orioles allowing third-most runs in majors for 2016 seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... new home likely changes his projections somewhat given the challenging environments and lineups of the American League East . But whether it's Despaigne, Tyler Wilson, Mike Wright, Vance Worley or any of the other names bandied about, the cries for ...

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  11. Nick Cafardo: Here are the Red Sox storylines entering spring trainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Boston.com

    You'll hear players speak about their awesome offseason workout program. You'll hear how they're in the best shape of their lives.

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  12. Jim Davis/Globe Staff/File 2015 Nick Cafardo | Sunday Baseball...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Boston.com

    You'll hear players speak about their awesome offseason workout program. You'll hear how they're in the best shape of their lives.

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  13. Marlins coveted Wei-Yin Chen, doubted they could afford himRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 19 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... Chen had plenty of success in Baltimore's bandbox Camden Yards while pitching in the offensive-minded American League East. He posted career-best marks for ERA (3.34) and WHIP (1.22) in 31 starts last season. He ranked seventh among AL starting ...

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  14. Re-signing Chris Davis a positive step, but Orioles still have work to doRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 16 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... than that if they are going to rise up from last year's .500 record and regain the high ground in the American League East. An Orioles offseason focused on retaining first baseman Chris Davis had its twists and turns. But just as the club was ready ...

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  15. My Introduction to the Red SoxRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Over The Monster

    ... deficit to win the game 11-10. Entering the game, the Boston Red Sox were trailing the Yankees in the American League East by nine-and-a-half games in the American League East and were in danger of missing the playoffs. From July 24 until the rest ...

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  16. Predicting Impact MLB Deals That Will Go Down During 2016 Spring TrainingRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | BleacherReport

    With spring training drawing near, we're all mainly excited for the baseball. It's our dear friend, and it's been too long since we last hung out.

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  17. O's tiff with Scott Boras, Wei-Yin Chen latest episode in summer of contract questionsRead the original story

    Jun 17, 2015 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... have rebounded from a series of early-season injuries to reassert themselves in the evenly matched American League East. But Duquette and Showalter have proven over the past three seasons that they are not bound by the limits of baseball orthodoxy - ...

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  18. Red Sox Vs. Blue Jays in 2016: How Their Rotations Stack UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | BoSox Injection

    ... the teams compare as of today in terms of starting pitching? The champions to the north dominated the American League East, winning the division by six games ahead of the second place New York Yankees. The Red Sox were in the basement by 15 games. ...

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  19. Yankees' most valuable players over the last 15 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | NJ.com

    ... Bronx goodwill. RUNNERS UP: Hiroki Kuroda 3.7 WAR, Brett Gardner 3.4 WAR. The Yankees haven't won the American League East since 2012. Cano was a huge reason why they did. That season, Cano hit a career-high 33 home runs, drove in 94 runs and posted ...

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  20. Boston Red Sox acquire Carson Smith, Roenis Elias from MarinersRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2015 | Berkshire Eagle

    The Boston Red Sox have bolstered a suddenly imposing bullpen, acquiring right-hander Carson Smith and lefty Roenis Elias on Monday from the Seattle Mariners for left-hander Wade Miley and reliever Jonathan Aro in the first trade announced at the winter meetings. The 26-year-old Smith had an impressive first full season in the big leagues, going 2-5 with 13 saves and a 2.31 ERA in 70 appearances for Seattle.

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