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Marlins acquire Prado, Phelps from Yankees for Eovaldi, Jones

Marlins acquire Prado, Phelps from Yankees for Eovaldi, Jones

The Marlins on Friday acquired infielder Martin Prado, right-handed pitcher David Phelps and cash considerations from the New York Yankees in exchange for right-handed pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, first baseman Garrett Jones and minor league right-handed pitcher Domingo German. The Yankees...

Sony Pictures: 'We Had No Choice,' But Still Considering Digital Release

Sony Pictures Entertainment chairman Michael Lynton hit back after President Obama faulted the Hollywood studio for canceling the Christmas release of "The Interview," as the studio indicated that it is still looking for alternative ways to release the movie.

Agent representing Trea Turner unhappy he’s in limbo after Nationals’ three-team trade

The potentially awkward situation between the Padres and the Nationals’ so-called player to be named later, widely reported to be shortstop prospect Trea Turner, isn’t sitting well with the player’s agent. Jeff Berry and CAA, the agency that represents the 2014 first-round pick, are unhappy that Turner can’t join the Nationals until June because of […]

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Man, 33, critically injured in Pembroke Pines crash

A 33-year-old man was critically injured early Saturday in an apparent single-vehicle crash in Pembroke Pines, police said.

North Korea threatens 'grave consequences' if U.S. does not join hack probe

North Korea said on Saturday U.S. accusations that it was involved in a cyberattack on Sony Pictureswere "groundless slander," and that it wanted a joint investigation into the incident with the United States.

Two New York police officers are shot dead in Brooklyn

Two New York police officers on patrol in Brooklyn were shot and killed Saturday afternoon, a New York city councilman said.

What the 2015 Marlins look like on paper compared to the last two seasons

Although the Marlins might not be done adding pieces (bullpen seems the likely spot), the everyday lineup now appears to be set heading into 2015. And its vastly different than the one the Marlins put out in 2014 and 2013....

Casey McGehee hoped for a longer tenure with Miami Marlins

For a moment, Casey McGehee was happy about the Marlins’ trade with the New York Yankees. McGehee was working out Friday when his wife, Sarah, received a text from right-hander David Phelps’ spouse. The two became friends when McGehee and Phelps were Yankees teammates in 2012.

Trading McGehee tough call for Hill, but Marlins have wanted Prado for years

Roughly 24 hours after welcoming a new first baseman, new second baseman and new starting pitcher to the organization in an introductory press conference at Marlins Park, Mike Hill got around to talking about his latest big move on Saturday...
Yankees trade with Mets for Gonzalez Germen just 16th ever

Yankees trade with Mets for Gonzalez Germen just 16th ever

OK, so Friday’s trade between the Yankees and Mets was no big-name blockbuster.
MASN Sports 7 hours ago

Williams not concerned about second base vacancy right now - Byron Kerr

Williams not worried with vacancy at second base, expects veterans to step up
Washington Post 8 hours ago

The Washington Nationals are in good shape for the future

All eight position players who started for the Washington Nationals last season also started for them in 2013. Six of them, not including Danny Espinosa, also started for the Nationals in 2012. Three of the Nats’ five current starting pitchers have been the same since 2012 and two-thirds of the back end of Washington’s bullpen has been with the team since 2012, as well. Barring an unforeseen trade, all of these players except Adam LaRoche will return in 2015.Read full article >>
Express-Times 9 hours ago
Ryan Howard trade rumors: Ruben Amaro Jr. says it would be best if Phillies move on from first baseman

Ryan Howard trade rumors: Ruben Amaro Jr. says it would be best if Phillies move on from first baseman

If Amaro isserious about a trade, the Phillies would be wise to find a suitor sooner, rather than later, regardless of the potential return. Howard is closing in on full 10 and 5 rights that would kick in this May which would give him veto power on any deal.
Mets Blog | ESPN New York 11 hours ago

Mets pass on Jung-Ho Kang bid

NEW YORK -- The posting period for South Korean shortstop Jung-Ho Kang has expired, and the Mets decided not to bid for the right to negotiate with the shortstop. The winning bid for the right to negotiate with Kang's representative reportedly was $5,002,015, although the victorious team has not yet been revealed. Daniel Kim, the former interpreter for Jae Weong Seo with the Mets, who has become a prominent baseball analyst in South Korea, offered this description of Kang (via former Mets beat writer Kevin Czerwinski): "Line-drive hitter that will crush mistakes but chase the high fastball.
Newark Star-Ledger 11 hours ago

Where did Mets' payroll rank in 2014?

Only the Marlins, at $52.5 million, had a lower payroll in the National League East.

NL East Player News

  • 4 Casey McGehee

    Casey McGehee

    Casey McGehee hoped for a longer tenure with Miami Marlins

  • 2 Martin Prado

    Martin Prado

    What Yankees' lineup looks like after trade with Miami Marlins

  • 2 Chase Utley

    Chase Utley

    With Rollins departed, seems Utley is staying

  • 1 Ryan Howard

    Ryan Howard

    Ryan Howard trade rumors: Ruben Amaro Jr. says it would be best if Phillies move on from first baseman

  • 1 David Phelps

    David Phelps

    Mike Hill on Marlins off-season moves: "We've checked off a lot of boxes."

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