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Boras controls headlines at winter meetings

SAN DIEGO – A mostly dreary winter meetings lacking spectacular swaps will be remembered as the Scott Boras...

December 13, 2019 1:00 am

MLB Opiods Baseball FILE - In this June 29, 2019, file photo, Los Angeles Angels starting pitcher Tyler Skaggs throws to the Oakland Athletics during a baseball game in Anaheim, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez, File) (Marcio Jose Sanchez
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MLB, union agree to testing for opioids after Skaggs' death

Major League Baseball will start testing for opioids and cocaine, but only players who do not cooperate with their treatment plans will be...

December 12, 2019 5:00 pm

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Manfred says cutting 42 teams not decided

SAN DIEGO – Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred countered outcry over Major League Baseball's proposal to chop 42 farm teams by...

December 12, 2019 1:00 am

 Gregory Bull | Associated PressWashington Nationals general manager Mike Rizzo, left, listens to a question alongside agent Scott Boras, right, during the Major League Baseball winter meetings Monday, in San Diego. Nationals pitcher and World Series MVP Stephen Strasburg agreed to a record $245 million, seven-year contract on Monday.

MLB's winter meetings turned into the Scott Boras show

SAN DIEGO – A mostly dreary winter meetings lacking spectacular swaps will be remembered as the Scott Boras...

December 12, 2019 6:28 pm

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Anthony Rendon drove in a career-best 126 runs last year helping lead the Nationals to a World Series crown.

Angels join prizewinners by adding Rendon

SAN DIEGO – Third baseman Anthony Rendon and the Los Angeles Angels agreed to a $245 million, seven-year contract Wednesday, a...

December 12, 2019 1:00 am