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What does Xander Bogaerts signing mean for Fernando Tatis Jr.?
Jeff Passan breaks down why the Padres could be willing to move Fernando Tatis Jr. to the outfield with Xander Bogaerts headed to San Diego.
Xander Bogaerts and Padres agree to 11-year, $280M deal, source says
Shortstop Xander Bogaerts is headed to San Diego on an 11-year, $280 million contract, a source told ESPN, adding another big name to a team already laden with star-level talent.
Braves acquire ex-All-Star reliever Joe Jimenez from Tigers
The Braves traded for former All-Star reliever Joe Jiménez, sending two minor leaguers to Detroit to help restock a bullpen now minus Kenley Jansen.
Phillies take Noah Song in Rule 5 draft; Thad Ward No. 1 to Nationals
The Phillies used the 11th pick of the Rule 5 draft on Noah Song, a once-promising starting pitcher who has spent the past three years in active military service.
Sources: Red Sox, Masataka Yoshida agree to 5-year deal
Outfielder Masataka Yoshida and the Red Sox have reached a five-year deal that's worth a total of $105.4 million, including posting fee, sources told ESPN.