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NEW YORK — Former All-Star right-hander Michael Wacha and the New York Mets completed a one-year, $3 million contract Friday that includes $8 million in performance bonuses. Wacha can earn $7 million under a points system and $1 million for relief appearances. New York’s starting rotation includes Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Marcus Stroman and Steven …

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NEW YORK (AP) — Former All-Star right-hander Michael Wacha and the New York Mets completed a $3 million, one-year contract Friday that includes $8 million in performance bonuses. Wacha can earn $7 million under a points system and $1 million for relief appearances. New York’s starting rotation includes Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard, Marcus Stroman and …

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Pitcher Jesse Hahn is back with Kansas City less than two weeks after he was not tendered a major league contract by the Royals. The team announced Friday that Hahn has signed a one-year major league contract. Eleven days earlier, the Royals had announced that Hahn, along with infielders Humberto Arteaga, Cheslor Cuthbert and Erick Mejia, was not being tendered a big-league …

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After losing out on free agent third baseman Anthony Rendon, the Texas Rangers have spoken to agent Scott Boras about Cubs free agent outfielder Nicholas Castellanos, according to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News. Castellanos played third with the Detroit Tigers from 2014-17, but considering he posted a -64 Defensive Runs Saved in four …

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BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox have agreed to one-year contracts with free agent left-hander Martin Pérez and shortstop José Peraza, people familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. The people spoke on the condition of anonymity Friday because the deals had not yet been announced. Pérez is guaranteed $6.5 million, and Peraza …

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Bruce Bochy isn’t quite done managing after all. Bochy might have just retired after a decorated 25-year career in the dugout with San Diego and San Francisco. But he is already embracing a new challenge: Trying to guide his native France to the next World Baseball Classic in 2021. The French …

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — A mostly dreary winter meetings lacking spectacular swaps will be remembered as the Scott Boras show. Baseball’s most prominent agent dominated each of the three full days of meetings with a nine-figure contract, deals for Stephen Strasburg, Gerrit Cole and Anthony Rendon that totaled $814 million. Just two trades were announced: …

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SAN DIEGO (AP) — Oakland acquired minor league outfielder Buddy Reed from San Diego on Thursday to complete the Dec. 2 trade that sent second baseman Jurickson Profar to the Padres for catcher Austin Allen. Reed will be a non-roster invitee with the A’s this spring. Reed batted .228 with a career-high 14 home runs …

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