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Rays, Padres, Nats complete 11-player trade involving Myers

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Rays, Padres and Nationals finalized an 11-player trade Friday that sent 2013 AL Rookie of the Year Wil Myers from Tampa Bay to San Diego and outfielder Steven Souza Jr. from Washington to the Rays.

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Preller revamps Padres with series of blockbusters

SAN DIEGO (AP) — In a dizzying series of blockbuster trades in just more than a week, new San Diego Padres general manager A.J. Preller has revamped the worst offense in the major leagues by adding Matt Kemp, Wil Myers, Justin Upton and Derek Norris.

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Wright and Orioles finalize $1.7 million, 1-year contract

BALTIMORE (AP) — Reliever Wesley Wright and the Baltimore Orioles have finalized a $1.7 million, one-year contract.

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Selig to become baseball commissioner emeritus next month

NEW YORK (AP) — Bud Selig will be given the title of baseball commissioner emeritus when he retires next month.

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Phillies finalize deal sending Jimmy Rollins to Dodgers

In this june 14, 2014, file photo, Philadelphia Phillies' Jimmy Rollins bats during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Philadelphia. The Phillies have finalized their trade of Jimmy Rollins, sending the All-Star shortstop and cash to the Los Angeles Dodgers for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle. The deal was agreed to last week at the winter meetings and announced Friday, Dec. 19, 2014,  a day after the Dodgers completed a trade that sent slugging outfielder Matt Kemp to San Diego. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies have finalized their trade of Jimmy Rollins, sending the All-Star shortstop and $1 million to the Los Angeles Dodgers for right-hander Zach Eflin and left-hander Tom Windle.

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