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4 minor leaguers suspended for drug violations

NEW YORK (AP) — Four minor league baseball players have been suspended for violating the drug policy.

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AP Source: RHP Casey Janssen, Nationals agree to contract

In this June 15, 2014, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays relief pitcher Casey Janssen throws to the Baltimore Orioles in the ninth inning of a baseball game in Baltimore. A person familiar with the negotiations says Janssen and the Washington Nationals have agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2016.  The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity on Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015, because the deal had not been announced (AP Photo/Patrick Semansky, File)

WASHINGTON (AP) — Free-agent reliever Casey Janssen and the Washington Nationals agreed to a one-year contract with an option for 2016, a person familiar with the negotiations said Wednesday.

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White Sox agree to $2M deal with Beckham, cut Viciedo

CHICAGO (AP) — The White Sox were looking to add versatility to their lineup, so they decided to bring back infielder Gordon Beckham after trading him last season.

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Bullpen perhaps in flux, but Brewers turn to Nelson to start

In this Sept. 26, 2014, file photo, Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Jimmy Nelson throws during the first inning of a baseball game against the Chicago Cubs in Milwaukee. The Brewers are down a workhorse starter and, for now, and a reliever who regularly closed games last season. Milwaukee seems like it will stay in-house and go with young right-hander Jimmy Nelson as the a rotation replacement, but could still look around for a closer. For now, Jonathan Broxton would be the favorite to close games. (AP Photo/Morry Gash, File)

MILWAUKEE (AP) — With a month until spring training, the Brewers are minus a workhorse starting pitcher and their All-Star closer.

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Marlins announce 1-year deal with OF Ichiro Suzuki

In this July 13, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki watches from the dugout during a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles in Baltimore. Suzuki has passed his physical and finalized a $2 million, one-year deal with the Miami Marlins. The Marlins made the announcement Tuesday night, Jan. 27, 2015. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has passed his physical and finalized a $2 million, one-year contract with the Miami Marlins.

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