Posts Tagged Professional baseball

Yankees send Prado, Phelps to Marlins for Eovaldi, Jones

In this Sept. 16, 2014, file photo, Miami Marlins' Nathan Eovaldi delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Mets  in New York. The Yankees have acquired  Eovaldi, outfielder Garrett Jones and minor league pitcher Domingo German from the Marlins for versatile Martin Prado and pitcher David Phelps, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Looking for rotation help at a relatively low price, the New York Yankees acquired right-hander Nathan Eovaldi, outfielder Garrett Jones and minor league pitcher Domingo German from the Miami Marlins on Friday for versatile Martin Prado and righty David Phelps.

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3 Floridians glad to be joining Marlins

In this July 5, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants' Michael Morse hits a solo home run in the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres in San Diego.  Mike Morse has agreed to a two-year contract with the Miami Marlins pending a physical, a person familiar with the negotiations said Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014. The person confirmed the deal to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because it had not been finalized. (AP Photo/Don Boomer, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Mat Latos sat in the left-field plaza at Marlins Park as he reminisced about attending the first game in franchise history when he was 5 years old.

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RHP Porcello recalls getting tossed at Fenway Park

Newly acquired Boston Red Sox baseball pitcher Rick Porcello speaks at an introductory news conference at Fenway Park in Boston, Friday, Dec. 19, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello didn’t hesitate when asked to recall memories of pitching in Fenway Park.

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Yankees get reliever Gonzalez Germen from Mets

In this Sept. 23, 2013, file photo, New York Mets relief pitcher Gonzalez Germen throws against the Cincinnati Reds in a baseball game in Cincinnati. The Yankees have acquired right-hander Gonzalez Germen from the Mets for cash in the first trade in a decade between the New York rivals. The Yankees designated right-hander Preston Claiborne for assignment Friday, Dec. 19, 2014,  to clear a roster spot. (AP Photo/Al Behrman, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have acquired right-hander Gonzalez Germen from the Mets for cash in the first trade in a decade between the New York rivals.

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AP source: Padres to obtain Middlebrooks from Red Sox

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The Padres have agreed to obtain third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox for catcher Ryan Hanigan, two people with knowledge of the deal said Friday.

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