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Cubs, Fowler agree to $9.5 million, 1-year deal

CHICAGO (AP) — The Cubs and recently acquired outfielder Dexter Fowler have agreed to a $9.5 million, one-year contract, avoiding arbitration.

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Returning White Sox excited about offseason moves

Chicago White Sox's José Abreu speaks to journalists during the baseball team's SoxFest annual fan convention, Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, in Chicago. (AP Photo/Andrew A. Nelles)

CHICAGO (AP) — When the Chicago White Sox started making moves over the winter, Adam Eaton says he ramped up his training even more.

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Braves agree to deal with outfielder Jonny Gomes

ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves and outfielder Jonny Gomes agreed Thursday to a $4 million, one-year contract with a vesting option, a deal subject to a successful physical before it can be finalized.

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Nathan hoping for better start in 2nd season with Tigers

In this Sept. 25, 2014, file phot, Detroit Tigers relief pitcher Joe Nathan throws against the Minnesota Twins in the the ninth inning of a baseball game in Detroit. It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan's first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.  The 40-year-old Nathan remains at the forefront of Detroit's bullpen after posting a 4.81 ERA last year. (AP Photo/Paul Sancya, File)

DETROIT (AP) — It would be an understatement to say Joe Nathan’s first season with the Detroit Tigers was a rocky one.

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AP source: Marlins, Suzuki closing in on deal

In this Sept. 20, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Ichiro Suzuki follows through on a single during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium in New York. A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that Suzuki has agreed to a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, pending a physical. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, because the contract with the 41-year-old outfielder has not been finalized. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun, File)

MIAMI (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has decided to play for the Miami Marlins.

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