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Rays promote Foley to bench coach

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tom Foley has been promoted to bench coach for the Tampa Bay Rays, who have also added Rocco Baldelli and Charlie Montoyo to the staff of first-year manager Kevin Cash.

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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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