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Chicago Cubs say baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks has died

CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago Cubs say baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks has died .

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Moreland, Rangers agree at $2.95 million, avoid arbitration

DALLAS (AP) — First baseman-designated hitter Mitch Moreland has agreed to a $2.95 million, one-year contract with the Texas Rangers, who avoided going to salary arbitration for the 15th year in a row.

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AP source: Giants, Ryan Vogelsong agree on $4 million deal

In this Oct. 15, 2014, file photo, San Francisco Giants starting pitcher Ryan Vogelsong throws against the St. Louis Cardinals during the first inning of Game 4 of the National League baseball championship series in San Francisco. A person with knowledge of the contract says free agent right-hander Ryan Vogelsong has reached agreement on a $4 million, one-year deal to stay with the Giants. Vogelsong's contract with the defending World Series champions is pending a physical, the person said Friday, Jan. 23, 2015, speaking on condition of anonymity because the team hadn't announced the deal. (AP Photo/Jeff Roberson)

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Ryan Vogelsong visited the Houston Astros this week and had an uncomfortable feeling about how he might fit in, and he had discussions with other teams during the course of this offseason.

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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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