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Twins’ Odorizzi: Betting on self as ’20 free agent

Pitcher Jake Odorizzi said accepting the Twins' $17.8 million qualifying offer came down to "betting on myself and returning to a place I know very well and enjoyed."

MLB pitchers will have minimum 15-day injured list stints in 2020, per report

The change is in the hopes of preventing roster manipulation

The Brewers seem a little bitter that Christian Yelich didn’t repeat as NL MVP

Milwaukee isn't pleased that Cody Bellinger stole their glory

MLB rumors: Cubs, D-Backs eyeing Japanese free agent outfielder; Blue Jays in search of...

Let's take a look at the latest news and rumors in the world of baseball

Sources: Pirates hire Cherington as new GM

The Pirates have hired Ben Cherington as the team's new general manager, according to multiple reports and confirmed by ESPN.

AL Central offseason preview: Lindor’s future, Twins’ rotation in focus

The Indians have a big decision to make about their biggest star, Minnesota needs a lot of arms and the White Sox could be on the cusp of good things.

Bellinger 1st Dodger to win NL MVP since 2014

Cody Bellinger was named the NL's Most Valuable Player on Thursday, beating out 2018 winner Christian Yelich, who finished second in voting, and third-place Anthony Rendon.

Trout edges Bregman to win 3rd AL MVP Award

Angels center fielder Mike Trout became just the 11th player with at least three MVP awards when he was named the American League's MVP on Thursday. Trout edged Astros third baseman Alex Bregman for the award.

MLB hot stove: Twins’ Jake Odorizzi, White Sox’s Jose Abreu accept qualifying offer

Abreu and Odorizzi will return to their old teams on one-year pacts

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