Braves add veteran pitcher Bud Norris to young rotation
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ATLANTA (AP) -- The Braves have added a veteran pitcher to their young rotation, agreeing to a one-year contract with right-hander Bud Norris....

Catcher Alex Avila and White Sox reach $2.5 million deal
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CHICAGO (AP) -- Free agent catcher Alex Avila and the Chicago White Sox have agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract....

A's acquire Jed Lowrie from Astros for minor league reliever
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OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- Infielder Jed Lowrie is returning to Oakland after a one-year stay in Houston....

Catcher Geovany Soto and Angels agree to $2.8 million deal
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Free-agent catcher Geovany Soto and the Los Angeles Angels have agreed to a $2.8 million, one-year contract....

Rockies' Reyes pleads not guilty to abusing wife in Hawaii
WAILUKU, Hawaii (AP) -- Colorado Rockies shortstop Jose Reyes is pleading not guilty to allegations of abusing his wife at a Hawaii resort....

Chris Iannetta, Mariners agree to $4.25 million 1-year deal
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SEATTLE (AP) -- Chris Iannetta has a new team and a chance to prove last season was a disappointing outlier in his career....

Dodgers hire Dave Roberts as team's 1st minority manager
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LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Dave Roberts overcame long odds during his playing days in the major leagues and survived a bout with cancer in recent years. He had no managerial experience when he went after the vacant Los Angeles Dodgers' job....

McClendon hired to manage Triple-A Toledo
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TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) -- Lloyd McClendon is returning to the Detroit organization as manager of the Tigers' Triple-A team....

Almonte lifts Aguilas Cibaenas past Cardenales de Lara
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MIAMI (AP) -- Zoilo Almonte broke a tie with a two-run single in the top of the ninth inning to lead Aguilas Cibaenas to a 4-3 victory over Cardenales de Lara on Sunday night in the championship game of the inaugural Serie de las Americas professional baseball tournament at Marlins Park....

Tigres del Licey beats Navegantes de Magallanes 4-2
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MIAMI (AP) -- Rymer Liriano hit a tiebreaking RBI double in the ninth inning, and Tigres del Licey of the Dominican Republic Winter League beat Navegantes de Magallanes of the Venezuelan Winter League 4-2 in an exhibition on the second day of the inaugural Serie de las Americas on Sunday at Marlins Park....