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Rangers Darvish Baseball
Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish, left, smiles while speaking to reporters Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, at the team's winter banquet in Dallas. Darvish is going into the final season of the six-year contract he signed with the Rangers after seven seasons in Japan. The 30-year-old Darvish, who missed all of 2015 after Tommy John surgery and didn't make his debut last season until the end of May, says he wants to prove to the Rangers how good of a pitcher he is. (AP Photo/Stephen Hawkins)
Athletiocs Casilla Baseball
FILE - In this May 19, 2016, file photo, San Francisco Giants closer Santiago Casilla pitches against the San Diego Padres in the ninth inning of the Giants' 3-1 victory in a baseball game in San Diego. Relief pitcher Santiago Casilla is crossing the bay again, re-joining the Oakland Athletics with a two-year contract Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, after seven seasons with San Francisco. Casilla has spent his entire big league career between the two Bay Area teams; his initial six seasons were with Oakland. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)
Orioles Trumbo Baseball
FILE - In this Aug. 3, 2016, file photo, Baltimore Orioles' Mark Trumbo bats during the team's baseball game against the Texas Rangers in Baltimore. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Orioles have agreed to a $37.5 million, three-year contract to keep Trumbo. The person spoke to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday night, Jan. 19, because the agreement is contingent on Trumbo passing a physical. (AP Photo/Nick Wass, File)
Phillies Saunders Baseball
FILE - In this Thursday, July 7, 2016 file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Michael Saunders celebrates after scoring on a two-run single by Troy Tulowitzki against the Detroit Tigers during the eighth inning of a baseball game in Toronto. The Philadelphia Phillies and outfielder Michael Saunders have finalized a $9 million, one-year contract, Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP, File)
Tigers Quiet Offseason Baseball
FILE - In this Sept. 17, 2016, file photo, Detroit Tigers starting pitcher Justin Verlander delivers against the Cleveland Indians during the first inning of a baseball game, in Cleveland. A couple months ago, it looked like the Tigers could be major sellers after missing the postseason the past two years. General manager Al Avila said Detroit would have an open mind about anyone on the roster and with expensive players like Verlander, Miguel Cabrera, Ian Kinsler and J.D. Martinez still capable of helping any team, the Tigers were an obvious candidate to trade stars for prospects and reduce their payroll. (AP Photo/Ron Schwane, File)
Marlins Reds Trade Baseball
FILE - In this July 8, 2016, file photo, Cincinnati Reds' Dan Straily adjusts his cap after a double by Miami Marlins' Christian Yelich in the first inning of a baseball game in Miami. A person familiar with the negotiations says the Marlins have acquired right-hander Dan Straily from the Cincinnati Reds for three minor leaguers. The person confirmed the trade to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Thursday, Jan. 19, 2017, because it had not yet been announced. (AP Photo/Alan Diaz, File)