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Phillies Saunders Baseball
FILE - In this June 17, 2016, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Michael Saunders watches his second three-run home run leave the ball park in the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Baltimore Orioles, in Baltimore. Outfielder Michael Saunders and the Philadelphia Phillies have agreed on a one-year, $9 million contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. Saunders, a 2016 American League All-Star with the Blue Jays, hit a career-best 24 homers and batted .253 with 57 RBIs last season. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity on Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, because the Phillies didn’t announce the agreement. (AP Photo/Gail Burton, File)
Cardinals Need for Speed Baseball
FILE - In this Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals' Kolten Wong (16) heads for third on his leadoff triple during the ninth inning of a baseball game against the San Francisco Giants in San Francisco. A year after finishing last in the National League with 35 stolen bases, St. Louis is putting an emphasis on becoming more athletic and aggressive on the basepaths this season. (AP Photo/D. Ross Cameron, File)
Royals Duffy Baseball
FILE - In this Sept. 29, 2016, file photo, Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Danny Duffy delivers to a Minnesota Twins batter during the first inning of a baseball game at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Mo. The Royals and Danny Duffy have agreed to a $65 million, five-year contract that will keep the popular left-hander in Kansas City. (AP Photo/Orlin Wagner, File)
Blue Jays Bautista Baseball
FILE - In this Thursday, Oct. 6, 2016, file photo, Toronto Blue Jays' Jose Bautista connects for a three-run home run off Texas Rangers' Jake Diekman during the ninth inning in Game 1 of baseball's American League Division Series, in Arlington, Texas. A person with knowledge of the negotiations tells The Associated Press that outfielder Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays are “working really hard” to bring him back to the club. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Monday, Jan. 16, 2017, because negotiations are ongoing. The sides are discussing one-, two- and three-year agreements. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip, File)
Cubs Convention Baseball
Chicago Cubs fan Taryn Nickow, of Buffalo Grove, Ill., has her picture taken with the World Series trophy, at the Cubs Convention in Chicago on Friday, Jan. 13, 2017. (Mark Welsh/Daily Herald via AP)