Posts From Jennifer Halligan

Braves Extend Alex Anthopoulos, Brian Snitker, Coaches

The Atlanta Braves made a flurry of executive moves on Monday by agreeing to extensions with Alex Anthopoulos, Brian Snitker, and eight coaches, while also promoting Anthopoulos to president of baseball operations.

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New Information Suggests MLB Could Have Acted Sooner in Astros Scandal

Is it possible that Major League Baseball could’ve acted sooner on the Astros cheating? New evidence shows that “10-12” teams made the league aware of their concerns.

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Slugger Kendrys Morales Announces Retirement

In an interview with ESPN’s Marly Rivera on Friday, first baseman and designated hitter Kendrys Morales announced his retirement.

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Even With Paxton Out, Yankees Have Rotation Options

James Paxton had an up-and-down inaugural campaign in New York, but he was able to become a vital piece of the team despite the hardships.

The Yankees now may be without him for up to four months this season, announcing Wednesday that he has undergone spinal surgery to alleviate a herniated lumbar disc.

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Mariners Extend Marco Gonzales for 4 Years

The Seattle Mariners announced Monday the signing of left-handed pitcher Marco Gonzales to a four-year contract extension with a club option for 2025.

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Was the Jeter-less Ballot a Good Thing for Baseball?

Jennifer Halligan examines whether or not the Jeter-less ballot was a good thing for baseball.

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Jason Garrett Stays in NFC East, Joins New York Giants as Offensive Coordinator

Jason Garrett has a new job. He’s staying in the NFC East and taking over as the offensive coordinator of the New York Giants, writes Jen Halligan.

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Oakland Gives Semien a Huge Raise; Why no Extension?

The Oakland Athletics ended the 2019 season with 12 arbitration-eligible players including 2019 MVP finalist, shortstop Marcus Semien.

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