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California League teams on the move?

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By Lance Pugmire August 16, 2001 LOS ANGELES–Amid a flood of false rumors, conspiracy theories that would make Oliver Stone proud and a surge of California League contraction stories that […]

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Griffin Signs With Royals

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By Alan Eskew August 8, 2001 KANSAS CITY, Mo.–Colt Griffin slipped into a Kansas City Royals’ No 45 uniform top Wednesday at Kauffman Stadium after agreeing to a $2.4 million […]

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Morales Signs With Sonoma County

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By Kevin BaxterThe Miami Herald August 7, 2001 Cuban defector Andy Morales, released last month by the New York Yankees as part of a contractual dispute, has signed with the […]

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Acevedo changes addresses again

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By Jim Callis August 6, 2001 Juan Acevedo should be getting accustomed to getting traded. On Monday, the Rockies shipped him to the Marlins for minor league infielder Josue Espada, […]

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Astros win Astacio sweepstakes

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By Jim Callis July 31, 2001 Trade rumors swirled around Pedro Astacio for weeks before his future destination was settled on Tuesday. The Rockies dealt Astacio and cash to offset […]

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Indians think Bradley has game

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By Jim Callis July 31, 2001 The Indians are accustomed to making deadline deals to bolster their chances, but John Hart went in a different direction in his final season […]

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Dodgers add another reliever

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By Jim Callis July 31, 2001 Shortly after landing Terry Mulholland from the Pirates, the Dodgers beat the 4 p.m. Eastern trading deadline Tuesday and picked up more bullpen fodder […]

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Hot Giants get even stronger

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By Jim Callis July 30, 2001 Riding high after a four-game sweep of the Diamondbacks, the Giants showed they were serious about contending again on Monday, an off day. San […]

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Hitchcock returns to Yankees

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By Jim Callis July 30, 2001 The Yankees hadn’t added a significant player as the trade deadline approached. They had acquired Jay Witasick (from the Padres for minor league shortstop […]

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Twins make curious move for Jones

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By Jim Callis July 28, 2001 Twins GM Terry Ryan has baseball’s most surprising contender on his hands. On the job since September 1994, he finally made his first pennant-drive […]

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