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Catcher Jonathan Lucroy says he was changing signs every pitch vs. Astros

Catcher Jonathan Lucroy says he was changing signs every pitch vs. Astros

FORT MYERS, Fla. — As a catcher who spent parts of four seasons playing in the American League West between 2016 and 2019, Jonathan Lucroy found himself in a unique position to observe the sign-stealing tactics of the Houston Astros while needing to plan against the scheme. Lucroy, who is …

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Catcher Jonathan Lucroy said he was changing signs every pitch vs. Astros

Catcher Jonathan Lucroy said he was changing signs every pitch vs. Astros

FORT MYERS, Fla. — As a catcher who spent parts of four seasons playing in the American League West between 2016 and 2019, Jonathan Lucroy found himself in a unique position to observe the sign-stealing tactics of the Houston Astros while needing to plan against the scheme. Lucroy, who is …

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Chaim Bloom says Red Sox prioritized ‘big picture’ over fan reaction in trading Mookie Betts

Chaim Bloom says Red Sox prioritized 'big picture' over fan reaction in trading Mookie Betts

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Boston Red Sox chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom publicly addressed the blockbuster trade of Mookie Betts and David Price to the Los Angeles Dodgers for the first time on Monday, saying the move to trade the star outfielder and pitcher represented the best move for the …

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Mookie Betts and David Price trade to Dodgers finally done

Mookie Betts and David Price trade to Dodgers finally done

Mookie Betts and David Price are finally going to Los Angeles. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that a deal has been agreed upon to send the 2018 MVP and star pitcher to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a package that includes outfielder Alex Verdugo, shortstop Jeter Downs and catcher Connor …

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Mookie Betts trade to Dodgers finally done

Mookie Betts trade to Dodgers finally done

Mookie Betts is finally going to Los Angeles. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that a deal has been agreed upon to send the 2018 MVP to the Los Angeles Dodgers for a package that includes outfielder Alex Verdugo, shortstop Jeter Downs and catcher Connor Wong going to the Boston Red …

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AJ Hinch reveals why he failed to stop Astros cheating

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HOUSTON – As baseball players, including those who were participants in the 2017–18 Astros’ sign-stealing scandal, return to spring training ballfields next week, former Houston manager AJ Hinch will be home for the first time in 24 springs. He is here because on Jan. 13, baseball commissioner Rob Manfred banned …

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