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How the Utility Player Role has Changed in Today’s Game

The utility player has changed in major league baseball since the 1980’s and even the 1970’s, but nothing has been as dramatic as what we have seen over the past five to seven years. With the way the game has transformed recently, baseball’s latest emphasis is to have more pitchers on the roster. Teams find […]

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Blue Jays Agree to Terms with Kevin Kiermaier
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Blue Jays Agree to Terms with Kevin Kiermaier

The Toronto Blue Jays have agreed to a deal with center fielder Kevin Kiermaier. The news of this signing was first reported by MLB.com‘s Mark Feinsand and Juan Toribio on Saturday afternoon. The club has not confirmed the deal. Kiermaier became a free agent for the first time in his career this offseason. The Tampa […]

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