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Olney: How next dominoes will fall after Strasburg's record-breaking deal

Gerrit Cole? His payday just went way up. Which other free agents will profit and what teams will act next?

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Gerrit Cole watch, big spenders and more: Passan answers 20 winter meetings questions

From the ace in the spotlight to why this year's meetings could actually produce some major moves, here's what you need to know as the hot stove's main event begins.



Winners and losers of Stephen Strasburg's $245 million return to Nationals

Washington brought back its ace at a record-setting price. Here's what it means for Strasburg, the Nats and the rest of the hot-stove market.

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Passan: Strasburg deal makes it unlikely Nats re-sign Anthony Rendon


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Ted Simmons, Marvin Miller finally get their due with Hall of Fame election

Cardinals catching great, revolutionary union leader get recognition they've long deserved.

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Catcher Ted Simmons, ex-exec. Marvin Miller elected to HOF

Former players' union executive Marvin Miller and catcher Ted Simmons were both elected into the Hall of Fame.


Baseball's quietest man will be the reason for many Hall of Fame speeches

Last winter's surprise selection of Harold Baines could blow the doors to Cooperstown wide open Sunday night -- and beyond.

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