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Rumor: Swisher wants Werth money

Nick Swisher is set to be a free agent this offseason and the early indication is that he's going to set out to look for a deal similar to what Jayson Werth got from the Nationals, or $126 million over seven years, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. It seems crazy at first, but it's ...

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Red Sox-Adrian Gonzalez Trade Back On, Werth to the Nationals

Update: The Red Sox-Padres trade for Adrian Gonzalez is back on according to Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated. It's the original deal. They have not reach an agreement on a contract, at least not announced one. Heyman reports that the eventual extension will be a seven-year $161 million deal. The reason they would wait to announce ...

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Making Sense of the Yankees Offseason Rumors

The Yankees have been linked to lots of players already this offseason. So many that it makes it hard to tell what's real and what isn't. I thought I'd throw together this story in order to help our readers make sense of what's happening. First of all, it should be said that while most of the ...

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Yankees Rumors: Not Interested in Carl Crawford or Jayson Werth

Via Mark Feinsand of the NY Daily News: According to a source, the Yankees aren't planning to make a hard charge for [Carl Crawford] or Jayson Werth, the top two offensive free agents available this winter. Brett Gardner's breakout year, Nick Swisher's solid season and the late-season emergence of Curtis Granderson have ...

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Heyman on the Yankees: Core 4, Lee, Greinke, Crawford, Werth, Dunn, Montero

Jon Heyman of Sports Illustrated recently wrote a column on the Yankees offseason. A lot of what he wrote were just guesses, but educated ones, and a lot of what he wrote is based off his sources which he has a lot of. So take this for what it's worth, good but ultimately not solid ...

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Jayson Werth Hires Scott Boras

Via Jim Salisbury on Twitter: I just spoke to Scott Boras. He is Jayson Werth's new representative. This has been rumored for a while now, but this looks official. This will almost definitely drive the price for Werth up. It also means that there will be a ton of misinformation leaked about this via Sports Illustrated's ...

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Jayson Werth May Hire Scott Boras

Via Craig Calcaterra of Hardball Talk: On Friday, Jerry Crasnick tweeted that Jayson Werth has parted ways with agent Jeff Borris.  Werth was cagey about it when asked over the weekend, denying that he has left Borris and Beverly Hills Sports council.  That's likely a matter of semantics, however, because Crasnick's source says ...

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Yankees Trade Rumors: Interested in Jayson Werth

The Yankees might be on the verge of dealing for Cliff Lee, but that won’t keep them from being active in other deals. According to George King of the NY Post, the Yankees have let the Phillies know that they are interested in dealing for outfielder Jayson Werth who is expected to be put on the ...

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