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LOS ANGELES | Dodgers reacquire catcher Martin in trade with Blue Jays

LOS ANGELES — Jan 11, 2019—The Los Angeles Dodgers reacquired catcher Russell Martin on Friday in a trade with Toronto, days after Yasmani Grandal left for a deal with Milwaukee. Los Angeles obtained the 35-year-old Canadian from the Blue Jays for minor leaguers Andrew Sopko, a right-hander, and Ronny Brito, an infielder. Toronto is sending … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Dodgers reacquire catcher Martin in trade with Blue Jays

CINCINNATI | Bengals fire coach Marvin Lewis after 16th season

CINCINNATI— The Bengals fired coach Marvin Lewis on Monday, ending a 16-year stay in Cincinnati that included seven playoff appearances without so much as one win. The move ends the second-longest head coaching tenure in the league. New England’s Bill Belichick is wrapping up his 19th season with another postseason berth. He’s won five Super … Continue reading CINCINNATI | Bengals fire coach Marvin Lewis after 16th season

BALTIMORE | Showalter fired as Orioles manager after 115-loss season

BALTIMORE — Buck Showalter has been fired as manager of the Orioles, who made three playoff appearances under his guidance but this year staggered through the worst season since the team moved to Baltimore in 1954. Showalter confirmed the dismissal Wednesday in a text message to The Associated Press. A three-time AL Manager of the … Continue reading BALTIMORE | Showalter fired as Orioles manager after 115-loss season

CLEVELAND | Report: Angels manager Scioscia expected to step down

CLEVELAND  — Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia is expected to step down at the end of this season, according to a report by Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Scioscia has managed the Angels since 2000 and is the longest-tenured manager in the majors. Only four managers in baseball history have managed one team for … Continue reading CLEVELAND | Report: Angels manager Scioscia expected to step down