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The MLB Daily Dish: MLB trade rumors and news for January 2, 2015

Kick your day off right with the latest news, rumors, and analysis covering what could, should, and will affect your club's roster.

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Good morning baseball fans.

Even after signing Chris Young, the Royals are still hoping to add starting pitching depth this winter:

While multiple clubs were interested in signing John Jaso as a designated hitter, Jaso ultimately opted to join the Pirates because of the opportunity they will give him defensively:

The White Sox have contacted Yoenis Cespedes, Justin Upton and Alex Gordon.

Houston announced it signed Eury Perez to a minor league deal with an invitation to Spring Training.

Although Chicago is interested in adding outfield depth, the White Sox only want to sign an outfielder to a deal under three years:

Miami is hoping to add starting pitching depth and is interested in Cliff Lee, Edwin Jackson and Doug Fister, according to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald.

The Dodgers' front office has "underwhelmed" since taking control, according to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi.

Take a look at some of Grant Brisbee's high and lowlights of 2015.

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