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The MLB Daily Dish: MLB trade rumors and news for January 30, 2016

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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Los Angeles made a big move Friday afternoon, signing Howie Kendrick to a two-year, $20 million deal:

Prior to adding Kendrick, the Dodgers had fellow veteran Chase Utley along with Enrique Hernandez and Micah Johnson as options at second base, though Kendrick should now see the lion's share of the playing time there in 2016.

In addition to providing stability at second base for the next two seasons, the Dodgers are also likely wanting the 32-year-old Kendrick to mentor his double play partner, rookie shortstop Corey Seager.

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Tampa Bay added a key member to its outfield, acquiring Corey Dickerson from the Rockies on Thursday.

Doug Fister received a one-year deal to pitch for the Astros:

Fister struggled to a 4.19 ERA in 29 appearances (19 starts) with Washington last season, but has been a model of consistency in seven major-league seasons with the Mariners(2009-11), Tigers (2011-13) and Nationals (2014-15). He will hope to bounce back with a strong season for the Astros and test a weak free-agent starting pitching market next winter.

The Mets have placed Carlos Torres on waivers.

Ian Kennedy will receive additional money from the Royals if he opts out after 2017:

Ivan Nova will make just over $4 million next season:

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