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MLB trade rumors and news for January 14th, 2017

Jump start your day off right with all the trade rumors and news floating around the MLB.

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  • The Padres are close to signing Wil Myers to a six-year extension that is reportedly worth more than $80 million.

  • The Angels are interested in Matt Wieters, who might still be an option for the Orioles.

  • San Diego signed Tyson Ross, who the Cubs reportedly were very interested in adding to their rotation.

  • After adding Jeff Mathis earlier this offseason, the Diamondbacks signed veteran catcher Chris Iannetta.

  • Why isn’t anyone signing Chris Carter? Perhaps because he isn’t very versatile.

  • The Padres are close to signing Trevor Cahill, who likely will receive an opportunity to join their starting rotation.

  • Colorado avoided arbitration with Charlie Blackmon, who received a deal worth more than $7 million.

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