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Adam Rubin ESPN Staff Writer 

Kevin Plawecki told the Daily News he had sinus surgery in December. He figures that should alleviate the issues he dealt with last year related to dizziness, etc. -- especially during flights.

Szymborski's MLB risers and fallers

With a myriad of free agents finding new homes in 2016, who should you trust in their new uniforms? Price vs. Frazier (Insider)

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Olney: Rule not meant to eliminate slides

Following news that MLB is looking at rewriting the rules on slides into second base, Buster Olney explains why the rule change isn't meant to cut out slides completely. The proposed rule (Insider)

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The all-time age-40 All-Star team

If David Ortiz repeats his stats from last year, he could be the best-ever 40-year-old DH -- so David Schoenfield took a look at the greatest age-40 seasons by position. All-Stars

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Fantasy: Best, worst parks for hitters

Tristan H. Cockcroft ranked all 30 MLB stadiums in terms of their hitter-friendliness, based on data from the past five seasons. Ballparks are shrinking

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Report: Donaldson, Jays reach 2-year deal

3B Josh Donaldson and the Blue Jays have avoided arbitration with a 2-year, $29 million deal, according to Sportsnet Canada. Donaldson is the defending AL MVP.

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Tigers, OF Martinez strike 2-year deal

J.D. Martinez has reached a deal with Detroit worth $18.5M pending a physical, according to ESPN sources and multiple reports. The OF slugged 38 homers and drove in 102 in 2015. Story

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Katie Strang ESPN.com 

Assuming JD Martinez passes physical, he will become the fourth and final Tiger this offseason to avoid arbitration with the team.