Second baseman Jonathan Schoop and the Twins agreed to a $7.5 million, one-year contract on Thursday, another step in an offseason remake of Minnesota's infield. Jon Heyman has reported that the deal is believed to be for about $800,000.
Schoop was non-tendered by the Brewers after the season.
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After the Twins dealt long time second baseman Brian Dozier to the Dodgers back in July, they have been searching for his replacement, and clearly Schoop was the guy they wanted. He has played parts of four seasons in the majors with the Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers, hitting.281 with 30 doubles, six triples, four home runs and 56 RBIs in 229 games.
Schoop became a free agent last week when the Brewers failed to offer a 2019 contract.
Though he's coming off a down season in which he hit a combined.233/.266/.416, Schoop, 27, has blasted 110 home runs in his career, including 78 over the past three seasons. He spent 5 1/2 seasons with the Orioles.
The court has issued orders of protection against the platinum rapper in a case involving a melee at a NY strip club, reports AP. She appeared in court wearing long rainbow hair and Christian Louboutin boots, along with a floppy hat and a fur-trimmed jacket.
Altria is also in talks to take a minority stake of between 20 percent and 40 percent in Juul, sources told Reuters last month. Several U.S. states have legalized cannabis for medical or recreational use, but pot remains illegal under federal law.
Authorities said some 8,000 people were demonstrating in Paris , where 600 people had been searched and briefly arrested. They argue the president is out of touch with ordinary people and many are calling on him to resign.
The team's decision to bring Nathan Eovaldi back into the fold should solidify Alex Cora's starting pitching for the 2019 season. In the clubhouse after the loss, his Red Sox teammates gave him a standing ovation in appreciation of his effort.
Italian Interior Minister Matteo Salvini said there possibly was a "stink" that could have been ammonia or another substance. A teenage survivor told ANSA that when he tried to flee, he discovered that at least one of the emergency exits was locked.
Depicting folktales and local legends, artists will showcase ancient painting forms like Gond, Madhubani, Phad, Warli and Thangka. Presenting the art will be master craftsmen and craftswomen themselves, who are keeping these traditional arts alive.
The main stumbling block is reaching an agreement with Chelsea , who are determined to keep hold of their star man. I know very well that there are discussions between the club and the manager of Eden every week, I think.
Felder averaged 18 points, four rebounds, and almost seven assists in 11 games for Raptors 905 this season. The 2016 NBA Draft pick has bounced around the NBA and G League, but his latest stop is immediately over.
Fisher is the 12th head coach in Sparks history, which includes Michael Cooper , another ex-Lakers championship role player. Derek has been a strong supporter of women's basketball for quite some time, so it's nice to officially welcome him".
The lineup also includes a 1.6-liter TDI four-cylinder turbodiesel rated at 115 PS (113 hp) and 250 Nm (184 lb-ft) of torque. It has a 5spd gearbox as standard while the 1.0TSi 115hp version will have either a 6spd manual or a 7spd DSG automatic.
Klopp said Salah was brilliant from the first minute, and added the Reds' performance was mature after an uninspiring first half. He then enjoyed spells at Newcastle United, Aston Villa and Manchester City where he won the league title on two occasions.
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John Kelly's White House Exit Seen as Certain; Ayers May Get Job
Potential replacements include Nick Ayers , Vice President Mike Pence's chief of staff, who is still seen as a leading contender . On Friday, he announced that he had picked William Barr for attorney general and Heather Nauert for United Nations ambassador.
Manchester United, Arsenal scrap to 2-2 draw
Craig Burley and Steve Nicol break down Manchester United's 2-2 draw with Arsenal in a game that the Gunners should have won. Liverpool FC will now turn their attentions towards their trip to Bournemouth in the Premier League on Saturday lunchtime.