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Franco? Rays? MLB? Why EVERYBODY wins with new megadeal

Wander Franco's new deal is neither team- nor player-friendly -- it's a win for everyone involved. And that includes those of us who get to watch the 20-year-old phenom for years to come.

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$182 million? Why 20-year-old Wander Franco is worth every penny to the Rays

By going all-in on their shortstop for the next 12 years, the Rays finally have a franchise-defining superstar.

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OFFSEASON QUESTIONS

2021-22 MLB free agency, offseason trade news and hot stove updates

Who are some of the top free agents for 2022? We've got everything you need to know about the hot stove season.

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Will there be a lockout? When will stars sign? Passan answers 20 offseason questions

From the expiration of the CBA to the big names available in free agency, this winter will be industry-defining.

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