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Freddy Garcia was the biggest player to swap teams during the Winter Meetings. (Jim Mone/AP)
They came, they saw, they considered. But after three-and-a-half days of Winter Meetings, the pen was mightier than the swap for baseball's executives, as plenty of money -- but few players -- exchanged hands. More >
Meche takes five from Royals

The Royals continued their offseason transition Thursday, signing free-agent right-hander Gil Meche to a five-year contract. Meche was 11-8 with a 4.48 ERA last season. More >


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