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December 17, 1993 After being traded back to O…

December 17, 1993

After being traded back to Oakland by the Yankees in July, Rickey Henderson decides to stay with the A’s, signing a two-year $8.6 million contract. In 1998, the speedy outfielder was traded to New York along with Bert Bradley for Tim Birtsas, Jay Howell, Stan Javier, Eric Plunk, and Jose Rijo.

Reports: Brewers reach deal with Gallardo

Reports: Brewers reach deal with Gallardo: undefined

Braves deal Kemp to Dodgers, get 4 players

Braves deal Kemp to Dodgers, get 4 players: undefined

Agent: Sabathia rejoining Yanks to chase title

Agent: Sabathia rejoining Yanks to chase title: undefined

Rangers get LHP Moore in deal with Giants

Rangers get LHP Moore in deal with Giants: undefined

December 16, 1996 Unable to come to terms with…

December 16, 1996

Unable to come to terms with the Yankees, World Series MVP John Wetteland signs a four-year free-agent deal worth $23 million to close games for Texas. The 29-year-old right-handed reliever, who saved all four victories in the Series against Atlanta, became expendable in New York with the emergence of Mariano Rivera, the team’s nearly-perfect setup man.

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Maury Wills.

Maury Wills.