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Snake Bytes 12/11: Winter Meetings Wrap-Up

After making a big trade for Shelby Miller on Tuesday, the Diamondbacks finished the meetings quietly.

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Dansby Swanson and the History of Trading No. 1 Picks

With Tuesday's trade between Atlanta and Arizona, Dansby Swanson joined a very select list of 1-1 picks.

Winning the Pitching Offseason

Despite teams that have managed to win without it, one of the surest ways to increase the chances of reaching postseason success is to add quality pitching to a team's rotation.

Braves, Padres Swap Bethancourt

The Braves continued their offseason rebuild by moving their young catcher, Christian Bethancourt in exchange for Casey Kelly and Ricardo Rodriguez.

Nationals are Heyward "Mystery Team"

The Washington Nationals may be adding Jason Heyward to their outfield to go along with MVP Bryce Harper. The offer is reportedly a $200 million pact.

Nationals, Angels Swap Escobar and Gott

The Angels addressed one of their infield needs and the Nationals added relief stability with a late trade on Thursday.

Busy Nationals Sign Shawn Kelly

The Washington Nationals are bolstering their anemic 2015 bullpen by adding right-hander Shawn Kelly on a 3-year/ $15-16 million contract.

2015 Winter Meetings: The Winners and Losers

The Diamondbacks sit atop the "winners" list, having arguably added both the best free agent and the best trade acquisition.

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