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  1. Free agent Jon Lester's choice slowed by negotiations

    Buster Olney

    The Jon Lester talks have reached the homestretch with multiple offers of at least $150 million over six years, but his ultimate choice has been slowed by having to deal with negotiations with those teams, according to sources.

    Story | Conversation | December 09, 2014
  2. Jon Lester expected to choose team in free agency by Tuesday

    Buster Olney

    The Jon Lester talks have entered the final turn, with an expectation that a choice will be made no later than Tuesday, according to sources involved in the negotiations.

    Story | Conversation | December 08, 2014
  3. Oakland Athletics' general manager Billy Beane tells catcher Kurt...

    Buster Olney

    Oakland general manager Billy Beane became the first MLB executive to issue a directive to a catcher on his team in the aftermath of the home-plate collision that ended Giants catcher Buster Posey's season.

    Story | Conversation | May 31, 2011
  4. New York Yankees GM Brian Cashman: Cut out collision plays in exh...

    Buster Olney

    New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said Friday afternoon that he would be in favor of making a rules change that would end contact between catchers and runners in collision plays in spring training.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2011
  5. Agent Jeff Berry wants rule change after Buster Posey's injury

    Buster Olney

    Buster Posey's agent, Jeff Berry, said on Thursday morning he is going to place a call to Joe Torre, the leader of on-field operations for Major league Baseball, and raise the idea of changing the rules regarding plays at the plate.

    Story | Conversation | May 26, 2011
  6. MLB: San Francisco Giants C Buster Posey is NEXT - ESPN The Magaz...

    Buster Olney

    ESPN The Magazine has named their 2011 NEXT athletes. For baseball, The Mag has given the nod to San Francisco Giants catcher Buster Posey.

    Story | Conversation | December 29, 2010
  7. Sources: Pat Burrell is in discussions about minor league deal

    Buster Olney

    Former Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Pat Burrell in discussions about a minor league deal with the San Francisco Giants and one other team, according to sources.

    Story | Conversation | May 27, 2010
  8. Reliever Bobby Howry, Arizona Diamondbacks reach deal

    Buster Olney

    Reliever Bobby Howry has signed a one-year deal with the Diamondbacks.

    Story | Conversation | December 26, 2009
  9. Brad Penny headed to San Francisco Giants' rotation

    Buster Olney

    Right-hander Brad Penny cleared waivers today and signed with the San Francisco Giants, sources said Monday.

    Story | Conversation | August 31, 2009
  10. Trevor Hoffman unlikely to leave Milwaukee Brewers via waivers

    Buster Olney

    Dozens of players have been pulled back from waivers after being claimed this month. In all likelihood, all-time saves leader Trevor Hoffman will be another on that list.

    Story | Conversation | August 28, 2009
  11. The use of banned substances by one player impacts many others. H...

    Buster Olney

    The use of banned substances by one player impacts many others. Would Manny even be in L.A. today minus steroids? Would the Cubs be world champs?

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2009
  12. Brewers deal for Giants second baseman Durham

    Buster Olney

    On Sunday, Milwaukee acquired second baseman Ray Durham from San Francisco, ESPN has learned.

    Story | Conversation | July 20, 2008
  13. Sources: Forthcoming Mitchell report will be 'huge story'

    Buster Olney

    Sources familiar with the George Mitchell investigation told Buster Olney that the report will name many players, including some big names and some names that have not surfaced to date.

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2007
  14. Vizquel claimed off waivers but not dealt by Giants

    Buster Olney

    Omar Vizquel may not necessarily be part of the Giants' future after this season. But he will, apparently, finish out the 2007 season with San Francisco, because he failed to clear waivers earlier this month.

    Story | Conversation | August 20, 2007
  15. Yankees, Red Sox joined at the hip

    Buster Olney

    The Padres a top 10 team? Buster Olney ranks all 30 clubs with the 2005 season officially under way.

    Story | Conversation | April 02, 2005
  16. Games will eventually overshadow steroids

    Buster Olney

    Seven developments we can expect to see as we move forward out of the Steroid Era.

    Story | Conversation | March 28, 2005