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Andrew Marchand ESPN Senior Writer 

The Yankees have re-signed CC Sabathia to a one-year, $10M deal, sources confirmed. The Yankees now have five starters with Luis Severino, Masahiro Tanaka, Sonny Gray and Jordan Montgomery filling out the rest of the rotation. Sabathia's resigning will not preclude the Yankees from trading or signing another starter. Sabathia is now in place after Yankees GM Brian Cashman and Sabathia's Roc Nation agent, Kyle Thousands, agreed on the deal today. It is pending a physical.

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Texas has a lot of left-handed starting pitchers; Astros and Angels have very right-handed lineups.

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Red Sox liked Carlos Santana's combination of on-base skills, pop and leadership qualities. They just didn't value the package as much as the Phillies, who can point to Santana as a winning player in future attempts to lure veterans as part of their rebuild. Santana isn't a true middle-of-the-order thumper, but Sox hopeful his signing helps spur movement in the markets for J.D. Martinez and Eric Hosmer.

Tristan H. Cockcroft ESPN Senior Writer 

If Zack Cozart adapts nicely to third base, that's going to be an amazing Angels defensive infield. Their pitchers, while not household names, just became a heck of a lot more interesting fantasy picks.

David Schoenfield ESPN Senior Writer 

Just give Billy Eppler the executive of the year award already. His offseason has turned the Angels into a strong wild-card favorite: He re-signed Justin Upton, convinced Shohei Ohtani to come to Anaheim, traded for Ian Kinsler and now signed Zack Cozart. Obviously, Cozart won't play shortstop with Andrelton Simmons around, but Simmons, Cozart and Kinsler should give the Angels maybe the best defensive infield in the league.

Eric Karabell ESPN Senior Writer 

Zack Cozart gets three years to play third base for the Angels, but for fantasy purposes he'll retain shortstop eligibility for all of 2018. What's less certain are his durability and his offensive numbers. Cozart has never had a season like he just did, the power and the walks. Perhaps he can sustain it all and he'd be a coveted fantasy middle infielder, but it's tough to regard him as a safe bet to hit .297 with 24 homers. Timing indeed is everything!

Eric Karabell ESPN Senior Writer 

Big fan of Carlos Santana's OBP in middle of young Phillies lineup. Will aid everyone. Santana has power and moving to NL shouldn't change that, and case can be made he's a top-10 first baseman. Even the money makes sense. Good deal. It also means, presumably, Rhys Hoskins moves back to left field. Not ideal for the pitchers. Perhaps another outfield move is pending. But Hoskins at the plate is helped by Santana arrival.

Eric Karabell ESPN Senior Writer 

Zack Cozart gets three years to play third base for the Angels, but for fantasy purposes he'll retain shortstop eligibility for all of 2018. What's less certain are his durability and his offensive numbers. Cozart has never had a season like he just did, the power and the walks. Perhaps he can sustain it all and he'd be a coveted fantasy middle infielder, but it's tough to regard him as a safe bet to hit .297 with 24 homers. Timing indeed is everything!

Scott Lauber ESPN Staff Writer 

Terry Francona on Carlos Santana's maturation: "He could get kind of surly at times (when he was younger) and get a little consumed with how he's doing. And about the halfway mark of the last couple years, he's (become) a better teammate, better person. He turned himself in to a very good first baseman. He's hard not to like, lovable. You see him before the games come up and kiss me on the head, get handshakes with everybody. He's a great kid."