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Stories with person: B.J. Upton
  • Rasmus becomes 1st to agree to accept qualifying offer 
    Updated: Nov-13-15 4:58 pm

    BOCA RATON, Florida - A player agreed to accept a qualifying offer for the first time in the four-year history of the compensation system rather than remain a free agent, and Atlanta dealt shortstop Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels as the annual general managers' meetings ended.