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OF Willy Taveras released by Oakland Athletics

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Speedy outfielder Willy Taveras has been released by the Oakland Athletics , eight days after he was acquired from Cincinnati with infielder Adam Rosales for infielder Aaron Miles and a player to be named.Taveras had been designated for assignment immediately following the Feb. 1 trade. The Athletics owe his $4 million salary in the final season of a $6.25 million, two-year contract that he signed with the Reds, but that would be reduced by the $400,000 minimum if he signs with another team.Taveras hit .240 with one homer and 15 RBIs for Cincinnati last season....

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