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First Base Rumor Roundup: Wednesday

First Base Rumor Roundup: Wednesday

It seems that the first base position is in a holding pattern, with teams exploring their options while waiting for player prices to come down. The Brewers, Rays, and Mariners are all looking for first base help, and if any of those teams make a move it could impact who the Pirates end up with. Here are this morning's updates from around the league.

**Jon Heyman reports that Milwaukee is waiting for a response from Corey Hart on a possible return.

https://twitter.com/JonHeymanCBS/status/410763410112905216

Hart has said he wants to return to Milwaukee, and there has been talk that he would give them a discount. There were rumors last night that he was close to making a decision on where to sign.

**Heyman also reports that the Rays are casting a wide net in their search, and that includes Mark Reynolds.

https://twitter.com/JonHeymanCBS/status/410745583020691456

**As for the Pirates, it looks like they are taking the same approach. Rob Biertempfel writes that they are lo...

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