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What does DFA stand for?

DFA stands for Designated for Assignment (baseball)

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Slumping slugger Milton Bradley, was designated for assignment by the Major League Baseball club, giving Seattle 10 days to trade, release or demote division.
Giambi not likely Jason Giambi was designated for assignment by the A's, but his lack of defensive versatility likely will eliminate him from consideration by the Dodgers.
Sturtze made three appearances with the Dodgers last August before being designated for assignment at the end of the month.