NEW YORK (AP) — A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Yankees were working toward an agreement with outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury on a seven-year contract worth about $153 million.
SAN DIEGO (AP) — Tony Clark has become the first former big leaguer to lead the baseball players’ union, pending a vote by the general membership.
BOSTON (AP) — A person with knowledge of the negotiations says free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski is closing in on a one-year contract with the Boston Red Sox.
As the Cleveland Indians search for bullpen help this off-season, 2013′s AL Central front-runner has reportedly found the closer they have been searching for. Free-agent closer Joe Nathan has agreed to terms with the Detroit [...]
CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – When the Oakland Athletics signed former Cleveland Indians pitcher Scott Kazmir to a two-year deal on Monday, it not only meant an upgrade for the A’s rotation, it also signified the likelihood that Oakland would look to deal left-handed starter Brett Anderson.
DETROIT (AP) — The Detroit Tigers have traded starting pitcher Doug Fister to the Washington Nationals for three players.
CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – Prior to MLB’s midnight deadline to tender contracts to unsigned players on 40-man rosters, the Cleveland Indians did not tender contracts to three players including catcher Lou Marson, outfielder Matt Carson and pitcher Tyler Cloyd.
The Cleveland Indians are on the verge of losing one of their primary starting pitchers from last season.
CLEVELAND (92.3 The Fan) – Major League Baseball’s free-agent pool is about to become a bit more crowded as teams face baseball’s non-tender deadline on Monday night at 11:59 p.m. ET.
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The Minnesota Twins have agreed to a $24 million, three-year contract with right-hander Phil Hughes.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your recap for the week ending April 8, 2013.
It’s tough to keep up with all the action in the MLB. Here’s what to look for this year as baseball gets under way.