Hall of Famer Rod Carew will add another honor to his lengthy list of accomplishments, as he’s set to receive the Lifetime Achievement Award at the inaugural Minnesota Sports Awards on Dec. 13 at Target Center.
The Tigers needed a left-handed bat, another center-field option for spacious Comerica Park and a strong baserunner. They addressed all of those needs Tuesday by signing speedy veteran center fielder Leonys Martin to a one-year deal.
During this year’s Winter Meetings, which start Sunday in Lake Buena Vista, Fla., the White Sox don’t figure to be nearly as busy as they were last year at this time.
Get ready for a potential wild ride at the Winter Meetings with the Royals. They don’t know what direction they will go — will they try to contend for a playoff spot in 2018 or will they pivot toward a total rebuild? But the domino effect will start with first baseman Eric Hosmer.
The Royals on Tuesday signed right-handed swingman Wily Peralta to a one-year deal with a club option for 2019, the club announced.
The Royals have signed former Braves right-handed prospect Yefri Del Rosario to a deal worth $650,000, Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reported.
The Indians are coming off one of the best regular seasons in club history, but the team’s quick exit from the playoffs has left a bitter taste lingering. Even with a strong foundation in place for next year, Cleveland knows it needs to strengthen its talented cast.
Indians manager Terry Francona has called Dan Otero his wild card in the bullpen. No matter the situation, inning or score, the manager has trusted the veteran right-hander to come in and do the job. Otero has been called upon for one batter or parts of three innings.
The Tigers have a vision for the future as they prepare for next week’s Winter Meetings at Walt Disney World. It has nothing to do with anything on exhibit at Epcot.
The White Sox long-shot pursuit of international free agent Shohei Ohtani ended Sunday, as the South Siders were not included among the finalists for the elite two-way talent.
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