Reports surfaced Wednesday reiterating the Royals’ continued interest in free-agent pitchers Ian Kennedy and Yovani Gallardo, which simply demonstrates the club’s willingness to cast a wide net in search of more pitching depth.
The Royals are reportedly seeking another starting pitcher, and they could be willing to forfeit a 2016 first-round Draft pick to get one.
Four White Sox players filed for salary arbitration Tuesday among the 156 officially on the list.
The Twins had six players file for arbitration on Tuesday, with the deadline to exchange salary figures coming Friday.
All four arbitration-eligible Tigers filed on Tuesday’s deadline, including slugging outfielder J.D. Martinez, shortstop Jose Iglesias, infielder Andrew Romine and newly acquired lefty reliever Justin Wilson.
Tigers superstar Miguel Cabrera will raise money for his foundation while having a good time with fans by hosting “The Miggy Ball,” to be held on Jan. 28 at the Adrienne Arsht Center for the Performing Arts in Miami.
Tuesday was the deadline for all arbitration-eligible players to file — it is just a formality — and the Royals have seven players in that category, including All-Stars Lorenzo Cain and Mike Moustakas.
Three Indians players have been added to the roster of current team members scheduled to be in attendance at this year’s Tribe Fest.
When Lonnie Chisenhall was back in the Minor Leagues in July, it was fair to wonder what the future held for him with the Indians. His status as an arbitration-eligible player this winter made it possible that Cleveland would consider cutting ties with the former third baseman.
The Indians are making a change atop their Latin American operations department.
Major League Baseball released the first workout dates for every club in advance of Spring Training 2016. They are as follows:
White Sox pitchers and catchers will have their first Spring Training workout at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz., on Friday, Feb. 19, as announced by Major League Baseball on Monday. The first full-squad workout under manager Robin Ventura will take place on Tuesday, Feb. 23.