Closer Kenley Jansen, who earned $7.425 million last year, leads a group of six unsigned Dodgers who filed for salary arbitration on Tuesday. Also eligible (with last year’s salaries) are Luis Avilan ($530,000), Yasmani Grandal ($693,000), Chris Hatcher ($522,500), Justin Turner ($2.5 million) and Scott Van Slyke ($522,500).
The Dodgers dealt infielder Ronald Torreyes and pitcher Tyler Olson to the Yankees on Tuesday for Minor League infielder Rob Segedin and a player to be named for cash.
Giants first baseman Brandon Belt filed for salary arbitration Tuesday for the third consecutive season, while right-hander George Kontos engaged in the process for the first time.
The Dodgers acquired infielder Erick Mejia from the Seattle Mariners for right-handed pitcher Joe Wieland on Tuesday.
The Dodgers are close to signing Cuban pitcher Yaisel Sierra to a long-term $30 million deal, according to a report from Yahoo! Sports.
Lance Rautzhan, who pitched for the Dodgers in the 1977 and 1978 World Series, died Saturday in Myrtle Beach, S.C., of cancer. He was 63.
Single-game tickets for Dodgers home Spring Training games at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Ariz., are on sale now at dodgers.com/spring.
The Rockies are one of three teams in close pursuit of free-agent outfielder Gerardo Parra, and a decision may come soon, according to his agent.
Fans who want the earliest look at the 2016 Rockies can visit Salt River Fields at Talking Stick in Scottsdale, Ariz., on Feb. 19 for the first official Spring Training workout for pitchers and catchers.
Pitcher Brandon Maurer, who had a big season pitching out of the bullpen in 2015, will get a chance to start this season.
In just over five weeks, Spring Training gets underway for the Padres at the Peoria Sports Complex in northwest Phoenix. Pitchers and catchers report to the Peoria Sports Complex on Feb. 18. Their first workout is scheduled for the following day. San Diego’s position players report Feb. 23. The first full-squad workout is then scheduled […]