The Pirates and closer Felipe Rivero have agreed to terms on a four-year contract extension with two additional club options, according to a report from MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal. The club has not confirmed the deal.
The Blue Jays shifted their attention to the outfield Monday night by reaching an agreement with veteran Curtis Granderson on a one-year deal worth $5 million. Toronto has yet to officially announce the signing, but it was first reported by MLB Network’s Ken Rosenthal and has since been confirmed by MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand.
The Nationals and Howie Kendrick have agreed to a two-year contract, a source confirmed to MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand. MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal was first to report the deal.
The veteran first baseman is coming off a sub-par and injury-marred 2017 season
The Mets will sign free-agent first baseman Adrian Gonzalez, pending a physical, according to USA TODAY Sports.
The Twins agreed to terms with reliever Addison Reed on a two-year deal worth slightly less than $17 million, a source confirmed to MLB.com’s Jon Paul Morosi on Saturday.
The right-hander figures to compete with Fernando Rodney to be the Twins closer next season
The Tigers whittled their potential arbitration cases down to one on Friday by signing right-handers Shane Greene and Alex Wilson and right fielder Nicholas Castellanos to one-year contracts.
Jake Odorizzi and Adeiny Hechavarria will go to arbitration, while the Rays settled on 2018 contracts with their other seven arbitration-eligible players on Friday. The seven include: right-hander Dan Jennings, outfielder/DH Corey Dickerson; infielder Brad Miller, catcher Jesus Sucre, right-hander Alex Colome, outfielder Steven Souza Jr., and infielder Matt Duffy.
The Chicago White Sox and first baseman Jose Abreu avoided arbitration ahead of Friday's 1 p.m. deadline, reportedly agreeing to a one-year, $13-million deal for the 2018 season. Abreu was fantastic this past year, hitting .304/.354/.552 with 33 home runs and 102 RBIs across 156 games for the rebuilding White Sox. The performance led many […]
The Dodgers reportedly reached agreement on Friday with five players eligible for salary arbitration: All-Star pitcher Alex Wood, outfielder Joc Pederson, left-handed reliever Tony Cingrani, right-handed reliever Josh Fields and outfielders Joc Pederson and Enrique Hernandez. On Thursday, catcher Yasmani Grandal and reliever Pedro Baez settled.