Post Tagged with: "2017-18 mlb offseason"

  • Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Corey Dickerson Traded From Rays to Pirates

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 22, 2018 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    The Pittsburgh Pirates acquired All-Star outfielder Corey Dickerson from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for pitcher Daniel Hudson, minor league infielder Tristan Gray and cash considerations, it was announced Thursday. The Rays are obligated to pay about $1 million of Dickerson’s $5.95 million salary for 2018. Dickerson, 28, hit […]

     
  • Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Carlos Gomez Signs One-Year Deal With Tampa Bay Rays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 21, 2018 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    The Tampa Bay Rays have agreed to a one-year, $4 million deal with outfielder Carlos Gomez, MLB.com reported Wednesday. Gomez, who turned 32 in December, appeared in 105 games for Texas last season and was the primary center fielder after All-Star Ian Desmond left in free agency. Gomez is expected […]

     
  • New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    New York Yankees add Brandon Drury in Three-Team Trade

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 20, 2018 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees have added another starting infield candidate, acquiring Brandon Drury in a three-team trade that also saw the Tampa Bay Rays send outfielder Steven Souza Jr. to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Rays received second baseman prospect Nick Solak from the Yankees, and pitcher Anthony Banda and two […]

     
  • J.D. Martinez Signs Five-Year Deal With Boston Red Sox

    J.D. Martinez Signs Five-Year Deal With Boston Red Sox

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 19, 2018 at 11:29 pm 0 comments

    The Boston Red Sox have agreed to a five-year deal with J.D. Martinez, ending their stalemate with the free-agent slugger, a source told ESPN’s Pedro Gomez. The front-loaded deal is worth $110 million, with opt-out clauses after the second and third years, according to multiple reports. Martinez will be paid […]

     
  • Eric Hosmer Signs Seven-Year Deal With San Diego Padres

    Eric Hosmer Signs Seven-Year Deal With San Diego Padres

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 18, 2018 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

    The San Diego Padres and free-agent first baseman Eric Hosmer have agreed to an eight-year contract, according to ESPN and multiple reports. The deal is worth $144 million, which would be the largest in Padres franchise history, according to multiple reports. The deal was first reported Saturday night by the […]

     
  • Tampa Bay Rays Trade Jake Odorizzi to Minnesota Twins

    Tampa Bay Rays Trade Jake Odorizzi to Minnesota Twins

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 17, 2018 at 11:36 pm 0 comments

    The Minnesota Twins acquired right-handed pitcher Jake Odorizzi from the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday night for minor league infielder Jermaine Palacios, securing some needed depth for their rotation after missing out on several free agents. The 27-year-old Odorizzi will join his third major league team in the Twins, who […]

     
  • New York Mets Sign Jason Vargas for Two Years

    New York Mets Sign Jason Vargas for Two Years

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 16, 2018 at 11:50 pm 0 comments

    The New York Mets and starting pitcher Jason Vargas have reached agreement on a two-year, $16 million deal, a source confirmed to ESPN on Friday. With this signing, the Mets continue what has been a busy period during an otherwise stagnant baseball offseason, as they had already signed relief pitcher […]

     
  • Yu Darvish Signs With Chicago Cubs; Six Years, $126 Million

    Yu Darvish Signs With Chicago Cubs; Six Years, $126 Million

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB February 10, 2018 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    A depressed free-agent market turned into a boon for the Chicago Cubs after they surprisingly signed righty Yu Darvish to a six-year, $126 million deal Saturday, pending a physical. It’s a move that wasn’t necessarily on the Cubs’ radar in early November. But with contract offers to free agents around […]

     
  • Randal Grichuk Traded From Cardinals to Blue Jays

    Randal Grichuk Traded From Cardinals to Blue Jays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 19, 2018 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The Blue Jays have agreed to acquire outfielder Randal Grichuk from the Cardinals, per a Toronto announcement. Righties Dominic Leone and Conner Greene will go to St. Louis in return. Grichuk becomes the second St. Louis player to move to the Jays via trade this winter, joining infielder Aledmys Diaz. […]

     
  • Mets Maintain Status Quo; Bring Back Jay Bruce for Three Years

    Mets Maintain Status Quo; Bring Back Jay Bruce for Three Years

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 10, 2018 at 11:30 pm 0 comments

    Free-agent outfielder Jay Bruce has reached agreement on a three-year, $39 million contract with the New York Mets, two baseball sources told ESPN on Wednesday. Bruce, 30, is a .249 career hitter with 277 home runs over 10 seasons with the Cincinnati Reds, Mets and Cleveland Indians. He had received […]