Post Tagged with: "2017 mlb offseason"

  • Padres Trade Yangervis Solarte to Blue Jays

    Padres Trade Yangervis Solarte to Blue Jays

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB January 6, 2018 at 11:01 pm 0 comments

    The Toronto Blue Jays are acquiring second baseman Yangervis Solarte in a trade with San Diego, the Padres announced Saturday. In return, the Padres will get a pair of prospects in outfielder Edward Olivares and right-hander Jared Carkuff. The Padres also re-signed right-handed pitcher Craig Stammen to a two-year contract […]

     
  • Colorado Rockies Sign Closer Wade Davis to Three-Year Deal

    Colorado Rockies Sign Closer Wade Davis to Three-Year Deal

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 29, 2017 at 11:47 pm 0 comments

    Right-handed reliever Wade Davis, who saved 32 games for the Chicago Cubs last season, has agreed to a three-year deal with the Colorado Rockies, the team announced Friday. Davis’ agreement is for $52 million, a source told ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. The contract includes a vesting player option that can increase […]

     
  • Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Evan Longoria Traded From Rays to Giants

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 20, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    After, seemingly, years of speculation, the Tampa Bay Rays have traded their longtime face-of-the-franchise, Evan Longoria, to the San Francisco Giants for outfielders Denard Span and Christian Arroyo, and pitching prospects Stephen Woods and Matt Krook. Tampa Bay will pay the remainder of Span’s $13 million salary, and will also […]

     
  • 2017 Luxury Tax Fees Levied; Dodgers, Yankees Lead the Pack

    2017 Luxury Tax Fees Levied; Dodgers, Yankees Lead the Pack

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 19, 2017 at 11:23 pm 0 comments

    The Los Angeles Dodgers will pay baseball’s highest luxury tax for the fourth straight year, and the New York Yankees owe a penalty for a 15th consecutive season, streaks that could end as the sport’s biggest spenders slash payroll for 2018. The Dodgers owe $36.2 million, according to final figures […]

     
  • Dodgers Trade Adrian Gonzalez to Braves for Matt Kemp, Tax Relief

    Dodgers Trade Adrian Gonzalez to Braves for Matt Kemp, Tax Relief

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 16, 2017 at 11:21 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves traded outfielder Matt Kemp to the Los Angeles Dodgers for Adrian Gonzalez, Brandon McCarthy, Scott Kazmir and Charlie Culberson, the teams announced Saturday. The Braves, who also received cash considerations in the deal, immediately designated Gonzalez for assignment after the veteran waived his no-trade clause since Atlanta […]

     
  • Carlos Santana Signs Three-Year Deal With Philadelphia Phillies

    Carlos Santana Signs Three-Year Deal With Philadelphia Phillies

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 15, 2017 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    The Philadelphia Phillies have agreed to a three-year, $60 million deal with free agent first baseman Carlos Santana, according to multiple reports. The deal was first reported Friday by FanRag Sports. Santana became the first to reach a deal among the nine free agents who last month rejected $17.4 million […]

     
  • Yankees Lose Four Prospects in 2017 Rule 5 Draft

    Yankees Lose Four Prospects in 2017 Rule 5 Draft

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 14, 2017 at 11:41 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees had four players taken from their deep farm system in Thursday’s major league portion of the Rule 5 draft, the most players selected from any team. The only other teams with more than one player taken from their organizations were the Arizona Diamondbacks and Minnesota Twins. […]

     
  • Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 13, 2017 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    The disbandment of the Miami Marlins roster continues, as the team has traded All-Star left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, a source confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. The deal, first reported by SiriusXM, is pending a physical. In return, the Marlins will receive right-handed pitching prospect Sandy […]

     
  • Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 9, 2017 at 11:17 pm 0 comments

    After an ownership change, months of speculation and two vetoed trades, The Miami Marlins have agreed in principle to a deal that would send reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees for second baseman Starlin Castro and prospects Jorge Guzman and Jose Devers. Stanton, 28, is […]

     
  • Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 8, 2017 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese two-way star who has become one of the biggest free agent names of the offseason, announced Friday he will sign with the Los Angeles Angels, ending the sweepstakes surrounding his move to the majors in a surprising decision. Ohtani, who intends to be both a starting […]