1/15/2013 | Rizzo builds Nationals into near-flawless contender
Nationals GM Mike Rizzo has constructed a roster that's close to perfect, and now he's about to turn it over to a manager, Davey Johnson, with one of the best winning percentages in history.
1/15/2013 | Dombrowski: Tigers never made Soriano an offer
The fact that Rafael Soriano's agent, Scott Boras, drew a big-market team in on the bidding for a multi-year contract wasn't much of a surprise. The fact that the team wasn't the Tigers, though, surprised plenty.
1/15/2013 | Rays glimpse future as Myers visits The Trop
Wil Myers, attending the Rays' annual Winter Development Camp featuring many of their top prospects, made his first visit to Tropicana Field as a member of the organization.
1/15/2013 | Capuano welcomes competition in rotation
In 2012, Chris Capuano had a career-best 3.72 ERA. His 198 1/3 innings pitched, second most on the Dodgers' staff, were his highest total since 2006. He also ranked second on the club with 12 wins and 162 strikeouts. Oh, and he probably lost his job for 2013. Capuano is one of eight starting pitchers on the Dodgers' roster with a guaranteed salary for this year.
1/15/2013 | Rangers bring McClellan into mix for rotation, 'pen
The Rangers have signed right-hander Kyle McClellan to a Minor League contract with an invitation to big league camp, putting him in the mix for both the rotation and bullpen.
1/15/2013 | Arencibia set to lend talent to Team USA in Classic
J.P. Arencibia has become the latest Blue Jays player named as a participant in the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
1/15/2013 | Nationals boost 'pen, sign Soriano to two-year deal
The Nationals made their bullpen even better on Tuesday afternoon, agreeing to sign reliever Rafael Soriano to a two-year, $28 million contract, pending a physical, according to baseball sources. The deal also includes a $14 million option for 2015 that vests if Soriano finishes 120 games over the next two years.
1/15/2013 | Danks says shoulder 'feels great' in mound sessions
When asked about his outlook for the 2013 season during the months of October, November and December, John Danks would use the words "cautiously optimistic" as part of his response.
1/15/2013 | Astros' hurlers excited to work with Clemens
Many of them have crossed paths with Roger Clemens in the past, whether it was at an event honoring the Astros' 50th anniversary last year or in previous years at a Minor League ballpark when the Rocket was stopping in to check on his son Koby.
1/15/2013 | Finalists announced for designing Brewers uniform
From 700 proposals, the Brewers whittled down to three finalists in their "Design a YOUniform" contest and opened online balloting Tuesday, moving one step closer to one fan's uniform being worn by the team for a pair of exhibition games.
1/15/2013 | There are solutions for unsigned talent
We seem to have reached an impasse in this offseason -- a point at which several notable players are still searching for homes and some long-expected deals are falling short of the finish line. Here are some thoughts on how to get out of this traffic jam.
1/15/2013 | Marlins ink Green, Wuertz to Minor League deals
Nick Green, who was with the organization in 2012, has agreed to a Minor League deal with an invitation to Spring Training. The 34-year-old will have an excellent chance to win the utility infielder role, with the Marlins' 40-man roster thin on middle infielders.
1/15/2013 | It's never too late to make a key signing or trade
A number of established players have signed or changed teams after mid-January in recent years. And many of them have played significant roles during the ensuing season.
1/15/2013 | New rules would ban 'trick' pickoffs, add interpreters
A series of rules changes proposed by the general managers in November and approved by the sport's top executives at the recent Owners Meetings are awaiting ratification by the Major League Baseball Players Association.
1/14/2013 | Grace grateful to return for D-backs Fantasy Camp
The opening of the eighth annual D-backs Fantasy Camp also marked the return of Mark Grace to the organization, and the former broadcaster discussed his appreciation for the support during a trying time.
1/14/2013 | Scouts gear up for busy week in Dominican Republic
Starting Wednesday, Major League Baseball will kick off a busy week in the Dominican Republic with the second annual MLB Prospect League international showcase for players eligible to sign on July 2.
1/14/2013 | Mets add five non-roster players to big league camp
The Mets on Monday announced they have invited catcher Juan Centeno, infielder Josh Satin, outfielder Matt den Dekker and right-handed pitchers Rafael Montero and Cory Mazzoni to Major League Spring Training.
1/14/2013 | Gallardo, Maldonado slated to play in Classic
Mexican-born Brewers right-hander Yovani Gallardo and catcher Martin Maldonado of Puerto Rico are expected to appear later this week on their homelands' preliminary rosters for the World Baseball Classic, separate sources said.
1/14/2013 | Karstens said to be returning to Pittsburgh
The Pittsburgh Pirates have reportedly agreed to bring back veteran right-hander Jeff Karstens, whom the club had non-tendered two months ago.
1/14/2013 | Dodgers sign four young Dominican players
Signed were outfielders Deivy Castillo and Ariel Sandoval; shortstop Ravel Hernandez; and right-handed pitcher Miguel Urena. Each player is 17 years old.
1/14/2013 | Nothing middling about Tribe's key infield prospects
When Francisco Lindor wandered through the visitors' clubhouse at Progressive Field on Monday afternoon, making his way to his temporary locker, a group of reporters quickly surrounded the prospect and peppered him with questions.
1/14/2013 | D-backs extend closer Putz through 2014
The D-backs have agreed to a one-year contract extension with J.J. Putz, keeping the closer in Arizona through the 2014 season.
1/14/2013 | Izturis, Hamilton among Reds' spring invitees
The Reds on Monday revealed that they have invited 15 players to Spring Training as non-roster players.
1/14/2013 | Perez, Pestano to be in Team USA's Classic 'pen
The back end of Team USA's bullpen will have a distinct Cleveland feel to it during the upcoming World Baseball Classic.
1/14/2013 | A's, Kottaras avoid arbitration with one-year deal
The A's on Monday agreed to terms with George Kottaras on a one-year contract for the 2013 season to avoid arbitration.
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