Giants To Select Contract Of Michael Morse

The Giants have selected the contract of outfielder Michael Morse, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (Twitter link). There’s no word on a corresponding move for Morse just yet, though the 40-man roster is currently full. One obvious solution would be to move Madison Bumgarner to the 60-day disabled list, as the team reportedly expects him to miss at least two months due...
Via MLB Trade Rumors
2 days ago

Report: Yadier Molina finalizing three year extension worth over $55 million

Yadier Molina reportedly did not want to negotiate a contract extension during the season. It looks as though there will be no need for that.Molina was potentially headed towards free agency after this season, although there is a mutual option in his contract for the 2018 season at $15 million with a $2 million buyout. Despite being 34 years old, Molina is still among the best all...
Via Larry Brown Sports
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Braves sign former NFL player

It might not be Deion Sanders, Michael Jordan or Tim Tebow, but the Atlanta Braves made some pretty interesting news on Thursday. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Atlanta has signed former Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sanders Commings.Really, this is a thing. Commings, originally selected by the Chiefs in the fifth round of the 2013 NFL Draft, played in only two games...
Via Sportsnaut
February 23, 2017  |  Discuss

Sergio Romo agrees to deal with Dodgers

The Los Angeles Dodgers and relief pitcher Sergio Romo agreed to a deal on Friday, according to multiple reports.The two sides had been in talks, with a report by Ken Rosenthal Thursday saying Romo was deciding between the Dodgers and another team. MLB Network’s Jon Paul Morosi first reported Friday night that the two sides have agreed to a deal.Romo will turn 34 next month and...
Via Larry Brown Sports
February 03, 2017  |  Discuss

Red Sox, Pomeranz agree to $4.45 million contract

The Boston Red Sox have avoided arbitration with pitcher Drew Pomeranz by signing him to a one-year deal.The team announced Wednesday that they reached an agreement with the left-hander on a one-year, non-guaranteed contract that is reportedly worth $4.45 million, according to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal.The two sides had reportedly been far apart in their negotiations but were...
January 25, 2017  |  Discuss

Tazawa, Marlins agree to two-year contract

The Miami Marlins have bolstered their bullpen with an experienced right-hander. Junichi Tazawa and the Marlins have agreed to a two-year, $12 million contract, per MLB Network’s Jon Heyman and FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal. Joe Frisaro of reports the deal is pending a physical. Tazawa gets 5M in '17, 7M in '18 #marlins — Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 16, 2016...
December 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Billy Butler signs with Yankees

Billy Butler’s unemployment stint did not last very long. The DH signed with the New York Yankees on Wednesday, just days after being released by the Oakland A’s. FOX’s Ken Rosenthal says the Yankees will use Butler against lefties. They got him as a platoon guy specifically for the next few weeks, as they will face multiple southpaws. Source confirms: #Yankees sign Billy...
Via Larry Brown Sports
September 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Baseball loses its Prince

Fox Sports reporter Ken Rosenthal sent a tweet this morning that caught baseball off guard, "Prince Fielder’s career appears over."  Prince had recently went under the knife for a neck injury for the second time in two years and had not yet been cleared to return to the diamond. Fielder burst into the big leagues in the spring of 2006, but he had an impact on the game much...
Via Yardbarker
August 09, 2016  |  Discuss

Dodgers expected to demote Yasiel Puig to the minors

There was a great deal of confusion surrounding Yasiel Puig on Monday with the MLB trade deadline coming to a close, but the outfielder is expected to be demoted to the minor leagues on Tuesday. The Dodgers were looking to trade Puig ahead of Monday’s deadline but were unable to reach a deal. Things got a little wild after the deadline passed when FOX’s Ken Rosenthal reported...
Via Larry Brown Sports
August 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Yankees close to trading Aroldis Chapman

Just one game over .500 following Saturday’s loss to the San Francisco Giants, it appears that the New York Yankees are going to be sellers leading up to the trade deadline a week from Monday. Sources: #Yankees telling clubs that they are close to trading Chapman and will hold Miller. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) July 24, 2016 Putting All-Star closer Aroldis Chapman...
Via Sportsnaut
July 23, 2016  |  Discuss

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