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Giants | Pablo Sandoval hopes to return
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 18:07:04 -0700

Free-agent 3B Pablo Sandoval (Giants) said he hopes to re-sign with the San Francisco Giants and wants to finish his career with the team. Giants chief executive officer Larry Baer said re-signing Sandoval is one of their top priorities, but it could be a few months away.

Dodgers | Chad Billingsley becomes free agent
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 16:27:03 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SP Chad Billingsley had his option for the 2015 season declined Friday, Oct. 31, making him a free agent.

Rockies | LaTroy Hawkins' option picked up
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 14:00:48 -0700

Colorado Rockies RP LaTroy Hawkins had his team option for the 2015 season exercised Friday, Oct. 31.

Rockies | Matt McBride outrighted
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:59:43 -0700

Colorado Rockies 1B Matt McBride cleared waivers and was outrighted to the minors Friday, Oct. 31.

Cubs | Joe Maddon to be introduced Monday
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:49:04 -0700

Chicago Cubs new manager Joe Maddon will officially be introduced Monday, Nov. 3.

Mets | Outright four from roster
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:19:00 -0700

New York Mets RPs Dana Eveland, Scott Rice and Buddy Carlyle and 1B Josh Satin were outrighted Friday, Oct. 31.

Brewers | Aramis Ramirez returning to Milwaukee?
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 13:16:57 -0700

Milwaukee Brewers 3B Aramis Ramirez's $14 million 2015 mutual option was exercised by the team Friday, Oct. 31. Ramirez has three days to accept or decline.

Cubs | Rick Renteria fired
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:55:43 -0700

Chicago Cubs manager Rick Renteria was relieved of his duties Friday, Oct. 31.

Brewers | Claim Juan Centeno
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 11:44:32 -0700

The Milwaukee Brewers claimed C Juan Centeno off waivers from the New York Mets Friday, Oct. 31.

Brewers | Yovani Gallardo's option picked up
Fri, 31 Oct 2014 07:45:56 -0700

The Milwaukee Brewers exercised SP Yovani Gallardo's $13 million option for 2015 and declined 2B Rickie Weeks' $14.5 million option.

Nationals | Rafael Soriano's option not picked up
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:58:35 -0700

The Washington Nationals declined their $14 million team option on RP Rafael Soriano Thursday, Oct. 30, making him a free agent.

Nationals | Adam LaRoche's option declined
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:50:46 -0700

The Washington Nationals declined 1B Adam LaRoche's mutual option Thursday, Oct. 30, and the team will pay him a $2 million buyout.

Diamondbacks | Daniel Hudson, Matt Reynolds have options picked up
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:00:06 -0700

Arizona Diamondbacks SP Daniel Hudson and RP Matt Reynolds both had their 2015 options picked up Thursday, Oct. 30.

Padres | Josh Johnson's option declined
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 16:58:09 -0700

San Diego Padres SP Josh Johnson's $4 million 2015 club option was declined Thursday, Oct. 30.

Dodgers | Dan Haren exercises option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 15:46:49 -0700

Los Angeles Dodgers SP Dan Haren exercised his $10 million option for the 2015 season Thursday, Oct. 30. Haren went 13-11 with a 4.02 ERA in his first season with the team.

Cubs | Decline Kyuji Fujikawa's option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 13:34:22 -0700

Chicago Cubs RP Kyuji Fujikawa's 2015 club option was not picked up, according to the team. The Cubs currently have 35 players on their 40-man roster.

Nationals | Exercise Denard Span's option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 12:29:31 -0700

Washington Nationals OF Denard Span's $9 million option for 2015 has been picked up by the team, according to a source.

Cardinals | Cards pick up John Lackey's option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 11:58:28 -0700

St. Louis Cardinals SP John Lackey's option for 2015 has been picked up by the Cardinals. Lackey is scheduled to make the veteran minimum, which will be $500,000.

Phillies | Mike Adams' option declined
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:50:55 -0700

Philadelphia Phillies RP Mike Adams' $6 million option for 2015 will not be picked up this offseason.

Giants | Madison Bumgarner credited with save
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:24:39 -0700

San Francisco Giants SP Madison Bumgarner was credited with the save, and not the win, in Game 7 of the World Series against the Kansas City Royals Wednesday, Oct. 29. He threw five shutout innings of relief after RP Jeremy Affeldt was credited with the win after going 2 1/3 innings of relief. Bumgarner's save became the longest in World Series history, with the previous longest coming in Game 6 for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 1981.

Marlins | Will pick up Jeff Mathis' option
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 08:45:17 -0700

Miami Marlins C Jeff Mathis' $1.5 million option for 2015 will be picked up this offseason, according to a source.