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Padres | Five players signed by Padres
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 10:33:24 -0800

The San Diego Padres signed RHPs Jonathan Aro, Michael Mariot, and Robert Stock, C Rafael Lopez and OF Shane Peterson to minor league deals Thursday, Jan. 18, with invites to spring training.

Pirates | Felipe Rivero extension official
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 09:11:06 -0800

Pittsburgh Pirates LHP Felipe Rivero officially signed his four-year contract extension Thursday, Jan. 18, with club options for 2022 and 2023. The previously reported amount for the deal was about $22 million.

Mets | Two Mets cut
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:16:02 -0800

New York Mets RHP Kevin McGowan and RHP Chasen Bradford were designated for assignment Thursday, Jan. 18.

Brewers | Ernesto Frieri signs with Brewers
Thu, 18 Jan 2018 06:47:46 -0800

Free-agent RHP Ernesto Frieri (Mariners) signed a minor league contract with the Seattle Mariners Thursday, Jan. 18.

Mets | Michael Conforto likely back in May
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 23:50:38 -0800

New York Mets OF Michael Conforto (shoulder) is not expected to return from shoulder surgery until May, according to general manager Sandy Alderson. Conforto dislocated his shoulder while swinging a bat last August and underwent the procedure in September.

Pirates | Shane Carle sent to Atlanta
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:58:50 -0800

Pittsburgh Pirates RHP Shane Carle was traded to the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Jan. 17, in exchange for a player to be named or cash.

Braves | Shane Carle acquired by Braves
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 13:57:13 -0800

Pittsburgh Pirates RHP Shane Carle was acquired by the Atlanta Braves Wednesday, Jan. 17, in exchange for a player to be named or cash.

Cubs | Brian Duensing returns to Cubs
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:57:54 -0800

Free-agent LHP Brian Duensing (Cubs) agreed to a two-year, $7 million deal with the Chicago Cubs Wednesday, Jan. 17.

Giants | Andrew McCutchen to play right field
Tue, 16 Jan 2018 19:29:46 -0800

San Francisco Giants OF Andrew McCutchen will play primarily in right field in 2018, while OF Hunter Pence will play left field on a full-time basis, according to manager Bruce Bochy.