Thu, 16 Jan 2014 12:30:02 -0800
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim SS John McDonald will receive an invite to spring training, and he can make $850,000 in base salary plus incentives if he makes the active roster.
Thu, 16 Jan 2014 11:37:43 -0800
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim signed free-agent SS John McDonald (Red Sox) to a minor league deal Thursday, Jan. 16.
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:24:33 -0800
The Boston Red Sox are seeking an infielder who can play shortstop and third base. INF Brock Holt played 26 games with the team last season, and he is a candidate to fill the void. The team also remains in touch with veteran INF John McDonald, who was a late-season addition in 2013. McDonald also might be a candidate for a coaching position in the organizations.
Mon, 04 Nov 2013 12:53:10 -0800
The Boston Red Sox did not extend a one-year, $14.1 million qualifying offer to free-agent C Jarrod Saltalamacchia, but the team could still re-sign him at a reduced price for a longer term. Also, free-agent SS John McDonald and RP Joel Hanrahan didn't receive offers.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 21:11:01 -0700
The Boston Red Sox transferred P Alex Wilson (thumb) from the 15-day to 60-day disabled list Saturday, Aug. 31. His spot on the 40-man roster was needed for the addition of INF John McDonald.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 21:04:44 -0700
The Boston Red Sox acquired INF John McDonald from the Philadelphia Phillies Saturday, Aug. 31, in exchange for minor-league P Nefi Ogando.
Sat, 31 Aug 2013 21:00:56 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies traded 3B Michael Young to the Los Angeles Dodgers Saturday, Aug. 31, and they dealt INF John McDonald to the Boston Red Sox for minor-league P Nefi Ogando. The compensation in the Young deal is not yet known.
Sun, 25 Aug 2013 11:56:39 -0700
Philadelphia Phillies OF Casper Wells and INF John McDonald made rare pitching appearances during the 18th inning of the team's loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks Saturday, Aug. 24. Wells allowed five runs on five hits and three walks in two-thirds of an inning while being tagged with the loss. McDonald allowed two hits in one-third of an inning with a strikeout.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:09:52 -0700
The Cleveland Indians have traded 2B John McDonald to the Philadelphia Phillies for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
Thu, 27 Jun 2013 12:09:11 -0700
The Philadelphia Phillies have acquired 2B John McDonald from the Cleveland Indians for a player to be named later or cash considerations. McDonald is expected to join the team in Los Angeles.