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12/14/2017 7:31pm
Cody Asche (KC) rotowire.com
Asche agreed to a minor-league deal with the Royals on Thursday.
12/14/2017 4:13pm
Cesar Puello (Ari) rotowire.com
The D-backs signed Puello to a minor-league deal Wednesday, Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports.
12/14/2017 3:38pm
Hunter Cervenka (Mia) rotowire.com
Cervenka was designated for assignment by the Marlins on Thursday.
12/14/2017 3:34pm
Mike Broadway (KC) rotowire.com
Broadway agreed to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with Kansas City on Thursday, Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com reports.
12/14/2017 1:40pm
Jonny Venters (TB) rotowire.com
Venters inked a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with the Rays on Thursday, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 1:36pm
Jason Coats (TB) rotowire.com
Coats has received an invitation to spring training, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 1:27pm
Colton Murray (TB) rotowire.com
Murray agreed to a minor-league contract with an invitation to spring training with the Rays on Thursday, MLB.com's Mark Feinsand reports.
12/14/2017 1:26pm
Brandon Snyder (TB) rotowire.com
Snyder signed a minor-league contract with the Rays on Thursday which includes and invitation to spring training, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 1:18pm
Ruben Alaniz (TB) rotowire.com
Alaniz signed a minor-league deal with an invite to spring training with Tampa Bay on Thursday, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 1:08pm
Cristhian Adames (Mia) rotowire.com
Adames agreed to a minor-league deal with an invitation to spring training with the Marlins on Thursday, Antonio Puesan of Magnus Media reports.
12/14/2017 11:50am
Fernando Rodney (Min) rotowire.com
Rodney reached a one-year, $4.5 million deal with the Twins on Thursday, Craig Mish of SiriusXM reports.
12/14/2017 11:40am
Max Schrock (StL) rotowire.com
Schrock was dealt to St. Louis, alongside Yairo Munoz, in exchange for Stephen Piscotty, MLB.com's Jane Lee reports.
12/14/2017 11:28am
Yairo Munoz (StL) rotowire.com
Munoz was traded to the Cardinals, alongside Max Schrock, in exchange for Stephen Piscotty, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 10:56am
Brett Graves (Mia) rotowire.com
Graves was selected by the Marlins with the 17th pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 10:39am
Anthony Gose (Hou) rotowire.com
Gose (elbow) was selected by the Astros with the 28th pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 10:35am
Hanser Alberto (Tex) rotowire.com
Alberto (shoulder) signed a minor league deal with the Rangers on Thursday that includes an invitation to spring training.
12/14/2017 10:35am
Albert Suarez (Ari) rotowire.com
Suarez was selected by the Diamondbacks with the 25th pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 10:27am
Kevin Jepsen (Tex) rotowire.com
Jepsen signed a minor league deal with the Rangers on Thursday that includes an invitation to spring training.
12/14/2017 10:24am
Luke Bard (Ana) rotowire.com
Bard was selected by the Angels with the 17th pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 10:18am
Michael Kelly (Bal) rotowire.com
Kelly signed a major league deal with the Orioles on Thursday, Brittany Ghiroli of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 10:08am
Steve Cishek (ChN) rotowire.com
Cishek has agreed to a two-year deal with the Cubs, pending a physical, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
12/14/2017 9:51am
Nick Burdi (Pit) rotowire.com
Burdi (elbow) was traded to the Pirates for international slot money.
12/14/2017 9:46am
Carlos Tocci (Tex) rotowire.com
Tocci was selected by the White Sox with the fourth pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday and subsequently dealt to the Rangers for cash, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 9:38am
Burch Smith (KC) rotowire.com
Smith was selected by the Mets with the sixth pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday and then dealt to the Royals for cash considerations, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 9:33am
(KC) rotowire.com
Keller was selected by the Reds with the fifth pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday and then dealt to the Royals for cash considerations, Jeffrey Flanagan of MLB.com reports.
12/14/2017 9:24am
Nick Burdi (Phi) rotowire.com
Burdi (elbow) was selected by the Phillies with the third pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 9:07am
Victor Reyes (Det) rotowire.com
Reyes was selected by the Tigers with the first pick in the Rule 5 draft Thursday.
12/14/2017 3:35am
Brandon Kintzler (Wsh) rotowire.com
Kintzler agreed to a two-year, $10 million contract with Washington, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.
12/14/2017 12:54am
Stephen Piscotty (StL) rotowire.com
The Cardinals have agreed to trade Piscotty to the A's in exchange for two minor-leaguers, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
12/13/2017 9:50pm
Wilkel Hernandez (Det) rotowire.com
Hernandez was traded to the Tigers along with Troy Montgomery in exchange for Ian Kinsler on Wednesday, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.
12/13/2017 9:10pm
Ian Kinsler (Ana) rotowire.com
Kinsler was traded to the Angels on Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
12/13/2017 8:50pm
Ian Kinsler (Det) rotowire.com
Contrary to a previous report, a deal to send Kinsler to the Angels has not yet been completed, Buster Olney of ESPN reports.
12/13/2017 7:54pm
Zeke Spruill (Tex) rotowire.com
Spruill signed a minor-league contract with the Rangers on Wednesday, T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com reports.
12/13/2017 7:17pm
Ian Kinsler (Ana) rotowire.com
Kinsler was traded to the Angels on Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
12/13/2017 6:20pm
Joe Smith (Hou) rotowire.com
Smith signed a two-year contract with the Astros on Wednesday, Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports.
12/13/2017 5:38pm
Magneuris Sierra (Mia) rotowire.com
Sierra was traded to the Marlins on Wednesday along with Sandy Alcantara and two undisclosed prospects for Marcell Ozuan, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.
12/13/2017 5:23pm
Juan Nicasio (Sea) rotowire.com
Nicasio signed a two-year deal with the Mariners on Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports.
12/13/2017 4:35pm
Edinson Volquez rotowire.com
Volquez (elbow) was released by Miami on Wednesday, Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports.
12/13/2017 3:23pm
Shawn Armstrong (Sea) rotowire.com
Armstrong was traded to the Mariners in exchange for $500,000 of international bonus pool money.
12/13/2017 2:16pm
Sandy Alcantara (Mia) rotowire.com
Alcantara was traded to the Marlins on Wednesday as part of the return package in the trade that sent Marcell Ozuna to the Cardinals, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
12/13/2017 1:19pm
Marcell Ozuna (StL) rotowire.com
Ozuna was traded to the Cardinals on Wednesday, Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports.
12/13/2017 12:21pm
Francisco Pena (StL) rotowire.com
Pena agreed to a minor-league deal with St. Louis on Wednesday, Derrick Goold of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch reports.
12/13/2017 11:43am
Anthony Swarzak (NYN) rotowire.com
Swarzak signed a two-year, $14 million contract with the Mets on Wednesday, Marc Carig of Newsday reports.
12/13/2017 10:34am
Jake McGee (Col) rotowire.com
McGee will remain with the Rockies after signing a new deal Wednesday, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.
12/13/2017 9:49am
Michael Pineda (Min) rotowire.com
Pineda (elbow) signed a two-year deal with the Twins on Wednesday.
12/13/2017 9:43am
Edgar Olmos rotowire.com
Olmos has agreed to pitch with Chiba Lotte Marines in Japan for the 2018 season, the team's official site reports.
12/13/2017 9:39am
Mike Bolsinger rotowire.com
Bolsinger has agreed to pitch with Chiba Lotte Marines in Japan for the 2018 season, the team's official Twitter account reports.
12/13/2017 9:33am
Tommy Hunter (Phi) rotowire.com
Hunter has agreed to a two-year deal with the Phillies worth approximately $18 million, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
12/13/2017 12:58am
Erik Kratz (NYA) rotowire.com
Kratz re-signed with the Yankees on Tuesday, Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports.
12/12/2017 9:23pm
Drew Smyly (ChN) rotowire.com
Smyly agreed to a two-year contract with the Cubs on Tuesday, Buster Olney of ESPN reports.
12/12/2017 8:19pm
Bryan Shaw (Col) rotowire.com
Shaw has agreed to sign with the Rockies, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
12/12/2017 7:21pm
Colin Moran (Hou) rotowire.com
Manager A.J. Hinch said the Astros may deploy Moran in left field during spring training, Jake Kaplan of the Houston Chronicle reports.
12/12/2017 7:07pm
Chris Bassitt (Oak) rotowire.com
The A's haven't decided if Bassitt will work as a starter or reliever in 2018, Jane Lee of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 6:57pm
Christian Arroyo (SF) rotowire.com
Arroyo (hand) is expected to be fully ready for spring training, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
12/12/2017 6:50pm
Bubba Starling (KC) rotowire.com
General manager Dayton Moore said Starling (oblique) will start the 2018 season with Triple-A Omaha, Rustin Dodd of The Kansas City Star reports.
12/12/2017 6:42pm
Tyler Glasnow (Pit) rotowire.com
General manager Neal Huntington said the Pirates are open to using Glasnow out of the bullpen to start the season, Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports.
12/12/2017 6:30pm
Jose Iglesias (Det) rotowire.com
General manager Al Avila said he expects Iglesias to be the Tigers' starting shortstop in 2018, Jason Beck of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 6:25pm
Luis Sardinas (Bal) rotowire.com
Manager Buck Showalter said Sardinas is a candidate to serve a utility role next season, Rich Dubroff of PressBoxonline.com reports.
12/12/2017 6:15pm
Seth Frankoff rotowire.com
Frankoff signed a contract for 2018 to play for the Doosan Bears in South Korea, the Korea Herald reports.
12/12/2017 6:11pm
Kyle Lewis (Sea) rotowire.com
General manager Jerry Dipoto said he expects Lewis (knee) to be fully ready for spring training, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 6:03pm
Brandon Guyer (Cle) rotowire.com
Guyer (wrist) may not be ready for Opening Day, though he's expected to be fine for the majority of the season, Zack Meisel of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
12/12/2017 5:57pm
Chris Owings (Ari) rotowire.com
Owings (finger) will be used in a super-utility role next season, Steve Gilbert of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 5:41pm
Carlos Rodon (ChA) rotowire.com
General manager Rick Hahn said Rodon (shoulder) remains without a timetable for his return, Mark Gonzales of the Chicago Tribune reports.
12/12/2017 5:32pm
Robinson Cano (Sea) rotowire.com
Manager Scott Servais said Cano was bothered by a lower body issue for the second half of 2017, Greg Johns of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 5:25pm
Jake Brigham rotowire.com
Brigham signed a one-year, $500,000 contract to play for the Nexen Heroes in South Korea, the Yonhap news agency reports.
12/12/2017 5:22pm
Trevor May (Min) rotowire.com
General manager Thad Levine said the Twins plan to stretch May (elbow) out as a starter, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
12/12/2017 5:18pm
Josh Lindblom rotowire.com
Lindbloom signed a one-year, $1.45 million contract to play for the Doosan Bears in South Korea, the Korea Herald reports.
12/12/2017 5:15pm
Miguel Sano (Min) rotowire.com
Sano (shin) is continuing his rehab in Florida, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
12/12/2017 5:11pm
Corey Seager (LA) rotowire.com
General manager Farhan Zaidi said Seager will not require offseason elbow surgery, Andy McCullough of the Los Angeles Times reports.
12/12/2017 4:58pm
Adrian Houser (Mil) rotowire.com
General manager David Stearns said he's unsure if Houser will be used as a starter or reliever moving forward, Tom Haudricourt of the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel reports.
12/12/2017 4:47pm
Taylor Williams (Mil) rotowire.com
General manager David Stearns said the Brewers are still deciding whether Williams will be viewed as a starter or reliever moving forward, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.
12/12/2017 4:34pm
Dee Gordon (Sea) rotowire.com
Manager Scott Servais said Gordon is expected to bat leadoff in 2018, Ryan Divish of The Seattle Times reports.
12/12/2017 4:16pm
Michael Fulmer (Det) rotowire.com
Fulmer (elbow) started a throwing program Tuesday, Anthony Fenech of the Detroit Free Press reports.
12/12/2017 4:07pm
Chris Shaw (SF) rotowire.com
Manager Bruce Bochy said he expects Shaw (shoulder) to begin next season with Triple-A Sacramento, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
12/12/2017 3:59pm
Will Smith (SF) rotowire.com
Smith (elbow) is expected to be ready for Opening Day assuming he stays on schedule in his rehab, Alex Pavlovic of NBC Sports Bay Area reports.
12/12/2017 3:49pm
Kenta Maeda (LA) rotowire.com
Manager Dave Roberts said Maeda is expected to start next season, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 3:34pm
Walker Buehler (LA) rotowire.com
Manager Dave Roberts said Buehler will work as a starter in 2018, Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 2:57pm
Jeurys Familia (NYN) rotowire.com
Manager Mickey Callaway said Familia will not be the Mets' sole closer in 2018, Mike Puma of the New York Post reports.
12/12/2017 1:56pm
Alexi Ogando (Cle) rotowire.com
Ogando signed a minor-league contract with the Indians on Tuesday, Jesse Sanchez of MLB.com reports.
12/12/2017 1:39pm
Ryan Schimpf (TB) rotowire.com
Schimpf was traded to the Rays in exchange for Deion Tansel on Tuesday, Steve Carney of Sports Radio 620 WDAE reports.
12/12/2017 12:25pm
Aaron Sanchez (Tor) rotowire.com
Sanchez (finger) played catch Tuesday for the first time since he was shut down in September, Shi Davidi of Sportsnet.ca reports.
12/12/2017 11:32am
Jabari Blash (NYA) rotowire.com
Blash was traded to the Yankees on Tuesday in exchange for Chase Headley and Bryan Mitchell, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports.
12/12/2017 11:25am
Bryan Mitchell (SD) rotowire.com
Mitchell was traded to the Padres along with Chase Headley on Tuesday in exchange for Jabari Blash, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.
12/12/2017 11:19am
Chase Headley (SD) rotowire.com
Headley was traded to the Padres along with Bryan Mitchell on Tuesday for an undisclosed package, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reports.
12/12/2017 10:49am
Steven Duggar (SF) rotowire.com
The Giants view Duggar as the long-term option in center field, the San Francisco Chronicle's Henry Schulman reports. "We value Duggar as a guy we can look toward to in the future, so it does affect how we view addressing that need this offseason," general manager Bobby Evans said at Monday at the winter meetings. "It does give us a mindset more short term."
12/12/2017 10:37am
Albert Pujols (Ana) rotowire.com
The Angels hope Pujols can play first base two days a week in 2018 in order to get Shohei Ohtani starts at designated hitter, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
12/12/2017 12:11am
Neil Wagner rotowire.com
Wagner signed a deal in Japan with the Seibu Lions on Tuesday, Yahoo! Japan reports.
12/11/2017 7:59pm
Rymer Liriano (Ana) rotowire.com
Liriano signed a minor-league deal with the Angels, Jeff Fletcher of the Orange County Register reports.
12/11/2017 7:29pm
Brandon Morrow (ChN) rotowire.com
Morrow is seen as the Cubs' would-be closer, barring further offseason additions, Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times reports.
12/11/2017 7:19pm
Gordon Beckham (Sea) rotowire.com
Beckham agreed to a minor-league deal with the Mariners on Monday, SB Nation's Chris Cotillo reports.
12/11/2017 7:12pm
Nick Burdi (Min) rotowire.com
Burdi (elbow) made 75 throws from 80 feet Monday as he works his way back from Tommy John surgery in late May, Mike Berardino of the St. Paul Pioneer Press reports.
12/11/2017 6:57pm
Mark Melancon (SF) rotowire.com
Melancon (forearm) played catch pain free Monday, Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle reports.
12/11/2017 6:27pm
Pedro Severino (Wsh) rotowire.com
General manager Mike Rizzo said the Nationals are "cool with" Severino being their backup catcher next season, Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post reports.
12/11/2017 6:05pm
Aaron Sanchez (Tor) rotowire.com
Sanchez (finger) is being evaluated in Florida on Monday and could begin playing catch in the near future, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.
12/11/2017 5:52pm
Devon Travis (Tor) rotowire.com
General manager Ross Atkins said Travis (knee) will be ready for the start of spring training, Gregor Chisholm of MLB.com reports.
12/11/2017 5:33pm
Joey Wendle (TB) rotowire.com
Wendle was traded from the A's to the Rays in exchange for a player to be named later, Mark Feinsand of MLB.com reports.
12/11/2017 5:21pm
Michael Brantley (Cle) rotowire.com
The Indians are encouraged by Brantley's (ankle) progress in his rehab from right ankle surgery, Zack Meisel of The Athletic Cleveland reports.
12/11/2017 4:52pm
Pat Neshek (Phi) rotowire.com
Neshek signed a two-year contract with the Phillies on Monday worth around $16-17 million, Jon Heyman of FanRagSports.com reports.
12/11/2017 4:33pm
Engelb Vielma (Pit) rotowire.com
Vielma was claimed off waivers by the Pirates on Monday, Adam Berry of MLB.com reports.
12/11/2017 4:20pm
Matt Wieters (Wsh) rotowire.com
Wieters is expected to catch fewer games in 2018, Chelsea Janes of The Washington Post reports.