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2014/12/19
RP
Broderick, Brian
KC
The Kansas City Royals acquired RP Brian Broderick from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Friday, Dec. 19, for 2B Johnny Giavotella.
2014/12/19
RP
Broderick, Brian
KC
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired 2B Johnny Giavotella from the Kansas City Royals Friday, Dec. 19, for RP Brian Broderick.
2014/12/19
P
Carter, Anthony
CHC
The Chicago Cubs signed RP Anthony Carter to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training. Financial terms of the deal weren't disclosed.
2014/12/19
RP
Claiborne, Preston
NYY
The New York Yankees acquired RP Gonzalez Germen from the New York Mets Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for cash considerations. RP Preston Claiborne was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
2014/12/19
TO
Coolbaugh, Scott
BAL
The Baltimore Orioles will interview Scott Coolbaugh for the open hitting coach position. Coolbaugh was the Texas Rangers' hitting coach in 2011 and 2012 and serves now as a minor league hitting instructor for the team.
2014/12/19
TO
Coolbaugh, Scott
BAL
The Baltimore Orioles hired Scott Coolbaugh as their hitting coach Friday, Dec. 19. Coolbaugh was the minor league hitting coordinator for the Texas Rangers in 2014.
2014/12/19
INF
Duffy, Matt
SF
Miami Marlins 3B Casey McGehee is of trade interest to the San Francisco Giants, according to sources. San Francisco P Hunter Strickland and INF Matt Duffy are also involved in the trade discussions.
2014/12/19
P
Eflin, Zach
PHI
Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19. The Padres also acquired C Tim Federowicz and $32 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin.
2014/12/19
P
Eflin, Zach
PHI
The Los Angeles Dodgers officially acquired SS Jimmy Rollins in exchange for P Zach Eflin and P Tom Windle Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SP
Eovaldi, Nathan
NYY
The Miami Marlins acquired 3B Martin Prado and RP David Phelps from the New York Yankees Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German.
2014/12/19
SP
Eovaldi, Nathan
NYY
Miami Marlins SP Nathan Eovaldi is close to being traded to the New York Yankees in exchange for INF Martin Prado, according to a source.
2014/12/19
SP
Eovaldi, Nathan
NYY
The New York Yankees are acquiring SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German from the Miami Marlins in exchange for INF Martin Prado and RP David Phelps.
2014/12/19
C
Federowicz, Tim
SD
Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19. The Padres also acquired C Tim Federowicz and $32 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin.
2014/12/19
SP
Fried, Max
ATL
San Diego Padres SP Max Fried is part of a deal agreed upon to send OF Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves to the Padres.
2014/12/19
SP
Fried, Max
ATL
Updating earlier reports, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton has been acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for SP Max Fried, SS Jace Peterson, 3B Dustin Peterson and OF Mallex Smith Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SS
Galvis, Freddy
PHI
Philadelphia Phillies INF Freddy Galvis could have "an opportunity" to be the team's starting shortstop next year, according to general manager Ruben Amaro Jr.
2014/12/19
C
Gattis, Evan
ATL
Atlanta Braves OF Evan Gattis is expected to play left field and bat cleanup next season, unless the team is blown away by a trade offer.
2014/12/19
P
German, Domingo
NYY
The Miami Marlins acquired 3B Martin Prado and RP David Phelps from the New York Yankees Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German.
2014/12/19
P
German, Domingo
NYY
The New York Yankees are acquiring SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German from the Miami Marlins in exchange for INF Martin Prado and RP David Phelps.
2014/12/19
RP
Germen, Gonzalez
NYY
The New York Yankees acquired RP Gonzalez Germen from the New York Mets Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for cash considerations. RP Preston Claiborne was designated for assignment in a corresponding move.
2014/12/19
2B
Giavotella, Johnny
LAA
The Kansas City Royals acquired RP Brian Broderick from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim Friday, Dec. 19, for 2B Johnny Giavotella.
2014/12/19
2B
Giavotella, Johnny
LAA
Kansas City Royals 2B Johnny Giavotella is close to being traded to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, according to sources.
2014/12/19
2B
Giavotella, Johnny
LAA
The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired 2B Johnny Giavotella from the Kansas City Royals Friday, Dec. 19, for RP Brian Broderick.
2014/12/19
C
Grandal, Yasmani
LAD
Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19. The Padres also acquired C Tim Federowicz and $32 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin.
2014/12/19
RP
Grilli, Jason
FA
The New York Yankees have apparently ruled out any interest in free-agent RP Jason Grilli (Angels).
2014/12/19
C
Hanigan, Ryan
SD
Boston Red Sox 3B Will Middlebrooks is close to being acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for C Ryan Hanigan.
2014/12/19
OF
Hart, Corey
PIT
The Pittsburgh Pirates signed free-agent OF Corey Hart (Mariners) to an undisclosed one-year deal Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Hart, Corey
PIT
Updating a previous report, Pittsburgh Pirates 1B Corey Hart can receive incentives of $250,000 each for 350, 375, 400 and 425 plate appearances, and $300,000 apiece for 450, 475, 500, 525 and 550.
2014/12/19
3B
Holt, Brock
BOS
Boston Red Sox 3B Brock Holt will stay with the team barring any overwhelming trade offer, according to team sources. The Red Sox love Holt's versatility, as he played multiple positions last season.
2014/12/19
C
Hundley, Nick
FA
Free-agent C Nick Hundley (Orioles) has received a two-year offer from a team, and he is therefore unlikely to re-sign with the Baltimore Orioles, according to sources.
2014/12/19
OF
Jensen, Kyle
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Kyle Jensen was designated for assignment Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
1B
Jones, Garrett
NYY
The New York Yankees are acquiring SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German from the Miami Marlins in exchange for INF Martin Prado and RP David Phelps.
2014/12/19
1B
Jones, Garrett
NYY
The Miami Marlins acquired 3B Martin Prado and RP David Phelps from the New York Yankees Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German.
2014/12/19
OF
Kemp, Matt
SD
San Diego Padres OF Wil Myers is likely to play center field for the Friars, with OFs Matt Kemp and Justin Upton flanking him in the corner outfield spots.
2014/12/19
OF
Kemp, Matt
SD
San Diego Padres OFs Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Wil Myers are expected to play right field, left field and center field, respectively, according to manager Bud Black.
2014/12/19
OF
Kemp, Matt
SD
Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19. The Padres also acquired C Tim Federowicz and $32 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin.
2014/12/19
C
Lavarnway, Ryan
CHC
The Chicago Cubs claimed C Ryan Lavarnway off waivers from the Los Angeles Dodgers Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Long, Matt
MIL
The Milwaukee Brewers acquired IF/OF Matt Long and RP Jarret Martin from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Shawn Zarraga.
2014/12/19
RP
Martin, Jarret
MIL
The Milwaukee Brewers acquired IF/OF Matt Long and RP Jarret Martin from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Shawn Zarraga.
2014/12/19
OF
Maybin, Cameron
SD
San Diego Padres OFs Cameron Maybin and Will Venable could be drawing trade interest from the San Francisco Giants.
2014/12/19
3B
McGehee, Casey
SF
Miami Marlins 3B Casey McGehee is of trade interest to the San Francisco Giants, according to sources. San Francisco P Hunter Strickland and INF Matt Duffy are also involved in the trade discussions.
2014/12/19
3B
McGehee, Casey
SF
The San Francisco Giants acquired 3B Casey McGehee from the Miami Marlins Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
RP
Mercedes, Melvin
DET
Detroit Tigers RP Melvin Mercedes cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Toledo Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
3B
Middlebrooks, Will
BOS
Boston Red Sox 3B Will Middlebrooks is close to being acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for C Ryan Hanigan.
2014/12/19
OF
Myers, Wil
SD
San Diego Padres OF Wil Myers is likely to play center field for the Friars, with OFs Matt Kemp and Justin Upton flanking him in the corner outfield spots.
2014/12/19
OF
Myers, Wil
SD
San Diego Padres OFs Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Wil Myers are expected to play right field, left field and center field, respectively, according to manager Bud Black.
2014/12/19
SP
Northcraft, Aaron
SD
The San Diego Padres received SP Aaron Northcraft from the Atlanta Braves Friday, Dec. 19, as part of the Justin Upton deal.
2014/12/19
INF
O'Malley, Shawn
LAA
Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim INF Shawn O'Malley is expected to be granted an unconditional release.
2014/12/19
SP
Oramas, Juan Pablo
TOR
The Toronto Blue Jays claimed SP Juan Pablo Oramas off waivers from the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SP
Peavy, Jake
SF
Free-agent SP Jake Peavy (Giants) has agreed to re-sign with the San Francisco Giants on a two-year, $24 million deal Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SP
Peavy, Jake
SF
San Francisco Giants SP Jake Peavy will make base salaries of $7 million in 2015 and $13 million in 2016 as part of his two-year, $24 million deal, according to a source. His contract includes a $4 million signing bonus, a full no-trade clause and an awards package. Peavy will return to the starting rotation.
2014/12/19
OF
Pederson, Joc
LAD
Los Angeles Dodgers OF Joc Pederson isn't penciled in as the starting center field for next season.
2014/12/19
OF
Peguero, Carlos
FA
Kansas City Royals OF Carlos Peguero was released Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
3B
Peterson, Dustin
ATL
Updating earlier reports, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton has been acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for SP Max Fried, SS Jace Peterson, 3B Dustin Peterson and OF Mallex Smith Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SS
Peterson, Jace
ATL
Updating earlier reports, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton has been acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for SP Max Fried, SS Jace Peterson, 3B Dustin Peterson and OF Mallex Smith Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
SS
Peterson, Jace
ATL
Atlanta Braves 2B Jace Peterson will be given a chance to win the starting second base job this year.
2014/12/19
OF
Peterson, Shane
CHC
The Chicago Cubs claimed OF Shane Peterson off waivers from the Oakland Athletics Friday, Dec. 19, according to a source.
2014/12/19
RP
Phelps, David
MIA
The New York Yankees are acquiring SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German from the Miami Marlins in exchange for INF Martin Prado and RP David Phelps.
2014/12/19
RP
Phelps, David
MIA
The Miami Marlins acquired 3B Martin Prado and RP David Phelps from the New York Yankees Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German.
2014/12/19
2B
Pirela, Jose
NYY
New York Yankees 2Bs Robert Refsnyder and Jose Pirela figure to be in competition for the starting second base job next season.
2014/12/19
3B
Prado, Martin
MIA
Miami Marlins SP Nathan Eovaldi is close to being traded to the New York Yankees in exchange for INF Martin Prado, according to a source.
2014/12/19
3B
Prado, Martin
MIA
The Miami Marlins acquired 3B Martin Prado and RP David Phelps from the New York Yankees Friday, Dec. 19, in exchange for SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German.
2014/12/19
3B
Prado, Martin
MIA
The New York Yankees are acquiring SP Nathan Eovaldi, 1B Garrett Jones and P Domingo German from the Miami Marlins in exchange for INF Martin Prado and RP David Phelps.
2014/12/19
RP
Price, Bryan C.
CLE
Cleveland Indians RP Bryan C. Price cleared waivers and was outrighted to Triple-A Columbus Thursday, Dec. 18.
2014/12/19
2B
Punto, Nick
FA
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto reportedly was designated for assignment Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
2B
Punto, Nick
FA
Oakland Athletics 2B Nick Punto will be released Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Rasmus, Colby
FA
The Minnesota Twins are not interested in free-agent OF Colby Rasmus (Blue Jays).
2014/12/19
2B
Refsnyder, Robert
NYY
New York Yankees 2Bs Robert Refsnyder and Jose Pirela figure to be in competition for the starting second base job next season.
2014/12/19
C
Rivera, Rene
TB
Tampa Bay Rays C Rene Rivera is expected to receive the majority of starts behind the plate next season and is considered a key piece of the team's future, according to president of baseball operations Matthew Silverman.
2014/12/19
3B
Rodriguez, Alex
NYY
New York Yankees 3B Alex Rodriguez projects to have limited at-bats as the designated hitter against left-handed pitching.
2014/12/19
SS
Rollins, Jimmy
LAD
The Los Angeles Dodgers officially acquired SS Jimmy Rollins in exchange for P Zach Eflin and P Tom Windle Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
C
Ross, David
CHC
Free-agent C David Ross (Red Sox) signed a two-year, $5 million contract with the Chicago Cubs Friday, Dec. 19, according to sources.
2014/12/19
SP
Shields, James
FA
Free-agent SP James Shields (Royals) is attracting interest from the San Francisco Giants, and they are "in the mix" for his services, according to a baseball source.
2014/12/19
OF
Smith, Mallex
ATL
Updating earlier reports, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton has been acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for SP Max Fried, SS Jace Peterson, 3B Dustin Peterson and OF Mallex Smith Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Smith, Mallex
ATL
Atlanta Braves OF Mallex Smith, newly acquired in the deal for OF Justin Upton, has averaged 76 stolen bases and hit higher than .300 in the minors the last two seasons.
2014/12/19
OF
Souza, Steven
TB
Tampa Bay Rays OF Steven Souza is considered a mainstay with the organization, according to president of baseball operations Matthew Sullivan.
2014/12/19
P
Strickland, Hunter
SF
Miami Marlins 3B Casey McGehee is of trade interest to the San Francisco Giants, according to sources. San Francisco P Hunter Strickland and INF Matt Duffy are also involved in the trade discussions.
2014/12/19
SP
Syndergaard, Noah
NYM
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard is said to be the centerpiece of a potential package of young players in a possible deal for Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki, according to sources. Although, there is nothing imminent.
2014/12/19
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
COL
Updating a previous report, Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki trade talks between the team and the New York Mets are expected to last throughout the winter, according to a source. The chances of a blockbuster trade coming together remain remote, with multiple hurdles left to clear before an agreement is reached.
2014/12/19
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
COL
New York Mets SP Noah Syndergaard is said to be the centerpiece of a potential package of young players in a possible deal for Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki, according to sources. Although, there is nothing imminent.
2014/12/19
SS
Tulowitzki, Troy
COL
Colorado Rockies SS Troy Tulowitzki has been quietly shopped to the New York Mets for weeks. The two sides have been progressing while exchanging names, but nothing is imminent.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton is close to being traded to an undisclosed team Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
Updating earlier reports, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton has been acquired by the San Diego Padres in exchange for SP Max Fried, SS Jace Peterson, 3B Dustin Peterson and OF Mallex Smith Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OF Justin Upton was acquired by the team with little regard that he has one year of control, in the opinion of beat writer Corey Brock. The team doesn't have realistic hopes they can re-sign him and would be happy with the draft pick tied to a qualifying offer after the 2015 season.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
Updating an earlier report, Atlanta Braves OF Justin Upton is close to being acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OF Wil Myers is likely to play center field for the Friars, with OFs Matt Kemp and Justin Upton flanking him in the corner outfield spots.
2014/12/19
OF
Upton, Justin
SD
San Diego Padres OFs Matt Kemp, Justin Upton and Wil Myers are expected to play right field, left field and center field, respectively, according to manager Bud Black.
2014/12/19
OF
Venable, Will
SD
San Diego Padres OFs Cameron Maybin and Will Venable could be drawing trade interest from the San Francisco Giants.
2014/12/19
SP
Wieland, Joe
LAD
Updating an ongoing story, OF Matt Kemp has officially been acquired by the San Diego Padres Friday, Dec. 19. The Padres also acquired C Tim Federowicz and $32 million from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Yasmani Grandal, SP Joe Wieland and SP Zach Eflin.
2014/12/19
P
Windle, Tom
PHI
The Los Angeles Dodgers officially acquired SS Jimmy Rollins in exchange for P Zach Eflin and P Tom Windle Friday, Dec. 19.
2014/12/19
P
Zarraga, Shawn
LAD
The Milwaukee Brewers acquired IF/OF Matt Long and RP Jarret Martin from the Los Angeles Dodgers in exchange for C Shawn Zarraga.