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Athletics | Stephen Piscotty lands in Oakland
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:36:12 -0800

St. Louis Cardinals OF Stephen Piscotty was acquired by the Oakland Athletics Thursday, Dec. 14, in exchange for SS Yairo Munoz and 2B Max Schrock.


Astros | Anthony Gose's trail continues with Astros
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:21:48 -0800

Texas Rangers LHP/OF Anthony Gose was selected by the Houston Astros with the 15th pick in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14.


Twins | Tyler Kinley selected by Twins
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:18:43 -0800

Miami Marlins RHP Tyler Kinley was selected by the Minnesota Twins with the 13th pick in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14.


Angels | Luke Bard goes to Halos
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:17:51 -0800

Minnesota Twins RHP Luke Bard was selected by the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim with the 12th pick in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14.


Mariners | Mike Ford to Mariners
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:10:10 -0800

New York Yankees 1B Mike Ford was selected by the Seattle Mariners with the 11th pick in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14.


Orioles | Three selected by O's in Rule 5 Draft
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 08:03:48 -0800

New York Yankees LHP Nestor Cortes, Chicago Cubs RHP Pedro Araujo and Yankees RHP Jose Mesa were selected by the Baltimore Orioles in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14. Cortes, Araujo and Mesa were the eighth, 16th and 18th picks, respectively.


Royals | KC grabs two Rule 5 picks
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:57:10 -0800

Arizona Diamondbacks RHP Brad Keller and Tampa Bay Rays RHP Burch Smith were acquired by the Kansas City Royals Thursday, Dec. 14. Keller and Smith were the fifth and sixth picks, respectively, in the Rule 5 Draft by the Cincinnati Reds and New York Mets.


Rangers | Carlos Tocci snagged by Texas
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:54:44 -0800

Philadelphia Phillies OF Carlos Tocci was acquired by the Texas Rangers after the Chicago White Sox selected him with the fourth pick in the Rule 5 Draft Thursday, Dec. 14.


Tigers | Victor Reyes selected by DET
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:51:49 -0800

Arizona Diamondbacks OF Victor Reyes was the first pick in the Rule 5 Draft by the Detroit Tigers Thursday, Dec. 14.


Orioles | Michael Kelly signs with O's
Thu, 14 Dec 2017 07:13:49 -0800

Free-agent RHP Michael Kelly (Padres) signed a one-year deal with the Baltimore Orioles Thursday, Dec. 14. He'll open the season at Class AAA Norfolk. Financial terms weren't disclosed.


Athletics | Oakland acquires Stephen Piscotty
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 23:45:34 -0800

The Oakland Athletics acquired OF Stephen Piscotty from the St. Louis Cardinals for a pair of minor leaguers Wednesday, Dec. 13.


Angels | Ian Kinsler traded to Angels
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:49:31 -0800

The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim acquired 2B Ian Kinsler from the Detroit Tigers in exchange for RHP Wilkel Hernandez and OF Troy Montgomery on Wednesday, Dec. 13.


Tigers | Tigers get two prospects for Ian Kinsler
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 18:47:07 -0800

The Detroit Tigers acquired RHP Wilkel Hernandez and OF Troy Montgomery from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in exchange for 2B Ian Kinsler on Wednesday, Dec. 13.


Astros | Houston adding Joe Smith
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:49:14 -0800

Free-agent RHP Joe Smith (Indians) agree to terms on a two-year deal with the Houston Astros Wednesday, Dec. 12, according to a source. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Mariners | Seattle adds Juan Nicasio
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 16:44:21 -0800

Free-agent RHP Juan Nicasio (Cardinals) agreed a two-year contract with the Seattle Mariners Wednesday, Dec. 13, according to sources. Financial terms were not disclosed.


Indians | Shawn Armstrong traded to Seattle
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:39:09 -0800

Cleveland Indians RHP Shawn Armstrong was traded to the Seattle Mariners Wednesday, Dec. 13, in exchange for international slot money.


Mariners | Seattle trades for Shawn Armstrong
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 12:37:27 -0800

Cleveland Indians RHP Shawn Armstrong was acquired by the Seattle Mariners Wednesday, Dec. 13, in exchange for international slot money.


Rays | Anthony Misiewicz dealt to Seattle
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:34:01 -0800

The Tampa Bay Rays traded LHP Anthony Misiewicz to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, Dec. 13, in exchange for international slot money.


Mariners | Seattle acquires Anthony Misiewicz from Rays
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 10:29:59 -0800

Tampa Bay Rays LHP Anthony Misiewicz was traded to the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday, Dec. 13, in exchange for international slot money.


Twins | Michael Pineda signs with Twins
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 06:50:54 -0800

Free-agent RHP Michael Pineda (Yankees) signed a two-year, $10 million deal with the Minnesota Twins Wednesday, Dec. 13.


Yankees | Erik Kratz re-signs with Yankees
Wed, 13 Dec 2017 05:19:49 -0800

Free-agent C Erik Kratz (Yankees) re-signed with the New York Yankees on an undisclosed deal Tuesday, Dec. 12.


Angels | Shohei Ohtani has sprained UCL
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 20:21:17 -0800

Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim RHP/OF Shohei Ohtani (elbow) is nursing a first-degree sprain of his right ulnar collateral ligament and reportedly underwent a platelet-rich plasma shot in October in hopes of treating the elbow pain caused by it. In addition, Ohtani has a "small free body" floating in his elbow near his UCL.


Twins | Phil Hughes progressing nicely
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:05:54 -0800

Minnesota Twins RHP Phil Hughes (thoracic outlet syndrome) is reportedly doing "extremely well" and appears to be on track to contribute in 2018, according to a source.


Orioles | Steve Wilkerson suspended 50 games
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 18:03:27 -0800

Baltimore Orioles INF Steve Wilkerson was suspended for 50 games on Tuesday, Dec. 12, for a violation of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Plan.


Mariners | Seattle lands two on minors deals
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 17:55:17 -0800

Free-agent 1B Matt Hague (Twins) and OF John Andreoli (Cubs) signed minor-league contracts with the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday, Dec. 12.


Rays | Tampa Bay deals for Ryan Schimpf
Tue, 12 Dec 2017 10:52:33 -0800

The Tampa Bay Rays traded INF Deion Tansel to the San Diego Padres in exchange for INF Ryan Schimpf on Tuesday, Dec. 12.