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.
Wed, 26 Jun 2013 12:08:32 -0700
The Cleveland Indians activated SS Asdrubal Cabrera (quadriceps) from the disabled list Wednesday, June 26, and designated INF John McDonald for assignment in a corresponding move.
Fantasy Tip: Get Cabrera back into your lineups immediately.
Tue, 25 Jun 2013 15:07:26 -0700
Cleveland Indians SS Asdrubal Cabrera (quadriceps) took batting practice Tuesday, June 25, and is expected to be activated from the disabled list Wednesday, June 26. INF John McDonald could be taken off the roster as a result. Cabrera said he feels 100 percent healthy.
Fantasy Tip: Because he wont' have a minor league rehab assignment to tune up, Cabrera could be slow out of the gates initially. He should be returned to your starting lineup very soon, though.
Mon, 10 Jun 2013 16:50:06 -0700
The Cleveland Indians acquired SS John McDonald (Pirates) Monday, June 10, for a player to be named later or cash.