NEW YORK (AP) -- Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez and John Smoltz are among 17 newcomers on baseball's 2015 Hall of Fame ballot.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) -- The Oakland Athletics filled their second key position in five days Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis and international bonus slot 86 from the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for international bonus slot 27.JANIE McCAULEY (AP Baseball Writer)
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired right-handed pitcher Mike Bolsinger from the Arizona Diamondbacks for cash.
CHICAGO (AP) -- The Chicago White Sox had one of the majors' most powerful right-handed bats last season in Jose Abreu. Now they are hoping Adam LaRoche can help balance their lineup.JAY COHEN (AP Sports Writer)
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) -- Raul Ibanez, Kevin Cash and Don Wakamatsu are the finalists to replace Joe Maddon as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays.