PITTSBURGH (AP) -- Left-hander Eric O'Flaherty has agreed to a minor league contract with the Pittsburgh Pirates and will report to major league spring training.
The Royals and third baseman Mike Moustakas agreed Thursday to a $14.3 million, two-year contract that not only avoids arbitration this year but also buys out his final year. Kansas City offered $4.2 million and Moustakas countered with $7 million.…DAVE SKRETTA (AP Sports Writer)
Now that he's with the Boston Red Sox, Dave Dombrowski doesn't expect to be making a lot of trades with Yankees general manager Brian Cashman. During Dombrowski's 13 1/2 seasons as Detroit's GM, the pair made several notable swaps. Cashman…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
ATLANTA (AP) -- The Atlanta Braves have signed former New York Mets reliever Carlos Torres to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training.
PITTSBURGH (AP) -- The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed former San Diego Padres pitcher Cory Luebke to a minor-league contract.