AL MVP Josh Donaldson and the Toronto Blue Jays are nearing agreement on a $28.65 million, two-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations. Donaldson and the Blue Jays had been scheduled for a salary arbitration hearing next…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
Reliever Tyler Clippard agreed Monday to a $12.25 million, two-year contract with the Arizona Diamondbacks, who also settled their arbitration case with A.J. Pollock by giving the All-Star outfielder a $10.25 million, two-year deal. Clippard, a…BOB BAUM (AP Sports Writer)
J.D. Martinez has agreed to an $18.5 million, two-year contract with the Detroit Tigers, according to a person with knowledge of the deal. The 28-year-old Martinez was eligible for arbitration through next year and can become a free agent after the…NOAH TRISTER (AP Baseball Writer)
PHOENIX (AP) -- Catcher Jason Castro and the Houston Astros argued their salary arbitration case despite a difference of only $250,000.
Free agent outfielder Delmon Young was arrested after he choked and threatened a parking attendant at a Miami hotel Sunday night, police said. Young, a 30-year-old who appeared in 52 games for the Baltimore Orioles last year, grabbed the…DAVID FISCHER (Associated Press)