All-Star free agent outfielder Ian Desmond and the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a $70 million, five-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press. A versatile 31-year-old, Desmond hit .285 with 22 homers and 86…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- Former Oakland Athletics announcer Bill King has won the Ford C. Frick Award presented by the Hall of Fame for excellence in broadcasting.
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) -- Left-hander Jeff Locke has agreed to a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins worth $3,025,000, according to two people familiar with the negotiations.RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
Closer Fernando Rodney and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a $2.75 million, one-year contract, according to a person familiar with the negotiations. While he had a 0.31 ERA for the Padres and was perfect in all 17 chances, his ERA climbed…RONALD BLUM (AP Baseball Writer)
BOSTON (AP) -- New Red Sox pitcher Chris Sale says he isn't worried that he might not be the ace of the pitching staff after being traded from the White Sox to Boston.JIMMY GOLEN (AP Sports Writer)