Blake Treinen will begin the season as the closer for the Washington Nationals, even though he has only one big league save. After Washington went a winter without landing a ninth-inning man and a spring training trying to figure out who would earn…
Carlos Gomez would play any position for the Texas Rangers. ''It's no question, I'm on the right team,'' Gomez said. After a resurgent six weeks late last season, filling a need for the Rangers and regaining his confidence at the plate, Gomez…STEPHEN HAWKINS (AP Sports Writer)
Aaron Judge has won the New York Yankees' right field job and Luis Severino has earned the fourth spot in the starting rotation. Yankees manager Joe Girardi said Thursday that Aaron Hicks will be the fourth outfielder. ''That was a very tough…MARK DIDTLER (Associated Press)
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) -- Second baseman Rougned Odor and the Texas Rangers have agreed to a new six-year contract that includes a club option for 2023.
Pirates outfielder Gregory Polanco will not travel with the team when it heads north on Thursday for two exhibition games in Montreal. Polanco, projected to be the Pirates' starting left fielder, has played in just one spring training game since…ALAN SAUNDERS (Associated Press)