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Michael Young Not To Play In 2013 WBC

Michael Young Not To Play In 2013 WBC

According to Jerry Crasnick of CBSSports.com newly acquired Philadelphia Phillies third baseman Michael Young has announced that he will not be participating in the 2013 World Baseball Classic for either Team Mexico and Team USA. Michael Young stated that he would like to spend the up and coming Spring Training time with his team to prepare himself … Continue reading

Milwaukee Brewers Sign Mike Gonzalez

Milwaukee Brewers Sign Mike Gonzalez

Ken Rosenthal of CBSSports.com has reported that the Milwaukee Brewers strike again in the free agent market by signing former Washington Nationals bullpen pitcher Mike Gonzalez. Heading into this off season the Brewers had slots to fill in their bullpen mainly slacking in left handed pitchers. The Brewers decided to cut ties with former top … Continue reading

Chicago Cubs Sign Hisanori Takahashi

Chicago Cubs Sign Hisanori Takahashi

According to Jeff Passan on Twitter, the Chicago Cubs sign former Pittsburgh Pirates and Los Angeles Angels relief pitcher Hisanori Takahashi to a minor league contract. The deal is giving Hisanori Takahashi an opportunity to make the Chicago Cubs regular season roster by inviting him to the Cubs spring training. Last season Takahashi spent the season with both the Los … Continue reading

Carlos Pena Signs With The Houston Astros

Carlos Pena Signs With The Houston Astros

According to multiple sources the Houston Astros and free agent 1st baseman Carlos Pena have agreed on a 1 year 2.9 million dollar deal.  Pena last season spent the year with the Tampa Bay Rays in which was his returning year, the season prior he played for the Chicago Cubs and had a really solid season for the club, but … Continue reading

Yankees Interested In Vernon Wells ?

Yankees Interested In Vernon Wells ?

According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com the New York Yankees have expressed interest in trading for Los Angeles Angels outfielder Vernon Wells. With the recent signing of Josh Hamilton to the Angels the Angels have been discussing who will be the likely man out of this crowded out field which features Mike Trout, Mark Trumbo, Josh Hamilton, Peter Bourjos … Continue reading

Los Angeles Dodgers Acquire Skip Schumaker

Los Angeles Dodgers Acquire Skip Schumaker

According to Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times the Los Angeles Dodgers have acquired St. Louis Cardinals 2nd baseman Skip Schumaker. It is still yet to be announced on who exactly the St. Louis Cardinals will be getting in return.  According to the Los Angeles Times. This deal came when new Los Angeles Dodgers hitting coach … Continue reading

Minnesota Twins Sign Kevin Correia

Minnesota Twins Sign Kevin Correia

According to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com the Minnesota Twins signed former Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Kevin Correia. Last season Kevin Correia came to the Pittsburgh Pirates in 2010 after having 2 struggling seasons  with the San Diego Padres. Correia came into the 2011 season as the Pirates opening day starter and ended his season with … Continue reading

MLB: Top 3 Winners of The Winter Meetings

MLB: Top 3 Winners of The Winter Meetings

3. Tampa Bay Rays Now dont get me wrong the Tampa Bay Rays did really improve their team both power wise and defensively.The Rays during the winter meetings signed free agent 1st baseman James Loney and were able to acquire Yunel Escobar from the Miami Marlins for a prospect. When you look at the acquirement of … Continue reading