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Quick Hits: Angels, Rays, Astros

Though he's arguably already baseball's best player, Mike Trout is working to improve his arm strength, Alden Gonzalez of MLB.com writes. Some migh...

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Minor Moves: Gregorio Petit

Here are today's minor moves and outright assignments from around the league... The Astros have signed infielder Gregorio Petit to a minor league c...

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AL Notes: Springer, Orioles, Tigers

The Astros have optioned top prospect George Springer to the minors, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart tweets. The demotion comes shortly after the news th...

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Masahiro Tanaka Links: Monday

The Masahiro Tanaka clock is ticking, and the right-hander has until Friday to agree to a deal with his first Major League team. Recent reports hav...

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Astros Near Extension With Matt D...

The Astros are nearing agreement on a five-year extension with Matt Dominguez, Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports tweets. (A source tells Evan Drellich o...

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Astros Release Brett Wallace

The Astros have released corner infielder and former top prospect Brett Wallace, according to Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle (on Twit...

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Quick Hits: Vizquel, Braves, Mart...

The Tigers are considering signing first-base coach Omar Vizquel to play shortstop for them -- or not, as ESPN's Jayson Stark reports. But given th...

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Astros To Sign Jerome Williams

2:00pm: Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle tweets that the Astros signed Williams to be a starting pitcher. 1:54pm: Cotillo tweets that William...

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Minor Moves: Cabrera, Taylor, Bog...

We'll keep track of the day's minor moves here: The Cubs have outrighted reliever Alberto Cabrera to Triple-A after he cleared waivers, reports Mar...

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Minor Moves: Vizcaino, Moylan, St...

We'll keep tabs on the day's minor moves right here: The Orioles released veteran right-hander Luis Vizcaino from their minor league camp, MASNspor...

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AL Notes: Springer, Tigers, Orioles

The Astros have optioned top prospect George Springer to the minors, MLB.com's Brian McTaggart tweets. The demotion comes shortly after the news th...

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Players Avoiding Arbitration: Friday

We'll keep track of today's smaller deals to avoid arbitration in this post. Click here for background on the upcoming arbitration schedule and how...

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AL Notes: Lester, Middlebrooks, T...

The retirements of Yankee icon Derek Jeter and Commissioner Bud Selig and the Red Sox's quest to repeat as World Series champions are baseball's to...

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Astros Release Brett Wallace

The Astros have released corner infielder and former top prospect Brett Wallace, according to Jose de Jesus Ortiz of the Houston Chronicle (on Twit...

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Union, George Springer's Agent Co...

The MLBPA and George Springer's agent Greg Genske are considering pursuing recourse over the matter of Springer's service time, Evan Drellich of th...

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Astros To Sign Jerome Williams

2:00pm: Evan Drellich of the Houston Chronicle tweets that the Astros signed Williams to be a starting pitcher. 1:54pm: Cotillo tweets that William...

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Quick Hits: Lester, Grossman, Moy...

Very early this morning, the 2014 MLB regular season will officially begin, as Wade Miley and the Diamondbacks host Clayton Kershaw and the Dodgers...

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Minor Moves: Cunningham, Vizcaino...

We'll keep tabs on the day's minor moves right here: The Diamondbacks signed Aaron Cunningham to a minor league deal earlier this week. The 27-year...

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Astros To Sign Jerome Williams

WEDNESDAY, 7:12pm: Williams gets a $2.1MM guarantee and can make an additional $1MM in incentives, tweets Cotillo. The incentives are tied to both ...

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AL West Notes: Pujols, Elias, Mar...

ESPNLosAngeles.com's Christina Kahrl looks at the difference between Albert Pujols' in 2013 and his hot start in 2014 with a pair of heat maps to d...

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