Marlins sign infielder Don Kelly to minor league deal

MIAMI (AP) — Infielder Don Kelly has signed a minor league contract with the Miami Marlins, with an invitation to major league spring training.

Kelly turns 36 on Feb. 15. He appeared in only two games with...

Familia and Mets agree to $4.1 million, 1-year contract

NEW YORK (AP) — The Mets settled their last salary arbitration case, agreeing to a $4.1 million, one-year contract with closer Jeurys Familia.

The deal Wednesday was $50,000 above the midpoint between the...

Blue Jays will have dirt infield in time for coming season

TORONTO (AP) — The Blue Jays are installing a dirt infield at the Rogers Centre for the first time but say it is too early to determine whether they would replace artificial turf with grass in some future...

Expected rebuild will still test patience of Brewers owner

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Brewers owner Mark Attanasio talks to his general manager like a fan whenever his rebuilding club makes another move.

The remodeling of the franchise, while long anticipated, is still testing...

Seattle signs Korean slugger Dae-Ho Lee to minor league deal

SEATTLE (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have signed Korean slugger Dae-Ho Lee and catcher Steve Lerud to minor league contracts two weeks before the start of spring training.

Seattle announced the roster moves...

Pirates acquire former first-round pick Biddle from Phillies

PITTSBURGH (AP) — The Pittsburgh Pirates have acquired pitching prospect Jesse Biddle from the Philadelphia Phillies.

The deal, announced Tuesday, sends Biddle to the Pirates in exchange for right-handed...

Dodgers hire Maddux and Ibanez as special assistants

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers have hired Hall of Fame pitcher Greg Maddux and 19-year veteran Raul Ibanez as special assistants to Andrew Friedman in the team's front office.

The team said Tuesday that...

Brendan Ryan agrees to minor league deal with Nats

WASHINGTON (AP) — Infielder Brendan Ryan has agreed to a minor league contact with the Washington Nationals and will report to big league spring training.

Ryan was with the New York Yankees from September...