Arizona sending Milwaukee $6.5 million as part of Hill trade

PHOENIX (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks are giving the Brewers $6.5 million as part of the trade that sent infielder Aaron Hill and right-handed starter Chase Anderson and infielder Aaron Hill to Milwaukee for...

Brewers' Braun says he's making progress after back surgery

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The makeover at Miller Park means outfielder Ryan Braun keeps moving up in seniority in the Brewers clubhouse.

At 32 and entering his 10th season in the majors, Braun seems to be embracing...

Twins' Buxton aims to warm up from rough rookie year

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The ponds and lakes near Baxley, Georgia, don't freeze. Rarely does Byron Buxton's hometown get cold or snow.

So a recent stop in northwest Minnesota on the annual winter caravan with the...

Former co-owner of Texas Rangers, Rusty Rose, dies

DALLAS (AP) — Rusty Rose, a former co-owner of the Texas Rangers with former president George W. Bush, has died at the age of 74.

His family says in a statement that he passed away on Friday night after a...

D-backs send Anderson, Hill to Brewers for SS Segura, Wagner

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Arizona Diamondbacks tried to boost their lineup, getting former NL All-Star shortstop Jean Segura in a five-player trade with the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday.

The Diamondbacks also...

Braves' Freeman says ailing right wrist is finally pain-free

ATLANTA (AP) — Freddie Freeman's slow-healing right wrist finally is pain-free, allowing the Braves first baseman to take swings on back-to-back days this week for the first time this offseason.

Freeman said...

White Sox eye AL Central, not Cubs, as their competition

CHICAGO (AP) — To Chicago White Sox general manager Rick Hahn, his team's main competition comes from all across the AL Central, not across town from the Cubs.

Hahn and manager Robin Ventura kept touting the...

Royals sign former Orioles OF Snider to minor league deal

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have signed former Orioles outfielder Travis Snider to a minor league contract that includes an invitation to spring training.

Snider, who turns 28 on Tuesday,...