• Braves claim lefty McKirahan off waivers from Marlins

    Updated: Wed, Apr 1, 2015

    ATLANTA (AP) — The Atlanta Braves have claimed left-handed pitcher Andrew McKirahan off waivers from the Miami Marlins. The move comes after the Braves released veteran left-hander James Russell in a surprise move last week. The 25-year-old McKirahan was claimed by the Marlins as a...

  • Lagares, Mets working on deal to guarantee $23M from 2016-19

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — The Mets are working to complete a new contract with Juan Lagares that would guarantee the center fielder $23 million from 2016-19, including a buyout of a $9.5 million option for 2020. "I love the Mets," Lagares said Wednesday. "That's the team that gave...

  • Utilityman Kevin Frandsen cut by Nationals

    Updated: 1 hr ago

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Utilityman Kevin Frandsen has been put on unconditional release waivers by the Washington Nationals. Frandsen agreed in November to a $1 million, one-year contract that was not guaranteed. He will receive 45 days' termination pay, which comes to $245,902. He...

  • Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon to start season on DL

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Washington Nationals third baseman Anthony Rendon will start the season on the disabled list because of a sprained left knee Rendon was hurt March 9 diving for a ball in the field. The Nationals expected Rendon to return within a week, but pain lingered. He was...

  • Jon Singleton optioned to minor leagues by Astros

    Updated: 2 hr ago

    KISSIMMEE, Fla. (AP) — First baseman Jon Singleton was among four players optioned to the minor leagues by the Houston Astros, who said rookie Asher Wojciechowski had made their starting rotation and will start April 9 against Cleveland. Singleton, owed $2 million this year under a...

  • Marlins reliever Aaron Crow needs Tommy John surgery

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Doctors have told Miami reliever Aaron Crow he needs season-ending elbow ligament-replacement surgery. Crow will get a second opinion but expects to have the procedure. "That's a big blow for him," manager Mike Redmond said Wednesday. A four-year veteran, Crow...

  • Yanks' Didi Gregorius still sidelined by sprained left wrist

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius remains out of the lineup due to a sprained left wrist. Brendan Ryan is at shortstop in Wednesday's lineup against Tampa Bay. Gregorius, hurt diving for a grounder in Saturday's game against Baltimore, is listed on the...

  • Phillies' Domonic Brown to start season on disabled list

    Updated: 13 hr ago

    CLEARWATER, Fla. (AP) — Philadelphia Phillies outfielder Domonic Brown will start the season on the disabled list. The 27-year-old was out of the lineup for the 12th straight game Tuesday with left Achilles tendinitis. The former All-Star was scheduled to return to the field as a...

  • Seattle sends Ramirez to Tampa Bay for Montgomery

    Updated: 16 hr ago

    PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — The Seattle Mariners have acquired left-hander Mike Montgomery from the Tampa Bay Rays for righty Erasmo Ramirez. The Mariners and Rays announced the trade on Tuesday night. The 24-year-old Ramirez was without a spot in the Mariners' plans after failing to win a...

  • Royals release veteran infielder Rafael Furcal

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    PEORIA, Ariz. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals have released three-time All-Star shortstop Rafael Furcal, two weeks after he signed a minor league deal. Furcal didn't appear in a Cactus League game as he recovered from a hamstring injury sustained in winter ball. Tuesday's move doesn't...

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