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Kemp back in LA, Gonzalez out in 5-player deal with Braves
LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Matt Kemp is returning to the Los Angeles Dodgers as part of a five-player trade with the Atlanta Braves that includes cash....

Holiday shopping at Fenway Park, for fans and team alike
BOSTON (AP) -- The Boston Red Sox held a Christmas carnival at Fenway Park on Saturday for fans who - like their favorite team - still have some shopping to do....

Matt Moore dealt from Giants to Rangers for minor leaguers
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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) -- Left-hander Matt Moore was traded from the San Francisco Giants to the Texas Rangers on Friday for minor league right-handers Israel Cruz and Sam Wolff....

AP sources: Phillies, 1B Santana agree to $60M, 3-year deal
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- Carlos Santana is bringing his big bat and postseason experience to the Philadelphia Phillies....

Angels grab All-Star Zack Cozart with $38M, 3-year deal
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ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- After spending his entire career at shortstop in Cincinnati, Zack Cozart was willing to switch positions for the chance to join the Los Angeles Angels' promising lineup....

Pete Rose defamation lawsuit dismissed after agreement
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PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- A defamation lawsuit filed by Pete Rose last year against the lawyer who got him kicked out of baseball was dismissed Friday, federal court documents show....

Column: Smooth on the field, Jeter struggles in front office
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Derek Jeter, The Player, glided through two decades in the Big Apple. His charisma made it all look so effortless, a beloved figure who could seemingly do no wrong, even in the media cauldron that is New York City....

Cards' Piscotty dealt to A's after mother diagnosed with ALS
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LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. (AP) -- Stephen Piscotty has been traded by the St. Louis Cardinals to the Oakland Athletics for two infield prospects, allowing the outfielder to be near his family's home in Pleasanton, California, following his mother's diagnosis with Lou Gehrig's disease....

Angels get 2B Ian Kinsler from Tigers for 2 minor leaguers
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DETROIT (AP) -- The busy Los Angeles Angels filled a big hole at second base, acquiring Ian Kinsler from the Detroit Tigers for two minor leaguers Wednesday night....

Recovering Pineda, Twins agree to $10M, 2-year deal
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MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have taken another step toward deepening their starting pitching....