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American League West Preview Capsules

Mar. 30, 2022 23:52 PM EDT

Capsules of American League West teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ HOUSTON ASTROS 2021: 95-67, first place, lost to Atlanta in World Series. Manager: Dusty Baker (third season). Opening Day: April 7 at Los...

American League Central Preview Capsules

Mar. 30, 2022 22:58 PM EDT

Capsules of American League Central teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ CHICAGO WHITE SOX 2021: 93-69, first place, lost to Houston in ALDS. Manager: Tony La Russa (second season of second stint with team). ...

Active Tigers add to rotation, sign RHP Michael Pineda

Mar. 19, 2022 14:03 PM EDT

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Pitcher Michael Pineda and the Detroit Tigers reached a one-year deal Saturday, the latest move by a team that's been active before and after the 99-day lockout. Pineda was 9-8 with a 3.62 ERA for Minnesota last season. The 33-year-old right-hander went 5-0...

Bryant, Freeman make NL West even tougher with big deals

Mar. 17, 2022 17:27 PM EDT

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Arizona pitcher Zac Gallen already knew he was probably going to face Mookie Betts multiple times this season. Manny Machado, too. He also wasn't particularly surprised when Freddie Freeman joined the Dodgers. “But Kris Bryant?” Gallen said Thursday....

Tigers agree to 2-year deal with LHP Andrew Chafin

Mar. 17, 2022 15:26 PM EDT

LAKELAND, Fla. (AP) — Left-hander Andrew Chafin and the Tigers finalized a $13 million, two-year contract on Thursday, giving Detroit one of the top relief pitchers on the free agent market. Chafin gets a $1 million signing bonus, $5.5 million this season and $6.5 million in 2023....