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Phillies finalize 1-year deal with Gregorius

Dec. 13, 2019 9:13 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies and shortstop Didi Gregorius finalized their $14 million, one-year contract Friday. Gregorius reunites in Philadelphia with manager Joe Girardi after spending the past five seasons with the New York Yankees, including the first three playing for Girardi. The 29-year-old...

Injured Céspedes agrees to pay cut in grievance settlement

Dec. 13, 2019 8:47 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Yoenis Céspedes' salary for 2019 was cut in half and his pay for 2020 reduced as part of a settlement of a grievance between the injured outfielder and the New York Mets. Céspedes agreed to a $110 million, four-year contract in December 2016 but hasn't played since July 20, 2018....

Cavs rookie Dylan Windler has setback with leg injury

Dec. 13, 2019 7:55 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — Cavaliers rookie Dylan Windler has had a setback with a leg injury that has delayed his NBA debut. The No. 26 overall pick in this year's draft, Windler has yet to play for Cleveland after suffering a stress reaction in his lower left leg during workouts just prior to training camp. He...

Jesse Hahn returns to Royals for $600,000, 1-year contract

Dec. 13, 2019 7:06 PM EST

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Right-hander Jesse Hahn returned to the Kansas City Royals just 11 days after he was let go, agreeing Friday to a $600,000, one-year contract. The 30-year-old right-hander can earn an additional $200,000 in bonuses based on days on the active roster: $25,000 each for 1, 35 and each...

Clowney, Kendricks ruled out for Seahawks against Panthers

Dec. 13, 2019 6:49 PM EST

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — Seahawks defensive end Jadeveon Clowney and linebacker Mychal Kendricks have been ruled out for Sunday’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Meanwhile, cornerback Shaquill Griffin and defensive end Ziggy Ansah are questionable. Clowney missed a pair of days this week in practice...

Recovering McCullers gets $4.1M, 1-year contract from Astros

Dec. 13, 2019 6:44 PM EST

HOUSTON (AP) — Right-hander Lance McCullers and the Houston Astros agreed Friday to a $4.1 million, one-year contract, the same salary he had last season while he recovered from Tommy John surgery. McCullers had the operation on Nov. 8 last year. Now 26, he is expected to he healthy for the start of spring...

Dolphins' DeVante Parker signs deal worth up to $40 million

Dec. 13, 2019 6:37 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — With a breakout season, receiver DeVante Parker has become a big part of the Miami Dolphins’ rebuilding plan, and now he’s under contract through 2023. Parker signed a deal that could be worth up to $40 million, including incentives and bonuses, his agent said Friday. An $8...

LHP Brett Anderson, Brewers agree to $5M, 1-year deal

Dec. 13, 2019 6:24 PM EST

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Left-hander Brett Anderson is the latest addition to the quickly transforming Milwaukee Brewers, agreeing Friday to a $5 million, one-year contract. The 31-year-old left-hander was 13-9 with a 3.89 ERA in 31 starts with Oakland last season, when he had a $1.5 million base salary and earned...

Lions rule out Davis and Wagner for Sunday

Dec. 13, 2019 5:55 PM EST

ALLEN PARK, Mich. (AP) — The Detroit Lions have ruled out linebacker Jarrad Davis and tackle Rick Wagner for Sunday's game against Tampa Bay. Quarterback Matthew Stafford also remains out after missing the past five games with back and hip problems. Davis has back and knee issues, and Wagner has a knee...

Derrick Henry questionable for Titans' showdown with Texans

Dec. 13, 2019 5:27 PM EST

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee running back Derrick Henry is questionable for the Titans' AFC South showdown with the Houston Texans. Henry has not practiced all week with a sore left hamstring that limited him in th e Titans' 42-21 win over the Oakland Raiders last week despite him running for 103...