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Chicago Cubs finalize Bellinger contract after trading a minor leaguer to the White Sox

Feb. 27, 2024 18:58 PM EST

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — The Chicago Cubs finalized Cody Bellinger's $80 million, three-year contract on Tuesday after they traded left-hander Bailey Horn to the White Sox, clearing a spot on their 40-man roster. Bellinger, who turns 29 in July, will make $27.5 million this year. He has...

Yankees pitcher Cortes emerges pain-free from first spring training start after injury-marred 2023

Feb. 26, 2024 18:11 PM EST

Nestor Cortes wasn't exactly nasty in his first spring training appearance, but the New York Yankees left-handed emerged from Monday's game against Minnesota feeling good. After an injury-marred 2023, it's a start. “Everything positive, pitches really crisp,”...

José DeLeón, MLB pitcher for 13 seasons, dies at age 63

Feb. 26, 2024 18:07 PM EST

SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic (AP) — José DeLeón, a major league pitcher for 13 seasons who led the National League in strikeouts for the St. Louis Cardinals in 1989, has died. He was 63. Los Leones del Escogido, DeLeón's team in the Dominican Winter League, said he died...

Sho-time! Dodgers say Shohei Ohtani will make his spring training debut Tuesday against White Sox

Feb. 26, 2024 18:01 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Spring training Sho-time starts Tuesday with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Shohei Ohtani will make his exhibition debut with the Dodgers when he serves as the designated hitter for Los Angeles on Tuesday against the Chicago White Sox. Los Angeles...

Former AL batting champion Tim Anderson would get a $500,000 assignment bonus if traded by Marlins

Feb. 26, 2024 16:11 PM EST

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Former AL batting champion Tim Anderson would get a $500,000 assignment bonus if traded during this season by the Miami Marlins. Anderson was guaranteed $5 million under the one-year contract announced Saturday. The 30-year-old had spent all...

Former batting champion Tim Anderson and Miami Marlins finalize $5 million, 1-year contract

Feb. 24, 2024 16:12 PM EST

JUPITER, Fla. (AP) — Former AL batting champion Tim Anderson and the Miami Marlins finalized a $5 million, one-year contract on Saturday. Anderson became Miami’s first big free agent addition of the offseason. The Chicago White Sox declined a $14 million option in November,...

Former AL batting champion Tim Anderson agrees to 1-year deal with the Miami Marlins, AP source says

Feb. 22, 2024 17:35 PM EST

MIAMI (AP) — Former AL batting champion Tim Anderson has agreed to a one-year contact with the Miami Marlins, a person with knowledge of the decision told The Associated Press on Thursday. The deal for the shortstop is pending a physical, the person said, speaking on condition of...

Chicago White Sox agree to minor league contract with reliever Bryan Shaw

Feb. 17, 2024 11:07 AM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — The Chicago White Sox have agreed to a minor league contract with reliever Bryan Shaw that includes an invitation to big league camp for spring training. The team announced the deal on Saturday. The 36-year-old Shaw also pitched for Chicago...

Mike Soroka looking to prove himself in his first season with the Chicago White Sox

Feb. 15, 2024 16:28 PM EST

GLENDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Mike Soroka looks around the Chicago White Sox spring training clubhouse and sees a lot of players in a similar position to himself: people looking to prove something. “There’s a lot of guys in this clubhouse that are fighting for careers,” Soroka said...

Dark in the park: Cleveland Guardians to start April 8 home opener following total solar eclipse

Feb. 15, 2024 16:08 PM EST

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Guardians will throw the first pitch at their 2024 home opener after the earth, moon and sun align. Cleveland's first game at Progressive Field against the Chicago White Sox will begin on April 8 at 5:10 p.m. — two hours following a total solar eclipse, an...