Indians acquire Charles Brewer for cash considerations
Brewer was designated for assignment by Arizona Thursday as they tidied up the 40-man roster in preparation for the Rule 5 Draft. He went 11-12 with a 4.46 ERA, 1.36 WHIP and 138:48 K:BB ratio in 169 2/3 innings over 29 starts between Double-A Mobile and Triple-A Reno in 2014.
Report: Astros interested in closer David Robertson
The Astros are in the market for a closer and the team has contacted Robertson’s agent.
In 2014, Robertson saved 39 games for the Yankees and the team is interested in bringing him back, but are reportedly hesitant to offer him a four-year deal.
Twins sign Argenis Diaz to minor league deal
Diaz is a career .242 hitter in 22 games.
Athletics sign Ryan Verdugo to minor league deal
Verdugo last pitched at the major league level in 2012, producing a 32.40 ERA in one start.
Tigers sign Jefry Marte to minor league contract
In 2014, Marte hit .259 with 10 home runs at Double-A.
Dodgers trade for pitcher Mike Bolsinger
The Dodgers also designated pitcher
Braves sign Jake Brigham to minor league deal
Brigham has yet to make his MLB debut.
Yankees ink Jonathan Galvez to minor league deal
Diamondbacks sign Nick Buss to minor league deal
Buss has played in eight games at the major league level and is a career .105 hitter.
Report: Twins hire new pitching coach
Neil Allen will be the
Allen has been a pitching coach in the Rays’ system since 2007, but has no major-league coaching experience.
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