The Milwaukee Brewers have agreed to terms Friday on a one-year contract with veteran reliever Francisco Rodriguez worth $3.25 million plus incentives.
A.J. Burnett is planning to pitch in 2014, a source close to the free-agent pitcher confirmed to ESPN.com Tuesday.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have "turned the page" on the likelihood of pitcher A.J. Burnett returning to their starting rotation, club president Frank Coonelly told ESPN.com.
Free-agent closer Grant Balfour reached agreement on a two-year, $12 million deal with the Tampa Bay Rays on Thursday.
For the second time this offseason, a Baltimore Orioles free-agent signing is in jeopardy over issues related to a physical exam.
Free-agent second baseman Brian Roberts has reached agreement on a one-year contract with the New York Yankees, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com.
Here are some assorted snippets, vignettes and other observations from the 2013 first-year player draft.
Manny Machado combines exceptional talent with great intellect when he's on the field for the Orioles.
The Diamondbacks, Tigers and Orioles are among a handful of clubs that could do something significant in the coming days and weeks.
Baltimore and Oakland both came from out of nowhere to make the playoffs. Now, Buck Showalter and Bob Melvin are in a close race for AL Manager of the Year.
Once the pain of falling to the Yankees in five games eases and perspective takes hold, the Orioles players can take gratification in restoring a sense of pride in Baltimore baseball.
The Orioles showed their grit by winning yet again in extra innings to force a Game 5 against the Yankees in the ALDS.
The Orioles were two outs from a series lead until Raul Ibanez showed up late in Game 3. Now they're fighting for their playoff lives.
Brian Matusz, Jim Johnson and Darren O'Day came up huge in Orioles win in Game 2 of the ALDS.
For the Braves, Kris Medlen seems like the logical choice. For other teams, however, the decision might not be so easy under baseball's new postseason format.
How many challenges can the never-say-die Orioles overcome between now and the end of the regular season? The answer might be found in their upcoming road trip.