Here are some assorted snippets, vignettes and other observations from the 2013 first-year player draft.
The Diamondbacks, Tigers and Orioles are among a handful of clubs that could do something significant in the coming days and weeks.
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.
Free agent left-hander Mike Gonzalez has reached preliminary agreement with the Baltimore Orioles on a guaranteed two-year, $12 million contract, a baseball source said. The deal is subject to Gonzalez passing a physical exam.
Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein spoke with A.J. Burnett's agent by phone Tuesday to express the team's interest in the free-agent right-hander, a baseball source said.
When it comes to hiring front-office executives, more teams are promoting from within. Just look at five of the eight new GMs.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.