Right-hander Brad Penny cleared waivers today and signed with the San Francisco Giants, sources said Monday.
As Brad Penny is being moved through waivers, at least two NL contenders -- the Giants and Marlins -- have expressed interest in the veteran right-hander, sources told ESPN.com.
John Smoltz, who accumulated 210 victories and 154 saves for the Braves over 21 seasons, is set to sign an offer sheet with the Red Sox on Thursday afternoon.
The Associated Press reported that Rafael Furcal re-signed with the Dodgers on Wednesday.
The Los Angeles Dodgers, needing money for other pursuits, have declined a $8.75 million option for 2009 on pitcher Brad Penny.
The Oakland Athletics are engaged in serious negotiations with the Los Angeles Dodgers about pitcher Joe Blanton.
What must go right, what could go wrong? A team-by-team look at the National League.
Some were winners (Marlins) and others losers (Dodgers). Nearly a month later, another look at the deadline deals.
Players and executives facing increased scrutiny due to what happened (or not) at the trade deadline.
Not surprisingly, AL teams dominated their counterparts from the NL during the first week of interleague play.