Free-agent outfielder Ichiro Suzuki is close to agreement on a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com Friday.
Free-agent outfielder Jonny Gomes has reached agreement a one-year deal with the Atlanta Braves that includes a vesting option for a second year, the team confirmed Thursday.
The Giants reached agreement on a one-year, guaranteed $4.7 million contract with free-agent outfielder Norichika Aoki.
The Chicago White Sox have reached agreement on a one-year, guaranteed $4 million contract with veteran utilityman Emilio Bonifacio, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com.
Free agent pitcher Josh Johnson is close to agreement on a one-year contract to return to the San Diego Padres, according to a league source.
The Kansas City Royals have reached agreement with free-agent outfielder Alex Rios on a one-year, $11 million contract, two league sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
Veteran utility player Kevin Frandsen has reached agreement with the Washington Nationals on a one-year, $1 million contract that includes an additional $300,000 in incentives.
It can be said that Royals general manager Dayton Moore's plan for how to build a winning team in a small market has somewhat come to fruition, with K.C. reaching the playoffs for the first time in 29 years.
Kansas City starter Danny Duffy lasted just one pitch against the New York Yankees on Saturday, leaving because of left shoulder soreness.
Whether Adam Wainwright grooved a pitch to Derek Jeter or not, it gets to the problem of what the All-Star Game is really for and if it should "count," Jerry Crasnick writes.
The Detroit Tigers made another move to upgrade their bullpen Friday by agreeing on a one-year contract with free-agent reliever Joel Hanrahan, general manager David Dombrowski announced Friday.
Albert Pujols has joined the 500 HR club, but the mystique of the milestone has faded due to a variety of reasons, Jerry Crasnick writes.
The Seattle Mariners filled a void at the back end of their rotation Thursday when they reached agreement with veteran right-hander Chris Young on a one-year major-league contract.
Infielder Kevin Frandsen, who declined an outright assignment from the Philadelphia Phillies on Tuesday, reached agreement Wednesday on a one-year major league contract with the Washington Nationals.
Agent Scott Boras said that shortstop Stephen Drew and Kendry Morales do not plan to lower their sights to sign quick deals and are willing to wait until June to find homes if necessary.
The Philadelphia Phillies and pitcher A.J. Burnett have reached an agreement on a one-year deal worth $16 million, a source confirmed to ESPN.com.