December 20, 2014
— The Giants make their trade for CASEY MCGHEE official. In exchange, we gave up KENDRY FLORES and LUIS CASTILLO.
🙍 From the LA Times, Angels, Red Sox discontinue pension plans for non-uniformed personnel
December 19, 2014
The IT’S A PADRES’ WORLD edition!
— Per Ken Rosenthal, Giants talking to Marlins about 3B CASEY MCGEHEE. HUNTER STRICKLAND, MATT DUFFY among SF players under discussion.
— The A’s punt NICK PUNTO from their roster.
— The Yankees obtain GONZALEZ GERMAN (what a name!) from the Mets for $$$. They also obtain DOMINGO GERMAN from the Marlins.
— Per Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs claim OF SHANE PETERSON from the A’s.
— Per multiple sources, the Marlins acquire MARTIN PRADO from the Yankees for GARRETT JONES and NATHAN EOVALDI.
— Per Jeff Passan, Padres nearing a deal that would send RYAN HANIGAN to Boston for WILL MIDDLEBROOKS.
— As the MATT KEMP trade is finalized, the Padres have also acquired OF JUSTIN UPTON from the Braves for LF MAX FRIED, SS JACE PETERSON, 3B DUSTIN PETERSON, and OF MALLEX SMITH.
— Per multiple sources, the A’s have sent C DEREK NORRIS to the Padres for P JESSE HAHN and R.J. ALVAREZ.
— Per multiple sources, the Giants have signed JAKE PEAVY to a 2 yr./$24m contract.
December 18, 2014
☺ From Nats Insider, Nats recall NLDS, watching Giants win World Series
— Per multiple sources, the Rockies sign DANIEL DESCALSO.
— Per multiple sources, MICHAEL MORSE signs with the Marlins for 2 yr./$8m.
— Per multiple sources, the Yankees sign CHRIS CAPUANO.
— Per multiple sources, the Rangers sign KYUJI FUJIKAWA and KYLE BLANKS.
December 15, 2014
— The Astros sign JED LOWRIE.
— Per Ken Rosenthal, the newly acquired DAN HAREN might be traded from the Marlins to another ballclub if the pitcher’s adamant preference to play out west instead of an east coast club ends with his subsequent retirement.
— Per multiple sources, CHASE HEADLEY signs a 4 yr./$56m deal with the Yankees.
— Per Jon Heyman, to avoid a grievance hearing, BRYCE HARPER will make $7m for the next 2 years.