In Mariners News...
- Julio’s time with Escogido has come to an end as he thanks the team and his teammates for the opportunity and support they have shown him throughout his time in the Dominican League.
Around The League...
- Free-agent RHP Julio Tehran is planning a showcase in January for teams, following a full recovery from a shoulder injury.
Julio Teheran, who averaged 190 IP and had a 116 ERA plus from 2013-19, is planning a showcase for teams for around mid January. Teheran, still only 29, was hurt last year but has regained full rotation in his shoulder.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeyman) December 13, 2020
- The Rangers have signed a handful of players to minor league deals with a spring training invite included:
The Rangers have signed 3 players to 2021 minor league contracts with spring training invites: RHPs Jharel Cotton and Edubray Ramos and OF Jason Martin. Cotton pitched with OAK in 2016-17 and Ramos was with PHI from 2016-19. Martin played with PIT in 2019-20.— John Blake (@RangerBlake) December 14, 2020
- Hunter Renfroe, who was DFA’d by the Rays last month, has signed a one-year/$3.1 million deal with the Red Sox, including up to an additional $600K in incentives.
- Jeff Passan talks trade rumors, free-agency buzz, and more in his latest for ESPN. ($)
- Ben Clemens and Meg Rowley at FanGraphs recap the recent MiLB team announcements, including the newly affiliated teams as well as those losing affiliate status.
- The Royals have re-signed RHP Greg Holland to a one-year/$2.75 million deal with $1.5 million of incentives available.