In Mariners news...
- Happy belated birthday to the legend Edgar Martinez!
- Daniel Kramer at MLB.com explains how the Mariners are looking to follow a blueprint of roster building laid out by championship teams.
Around the league...
- KBO MVP Jung-hoo Lee will be officially posted for MLB teams at the end of the 2023 season.
- Infielder Michael Chavis has agreed to a minor league deal with the Washington Nationals, earning him $1 million if he makes the majors and up to $500k in incentives.
Source: The Nationals and Michael Chavis have agreed to a minor-league deal with a non-roster invite to spring training.— Andrew Golden (@andrewcgolden) January 2, 2023
Chavis would make $1 million if he makes the majors and could earn up to $500K in incentives. Has a June 1 out if he’s not in the majors by then.
- The Colorado Rockies have signed righty reliever Matt Carasiti to a minor league deal, adding him to the big league camp as a non-roster invitee.
- Carlos Correa’s status remains the same...as an official contract with the New York Mets has yet to be agreed on.
- The Miami Marlins and Boston Red Sox are reportedly discussing a possible deal involving Boston’s No. 2 prospect Triston Casas.
- It’s confirmed!