A.J. Ellis - the best personalized free web-based Email en en A.J. Ellis Bourjos, Gennett, Asher switch sides as opening day nears Speedy outfielder Peter Bourjos and infielder Scooter Gennett were among the players on the go Tuesday as big league teams tweaked their rosters less than a week before opening day. The Tampa Bay Rays added some depth by acquiring Bourjos from the Chicago White Sox for cash or a player to be named. The 29-year-old Bourjos hit .251 with ... Wed, 29 Mar 2017 02:41:00 GMT 2017-03-29T02:41:00Z AP source: Ziegler gets $16 million, 2-year deal with Miami MIAMI (AP) — The perennially thrifty Miami Marlins have become big spenders in the late innings. Two people familiar with the deal said right-hander Brad Ziegler agreed Friday to a $16 million, two-year contract with the Marlins, who added their second former Red Sox reliever in as many days. The people confirmed the deal to The Associa... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 03:02:00 GMT 2016-12-17T03:02:00Z Tazawa finalizes $12 million, 2-year contract with Marlins MIAMI (AP) — Before signing reliever Junichi Tazawa, the Miami Marlins consulted with an expert on Japanese pitching: Ichiro Suzuki. Tazawa finalized his $12 million, two-year contract with the Marlins on Friday after passing a physical. The deal came with an endorsement from Suzuki, the Marlins' outfielder and 3,000-hit club member. Wh... Sat, 17 Dec 2016 00:54:00 GMT 2016-12-17T00:54:00Z Cubs get Davis, Yankees get Chapman, Nats trade 3 young arms OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — The champion Chicago Cubs filled their only real need, getting All-Star reliever Wade Davis. He'll take the spot of closer Aroldis Chapman, who locked down a spot by returning to the New York Yankees with a whopping $86 million deal. As for the Washington Nationals, well, they opened quite a debate Wednesday by trading not one, not t... Thu, 08 Dec 2016 07:56:00 GMT 2016-12-08T07:56:00Z AP sources: Locke, McGowan, Ellis agree with Marlins OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — Left-hander Jeff Locke has agreed to a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins worth $3,025,000, according to two people familiar with the negotiations. In addition, the Marlins agreed to a $2.5 million, one-year contract with catcher A.J. Ellis and kept right-hander Dustin McGowan for a $1.75 million, one-year contract, one of the people said. ... Wed, 07 Dec 2016 22:42:00 GMT 2016-12-07T22:42:00Z