- RHP Jim Johnson returning to Braves for $2.5M, 1-year deal
ATLANTA (AP) — Reliever Jim Johnson is returning to the Atlanta Braves, agreeing to a $2.5 million, one-year contract.
- AP source: Bonds in talks to become Marlins hitting coach
MIAMI (AP) — Barry Bonds might soon be tutoring Giancarlo Stanton, slugger to slugger.
- Zimmermann's arrival signals Tigers' willingness to spend
DETROIT (AP) — Jordan Zimmermann's arrival in Detroit is encouraging news for Tigers fans because of what he can bring to the starting rotation — and what his contract signals about the team's willingness to spend.
- Singer Marc Anthony making pitch as sports agent
MIAMI (AP) — Another entertainer is joining Jay-Z in the sports agent business — singer Marc Anthony.
- Pena agrees to $5M, 2-year deal as Molina's backup on Cards
ST. LOUIS (AP) — Free agent catcher Brayan Pena has agreed to a $5 million, two-year contract with the St. Louis Cardinals, where he will be the backup for All-Star Yadier Molina.