Brian Matusz RP BAL 3 days ago

Matusz and the Orioles agreed to a one-year, $3.9 million contract Thursday, avoiding arbitration, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

L.J. Hoes LF BAL 3 days ago

Hoes received an invitation to spring training Thursday, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

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Hoes was outrighted to Triple-A ...

Wilmer Flores 2B/SS NYM 3 days ago

Flores worked out at full strength and said he'll be 100 percent for spring training, Marc Carig of Newsday Sports reports.

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Flores removed his walking boot ...

Fernando Rodney RP SD 3 days ago

Manager A.J. Preller indicated Thursday that Rodney continues to display velocity consistent with previous seasons, and currently appears to be the favorite for the closer job, Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune reports.

C.J. Riefenhauser RP BAL 3 days ago

Riefenhauser was designated for assignment Thursday.

L.J. Hoes LF BAL 3 days ago

Hoes cleared waivers Thursday and has been outrighted to Triple-A Norfolk, Roch Kubatko of MASN Sports reports.

Drew Smyly SP TB 3 days ago

Smyly won his arbitration case and will receive a $3.75 million salary in 2016, MLB Network's Jon Heyman reports.

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Coming off a sterling finish to ...

Odrisamer Despaigne P BAL 3 days ago

Despaigne was traded to the Orioles on Thursday in exchange for minor league pitcher Jean Cosme, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports.

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Despaigne may have the ...

Jeurys Familia RP NYM 4 days ago

Familia agreed to a one-year, $4.1 million deal with the Mets on Wednesday, avoiding arbitration, Jon Heyman of MLB Network reports.

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The 26-year-old righty took ...

Jonny Gomes LF/DH KC 4 days ago

Gomes is signing with the Rakuten Golden Eagles in Japan on Wednesday, Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports.