Cleveland Indians interested in South Korean reliever Seung-hwan Oh | cleveland.com - Veteran reliever Seung-hwan Oh is reportedly going to visit several big league clubs in the coming days to see what kind of contract he can get to pitch in the big leagues. The Indians have expressed interest in Oh.
Cleveland Indians outright infielder Michael Martinez, who elects free agency | cleveland.com - Michael Martinez appeared in 16 games over the final month of the Indians' 2015 season.
Angels, Indians wear poker faces after stars go down | New York Post - Two key players to teams that expect to contend in 2016 – the Angels’ Albert Pujols and the Indians’ Michael Brantley – underwent surgery in recent days.
MLB free agency: 10 affordable position players who could be matches for the Cleveland Indians' roster | cleveland.com - The Tribe desperately needs an offensive upgrade or two this winter, especially with left fielder Michael Brantley on the shelf for the next five or six months. Finding help via trade is probably the best route to go, though the Indians might dip their toes in the free-agent waters.
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Aaron Hicks trade gives Yankees more options | MLB.com - The Yankees sent 24-year-old catcher John Ryan Murphy to the Twins for 26-year-old outfielder Aaron Hicks on Wednesday.
Pittsburgh Pirates-Miami Marlins trade was compensation deal - A seemingly lopsided trade between the Pirates and Marlins was actually compensation for Pittsburgh allowing highly regarded assistant Jim Benedict to leave for Miami, according to sources.
Joe Torre talks safety, slides at GM Meetings | MLB.com - For the second straight year, MLB is experimenting with a rule in the Arizona Fall League that requires runners to slide directly into second base.
The Reds and Diamondbacks are discussing a swap of their starting second basemen | FOX Sports -The talks provide more evidence that Cincinnati is ready to sell.
Analyzing the 2016 Hall of Fame ballot | FOX Sports - Ken Griffey Jr. is the only lock
Pirates GM offers insight into Shapiro's front office - Sportsnet.ca - Pirates GM Neal Huntington spent years working under Mark Shapiro with the Indians, and that experience offers some intriguing insights into how the new Blue Jays president will run things.
Mariners Re-Sign Franklin Gutierrez - MLB Trade Rumors - Sorry, guys. We're' not putting the band back together.
Mariners could deal from surplus of lefties this offseason | FOX Sports - Most teams are looking to add left-handers this time of year, but the Mariners have more than enough.