The New Guy
Cleveland Indians sign RHP Tommy Hunter | MLB.com - The Indians already stood to have a tight bullpen race this spring. Cleveland just made the competition for relief jobs a little more interesting with the signing of right-hander Tommy Hunter to a one-year contract.
Cleveland Indians sign RHP Tommy Hunter to 1-year deal worth $2 million | cleveland.com - The Tribe reached a one-year, $2 million deal with right-hander Tommy Hunter on Friday. Including Hunter, the Indians are bringing 18 relievers to camp and 31 pitchers overall. Pitchers and catchers report to Goodyear, Ariz., on Wednesday.
Guillermo Quiroz gets Minors deal with Indians | MLB.com - On Friday, Cleveland signed veteran catcher Guillermo Quiroz to a Minor League contract, which includes an invitation to attend Spring Training with the big league club.
Indians bring top prospects to Spring Training | MLB.com - When Cody Anderson took the mound for the first time last season, he stood on the pitching rubber at Canal Park in Akron, Ohio. Progressive Field was only 40 miles away, but the big leagues probably felt a lot more distant than that for the young pitcher.
Trevor Bauer goes on Twitter rant after cops were called on his drone | Fox News - Can someone please let Trevor Bauer know where he can fly his drone?
Around the Horn
How the new Dodgers manager is preparing his team for success - LA Times - LGFT Dave Roberts holds a position that invites the envy, and pity, of his peers. No team in baseball spends more on personnel. But the pressure is without rival.
Mauer: Concussion Symptoms Blurred My Vision At The Plate " WCCO | CBS Minnesota - "There are times I’ve gone up to the plate and I just couldn’t pick up the ball. That’s part of the frustration because I’m trying to do everything I can to get back. It just takes time," he told the Pioneer Press.
68-Win A’s Get Khris Davis From 68-Win Brewers | FanGraphs Baseball - The A’s wanted certainty. The Brewers wanted upside.
Mets pitcher Mejia permanently banned by MLB after third PED violation | FOX Sports - Mets reliever Jenrry Mejia became the first player to receive a lifetime ban under Major League Baseball's drug agreement after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance for the third time.
Aroldis Chapman agrees with Yankees at $11,325,000 | FOX Sports - How's that Cody Allen contract looking now?