Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche will join General Martin Dempsey, Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, on the 2013 USO Holiday tour.
The All-Star outfielder and the Yankees agreed Friday to a $45 million, three-year contract, two people familiar with the deal said.
The Nationals bolstered their bench on Friday, signing veteran outfielder Nate McLouth to a 2-year contract.
After two seasons with Jonathan Papelbon as their closer, the Philadelphia Phillies are trying to trade him.
The Seattle Mariners have pulled off quite the shocker, reeling in All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano with a ten-year deal worth $240 million.