PHILADELPHIA (AP) The Phillies and infielder Yuniesky Betancourt have agreed to a minor-league contract with an invitation to major league spring training.
HOUSTON (AP) Art Bernardi scored 20 points and pulled down 11 rebounds Saturday night, leading Houston Baptist to a 94-40 victory over lower-division Ecclesia.
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) The Royals claimed catcher George Kottaras off waivers from the Oakland Athletics on Friday and designated infielder Tony Abreu for assignment.
SPRINGDALE, Ark. (AP) David Glass was as excited as anyone with the Kansas City organization about the offseason moves that led to a revamped pitching rotation.