PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates have exercised a $700,000 option on third baseman Pedro Alvarez and declined a $3.5 million option on catcher Rod Barajas.
TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have exercised their $3 million option on left-hander Darren Oliver and have signed outfielder Rajai Davis to a one-year, $2.5 million contract after declining
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) San Francisco Giants CEO Larry Baer wants to add more World Series championships to the two his franchise has captured the past three seasons.
CLEVELAND (AP) Sandy Alomar Jr. will become a major league manager someday. For now, he is staying with the Cleveland Indians.