Monday, November 19, 2007

Weekly MLB Off-season Report

This weekly report will be for the week of November 13-19, 2007.

  • The Minnesota Twins acquired OF Craig Monroe from the Cubs for a player to be named.

  • The Detroit Tigers Re-signed CP Todd Jones to a 1-year deal.

  • The Tampa Bay Rays exercised the option on RHP Al Reyes for 2008.

  • The Milwaukee Brewers signed LHP Randy Choate to a one-year contract.

  • The San Diego Padres signed RHP Adam Bass and OF Chip Ambres (former Met) to Minor League contracts with invitations to Spring Training.

  • The Pittsburgh Pirates declined 2008 option for SS Cesar Izturis.

  • The New York Yankees signed RHP Scott Patterson as a free agent.

  • The New York Mets Re-signed C Ramon Castro to a two-year contract.

  • The Atlanta Braves acquired OF Josh Anderson from the Houston Astros in exchange for RHP Oscar Villarreal.

  • The Toronto Blue Jays acquired INF Marco Scutaro from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for RHP Graham Godfrey and RHP Kristian Bell.

  • The St. Louis Cardinals signed C Jason LaRue to a one-year contract; Signed RHP Dewon Brazelton and RHP John Wasdin to Minor League contracts.

  • The Texas Rangers signed RHP Warner Madrigal to a one-year contract.

  • The Atlanta Braves signed LHP Tom Glavine to a one-year contract.

  • The Los Angeles Angels acquired RHP Jon Garland from the Chicago White Sox in exchange for SS Orlando Cabrera and cash.

  • The New York Mets Re-signed 2B Luis Castillo to a 4-year deal.

Many contracts and deals were agreed apoun during this last past week. Not to mention that The Mets have broke off talks with C Yorvit Torrealba...