Ian Desmond agreed to a 1-year, $8 million deal with the Texas Rangers, just over half of the $15.8 million qualifying offer he turned down from the Nationals in November.
The Colorado Rockies have agreed to a five-year, $70 million deal with free agent outfielder Ian Desmond, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports. The deal is pending a physical. ...read more
The Texas Rangers have agreed to a one-year deal worth $8.5 million with first baseman Mike Napoli, according to ESPN's Jim Bowden. ...read more
The Kansas City Royals have signed pitcher Ian Kennedy to a five-year, $70 million contract according to multiple reports. ...read more
Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond could miss a postseason game when his wife gives birth to the couple's third son. ...read more
On SI Now, Sports Illustrated staff writer Ben Reiter discusses why Ian Desmond's abysmal 2015 performance so far could prevent the former all-star shortstop from landing a huge contract in free agency. ...read more