- Rasmus, Wieters, Anderson accept qualifying offers Updated: Nov-14-15 12:26 am
NEW YORK - Houston outfielder Colby Rasmus, Baltimore catcher Matt Wieters and Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson became the first three players to accept qualifying offers from their teams rather than remain free agents, and Boston obtained closer Craig Kimbrel from San Diego.
- Boston gets closer Kimbrel from Padres for 4 prospects Updated: Nov-14-15 12:17 am
- Rasmus becomes 1st to agree to accept qualifying offer Updated: Nov-13-15 4:58 pm
BOCA RATON, Florida - A player agreed to accept a qualifying offer for the first time in the four-year history of the compensation system rather than remain a free agent, and Atlanta dealt shortstop Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels as the annual general managers' meetings ended.