- 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.
- Seattle acquires Benoit from Padres for 2 minor leaguers Updated: Nov-12-15 4:59 pm
SEATTLE - Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto is wasting little time in addressing one of his team's most glaring needs.
- Padres pick up option on Benoit, let Barmes go Updated: Nov-03-15 9:00 pm
SAN DIEGO - The San Diego Padres have exercised a $7.5 million club option on the contract for right-hander Joaquin Benoit for the 2016 season and declined their $2 million option on infielder Clint Barmes.