Royals expected to meet with Billy Butler's agents

PHOENIX -- Billy Butler faces the pull of dueling poles as his first foray into free agency begins. The first force is the attraction of continuing his career with Kansas City, his employer for the past decade. The second force is the allure of ...

Cardinals sign infielder Dean Anna, three others

PHOENIX -- An area of interest for the Cardinals this offseason was adding some depth to the utility infielder spot on the roster, even if it meant creating less clarity for returning infielder Daniel Descalso or up-and-coming option Greg Garcia. ...

Braves sign outfielder Almonte to big-league deal

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- After spending nine years in the Yankees organization and getting just 149 plate appearances in the majors, outfielder Zoilo Almonte figures to get a better opportunity with the Braves.

They signed the Domincan switch-hitter ...