In a move that was widely expected, the Jays have picked up the option on catcher Rod Barajas for next season.
The Toronto Blue Jays have signed former Orioles hurler Adam Loewen to a minor league deal. The Surrey, B.C. native is trying to follow in the footsteps of Rick Ankiel by becoming a position player. The Jays also claimed right-handed pitcher Bryan Bullington off waivers from Cleveland. To make room on the roster, outfielder Kevin Mench has been designated for assignment.
Ranger shortstop edges Jeter, Pujols for 12th annual honor
The Major League Baseball Players Association has announced that Michael Young is the winner of the 2008 Marvin Miller Man of the Year Award,presented to "the player in either league whose on-field performance and contributions to his community inspire others to higher levels of achievement." Among the off-field ventures ...
Sportsnet.ca is reporting Paul Godrey is stepping down as president and CEO at the end of the year, ending his eight year association with the club.
As per MLB.com, David Eckstein has been dealt to the Diamondbacks for 23 year-old RHP Chad Beck.