Check this space daily for this month's Major League Baseball transactions involving former Cape Cod League players.
The Boston Red Sox organization just got a little smarter.
Two days before their scheduled arbitration hearing in St. Petersburg, Fla., right-handed pitcher Justin Masterson (Wareham, 2005) and the Cleveland Indians reached agreement on a one-year deal worth $9,762,500.
A healthier and wealthier Andrew Miller (Chatham, 2004/05) can now concentrate on helping the Boston Red Sox win another World Series.
Justin Smoak (Cotuit, 2006), the Cape Cod Baseball League’s 2006 Most Valuable Player, has avoided an arbitration hearing by coming to terms with the Seattle Mariners on a new contract for 2014.
Former Whitecap LaPorta signs minor league contract with Orioles
Matt Wieters (Orleans, 2006) will earn $2.2 million more this season remaining with the Baltimore Orioles.
The clock is ticking for Boston relief pitcher Andrew Miller (Chatham, 2004/05) and Baltimore catcher Matt Wieters (Orleans, 2006).
Hard-luck starting pitcher Cory Luebke (Falmouth, 2006) will not be a rotation option in 2014 for the San Diego Padres.
Former Tampa Bay Ray super sub Sam Fuld (Hyannis, 2003) hopes to be playing baseball again this summer in Northern California
Spring training. Two words which are music to the ears of baseball fans everywhere.
Former Boston Red Sox bullpen stalwart Daniel Bard (Wareham, 2005) has signed a minor league deal with the Texas Rangers.