8:31 AM EST, Wed February 22, 2017

Scouting Yankees Prospect #18: Domingo German

The Yankees acquired right-handed pitcher Domingo German as part of a package in the Nathan Eovaldi-David Phelps trade with the Marlins in the winter of 2014. He missed his first full season in the Yankee organization after needing Tommy John surgery but bounced back last year to show signs of the high-end arm the Yankees believed they had originally gotten.

Boston Herald

Rays finalize $2M, 1-year deal with injured Nathan Eovaldi

PORT CHARLOTTE, Fla. — The Tampa Bay Rays have finalized a $2 million, one-year contract with injured pitcher Nathan Eovaldi.The 27-year-old right-hander is expected to miss the 2017 season while recovering from Tommy John surgery last August, when he was with the New York Yankees. The deal includes a $2 million club option for 2018 that includes the chance to earn performance bonuses.Eovaldi was 9-8 with a 4.76 ERA in 21 starts and three relief appearances last season and is 38-46 with a 4.21 ERA over parts of six seasons with the Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers and Miami Marlins. His best...

South Florida Sun-Sentinel

Families of two men killed in boat crash suing estate of late Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez

The parents of the two men killed in a boating accident last September along with Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Fernandez are filing negligence and personal injury lawsuits in Miami against the All-Star’s estate, each seeking $2 million. The lawsuits set the stage for a long-term battle over Fernandez’s...