3:44 AM EDT, Sun March 18, 2018
Bluebird Banter

Blue Jays sign Danny Espinosa

It’s a Minor League deal with an invite to Spring Training. The Blue Jays have signed veteran infielder Danny Espinosa to MInor League deal that includes an invite to Spring Training. Tim Brown of Yahoo! Sports says he is already in camp. Espinosa (31 in April) played 7 seasons for the Washington Nationals before hitting free agency after his 2016 season. 2017 saw him sign on with the Los Angeles Angels, putting up a forgettable 77 games before being traded to the Mariners, who kept him around long enough to play in 8 games. They then shipped him to Tampa Bay where the Rays also had him...

Royals Review

Spring Training Game Thread IV: Mariners at Royals

Erick Mejia for Cactus League MVP We’re now three games into Spring Training and the Royals are the only team without a loss in Cactus League action, as the they have put up a good offensive showing so far. Looking to keep that going, they will be sending free agent signing Wily Peralta to the mound, though it’s unlikely he has any chance of a starting role. The Royals will face a split-squad Seattle Mariners team, with right-hander Andrew Moore starting this one, who saw 59 innings in the big leagues last year, owning a 5.34 ERA and 5.65 FIP, while striking out 31 and walking eight....