AP source: Zimmerman, Nats agree at $1M, pending physical

WASHINGTON: First baseman Ryan Zimmerman is returning to the Washington Nationals after sitting out the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, agreeing in principle to a $1 million, one-year contract, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday (Saturday in Manila). The contract would include additional bonus provisions. A second person confirmed to the […]

Brantley signs $32M deal with Astros

HOUSTON: Outfielder Michael Brantley has agreed to a $32-million, two-year contract with the Houston Astros, a person familiar with the deal told The Associated Press. The person spoke to the AP on condition of anonymity on Wednesday (Thursday in Manila) because the contract, which is pending a successful physical, had not been announced. Brantley spent […]