A’s Announce Various Minor-League Signings

A’s Announce Various Minor-League Signings The A’s announced a spate of minor-league signings this afternoon, some of which were previously reported by Susan Slusser and Henry Schulman of the San Francisco Chronicle. On the pitching side, the club brought aboard left-hander Lucas Luetge and right-handers Ian Gardeck, Zach Lee, and Brian Schlitter. They confirmed the earlier-reported signing of Jaime Schultz. Oakland also…

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Agency Changes: Jeffress, Rengifo

Agency Changes: Jeffress, Rengifo The latest agency changes from around the majors… Free-agent right-hander Jeremy Jeffress has joined Roc Nation Sports and agent Kyle Thousand, per Mark Feinsand of MLB.com. Jeffress, who was one of the majors’ most effective relievers not long ago, has been seeking a new team since the Brewers released him at…

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Offseason Outlook: Houston Astros

Offseason Outlook: Houston Astros MLBTR is publishing Offseason Outlooks for all 30 teams.  Click here to read the other entries in this series. A month ago, the Astros came within a game of winning their second World Series in three seasons. Now? They’re the subject of an investigation by MLB commissioner Rob Manfred’s office and could…

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