Arencibia hit .194 with 21 homers, 18 doubles and 55 RBIs in a career-high 138 games this year for Toronto. The Blue Jays didn’t offer him a contract by the Dec. 2 deadline and allowed him to become a free agent.
As the big-money free agents negotiated, dozens of players with lower profiles waited to find out whether they would be dumped on the market by their clubs Monday night.
The Texas Rangers and left-hander Martin Perez have agreed to a $12.5 million, four-year contract that includes three club options through 2020.
The Texas Rangers have declined their $12 million contract option for Lance Berkman, making the 37-year-old switch-hitter a free agent.
In the immediacy of the moment, some Dallas Cowboys observers believe the five-year, $40-million extension given now-departed Jay Ratliff two years ago ranks as Jerry Jones’ worst-ever gaffe.
The Department of Defense has awarded a $3.4 billion contract to Lockheed Martin Aeronautics to build fighter planes for the U.S. military and also foreign services.
Some are calling for the removal of DISD Superintendent Mike Miles after an internal report on influence and intimidation surfaced.
The Cowboys signed their fourth round pick and former Baylor wide receiver Terrence Williams to a four-year contract on Tuesday.
The Dallas Cowboys have hit what a source terms a “downturn’’ in contract negotiations with franchise-tagged defensive end Anthony Spencer
Sources on both sides of the negotiating table tell 105.3 The Fan that Dallas Cowboys discussions involving a long-term contract for Anthony Spencer will accelerate this week.
Dallas Schools Superintendent Mike Miles continues to face criticism over the principal evaluation process that could remove campus administrators from their jobs.
The Dallas Cowboys have signed 5th round pick RB Joseph Randle to a four-year deal. The terms of the deal were not made available by the team.