With the Cowboys just $175,000 under the salary cap and unable to improve through free agency, it’s time for Jerry Jones to answer the questions fans want to know.
The Rangers are scanning the market for a starting pitcher, officials on other teams said. For now though, the battle in Rangers’ camp is between Robbie Ross and non-roster invite Nick Tepesch.
The Cowboys will not be nearly as busy in free agency as they were a year ago. That’s not to say there aren’t immediate needs for a team with consecutive 8-8 finishes.
At some point, the Cowboys are going to have to start thinking about finding a replacement for the soon-to-be 33-year-old Tony Romo, but maybe not this year.
Criticized for not spending enough on free agents in recent years, the Indians splurged on another star. The club agreed to terms Monday with outfielder Michael Bourn on a four-year, $48 million contract.
Star free agent Michael Bourn remains the best player without a team. But suitors are starting to show up now for the center fielder who by some advanced-stat estimates has saved 80 runs or more with his defense over the past four years.
The Texas Rangers have signed right-handed pitcher Kyle McClellan to a minor-league deal with an invitation to major-league spring training, the team announced Tuesday.
The Dallas Mavericks announced on Tuesday the signing of free agent guard Mike James to a 10-day contract.
The Texas Rangers announced on Thursday that the club has signed free agent right-handed relief pitcher Jason Frasor to a one-year contract.
The Rangers are staying in touch with free-agent outfielder Cody Ross after having a meeting with him. But Texas is also starting to look into free-agent outfielder Michael Bourn.
The Texas Rangers have agreed to sign free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski, according to CBSSports.com’s Scott Miller. The one-year deal is pending a physical and is worth $7.5 million, reports Jon Heyman.
The Phillies and reliever Mike Adams have finalized a $12 million, two-year contract. The 34-year-old right-hander is expected to fill the eighth-inning role for the Phillies.