Nothing huge to report but nonetheless...
The Tigers signed Ramon Martinez (2B) Det to a one-year deal yesterday, according to the Detroit Free Press.
Milton Bradley (OF) LA re-signed with the Dodgers for one-year, according to the LA Times. The contract is laden with incentives to keep him focused on staying out of trouble.
The Mariners signed Pokey Reese (2B) Sea to a one-year deal on Tuesday, according to the Seattle Times. The contract includes a team option for 2006 and he should be the everyday shortstop for the Mariners.
The Red Sox agreed to a minor league contract with Josias Manzanillo (P) Fla on Thursday, according to the AP. He was 3-3 with one save and a 6.12 ERA in 26 appearances with the Marlins last season.
Brad Wilkerson (OF) Was agreed to a one-year, $3.05 million contract with the Nationals on Thursday, according to the AP. He hit .255 with 32 home runs, 67 RBI, 112 runs scored and 13 stolen bases last season and was voted the Expos MVP.
The Marlins agreed Thursday to a one-year contract with Ismael Valdez (P) Fla, according to the AP. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Valdez was 14-9 with a 5.13 ERA last year for San Diego and Florida.
The Rockies agreed to a one-year, $1.05 million contract with Desi Relaford (2B) Col on Thursday, according to the AP. Relaford played six positions for Kansas City last season, hitting .221 with six homers and 34 RBI in 114 games. He might have a chance to become the starting third baseman, but will most likely fill in spots throughout the outfield and infield.
The Pirates avoided arbitration by agreeing to a two-year, $8 million deal with Jack Wilson (SS) Pit on Thursday, according to the AP.
Gregg Zaun (C) Tor signed a one-year contract with the Blue Jays on Thursday worth $950,000 with a $1 million club option for 2006, according to the AP.
A.J. Pierzynski (C) CWS signed a one-year deal with the White Sox on Thursday. He hit .272 with 11 home runs and 77 RBI for the Giants last season.
The Cardinals signed Mark Grudzielanek (2B) StL to a $1 million, one-year contract on Thursday, according to the AP. Grudzielanek will be the team's starting second baseman. "We've been trying to identify infielders to handle a variety of roles for us," Cardinals general manager Walt Jocketty said. "Grudzielanek offers us versatility with both the bat and in the field. He's a proven veteran who should fit nicely into our everyday lineup."
The Padres and Chris Hammond (P) SD agreed to terms on a contract that would be finalized once he passes a physical, according to the San Diego Union-Tribune.