This is the February 12, 2013 news archive. View today's AL West rumors and news.
AL West News and Rumors
Mariners finalize Saunders deal, designate CarpLefty starter Joe Saunders officially signed a one-year Major League deal with the Mariners on Tuesday and first baseman/outfielder Mike Carp was designated for assignment to make room on the 40-man roster.Share TweetGeneral manager Jon Daniels said the Rangers are still looking outside the organization for a possible utility infielder who can play shortstop, but candidates may be reluctant to sign with the club because playing time is limited behind its incumbent A…Share Tweet
Anderson looking to pull his weight for A's staffThough Tommy John surgery was just around the corner, Brett Anderson did find solace away from the mound in the days leading up to his major operation in 2011. Such comfort was tucked away in the kitchen.Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 12, 2013TAMPA, Fla. (AP) -- Alex Rodriguez will not report to spring training with the Yankees' position players and will work on his rehabilitation from hip surgery in New York.Share TweetMariners catcher Jesus Montero says he's put last week's report linking his name to the controversial Miami anti-aging clinic behind him and is focused solely on getting ready for Spring Training and the upcoming season.Share TweetOnly 14 of the 35 pitchers and catchers reporting to Mariners camp Tuesday have ever played in the Majors for Seattle, so there'll be plenty of new faces and challengers when the group gathers on the field today for the first time with manager Eric Wedg…Share Tweet