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MILWAUKEE (AP) -- The Milwaukee Brewers signed left-handed reliever Tom Gorzelanny to a two-year contract Friday.Share TweetThe Giants took their turn Friday at obtaining right-hander Sandy Rosario, claiming the much-traveled 27-year-old reliever off waivers from the Chicago Cubs.Share Tweet
Rangers claim lefty reliever Beliveau off waiversThe Rangers added another bullpen candidate by claiming left-handed reliever Jeff Beliveau off waivers from the Cubs on Friday. He gives the Rangers a possible left-handed relief option if they decide to use Robbie Ross in the rotation.Share Tweet
Ocampo ramping up Astros' international effortsThe job, by definition, requires plenty of travel. As the Astros' director of international, Oz Ocampo spends the majority of his time in places like the Dominican Republic, Venezuela, Panama and Colombia, looking for the next big thing in a sea of raw …Share Tweet
Shortstop Nunez returned to Tigers from D-backsShortstop Gustavo Nunez, picked by the Pirates in the 2011 Rule 5 Draft, returned to the Tigers organization on Friday, as the D-backs outrighted his contract to Triple-A Toledo.Share Tweet
Cubs finalize one-year contract with SchierholtzThe Cubs have finalized their deal with outfielder Nate Schierholtz on a one-year, $2.25 million contract.Share TweetCNNSI.com Dec 21, 2012MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- The Minnesota Twins have signed injury-hampered right-hander Rich Harden to a minor-league contract with an invitation to compete for a spot on the staff in spring training.Share TweetVeteran left-hander Francisco Liriano, after five-and-a-half seasons with the Minnesota Twins, will join his third team in five months after agreeing to a two-year, $14 million deal with the Pittsburgh Pirates, according to the Minneapolis Star-Tribune.Share Tweet