Transaction Summary

Whether a free agent signs a lucrative contract, or an unsuspecting General Manager deals supreme talent for some yarn and wool to knit himself a fleece, find it here!

 2007-2008 Offseason Transactions:

  • RP Yasuhiko Yabuta  signs with the Kansas City Royals with a 2-year, $6M contract; club option for a 3rd year 
  • The Minnesota Twins traded SP Matt Garza, SS Jason Bartlett, and RP Eduardo Morlan to the Tampa Bay Devil Rays for OF Delmon Young, INF Brandan Harris, and OF Jason Pridie.
  • Tampa Bay D-Rays traded RP Brian Stokes to the New York Mets for cash considerations
  • RP Doug Brocail sign with the Houston Astros for one-year worth a reported $2.5 million, with a club option for 2009
  • RP Kerry Wood signs with the Chicago Cubs for one-year, worth a reported $4.2 million
  • CL Francisco Cordero signs with the Cincinnati Reds for four years worth a reported $46 million, with a fifth-year option for around $11 million
  • RP Scott Linebrink signs with the Chicago White Sox for four years worth a reported $19 million
  • CF Torii Hunter signs with the Los Angeles Angels for five years worth a reported $90 million
  • 3B Ramon Vazquez signs with the Texas Rangers for one year worth a reported $810,000
  • C Jason Kendall signs with the Milwaukee Brewers for one-year, with a vesting option for a second year; he is set to make $4.25 million with incentives based on the amount of games he plays
  • New York Mets traded RP Guillermo Mota to the Milwauke Brewers for C Johnny Estrada
  • RP Masahide Kobayashi signs with the Cleveland Indians for 2 years worth a reported $6.25 million, with a 3rd year option worth $3.25 million
  • CL Mariano Rivera signs with the New York Yankees for 3 years worth a reported $45 million
  • SP Greg Maddux signs with San Diego Padres for 1 year worth a reported $10 million (and, get this… a renewal of his Del Mar Country Club membership)
  • Chicago White Sox  traded SP Jon Garland to the Los Angeles Angels for SS Orlando Cabrera
  • 3B Mike Lowell signs with Boston Red Sox for 3 years worth a reported $37.5 million
  • 2B Luis Castillo signs with New York Mets for 4 years worth a reported $25 million
  • SP Tom Glavine signs with Atlanta Braves for 1 year worth a reported $8 million
  • Oakland A’s traded IF Marco Scutaro to the Toronto Blue Jays for P Graham Godfrey and P Kristian Bell
  • Houston Astros traded OF Josh Anderson to the Atlanta Braves for RP Oscar Villareal
  • C Jorge Posada signs with New York Yankees for 4 years worth a reported $52.4 million
  • C Ramon Castro signs 2 year contract with the New York Mets worth a reported $4.6 million
  • C Jose Molina signs 2 year contract with New York Yankees worth a reported $4 million
  • Chicago Cubs traded OF Craig Monroe to the Minnesota Twins, for a player to be named later (low-level prospect)
  • SP Curt Schilling signs a 1 year contract with the Boston Red Sox worth a guaranteed $8M plus a possible $6M in incentives

2 Responses

  1. b@d@ss

  2. Haha, nice work! Love the intro especially.

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