Jason Vargas, who was 18-11 and an All-Star selection for the Royals in 2017, has agreed to terms on a two-year, $16 million deal with the Mets, a source told ESPN.
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About 15 players were in attendance Wednesday as the players' association held its first training session for unsigned free agents. A scout for the Royals was escorted out as scouts and media weren't permitted at the workouts.
It's already February, but there are aces and sluggers looking for new homes. We find the best bet -- and a dark horse -- for the top available names.
Which Royals are Midsummer Classic worthy? Way-too-early All-Star rosters
Spring training is nearly here, and there are dozens of free agents still available. We find each club's biggest need and identify potential targets.
The Royals re-signed shortstop Alcides Escobar after the sides agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract.
The Brewers continued their outfield revamp by signing center fielder Lorenzo Cain to a five-year contract.
MLB's cybersecurity team is investigating after the Padres' social media accounts were hacked and posts suggesting the team had either agreed to terms with free agent Eric Hosmer or that a deal was imminent were posted.
As this odd hot stove season lingers on, we crunched the numbers to see who benefits most the later into the offseason contract negotiations take place.
Gene Lamont, a former big league manager who has spent the past 11 seasons on the staffs of Jim Leyland and Brad Ausmus in Detroit, has been named special assistant to Royals GM Dayton Moore.
Royals pitcher Danny Duffy must report to a probation officer once a month for a year and abstain from drugs and alcohol after pleading guilty to DUI.
The Royals agreed with reliever Kelvin Herrera and starter Nate Karns on one-year contracts Friday to avoid arbitration, leaving reliever Brandon Maurer as their only player still on track for a hearing next month.
The pace of this offseason has been positively glacial. We examine the reasons so many free agents are still unsigned -- and make predictions for the coming thaw.
The Dodgers acquired left-handed reliever Scott Alexander from the Royals in a three-team trade that also included the White Sox. Veteran relievers Luis Avilan and Joakim Soria will go to Chicago in the deal.
Big-ticket moves have been few and far between this offseason, but that hasn't stopped some clubs from helping their playoff chances, while others have fallen behind the pack.
A Japanese sensation who landed in L.A. A Miami MVP shipped to the Bronx. A D.C. superstar on the cusp of free agency. All are among the players, managers, executives, agents and, um, commissioners, on our list of MLBers to watch in 2018.
Now that we've laid out the criteria for what makes a baseball season memorable, we put 2017 to the test.