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Another major trade was made Saturday, with the Brewers and Diamondbacks agreeing to a five player deal that sent Jean Segura to Arizona.
Arizona has reportedly been hoping to move a second baseman and did so Saturday, trading Aaron Hill, Isan Diaz and starter Chase Anderson to Milwaukee in exchange for shortstop Jean Segura and reliever Tyler Wagner.
Former Braves outfielder Andruw Jones could be announcing his retirement in the coming days.
Kansas City is working on extending catcher Salvador Perez.
Adam LaRoche will have to win the starting DH job this spring:
Robin Ventura says Adam LaRoche has to earn his job in spring training. Of course, would have to have a DH replacement.— Colleen Kane (@ChiTribKane) January 30, 2016
Travis Snyder receives a minor league deal from the Royals:
#Royals sign OF Travis Snider to a minor league contract with an invitation to MLB Spring Training.— Kansas City Royals (@Royals) January 30, 2016
Seattle is likely done making large moves this off-season.
There is a chance Howie Kendrick receives playing time at third base in 2016:
Roberts also said Howie Kendrick has expressed willingness to play some third base.— Andy McCullough (@McCulloughTimes) January 30, 2016
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Today in Baseball History: On this day in 1983, Tony Perez signs a one-year contract with the Phillies.