Miami lost its hitting coach, and the Rockies are seeking a new manager. Here are this week’s top headlines.
Braves extend Jim Johnson
Atlanta signed the reliever to a two-year deal.
Walt Weiss resigns
Weiss spent four years as manager of the Rockies.
Diamondbacks fire Chip Hale, Dave Stewart
Arizona was ready to move on from its manager and general manager.
Cashner, Rodney unlikely to return to Miami
Both are expected to be free agents.
Marlins fire Barry Bonds
That experiment reportedly didn’t go well.
Manfred in favor of changing September roster rules
In September, teams have larger rosters to work with.
Royals expected to spend less in 2017
Kansas City wants to work with a smaller payroll.
Marlins exercise Suzuki’s option
Miami added another option for 2018, too.
Brad Ausmus remains Detroit’s manager
The Tigers don’t want to make a change in the dugout.
Yankees ‘expecting calls’ on McCann
New York could be open to moving one of its veteran catchers.
Mets think Yoenis Cespedes will opt out
Cespedes could request more money this off-season.