Dec 5, 2010, 11:06am PST
December 16, 2010
The Los Angeles Dodgers today finalized their three-year deal with Matt Guerrier, locking him up for a total of $12 million through 2013. Guerrier was 5-7 with a 3.17 ERA in 74 games for Minnesota last season, and has pitched in at least 73 games in each of the last four seasons.
December 15, 2010
The Los Angeles Dodgers continued their offseason quest to acquire as much pitching as humanly possible, agreeing to terms with reliever Matt Guerrier, formerly of the Minnesota Twins, on a three-year deal worth $12 million. Guerrier was a Type A free agent but, because he was not offered arbitration by the Twins, the Dodgers will not lose their 2011 second-round draft pick as compensation.
December 14, 2010
On the same day their former catcher Russell Martin signed a one-year deal with the New York Yankees, the Los Angeles Dodgers brought back a name from the past, signing catcher Dioner Navarro to a one-year, $1 million contract. Navarro caught for the Dodgers in 2005, and began 2006 as the starter until injuring his wrist early in the season.
December 9, 2010
The Los Angeles Dodgers today finalized their one-year contract with Vicente Padilla, bringing back the pitcher for a dual role in 2011. "Vicente’s flexibility and willingness to be in whatever role we may need him in was very important to us," said General Manager Ned Colletti. "We believe he is capable of filling practically any role on our staff and we are very glad to have him back."
December 6, 2010
Given that the Dodgers made several moves prior to the meetings, which are held in Orlando, Florida this year, they were expected to not make a big splash this week. So, when a report from Tony Jackson of ESPN Los Angeles said the Dodgers were, according to sources, in talks with the Milwaukee Brewers to acquire Prince Fielder, it was quite a bombshell.
December 5, 2010
The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed reliever Matt Guerrier, formerly of the Minnesota Twins, to a three-year, $12 million contract.