According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Dodgers have reached a two-year deal with J.P. Howell.
Ken Gurnick of MLB.com reports that the Dodgers are closing in on a multi-year contract with J.P. Howell.
Troy Renck of the Denver Post reports that the Rockies have made "real progress" in contract talks with reliever J.P. Howell.
J.P. Howell and the Dodgers continue to discuss a possible return, according to Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times.
J.P. Howell has dropped the appeal of his two-game suspension.
Major League Baseball has suspended J.P. Howell two games for his role during Tuesday's brawl with the Diamondbacks.
J.P. Howell's first season in Los Angeles is off to a strong start, as the left-hander has a 2.89 ERA through 19 appearances for the Dodgers.
Dodgers signed LHP J.P. Howell to a one-year, $2.85 million contract.
According to Buster Olney of ESPN, the Dodgers and J.P. Howell have reached an agreement on a one-year, $2.85 million contract.
Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reports that the Dodgers and J.P. Howell are closing in on a one-year deal.
According to Dan Kolko of MASN Sports, J.P. Howell is the Nationals' top target on the free agent market to fill their void for a left-handed reliever.
Bill Ladson of MLB.com hears that the Nationals, Phillies, Cubs, Mariners and Rangers have interest in J.P. Howell.
Adam Kilgore of the Washington Post reports that the Nationals have "checked in" on free agent left-hander J.P. Howell.
Free agent J.P. Howell would like to return to the Rays but indicated Saturday that there are "a handful" of teams that have shown interest in signing him.