Orioles acquired C David Freitas as the player to be named later in the Jim Johnson trade.
Michael Morse will have a base salary of $6 million in his one-year deal with the Giants, according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports.
Orioles selected 3B Michael Almanzar from the Red Sox in the 2013 Rule 5 draft.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that Michael Morse will make a base salary of around $5 million in his new one-year deal with the Giants.
Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com reports that the Giants have signed Michael Morse to a one-year contract, pending a physical.
The Astros are in "serious" discussions with Mike Morse, according to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal.
The Rockies are interested in free agent outfielder Michael Morse, reports ESPN's Jayson Stark.
The Orioles have considered discussing a contract extension with J.J. Hardy, according to Britt Ghiroli of MLB.com.
Manny Machado is encouraged by the initial progress of his surgically-repaired left knee.
FOX Sports' Jon Morosi reports that the Cubs, Pirates, Royals and Braves have showed interest in Jason Hammel.
ESPN's Buster Olney reports that Michael Morse is looking for a one-year deal worth $7-8 million.
Orioles signed RHP Ryan Webb to a two-year, $4.5 million contract.
Brian McTaggart of MLB.com reports that the Astros are interested in Michael Morse.
Tim Dierkes of MLBTradeRumors.com reports that Jason Hammel is receiving interest from 12 teams.
Andrew Baggarly of CSNBayArea.com hears that the Giants are interested in Michael Morse and Corey Hart "but expect dollars/years to go beyond their appetite."