Brad Hand is going to the Nationals for one year at $10.5 Million. The Nationals also re-signed Ryan Zimmerman to a one year deal. The Yankees acquired Jameson Taillon from the Pirates in exchange for four minor leaguers. Meanwhile, Pablo Sandoval has a one year minor league deal with the Braves. Left hander Derek Holland got a minor league deal with the Tigers with a spring training invitation.
Mike Trout tweeted a nice tribute to Hank Aaron. Garrett Richards and the Red Sox have agreed to a one year deal worth $10.5 Million. The Reds are showing interest in Andrelton Simmons. The Blue Jays have also been in touch with him. Finally, Kike Hernandez signed a two year deal with the Red Sox for $14 Million.