- Rasmus becomes 1st to agree to accept qualifying offer Updated: Nov-13-15 4:58 pm
BOCA RATON, Florida - A player agreed to accept a qualifying offer for the first time in the four-year history of the compensation system rather than remain a free agent, and Atlanta dealt shortstop Andrelton Simmons to the Los Angeles Angels as the annual general managers' meetings ended.
- Braves re-sign veteran C AJ. Pierzynski for another season Updated: Nov-13-15 3:48 pm
ATLANTA - Veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski will return for another season with the Atlanta Braves after agreeing to a $3 million, one-year contract.