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Stories with person: Colby Rasmus
  • Rasmus, Wieters, Anderson accept qualifying offers 
    Updated: Nov-14-15 12:26 am

    NEW YORK - Houston outfielder Colby Rasmus, Baltimore catcher Matt Wieters and Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Brett Anderson became the first three players to accept qualifying offers from their teams rather than remain free agents, and Boston obtained closer Craig Kimbrel from San Diego.

  • Wieters accepts Orioles' qualifying offer to return in '16 
    Updated: Nov-13-15 6:00 pm

    BALTIMORE - Matt Wieters thought long and hard about being a free agent. Ultimately, the catcher's comfort-level with his current situation was more important that striving for a bigger payday.

  • 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.