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Stories with person: Craig Kimbrel
  • 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.

  • Boston gets closer Kimbrel from Padres for 4 prospects 
    Updated: Nov-14-15 12:17 am

    BOSTON - New Boston Red Sox boss Dave Dombrowski on Friday night made his first big move to rebuild the franchise after its third last-place finish in four years, acquiring four-time All-Star closer Craig Kimbrel from the San Diego Padres for four prospects.

  • 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.