Posts Tagged Sports transactions

Mets acquire lefty relievers, Torres and Blevins

FILE- In this Oct. 3, 2014, file photo, Washington Nationals relief pitcher Jerry Blevins throws during the sixth inning of Game 1 of baseball's NL Division Series against the San Francisco Giants in Washington.  The New York Mets made two trades Monday, March 30, 2015, to bolster a bullpen lacking in left-handers, acquiring Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres and Blevins from the Nationals. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)

PORT ST. LUCIE, Fla. (AP) — The New York Mets made two trades Monday to bolster a bullpen lacking in left-handers, acquiring Alex Torres from the San Diego Padres and Jerry Blevins from the Washington Nationals.

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Kris Bryant sent to minors by Chicago Cubs

In this March, 2015, file photo, Chicago Cubs' Kris Bryant signs autographs prior to start of a spring training exhibition baseball game against the San Diego Padres in Peoria, Ariz. Bryant was reassigned by the Cubs to their minor league camp on Monday despite an outstanding spring training at the plate, triggering a threat of litigation from the players' association. (AP Photo/Lenny Ignelzi, File)

MESA, Ariz. (AP) — Third baseman Kris Bryant was reassigned by the Chicago Cubs to their minor league camp on Monday despite an outstanding spring training at the plate, triggering a threat of litigation from the players’ association.

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Former All-Star closer Chris Perez released by Brewers

MILWAUKEE (AP) — The Brewers have released Chris Perez, ending the former All-Star closer’s bid for a setup job in the Milwaukee bullpen.

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StubHub files lawsuit against Ticketmaster

NEW YORK (AP) — StubHub is suing Ticketmaster and the Golden State Warriors, alleging it unfairly required fans looking to resell tickets to use Ticketmaster’s resale exchange.

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Free agent linebacker Lance Briggs visiting with 49ers

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The San Francisco 49ers are hosting free agent linebacker Lance Briggs at team headquarters.

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