RECORDS & AWARDS
December 26, 2012Richmond High School
Raul Ibanez has signed with theSeattle Mariners for a third time. The M's made it official anouncing the signing of the 40-year- old to a one-year deal. No financial terms were disclosed.
The Boston Red Sox signed shortstop Stephen Drew to a one-year contract. No financial terms of the deal were disclosed, but CBS Sports is reporting it is worth $9.5 million.
The Rangers signed free agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski to a one-year contract. Pierzynski hit .278 with 27 home runs, 18 doubles and 77 RBI for the White Sox in 2012.
The Boston Red Sox acquired closer Joel Hanrahan from Pittsburgh. Also going to Boston is infielder Brock Holt. The Pirates acquired pitchers Mark Melancon and Stolmy Pimentel, infielder Ivan De Jesus and utilityman Jerry Sands.