CINCINNATI (AP) Ryan Ludwick left the Reds to see if there was a better deal available on the free agent market. He found at least one, but turned it down to stay with Cincinnati.
PITTSBURGH (AP) The Pittsburgh Pirates have re-signed free agent reliever Jason Grilli to a two-year contract worth $6.75 million.
TORONTO (AP) The Toronto Blue Jays have hired Pat Hentgen as their bullpen coach, bringing the Cy Young winner back into the team's coaching ranks.
SEATTLE (AP) Jason Bay took a glance at the Seattle Mariners' 40-man roster and suddenly realized how unique he will be.