2015 record: 95-67, first in AL Central, World Series champions
Manager: Ned Yost, seventh season
Mark Quinn and Brady Anderson have a long association.
This most confounding of all free agent markets now has one fewer big name with the news that Alex Gordon is returning to the Kansas City Royals on a reported, four-year $72 million contract.
After the Orioles sent Steve Clevenger to Seattle for Mark Trumbo and C.J. Riefenhauser, the team was looking for a third catcher.