Entries in Former All-Star (2)


Sizemore Signs 1-Year Deal with Phillies

iStockphoto(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia Phillies signed outfielder Grady Sizemore to a one-year, $2 million contract Thursday.

Sizemore, 32, joined the Phillies last June after he was released by the Boston Red Sox. He played in 60 games for Philadelphia in 2014, hitting .253 with three home runs, 21 runs scored, 12 RBIs and one stolen base.

Before injuries derailed his career Sizemore was thought to be one of the best outfielders in baseball, making three All-Star teams and winning two Gold Gloves.

In nine MLB seasons, Sizemore has hit .266 with 144 home runs, 485 RBIs, 140 stolen bases and a .352 on-base percentage.

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Catcher Ramon Hernandez Agrees to Deal with Royals

Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images(KANSAS CITY, Mo.) -- Catcher Ramon Hernandez agreed to a minor-league contract with the Kansas City Royals Tuesday.

The 37-year-old former All-Star played in 17 games for the Los Angeles Dodgers last season before being released in June, after hitting .208 with three home runs and six RBIs.

Hernandez has played 15 big league seasons, split between the Athletics, Reds, Orioles, Rockies, Padres and Dodgers. He is a career .263 hitter with 269 home runs and 757 RBIs.

Hernandez joins Salvador Perez and Brett Hayes as the catchers on the Royals' 40-man roster.

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