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Winter Meetings

Winter Meetings archive

Preview | Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3 | Day 4

Day 3

Schmidt, Lilly land lucrative deals

Two of the top free agent pitchers found homes during Day 3. Right-hander Jason Schmidt says he's worked out a three-year, $47 million deal with the Dodgers while left-hander Ted Lilly and the Cubs agreed on a four-year, $40 million deal.

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Dodgers bring in outfielder Gonzalez

The Dodgers have come to an agreement with outfielder Luis Gonzalez on a one-year deal worth $7 million for the 2007 season, has learned.

Phils acquire Garcia from White Sox

Looking to bolster their starting rotation, the Phillies made a big splash on Wednesday night at the Winter Meetings, acquiring White Sox right-hander Freddy Garcia in exchange for right-hander Gavin Floyd and a player to be named later.
Mariners reportedly land starter Schmidt says he's joining Dodgers
Cubs land lefty Lilly, edge out Yankees Free-agent market thinning for Bonds
Piazza agrees with A's; Embree signs Winter Meetings Whispers: Day 3
Agent: Pettitte will pitch in 2007 Giants lock up catcher Molina
With Lilly gone, Jays turn to Meche Rockies not attempting to deal Helton
Bauman: Schmidt would boost Dodgers Dodgers sign Lieberthal for one year
Rumors continue to surround Nationals Cards' search for starters hits snag
Manny not filling out change-of-address card White Sox acquire righty Floyd for Garcia
Baldelli draws interest; Crawford will stay put Embree inks deal to join A's |
Maddux's signing expected Monday Mets get Burgos from KC |
Cubs trade Bynum to Orioles Helton to Angels? It's just talk
Walker leaning toward return to Padres Pitchers steal the show on Day 3
Indians go cautious with Borowski Orioles sign catcher Paul Bako
Yost set on keeping Weeks at second Dellucci will have to earn everyday role
Rangers expected to be finalist for Zito Bucs' trade with Braves falls through
Lilly off market, Yanks to turn to Pettitte? Leyland ponders lineup possibilities
Stairs close to deal with Toronto Gardenhire's Twins seek pitching help
Little praises Schmidt, likes LA roster Tribe's Wedge not feeling pressure
Yanks sign catcher to Minor League deal Tribe locks up Dellucci, Borowski |
Rule 5 Draft can produce gems Bonds arrives to join negotiations
Washington says Rangers will win in 2007 Piniella sheds light on plan for Cubs
Andruw is No. 1 to Braves skipper New Marlins skipper soaking it all in
Hargrove believes in King Felix's talent Black likes feel of new team

Sights & Sounds

Winter Meetings wrapup, Day 3:

Vinny Micucci and Jim Leyritz discuss Wednesday's deals. 350K MIDDAY, Dec. 6:

Mike Scioscia joins the show and LaTroy Hawkins talks about joining the Rockies. 350K

GM Omar Minaya on Burgos deal


WM galleries: Day 1 | Day 2 | Day 3

• Barry Bloom on Bonds' future: 350K • Wedge talks with 350K
• Baseball Today, Dec. 6: 350K Hot Stove Special, Dec. 6:
Moore on Burgos trade • Browne on Drew and Lugo: 350K
• Matthew Leach at Winter Meetings: 350K Indians Conference Call reporter Mark Bowman Tigers manager Jim Leyland
Bell on KC's deal for Bannister Browne on Boston's signings
Bloom on Bonds possibly re-upping with Giants Piniella on Cubs fans' loyalty
Gardenhire at Winter Meetings's Feinsand on Yanks' plans
Leyland on Pudge Rodriguez Yost at Winter Meetings
Cox reflects on '06 La Russa on the Cards' offseason
Wedge on Tribe's active offseason Padres manager Bud Black
Manuel on Phillies' pitching Angels manager Mike Scioscia
Royals GM Dayton Moore Dodgers manager Grady Little's Lyle Spencer at Meetings Rangers manager Ron Washington
Piniella speaks at Winter Meetings Hargrove on Beltre, Sexson
Rockies reliever LaTroy Hawkins Brewers manager Ned Yost
Gonzalez on expectations