|Pirates sign Morton to extension|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have signed right-handed pitcher Charlie Morton to a three-year contract with a club option for 2017.|
|Report: Marlins ship Morrison to Mariners|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Seattle Mariners have acquired first baseman Logan Morrison from the Miami Marlins for right-handed reliever Carter Capps, according to the Miami Herald.|
|Report: Seattle agrees to terms with Hart|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Seattle Mariners continued to bolster their lineup on Wednesday, agreeing to terms with outfielder Corey Hart.|
|Report: Pirates sign Morton to extension|
|Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Pittsburgh Pirates have reportedly agreed to a contract extension with starter Charlie Morton.|
|A's ship Blevins to Washington|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Oakland Athletics have sent reliever Jerry Blevins to the Washington Nationals for minor league outfielder Billy Burns.|
|Rounding Third: A lot of buzz, but not much sting at Winter Meetings|
|(SportsNetwork.com) - You had to expect things would be quiet at Major League Baseball's Winter Meetings given the flurry of activity that took place last week.|
|Nadel named Frick Award winner|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Longtime radio voice of the Texas Rangers, Eric Nadel, has been selected as the 2014 recipient of the Ford C. Frick Award, presented annually for major contributions to baseball broadcasting.|
|New Yorker's Angell honored with Spink Award|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Roger Angell, a senior editor at The New Yorker magazine, was named Tuesday as the recipient of the J.G. Taylor Spink Award.|
|Angels acquire Skaggs, Santiago in 3-team deal|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim have acquired Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Tyler Skaggs and Chicago White Sox southpaw Hector Santiago in a three-team trade.|
|Rangers, Arencibia agree to one-year deal|
|Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - The Texas Rangers formally announced the signing of catcher J.P. Arencibia to a one-year contract for the 2014 season on Tuesday.|
|Thursday, April 05, 2012|
|American League Standings|
|Tampa Bay||92||71||.564||5.5||51-30||41-41||43-33||Won 2|
|NY Yankees||85||77||.525||12.0||46-35||39-42||37-39||Won 3|
|Kansas City||86||76||.531||7.0||44-37||42-39||44-32||Won 1|
|Chicago WSox||63||99||.389||30.0||37-44||26-55||26-50||Lost 1|
|LA Angels||78||84||.481||18.0||39-42||39-42||32-44||Lost 4|
|Boston Red Sox|
Relief pitcher Alex Wilson (7/9, bruised right thumb) is on the 60-day disabled list.
Relief pitcher Andrew Miller (7/7, left footsurgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and is expected to miss the remainderof the season.
Relief pitcher Andrew Bailey (7/13, right shoulder surgery) ison the 60-day disabled list .
Relief pitcher Joel Hanrahan (5/7, rightelbow/forearm surgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and will miss theremainder of the season.
Outfielder Ryan Kalish (2/20, right shoulder/backsurgery) is on the 60-day disabled list and will miss the entire season.
No significant injuries.
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