The Chicago Cubs signed infielder/outfielder Emilio Bonifacio to a minor league deal on Sunday. The 28-year-old was released by the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday after being designated for assignment. Cubs reliever Arodys Vizcaino passed his first test after a long rehab from Tommy John surgery and Edwin Jackson has confidence going into this season.
Around the league, Josh Reddick and the Oakland Athletics avoided arbitration and Andrew Miller and the Boston Red Sox did the same with a one-year deal. Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim injury prone pitcher Mark Mulder ruptured his Achilles tendon.
ESPN Chicago: Cubs sign Emilio Bonifacio
Chicago Sun-Times: Cubs reliever Arodys Vizcaino aces first test after long rehab of elbow injury
Cubs.com: Jackson’s confidence unshaken entering ’14
Chicago Tribune: Pitching priorities for Cubs in draft
NBC Sports: Mark Mulder ruptured his Achilles tendon
Athletics.com: Reddick agrees to one-year deal with A’s
RedSox.com: Red Sox, Miller avoid arbitration with one-year deal
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