LOS ANGELES -- Jimmy Rollins waived his no-trade clause after 14 years in Philadelphia to join the Los Angeles Dodgers, where the 36-year-old will replace Hanley Ramirez at shortstop.
Jimmy Rollins’ departure from Philadelphia began with a rumor that the Yankees were interested in acquiring him.
Sometimes the greats get to stay in one place. Tony Gwynn spent his entire career with the Padres. Derek Jeter never left the Yankees. Cal Ripken Jr. was an Oriole for life.
ATLANTA — The San Diego Padres have agreed to acquire slugger Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves, a person with knowledge of the deal said Friday.
Update at 2:20 a.m.: The Padres and Dodgers have finalized the trade that sends Matt Kemp to San Diego.