|May 7 12:53 PM PT1:53 PM MT2:53 PM CT3:53 PM ET15:53 ET19:53 GMT3:53 12:53 PM MST2:53 PM EST3:23 PM VEN23:53 UAE2:53 PM CT-The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to terms on a minor league contract with Saltalamacchia. The 30-year-old catcher was released by the Miami Marlins on Tuesday, barely into the second year of a three-year, $21 million contract.
Analysis: Saltalamacchia is to report to the team's spring training facility in Scottsdale, then be sent to one of the Diamondbacks' affiliates, probably Triple-A Reno.
|Apr. 27 3:18 PM PT4:18 PM MT5:18 PM CT6:18 PM ET18:18 ET22:18 GMT6:18 3:18 PM MST5:18 PM EST5:48 PM VEN2:18 UAE (+1)5:18 PM CT-The Miami Marlins have released Saltalamacchia, making him a free agent.
Analysis: The move Tuesday came eight days after Saltalamacchia was designated for assignment. The Marlins parted ways with the veteran even though he has nearly two seasons left on the $21 million, three-year contract he signed before the 2014 season.
|Apr. 24 4:42 PM PT5:42 PM MT6:42 PM CT7:42 PM ET19:42 ET23:42 GMT7:42 4:42 PM MST6:42 PM EST7:12 PM VEN3:42 UAE (+1)6:42 PM CT-Saltalamacchia on the paternity list Friday.
Analysis: He is expected to miss two or three games.