Tigers agree with Castellanos, Greene, Wilson

The Tigers whittled their potential arbitration cases down to one on Friday by signing right-handers Shane Greene and Alex Wilson and right fielder Nicholas Castellanos to one-year contracts.

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Cubs avoid arbitration with a trio of players

In the hours leading up to the Cubs Convention, the organization reached agreement with three arbitration-eligible players. The Cubs have avoided going to arbitration with a group of key players Friday. In the hours before the Cubs Convention, the organization reached agreement with Kris Bryant , Addison Russell , Kyle Hendricks , Justin Wilson and Tommy La Stella. Bryant received a record figure for the first year of arbitration, according to the Chicago Sun-Times’ Gordon Wittenmyer: Here are the reported figures for all five players: Bryant – $10.85 million Wilson – $4.25 million Hendricks – $4.175 million Russell – […]

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Hessman promoted to hitting coach at Erie

DETROIT — Three years after Mike Hessman’s playing career ended, the former Tigers farmhand and Minor League home run king is climbing the farm system once more. He’ll be the new hitting coach at Double-A Erie, the Tigers announced Thursday as part of their Minor League staff appointments. Hessman, 39, who served as hitting coach at Class A West Michigan last year, replaces Phil Clark, who was promoted from the SeaWolves staff to assistant hitting coach in Detroit under new manager Ron Gardenhire and hitting coach Lloyd McClendon. Most of the coaching staffs in the Tigers system remain unchanged. […]

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