The Phillies made a minor move official yesterday when they announced that they have signed catcher Wil Nieves to be the team's backup behind Carlos Ruiz. He hit .297 with one home run and 22 RBIs in 71 games last year with the Arizona Diamondbacks. More here.
A lot of eyes were on Florida yesterday afternoon as the state attorney was set to make an announcement on the Florida State QB Jameis Winston sexual assault case. The Florida state attorney decided not to charge Winston with the rape of a fellow Florida State student. More here.
The biggest name on the free agent market looks like he is getting closer and closer to signing a contract. Former Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano traveled to Seattle last night to meet with Mariners officials prior to the MLB winter meetings on Monday. Sources are reporting that the Yankees are pessimistic about their chances to re-sign the all-star. More here.