Placido Polanco signs with Marlins
Former All-Star third baseman Placido Polanco on Thursday signed a one-year contract with the Miami Marlins worth $2.75 million.
Polanco can earn an additional $125,000 if he appears in 100 games, and another $125,000 if he appears in 120 games.
The Marlins have been looking for an everyday third baseman since trading Hanley Ramirez to the Dodgers in July. According to teams that have spoken with them, the Marlins unsuccessfully explored trades for three young third basemen -- ...
Read full story