Hall of Fame manager Whitey Herzog, who was also a general manager, had a theory of building a bench. It was never a good idea to keep a bench together for more than a year.
OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) The Oakland Athletics have acquired right-hander Sandy Rosario from the Boston Red Sox for a player to be named later or cash considerations.
The Orioles picked up another player who they think will shore up their infield on Wednesday.
BALTIMORE (AP) The Baltimore Orioles have acquired infielder Danny Valencia from the Boston Red Sox for cash.