• by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Report: Orioles acquire 1B Mike McDade from Rangers

    The Orioles have acquired first baseman Mike McDade from the Rangers in exchange for future considerations, the Dallas Morning News reports. McDade spent most of last season with Double-A New Hampshire, hitting .250/.307/.366 with seven home runs and 36 RBI in 276 at-bats. He was 0 for 1 in major-league camp with the Rangers.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    Rangers bring in Mike McDade, Mason Tobin on minor-league deals

    The Rangers have signed first baseman Mike McDade and reliever Mason Tobin to minor-league deals, according to the Fort Worth Star-Telegram. The 25-year-old McDade spent last season at both Double-A and Triple-A. He hit .242/.298/.349 over 326 plate appearances. Tobin actually made the Rangers opening day roster in 2011, but spent last year in Triple-A with the Giants. He posted a 4.24 ERA over 34 innings.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    Blue Jays sign Mike McDade to minor-league deal

    The Blue Jays have signed first baseman Mike McDade to a minor-league deal, MLB.com reports. McDade was originally drafted by the Blue Jays in the sixth round in 2007 but spent 2013 in the White Sox and Indians organizations. He went 2 for 5 with two walks with the White Sox this spring before joining back up with his former organiztion.

  • by R.J. White | CBSSports.com

    White Sox reassign seven to minor-league camp

    The White Sox reassigned seven players to minor-league camp Wednesday, including infielder Mike McDade, outfielder Denis Phipps, catcher Kevan Smith and pitchers Chris Bassitt, Parker Frazier, Brian Omogrosso and Mauricio Robles. The White Sox have 55 players remaining in major-league camp after the moves.

  • by Michael Hurcomb | Fantasy Writer

    White Sox hand out 21 invites to spring training

    The White Sox announced Tuesday they handed out 21 non-roster invites to spring training. The list was headlined by prospects Micah Johnson and Chris Beck, who are considered among the White Sox's top 10 prospects by Baseball America. The 11 pitchers invited to spring training were Beck, Dylan Axelrod, Chris Bassitt, Parker Frazier, Brian Omogrosso, Omar Poveda, David Purcey, Zach Putnam, Mauricio Robles and Scott Snodgress. The remaining spring invites included three catchers -- Hector Gimenez, Miguel Gonzalez, Kevan Smith -- four infielders -- Johnson, Alex Liddi, Mike McDade, Andy Wilkins -- and three outfielders -- Denis Phipps, Blake Tekotte, Keenyn Walker.

  • by Igor Mello | CBSSports.com

    Mike McDade sent outright to Triple-A

    The White Sox sent first baseman Mike McDade outright to Triple-A Charlotte on Friday. McDade owned a .250/.313/.371 slash line with 10 home runs and 53 RBI over 428 at-bats in the minors last season.

  • by Chris Cwik | CBSSports.com

    White Sox claim Mike McDade

    The White Sox have claimed Indians first baseman Mike McDade on waivers. McDade was designated for assignment by the Indians Thursday. McDade is hitting .230/.313/.284 in 74 at-bats in Triple-A. The 24-year-old will likely report to Chicago's Triple-A team in Charlotte.

  • by Jeff Tobin | CBSSports.com

    Indians designate Mike McDade for assignment

    In order to clear a spot on the 40-man roster for the acquisition of Ezequiel Carrera, the Indians announced Thursday that they have designated minor-league infielder Mike McDade for assignment. McDade was batting just .230 with no home runs and seven RBI in 74 at-bats for Triple-A Columbus.

  • by Bill Passonno | CBSSports.com

    Indians reduce roster by two

    The Cleveland Indians optioned first baseman Mike McDade to Triple-A Buffalo and reassigned outfielder Nate Spears to their minor-league camp on Friday.

  • by Nando Di Fino | Senior Fantasy Writer

    Cleveland claims McDade

    The Cleveland Indians claimed 6-foot-1, 250-pound first baseman Mike McDade off waivers from the Blue Jays on Friday, adding him to their 40-man roster.