by Jeff Lippman | CBSSports.com
Claudio Vargas released by Blue Jays
The Blue Jays released pitcher Claudio Vargas, Sportsnet.ca reports Monday. Vargas was pitching with Triple-A Buffalo. Vargas, who signed a minor-league contract, had a 5.86 ERA and 1.80 WHIP over 83 innings this season with Buffalo. He last pitched in the majors in 2010.
by Kevin Goodwin | Fantasy Writer
Vargas comes out of retirement
The Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, reports that the Brewers signed pitcher Claudio Vargas to a minor-league contract on Wednesday. "It's not major-league interest. It's Triple-A interest," assistant general manager Gord Ash said. "We're not satisfied with what we have there in the rotation, so we're looking to try and get better."