The NC Dinos signed foreign pitcher Wes Parsons on Monday. Parsons agreed to a one-year contract at $600,000. Of his total contract, he will receive $80,000 in signing bonus, $320,000 in guaranteed salary and $200,000 in incentives.
The Wiz announced they have retained Odrisamer Despaigne on a one-year deal worth up to $1.1 million. He will get $500,000 in salary and $300,000 as a signing bonus, with a maximum $300,000 up for grabs in incentives.
The team said the Venezuela-born José Pirela signed a one-year deal worth up to $800,000, including a guaranteed salary of $500,000 and a signing bonus of $100,000. He can make up to $200,000 in incentives.
The Korean baseball club Kiwoom Heroes announced Saturday they've decided to part ways with their slumping American player Taylor Motter. The Heroes said they've asked the KBO to place Motter on waivers.