Dodgers agree to terms with Shawn Estes - International Herald TribunePitcher Shawn Estes has agreed to terms of a minor league contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers that could be worth as much as $1.55 million.
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Tidbit about the Dodgers and starting pitching:
FOX Sports on MSN - MLB - Red Sox retain financial flexibilityThe Dodgers continue to pursue free-agent starters Jon Garland, Braden Looper and Randy Wolf, and they're encouraged by the progress of right-hander Ramon Troncoso in the Dominican winter league. Troncoso, 3-0 with a 2.25 ERA in four appearance, three starts, could end up the team's fifth starter.
Hot Stove Blog: Dodgers, Mota close to dealThe Dodgers are very close to reacquiring free-agent reliever Guillermo Mota, according to a baseball source. Mota was the primary set-up man during Eric Gagne's closer glory days from 2002 until Mota's trade with Paul Lo Duca and Juan Encarnacion to Florida in 2004 for Brad Penny and Hee-Seop Choi.