According to ROTOWORD, Mike Sweeney has signed a minor league contract with the Fremont Athletics.
A's agreed to terms with first baseman Mike Sweeney on a minor league contract and invited him to spring training.
Sweeney spent 13 seasons in Kansas City, making $11 million in each of the past five years, but apparently couldn't get a major league deal on the open market after two straight injury wrecked seasons
For those of you who want to walk down memory lane, check out this PANIC BUTTON thread from 26 months ago. I am proud we didn't have the site infested with those anti-Kotchman "Vet'ruhn" lovers...