Jason Vargas To The Big Apple

Today, the New York Mets bolstered their rotation by adding southpaw veteran Jason Vargas. He has agreed on a two-year deal for $16MM that includes a third-year option, according to Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com. Vargas can make an additional $1.5MM per year, if he reaches a specific innings total. This move is much needed, since…

Brandan Wright Heading To H-Town

The Rockets have officially signed big man Brandan Wright, the team announced on its website. When Wright was waived by the Memphis Grizzlies, he gave his commitment to join the Houston Rockets when he cleared waivers on Monday. Point guard Bobby Brown was waived to make room for the fellow big man. Now, in 27…