By Alden Gonzalez
UPDATE, 4:53 P.M. PT: Williams has been non-tendered.
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As of 3 p.m. PT — six hours before the deadline — Jerome Williams’ agent hadn’t heard from the Angels…
The Angels have signed free-agent reliever Joe Smith to a three-year contract worth about $15 million, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reported on Saturday night.
UPDATE, 11:50 A.M. PT: The trade has been finalized. The Angels also get right-handed reliever Fernando Salas and the Cardinals get outfield prospect Randal Grichuk.
By Mark Newman
MLB.com Cardinals beat reporter Jen Langosch, who dominated the field in the MLB.com Blogs Latest Leaders rankings for March that we will be posting in the next day, wrote this in her post on Opening Night in Miami: