Cuban infielder Hector Olivera might be looking at a huge payday in the near future. The 29-year old has been with Asvispas de Santiago of Cuba’s Serie Nacional for 10 seasons. After watching fellow Cuban ball player Yasmany Tomas get a $68.5 million contract from the Arizona Diamondbacks, Olivera is expected to top that.
Even though the Miami Marlins have one of the worst teams in Major League Baseball, their ballpark is one of the best. So many people believe that it was only a matter of time when the team would get a chance to host the MLB all-star game. The last time the team was awarded the […]
Free agent pitcher James Shields off-season has been a long one. There were reports that Shields has an $110 million offer from an unknown team. Even though the San Diego Padres have been the front-runner in many people’s eyes for Shields. With spring training get ready to startup, Shields has finally signed a deal.
The future of former Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley was in doubt. Billingsley hasn’t pitched since April 2013 after having Tommy John surgery. Billingsley also had another procedure done last June to repair a torn flexor tendon in his elbow. With the 30-year-old scheduled to be ready for spring training, the market for his services has changed.
Report: Royals' James Shields has been offered a five-year, $110 million contract from an unknown team
Kansas City Royals pitcher James Shields is one of the most sought after free agents in MLB this year. Shields’s name has been linked to a lot of teams since the beginning of free agency. Now as teams have started to get serious about signing Shields, the price to sign him is obviously very high.
In what was considering to be a surprising move, Melky Cabrera signed a three-year deal with the Chicago White Sox. The deal is supposed to be worth $42 million. The move is considered surprising because most analysts didn’t think the White Sox were the front-runners for Cabrera’s services.
Last year, Seattle Seahawks QB Russell Wilson took part in spring training with the Texas Rangers who holds his baseball rights. Wilson is thriving in the NFL at the moment and has his team in the playoff picture with three games left in the season.
After helping the Kansas City Royals make it to the World Series, DH Billy Butler cashed in and signed with the Oakland Athletics. His deal is for three years and making roughly $30 million. Butler, who has been with the Royal since he was drafted back in 2004, found a way to show his appreciation to […]
San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner still has people talking about his performance in the World Series. As we all know Bumgarner’s performance will probably go down in MLB history as one of the best during a World Series.
Eyebrows were raised when Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost elected to start Jason Vargas over James Shields for Game 4 of the ALCS. Shields complained about his back and it got worse as the ALCS continued. Even though it worked out for the Royals, fans still wanted to know why Shields didn’t get the start.