Rockies & Sky Sox | Colorado Springs Gazette Baseball

Baseball Headlines view all

  • AP source: Marlins, Suzuki agree to $2 million deal

    MIAMI (AP) — Ichiro Suzuki has decided to play for the Miami Marlins. Suzuki and the team have agreed to a $2 million, one-year contract, pending a physical, a person with knowledge of the situation told The Associated Press. The person spoke on condition of anonymity Friday because the contract with the 41-year-old outfielder has not been...

  • Scherzer's $210M deal done, Nationals think about 'winning'

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Forgive Washington Nationals owner Mark Lerner if he got swept up in the scene. Speaking after a news conference Wednesday to announce the addition — via a $210 million, seven-year contract — of 2013 AL Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, Lerner was thinking big thoughts. After all, the club's starting rotation, at least for...

  • AP source: Scherzer, Nationals agree to $210M, 7-year deal

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Sure seems as if Max Scherzer and his wife now will be able to afford to buy themselves at least one of those nonstick baking sheets they were hoping to receive as a wedding gift. Or even a few million of 'em. The 2013 AL Cy Young Award winner will become the highest-paid right-handed pitcher in major league history after...

  • Price, Tigers avoid arbitration with $19.75M deal

    DETROIT (AP) — Pitcher David Price and the Detroit Tigers avoided arbitration with a record-setting deal. Price agreed to a $19.75 million contract, the largest one-year deal for a player who filed for arbitration. The agreement surpassed Max Scherzer's $15,525,000 deal with Detroit last year. The Tigers confirmed one-year contracts Friday...

  • Lynn and Cardinals agree to $22 million, 3-year contract

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — Pitcher Lance Lynn, among baseball's winningest pitchers over the last three seasons, agreed Thursday to a $22 million, three-year contract with the St. Louis Cardinals. Outfielder Peter Bourjos, coming off hip surgery in November, agreed to a $1.65 million, one-year contract, a raise of $450,000. And backup catcher Tony Cruz,...

  • A's get Zobrist, Escobar from Rays for Jaso, minor leaguers

    OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — After spending much of the offseason dealing away stars, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane added one for a change. The A's acquired versatile two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and shortstop Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays on Saturday for catcher John Jaso and two minor leaguers in a trade between...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement