Stan Musial didn't play a game during 1945 season. He was serving his country during WWII. Then he returned in '46 and won MVP, WS. #Hero
Miguel Cabrera's total guarantee is therefore 10 years and ~$292 million. This is through 2023.
BREAKING: Robinson Cano and Mariners have a deal in place pending physical, source confirms. @FOXSports1
Source: Tigers-Rangers trade is agreed upon, and it is Fielder for Kinsler. No other players involved. @JonHeymanCBS was first.
Montreal, you left no doubt this weekend: You are a Major League city.
Super Bowl champ (and infielder) Russell Wilson still plans to appear at @Rangers spring training, per his baseball agent, Mark Rodgers.
Polled 20 scouts and execs tonight, asked them to pick AL East winner if season started today: TOR-13, NYY-5, TB-1, BAL-1, BOS-0. @MLBONFOX
Miguel Cabrera extension is 8 years and roughly $248 million, source confirms. Works out to AAV ~ $31MM during the extension years.
Freddie Freeman’s extension with Braves will be for huge dollars. One source told me it is in $100 million range. @FOXSports1
MLBPA and umpires unions approve expanded replay. This is officially happening.
Sources: Mariners have expressed interest in trading for Dodgers outfielder Matt Kemp, who is available. @FOXSports1
Mariners believe they have the prospects to acquire David Price from Rays. We will see if they can shock us twice.
Interesting: Texas Rangers – not the New York Yankees – have highest average attendance in AL.