Connect with us

American League

Blue Jays Not Looking To Deal Josh Donaldson Despite Interest From Teams

Published

on

The Toronto Blue Jays are opting to keep Josh Donaldson despite trade interest from 5 teams in the All-Star third baseman.

Three of the five unnamed teams with interest in Donaldson have been “persistent,” but Toronto has “no intention to trade” him, according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports.

While things can certainly change, it appears the Blue Jays are holding pat on keeping Donaldson around.

American League

Angels Closing in on Historic Extension with Mike Trout

Published

on

The Los Angeles Angels are nearing a historic contract extension with superstar outfielder Mike Trout that would set the record for the largest contract in professional sports.

According to ESPN’s Jeff Passan, the Angels and Trout are working towards a new 12-year pact that could be worth more than $340 million, nullifying his current contract.

According to the Los Angeles Times’ Bill Shaikin, Trout’s new potential deal includes a $36 million salary in each new year.

Continue Reading

American League

Yankees Sign Gio Gonzalez

Published

on

The New York Yankees have bolstered their rotation, which has been hit hard by injuries this spring, and have agreed to terms on a contract with veteran left-hander Gio Gonzalez, according to MLB Network’s Jon Heyman.

According to the New York Post’s Joel Sherman, Gonzalez’s new deal is likely a minors deal.

According to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal, Gonzalez would make $3 million in the majors via a games-started incentives outline that could elevate his earnings, and the deal comes with an opt-out for April 20th if Gonzalez doesn’t make the team out of spring training..

Continue Reading

American League

Rangers’ Yohander Mendez Diagnosed With UCL Sprain

Published

on

Texas Rangers left hander Yohander Mendez has been diagnosed with a grade one sprain of the ulnar collateral ligament in his pitching arm, according to the Dallas Morning News’ Evan Grant.

Mendez, who avoided having to undergo Tommy John surgery, is expected to miss half of the 2019 season as he recovers.

Mendez, 24, could return as early as mid-June, if all goes well in his rehabilitation.

Continue Reading

Trending