Fri, 17 Oct 2014 04:19:10 -0700
Baltimore Orioles DH Nelson Cruz will likely get a qualifying offer from the team before he hits free agency. The move is not official yet, but the qualifying offer for this year is $15.3 million.
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:14:18 -0700
The New York Yankees, Seattle Mariners and Texas Rangers are among the teams that could make offers to Baltimore Orioles OF Nelson Cruz once he becomes a free agent, although he has said he enjoys playing in Baltimore. Cruz could command a three or four-year deal.
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 13:23:13 -0700
Updating a previous report, Baltimore Orioles OF Nelson Cruz is not close to signing an extension with the team at this point.
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 12:29:55 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Nelson Cruz re-signing is a priority for the team, and the Orioles are pushing to complete a deal with him, according to a source.
Thu, 09 Oct 2014 10:09:27 -0700
The Baltimore Orioles are trying to sign OF Nelson Cruz to a contract extension, according to sources.
Mon, 06 Oct 2014 00:52:47 -0700
Baltimore Orioles DH Nelson Cruz's two-run homer Sunday, Oct. 5, against the Detroit Tigers was a historic blast. It was Cruz's 16th postseason home run and his eighth in the playoffs against the Tigers. Cruz has now broken a tie with New York Yankees legend Babe Ruth and moved into ninth all-time on the postseason home run list (with Carlos Beltran). Cruz and Beltran are tied for fourth among those who played in 2014.
Thu, 02 Oct 2014 19:59:05 -0700
Baltimore Orioles DH Nelson Cruz went 2-for-4 with a home run, three RBIs and two runs scored in team's 12-3 victory in Game 1 of the American League Division Series Thursday, Oct. 2.
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 13:31:44 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Adam Jones, OF Nelson Cruz and SS J.J. Hardy are not in the starting lineup Friday, Sept. 26.
Tue, 23 Sep 2014 22:10:11 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Nelson Cruz hit his major league-leading 40th home run of the year in a win Tuesday, Sept. 23. It was also Cruz's career high for home runs in a season. He has 107 RBIs this year, and he became the sixth player in team history to hit 40 homers in a season. Cruz is batting .360 in September.
Sun, 21 Sep 2014 12:39:02 -0700
Baltimore Orioles OF Nelson Cruz said he would like to remain with the team but contract extension talks won't take place until the offseason.