Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:22:32 -0800
The Seattle Mariners are on the lookout for a right-handed bat to fit into their lineup. They are thought to prefer free-agent DH Nelson Cruz (Orioles) over free-agent SS Hanley Ramirez (Dodgers) or a trade for Los Angeles Dodgers OF Matt Kemp.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 12:16:27 -0800
Baltimore Orioles OF Nick Markakis has had talks for a new deal inch along in recent days. The team is working on re-signing DH Nelson Cruz and does have interest in OF Yasmani Tomas.
Fri, 14 Nov 2014 13:07:45 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz and his agent have both had conversations with the Seattle Mariners, according to a team official.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 20:44:31 -0800
The Seattle Mariners are looking for a hitter on the free agent market. That includes free-agent OF Nelson Cruz. General manager Jack Zduriencik was the scouting director for the Milwaukee Brewers when Cruz was with that organization.
Wed, 12 Nov 2014 12:27:42 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz's (Orioles) agent met with the Baltimore Orioles Tuesday, Nov. 11, according to Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:36:43 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz (Orioles) is looking for a five-year contract, and the Baltimore Orioles are not interested in giving him a deal of that length.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:36:14 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz (Orioles) is demanding a five-year deal, and that is a major stumbling block in serious contract talks.
Tue, 11 Nov 2014 13:43:29 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz (Orioles) received a three-year offer from the Baltimore Orioles before he headed into free agency this offseason. Now the Orioles are prepared to be patient as Cruz talks with other clubs.
Mon, 10 Nov 2014 14:47:42 -0800
Free-agent OF Nelson Cruz declined the qualifying offer from the Baltimore Orioles, Monday, Nov. 10. He is now a free agent, and Baltimore will receive a compensatory pick if he signs with another team.
Tue, 04 Nov 2014 10:31:22 -0800
Free-agent DH Nelson Cruz (Orioles) is reportedly seeking a four-year deal worth big bucks this offseason, according to league sources. The Baltimore Orioles were said to be willing to give him at least a two-year deal at a big raise in addition to extending him the $15.3 million qualifying offer. It's unclear if the O's are willing to go to four years.