Found November 14, 2011 on
MILWAUKEE (AP) -- Scott Boras is already making his case for Prince Fielder over Albert Pujols.
BEST OF MAXIM
Prince Fielder and Albert Pujols are the top prizes in this current group of MLB free agents, and both would fit nicely at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington. But the power hitting first basemen will come at an extremely high price, possibly in the seven years, 200 million-range.
While either would be a tremendous offensive upgrade, Rangers president and CEO Nolan Ryan said Thursday...
The St. Louis Cardinals aren't expected to pursue Prince Fielder if they deem that Albert Pujols is out of reach, according to Joe Strauss of The St. Louis Post-Dispatch. GM John Mozeliak said there's a “different set of circumstances” regarding the two superstars and his team is more likely to spend heavily on Pujols because of his value to the organization.
In an offseason that has already featured a facepalming general manager search and is not going to feature Prince Fielder, Albert Pujols, C.J. Wilson, or any one of relevance, the Baltimore Orioles introduced their new uniforms and reintroduced the cartoon bird, kind of like a “we’re sorry” for what has, and is going to, happen in these next three months.
At 9:30 this AM...
News and rumors from MLB's GM/owners meetings at the Pfister Hotel.
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The Florida Marlins have never been known for having deep pockets. The team never enters an offseason eyeing the top free agents in the class. The Marlins combine talented homegrown prospects with cheap stopgap solutions and, in most cases, deal their players away before they get very expensive.
This has been their modus operandi for years, which makes it all the more interesting...
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Scott Boras is already making his case for Prince Fielder over Albert Pujols.
MILWAUKEE - Scott Boras is already making his case for Prince Fielder over Albert Pujols.
As baseball's general...
It's no joke, folks.
"We're dead serious," Marlins manager Ozzie Guillen said.
The Marlins have made a nine-year offer to free-agent first baseman Albert Pujols at a "substantial" dollar amount, according to major-league sources.
They also have made a six-year, $90 million offer to free-agent shortstop Jose Reyes and offers to free-agent left-hander...
The Marlins have reportedly offered contracts to Jose Reyes, Albert Pujols, and Mark Buehrle and they have expressed interest in Ryan Madison.
Are they the 2005 Mets?
Going into 2005, the Mets brought in a new manager to bring a new sense of energy into the franchise (and a new GM to spur this, which is probably the largest reason for why the Marlins are not the Mets) in Willie...
Brewers owner Mark Attanasio, general manager Doug Melvin and assistant GM Gord Ash met with agent Scott Boras, who represents free agent Prince Fielder, amid growing indications that the Brewers were preparing to move on to Mat Gamel at first base.