Found January 25, 2013 on Baseball Prospectus:
The Mets sign Shaun Marcum, the Cubs add Scott Hairston, and the Rays bolster their bullpen.
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Reports: Mets to sign Marcum to one-year deal

Former Brewers starting pitcher Shaun Marcum has agreed to sign a one-year contract with the New York Mets, according to multiple reports. Marcum, a 31-year-old right-hander, spent the past two seasons with Milwaukee, posting a 20-11 record with a 3.60 ERA in 54 starts. Acquired by the Brewers for top prospect Brett Lawrie on Dec. 6, 2010, Marcum immediately paid dividends in Milwaukee...

Marcum signs with Mets

Photo by Michael BaronIt's being reported that the Mets have signed Shaun Marcum to a one year, not only did this come out of nowhere but with all the Bourne discussion it's barely been noticed.  It was reported earlier this off-season that the Mets were interested in Marcum but never was it characterized that they were front runners or even close. With Marcum the Mets now...

Report: Mets sign Marcum

Free-agent pitcher Shaun Marcum has signed a one-year deal with the New York Mets, according to a CBSSports.com report. The agreement is pending a physical. Marcum, 31, spent 2012 with the Milwaukee Brewers, and went 7-4 with a 3.70 ERA in 124 innings. He was limited to 21 starts because of elbow tightness, forcing him to miss two months. With the Mets, the righty will join a...

Mets Sign RHP Shaun Marcum To One Year Deal

The Mets have signed free agent starting pitcher Shaun Marcum to a one-year “major league” deal with the Mets, reports Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. The deal is pending a physical. Marcum, 31, went 7-4 with a 3.70 ERA, 1.27 WHIP and 109 strikeouts in 124 innings. He made only 21 starts as a lingering elbow issue hampered him a bit. In 2011, Marcum went 13-7 with a 3.54 ERA as the...

Heyman: Mets sign Shaun Marcum to 1-year deal

According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, the New York Mets have signed former Milwaukee Brewers start Shaun Marcum to a 1-year contract, pending a physical. #bbpBox_294437006975574016 a { text-decoration:none; color:#009999; }#bbpBox_294437006975574016 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; } Marcum’s deal with #mets is for 1 year. pending physical. 32 minutes ago via webReplyRetweetFavorite...

Sources: Cubs, Hairston agree to deal

The Chicago Cubs, adding another veteran to their outfield, have reached agreement with free agent Scott Hairston on a two-year contract, according to major league sources. Hairston, 32, figures to platoon with another free-agent signee, Nate Schierholtz, in right field. David DeJesus is projected to be in center and Alfonso Soriano in left. The New York Mets, New York Yankees...

Cubs and Scott Hairston Agree On Two Year Deal

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are in agreement with Scott Hairston on a two-year contract. Rosenthal indicated the deal is pending a physical and did not report the terms. Scott Hairston was reportedly looking for a two-year, $8 million contract to which the Mets balked and countered with a one year deal for $2 million. That’s where it apparently ended....

Hairston And Cubs Agree On Two Year Deal Worth Up To $6 Million

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are in agreement with Scott Hairston on a two-year contract. Hairston can earn up to $6 million dollars including incentives according to ESPN’s Bruce Levine. Scott Hairston was reportedly looking for a two-year, $8 million contract to which the Mets balked and countered with a one year deal for $2 million. That’s where it...

Cubs And Hairston Agree On A Two Year, $6 Million Deal

According to a report from Ken Rosenthal, the Cubs are in agreement with Scott Hairston on a two-year contract. Hairston can earn up to $6 million dollars including incentives according to ESPN’s Bruce Levine. Scott Hairston was reportedly looking for a two-year, $8 million contract to which the Mets balked and countered with a one year deal for $2 million. That’s where it...

Scott Hairston Agrees to Contract with Cubs

Scott Hairston may not have been one of the hottest free agents on the market, but he is talented and will be productive.  And plenty of teams were interested in his services.  The Chicago Cubs recognize that and signed Hairston to a two-year contract. The deal is pending a physical, and as we have learned with Mike Napoli and Francisco Liriano, the physical is NOT a formality...

Cubs agree to two year deal with Scott Hairston

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Chicago Cubs have agree to a 2-year deal with former Mets outfielder Scott Hairston. #bbpBox_294283721765433344 a { text-decoration:none; color:#0084B4; }#bbpBox_294283721765433344 a:hover { text-decoration:underline; } Sources: #Cubs in agreement on two-year deal with free-agent outfielder Scott Hairston, pending physical. about 1 hour...

The Chicago Cubs 42 Man Roster Needs to Get to 40, While Still Fixing a Glaring Hole

I am not sure how closely you have been paying attention, but the Chicago Cubs have been making a number of free agent signings over the off season making their 40 man roster a mess, Their free agent signings did not stop last night when reports came out of the newest acquisition Scott Hairston, formerly with the New York Mets. Even though the ball club has not yet confirmed the...

Report: Cubs sign outfielder Hairston

The Chicago Cubs have signed free-agent outfielder Scott Hairston to a two-year contract, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reported. The deal is pending a physical exam. Hairston, 32, hit .263 with a career-high 20 home runs last season for the Mets. Hairston has a chance to be the Cubs' starting right fielder.
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