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Alfonso Soriano mulling retirement

There comes a time in every man's journey through life when he must stop and ask himself, did I give 100% every chance I had? That time came for Alfonso Soriano on Sunday when he was designated for assignment by the New York Yankees.#451714668 / gettyimages.comAccording to Marly Rivera of ESPN Deportes, Soriano has not decided what he is going to do and retirement is an option...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 07, 2014  |  Discuss

New York Yankees: The Stunning Fall of Alfonso Soriano

Alfonso Soriano, who nearly carried the Yankees to the playoffs last season, has been designated for assignment, manager Joe Girardi said today. Soriano will now be put through waivers, and if he goes unclaimed, will be allowed to sign with any team in baseball. After being acquired by New York from the Chicago Cubs last July, Soriano hit 17 home-runs and had 50 RBIs in just 58 games...
Via Standing O Sports
July 06, 2014  |  Discuss

Cubs fan nearly causes Bartman-like incident for Yankees’ Alfonso Soriano (GIFs)

Despite a Chicago Cubs fan’s best — or worst — efforts, New York Yankees outfielder Alfonso Soriano somehow managed to snag a foul popup during the sixth inning in the second game of Wednesday’s doubleheader after chasing it down near where the left field line and the seats almost meet in Yankee Stadium. What makes […] The post Cubs fan nearly causes Bartman-like incident...
Via Sportress of Blogitude
April 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Free Agent Spotlight: Alfonso Soriano

Despite being 38 years old, Alfonso Soriano still has his power and still uses that ginormous Paul Bunyan size bat. He reminded Yankees fans why we loved him in the first place when he came back to the team in July. He came back with a bang collecting his 2000th career hit, which was a homer off of Justin Verlander on August 11th. On August 13th he hit two home runs and had a career...
Via Bronx Pinstripes
February 26, 2014  |  Discuss

After Following From Afar, Soriano Helping To Keep Yankees In The Playoff Race

Last night, when the Yankees were trailing 4-1 against the Orioles. I thought all was lost for the game and maybe even for the season.  But then, enter Alfonso Soriano.To think about where this team would be had Soriano not been acquired earlier this season is to expose oneself to a nightmarish scenario. But why think about such things when you can focus on what the man has done...
Via Lady At The Bat
September 11, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Alfonso Soriano headed to Yankees

All signs point to a deal sending outfielder Alfonso Soriano to the New York Yankees being completed on Friday. Soriano, 37, is due roughly $24 million for the rest of this season and next. The Cubs are picking up more than half of that total according to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports. #cubs are expected to pay more than half the $25M to go on sori thru ’14, assuming deal gets finalized...
Via Tireball.com
July 26, 2013  |  Discuss

Chicago Cubs trade rumors: Alfonso Soriano edition

With “Garza Watch” coming to an end Monday, most of the trade rumors surrounding the Chicago Cubs will now be focused on Alfonso Soriano. Soriano has no trade rights, so he will have the opportunity to veto any trade, much like he did in 2012 when the Cubs tried to deal him to the San Francisco Giants. It seems however that 2013 may finally be the year Soriano is traded, given...
Via isportsweb.com
July 24, 2013  |  Discuss

MLB Trade Rumors: Why are the Cubs moving Alfonso Soriano?

It was only a matter of time.  On the ESPN ticker last night, I saw the following: the Yankees are close to acquiring Alfonso Soriano for the Cubs for a mid-level prospect.  Although talk on the Soriano to the Yankees front has cooled with GM Jed Hoyer calling talks on a deal being close being “very premature” on MLB Network Radio, the Cubs are again desperately pushing to...
Via isportsweb.com
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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Report: Cubs set to trade Soriano

After trading Matt Garza to the Rangers, the Cubs reportedly are set to trade Alfonso Soriano to the Yankees, the team with which the outfielder broke into the big leagues.

Via Midwest Sports Fans
July 23, 2013  |  Discuss
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