Jeff Baker’s walk-off single to Bryce Harper made it clear that the Tampa Bay Rays aren’t the only team in south Florida conjuring up second-half magic. The Miami Marlins trailed the Washington Nationals by six runs after the sixth inning. They rallied with seven runs in the final three innings, including four in the ninth inning. Baker finished off the stunning rally and the...
The Rangers are interested in having Jeff Baker on the bench again this season, a person familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
Baker, a free agent, hit .279 with 11 homers, 21 RBIs and a .905 OPS in 175 plate appearances with the Rangers last season. He started at six positions: designated hitter, first, second and third base and the corner-outfield spots. The Rangers were...
The Texas Rangers have announced that they have designated Jeff Baker for assignment according to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com. In accordance with this move they've activated pitcher Matt West off the 60-day disabled list to replace Baker on the 40 man roster.
He posted a .279/.360/.545 batting line and 11 home runs with 21 RBI’s through 154 at bats with Texas this season....
Texas Rangers utility player Jeff Baker suffered a setback to his sprained right thumb over the weekend. As a result, Baker has received another cortisone shot in the ailing hand, treatment he's hoping helps put the injury behind him, according to Master Testatsion of MLB.com.
"I'm hoping this does the trick, put it behind us and
move forward," Baker said....
ARLINGTON, Texas The high five gone terribly wrong continues to hamper the Texas Rangers.
Utility man Jeff Baker, who hurt his right thumb during an overzealous high five from a teammate, visited a hand specialist Monday and received a cortisone shot. Baker also has a new splint on the hand.
Baker has been on the disabled list since June 18 with a right thumb sprain. He made enough...
ARLINGTON, Texas Not having Jeff Baker in the lineup for Friday night's game against Toronto left-hander Jeff Baker looked strange.
The reason Bakers' not in the lineup takes the weirdness to a new level.
Baker sprained his right thumb before Thursday's game when he got it hurt receiving a high five from an overzealous teammate.
Baker's thumb was sore enough Friday...
The Detroit Tigers have traded outfielder Jeff Baker to the Atlanta Braves.
Detroit dealt Baker on Friday, the same day he was designated for assignment. The Braves will give the Tigers a player to be named later no later than Sept. 30.
Baker hit .200 with four RBIs in 15 games with the Tigers, who got him less than a month ago from the Chicago Cubs for two minor leaguers to be...
Via AP on Fox
August 31, 2012
The euphoria of Detroit's stunning 10-8 comeback win over Cleveland in the 10th inning Sunday partially
hid a move the Tigers made that had ripple effects in the team's clubhouse. Detroit announced just at game time it was acquiring utility man Jeff Baker from the Chicago Cubs in
return for two as-yet unnamed players. The Tigers are hopeful Baker can do for them what...
The Chicago Cubs have traded infielder Jeff Baker to the Detroit Tigers for two players to be named later according to Patrick Mooney of CSNChicago.
Baker, 31, hit .269/.306/.448 with 4 HR's, 20 RBI's and a 102 OPS+ in 144 plate appearances for the Chicago Cubs in 2012.
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