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JOSH WILLINGHAM RUMORS

Outfielder Josh Willingham retires after reaching his first World Series

Josh Willingham is retiring after 11 major league seasons, agent Matt Sosnick said Monday. The 35-year-old outfielder hit .215 with 14 homers and 40 RBI in 364 plate appearances this year with Minnesota and Kansas City. He was 1 for 4 in his first postseason appearance, including 0 for 2 in the World Series. Willingham has a .253 career average with 195 homers and 632 RBI in a big...
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Willingham retires after 11 big-league seasons

Former Minnesota Twins slugger Josh Willingham is retiring after 11 major-league seasons, agent Matt Sosnick said Monday. The 35-year-old outfielder hit .215 with 14 homers and 40 RBI in 364 plate appearances this year with Minnesota and Kansas City. He was 1 for 4 in his first postseason appearance, including 0 for 2 in the World Series. Willingham has a .253 career average with...
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Josh Willingham retires after eleven seasons

After 11 Major League seasons, Josh Willingham has decided to call it a career. The 35-year old outfielder told ESPN.com about his retirement Monday morning, saying that “After praying on my decision many times and talking to my wife, my father and ex-players who have gone through the same process toward the end of their careers, I have decided to retire.” Willingham was drafted...
Via On-Base Talk
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Josh Willingham retires from baseball

Getty Images Josh Willingham had contributed little at the major league level over the last two seasons. On Monday the 35-year-old outfielder announced that he was retiring from baseball. “After praying on my decision many times and talking to my wife, my father and ex-players who have gone through the same process toward the end of their careers, I have decided to retire,” Willingham...
Via Tireball.com
3 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Rumors: Josh Willingham to retire

Josh Willingham has announced that he will be retiring from the game of baseball, according to Jerry Crasnick with ESPN. Willingham spent his 11 seasons with 5 different teams, and spent most of his career in the outfield. #180271264 / gettyimages.com Willingham (35), was drafted in the 17th round by the Florida Marlins, and made his debut in 2004 with the team when he was...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
3 days ago  |  Discuss

Kansas City Royals Acquire Josh Willingham

The Kansas City Royals and Minnesota Twins have agreed to a trade, that will send outfielder Josh Willingham to the Royals in exchange for pitcher Jason Adam.#451929426 / gettyimages.comKansas City had to make a move to acquire more offense. The Royals are 63-53, and currently hold one of the two wildcard spots in the American League. They also are only a 1/2 game back of the Detroit...
Via We Talk Fantasy Sports
August 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Yankees Rumors: New York eyeing Twins' Josh Willingham

The New York Yankees are in need of both pitching and hitting upgrades. They have already acquired three pitchers already this month and are likely to add another one, but they are also aggressively searching the trade market for another bat.Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports that the Yankees are eyeing Minnesota Twins outfielder Josh Willingham. #452503468 / gettyimages.comWillingham...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
July 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Veteran Willingham helps stop Twins' bleeding with key homer

MINNEAPOLIS -- If the Minnesota Twins are indeed shopping Josh Willingham as a possible trade chip, the veteran outfielder made a good impression Monday night. Willingham hit a solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning to lift Minnesota to a 4-3 victory over the visiting Cleveland Indians. His ninth homer of the season was also his second hit of the game, and it came at a...
Via Fox Sports North
July 22, 2014  |  Discuss

Minnesota Twins trade rumors: Josh Willingham edition

Josh Willingham From a four-game sweep to a five-game losing streak, the Minnesota Twins are desperate to find solid traction that will propel them to the top of the AL Central Division. But, with more downs than ups this season, the Twins should probably start setting the goal now to post a record that will not put them in dead last like they have been in the last three seasons...
Via isportsweb.com
June 29, 2014  |  Discuss
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