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MELKY CABRERA RUMORS

GIF: Melky Cabrera Gets Robbed at the Plate During Blue Jays/Athletics Game

What is sad about this call is that it appears as if the umpire was in position to make the right call yet somehow messes this one up. I don't know if they reviewed this or not, but I can see from the play-by-play he was officially called out.@cjzero/TwitterAt least it didn't cost the Toronto the game since they lost this one to Oakland 5-1. Loading...
Via FatManWriting
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: MLBPA target agents involved in Biogenesis scandal

The MLB Players Association, which certifies player agents, is conducting an investigation into the role ACES agents Sam and Seth Levinson, and CAA agent Nez Balelo, might have played in the Biogenesis doping scandal, sources told ESPN.  
Via IMAGE CPR SPORTS
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Report: Melky Cabrera has tumor removed from back

It's been a wild thirteen months for Toronto Blue Jays outfielder Melky Cabrera. Not long after being named MVP of the 2012 All-Star Game, Cabrera, then with the San Francisco Giants, was suspended 50 games after testing positive for high levels of testosterone.  This, of course, caused the switch hitter to not only forfeit his batting title, but also...miss the World Series...
Via Hall of Very Good
September 08, 2013  |  Discuss
BARGAIN SHOPPING

Melky Cabrera signs with Blue Jays

After being banned for 50 games for PEDS in the middle of a career year, many wondered where Melky Cabrera would end up, and on Friday the aggressive Jays made him an offer he couldn't refuse.

Via The Outside Corner
November 16, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Melky Cabrera draws interest as free agent

Outfielder Melky Cabrera became persona non grata with the San Francisco Giants after he was suspended in August for a positive drug test, but apparently not every team feels the same way about this year's All-Star Game Most Valuable Player. Cabrera, 28, is now a free agent, and the New York Post reported that at least five teams have expressed interest in his services. The...
Via Pro Sports Daily
November 11, 2012  |  Discuss

Melky Cabrera reinstated to San Francisco Giants Roster

Melky Cabrera was in the middle of an MVP-type season for the San Francisco Giants in 2012, when it was revealed that he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. He was suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball on August 15. Cabrera has now served that suspension and was reinstated to the Giants’ 40-man roster on Friday, which means he is technically eligible to...
Via Rumors and Rants
October 13, 2012  |  Discuss

Giants, Cabrera to put an end to love/hate relationship

First of all, it’s good to be back. I have been a little busy with work and school this past month or so,but I’ll be sure to post on here much more frequently.  Andrew Baggarly reported today the San Francisco Giants front office will announce they will not be adding Melky Cabrera to the post-season roster after he finishes serving the remainder of his 50-game suspension. He...
Via Seed Spitters
September 26, 2012  |  Discuss

SF Giants Rumors: Melky Cabrera To Watch NLCS On TV

Everyone is talking about the Melky Cabrera situation. Fans are debating whether or not the team should add him to the playoff roster when he’s eligible (6th game of the  playoffs).   The San Francisco Giants are going to make an announcement soon on their plans for Cabrera. This is expected to end all of the speculation as to whether Cabrera will be welcomed back to the organization...
PAPER CHAMPION

MLB adds 'Melky Rule'

MLB announced on Friday that players suspended for PED use will not be eligible for that season's individual batting, slugging or on-base percentage titles. 

Via The Biz of Baseball
September 21, 2012  |  Discuss

Report: Cabrera can't win batting title

A person familiar with the discussions tells The Associated Press that Melky Cabrera has been disqualified from the National League batting title at his own request. The person says Cabrera asked the players' association to convey his desire to the commissioner's office and that an agreement to make him ineligible was reached Friday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity...
Via Fox Sports
September 21, 2012  |  Discuss
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