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MIGUEL MONTERO RUMORS

Chicago Cubs rumors: Miguel Montero edition

Among many of the reported Chicago Cubs’ offseason targets is Arizona Diamondbacks’ catcher Miguel Montero. According to FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal, the Diamondbacks are open to listening to trade offers for the two-time All Star. Montero is under contract until 2017 and is owed $12 million in 2015 and $14 million in both 2016 and 1017 – a total of $40 million. For the Cubs...
Via isportsweb.com
22 hours ago  |  Discuss

Diamondbacks sign Cuban slugger Yasmany Tomas

            The Arizona Diamondbacks and Cuban slugger Yasmany Tomas have agreed to a six-year contract worth $68.5 million, reports MLB.com. According to the report, the deal is believed to have an opt-out and is pending a physical. Tomas, who reportedly turned 24 this, left Cuba last summer and trained six days a week for four months...
Via Sports-Glory
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Regarding the Dodgers interest in Miguel Montero or any other catcher

The Dodgers are continuing to hunt for a catching upgrade after losing out on Russell Martin and are one of three teams that have had talks with the Diamondbacks about catcher Miguel Montero, according to Nick Piecoro of AZCentral.com. The Diamondbacks continue to have dialogue with other clubs on a variety of players, including catcher Miguel Montero. However, according to a...
Via Dodgers Digest
7 days ago  |  Discuss

D-backs willing to listen on Montero offers

CHANDLER, Ariz. -- Every winter, the Diamondbacks field calls on catcher Miguel Montero. Of course they do. Production and durability from a left-handed hitter at a premium position never loses it value.  This time, the D-backs appear more receptive than ever.  It is not a stretch to believe we might have seen the last of Montero in a D-backs uniform.  No one but first baseman...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
20 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Diamondbacks willing to move catcher Montero

The Arizona Diamondbacks, trying to create payroll flexibility, are willing to trade catcher Miguel Montero, according to major-league sources. Rival clubs say the D-Backs are shopping Montero. An Arizona official say the team is more in "listening mode." Either way, the effect is the same. The D-Backs would move Montero for the right offer, even though they lack an internal...
Via Fox Sports
26 days ago  |  Discuss

Confusing plate-blocking rule has Montero longing for collision days

Given his druthers, Miguel Montero says he'd rather be run over by 250-pound Ryan Howard than try to figure out exactly how the heck he's supposed to position himself on a throw to home plate. Montero's frustration with a new rule designed to minimize home-plate collisions boiled over following a play in the Diamondbacks' 4-2 loss to the Phillies on Sunday in Philadelphia...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 28, 2014  |  Discuss

Montero, Goldy power D-backs past Cubs

PHOENIX -- Miguel Montero hit a go-ahead, three-run double in the fifth, Paul Goldschmidt added a two-run homer, and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat the Chicago Cubs 9-3 on Saturday night. Goldschmidt, with Montero a National League All-Star, went 3 for 3. He also scored three runs and walked twice, raising his batting average to .314. Wade Miley (6-6) went seven innings, allowing...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
July 19, 2014  |  Discuss

D-Backs fan spills beer on date attempting to grab foul ball

Your browser does not support iframes.An Arizona Diamondbacks fan spilled beer on his date's coat while attempting to grab a foul ball during the bottom of the fifth inning of Monday night's game against Colorado.The fan had his left hand free while holding a cup of beer in his right hand as the foul ball by D-backs batter Miguel Montero came towards him. Unfortunately,...
Via Holdout Sports
April 29, 2014  |  Discuss

Montero takes on extra load while trying to lighten up

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Miguel Montero's plate is full, more than ever. In addition to a catcher's normal longer-than-most work day, one of the D-backs' initiatives this year is to get their catchers more involved in directing the pitching staff, and that means daily meetings with pitching coaches. It is the busiest spring of Montero's life, and he loves it. "Vintage...
Via Fox Sports Arizona
March 11, 2014  |  Discuss
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