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MIGUEL TEJADA RUMORS

What was going on in 1997 when Miguel Tejada made his debut

Miguel Tejada has signed a minor league contract with the Miami Marlins. Yes, you read that right. The former American League MVP back in 2002 is attempting a comeback in the majors less than a week before he’s going to turn the ripe young age of 40.  We decided to check in on pop culture and what was happening when Tejada made his MLB debut with the Oakland Athletics back in...
Via Sportsnaut
May 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins sign Miguel Tejada, pending physical

getty images The Miami Marlins have reportedly signed infielder Miguel Tejada to a minor-league deal. Tejada, 39, spent last season in a bit role with the Kansas City Royals hitting.288 with three homers and a .695 OPS in 167 trips to the plate before landing on the disabled list with a calf injury in August. Shortly thereafter he was hit with a 105-game suspension for repeated amphetamine...
Via Tireball.com
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Marlins close to signing Miguel Tejada

ESPN Deportes' Enrique Rojas reports that the Marlins are close to signing Miguel Tejada to a minor league contract. Tejada, 39, batted .288/.317/.378 last season for the Royals before he was injured and then suspended for testing positive for amphetamines. He still has to serve the final 64 games of his 105-game suspension. Tejada will give the Marlins some infield depth once...
Via Pro Sports Daily
May 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Royals say they'll truly miss Tejada, but admit he was wrong

KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- If there was agreement on one issue regarding the whole Miguel Tejada saga, it was that his Royals teammates will miss his leadership skills the rest of the season. But some Royals also don't want any misunderstandings: What he did was wrong. Tejada was suspended Saturday for 105 games after testing positive for Adderall, evidently the third time (twice...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
August 20, 2013  |  Discuss

Royals' Tejada suspended 105 games for PED use

Miguel Tejada has been suspended 105 games by Major League Baseball for violating its joint drug program, one of the longest suspensions ever handed down. The 39-year-old Tejada had previously tested positive under the league's amphetamine policy, so he was subject to a 25-game ban for a second test and an 80-game suspension for a third, both of which occurred while playing...
Via Fox Sports
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss
ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST

Report: Tejada banned 105 games

Miguel Tejada has been suspended 105 games for reportedly failing multiple drugs tests for the prescription drug Adderall.

Via NESN.com
August 17, 2013  |  Discuss

Miguel Tejada seizes 2nd base job

by John Viril— The Kansas City Royals have struggled all season to find production at second base. They’ve tried Chris Getz, Elliot Johnson, and Johnny Giavotella at the keystone with 39-year-old Miguel Tejada as nothing more than an occasional fill-in. That is until Chris Getz injured his left knee July 27. Since that time, Tejada has been a fixture in the Royals lineup.  He’s...
Via The Viril View: On the KC Royals
August 05, 2013  |  Discuss

Miguel Tejada needs to play at 2nd

by John Viril— As desperate as it seems, 39-year-old Miguel Tejada is the Kansas City Royals best option at 2nd base. The Royals can prevent runs. They can pitch and field with the best teams in the league. What they can’t do is hit. Second base is black hole that sucks runs from the lineup. Tejada is the only candidate that can bring even a semblance of offense. We’ve seen...
Via The Viril View: On the KC Royals
July 28, 2013  |  Discuss

Miguel Tejada Coming Back to Baltimore, I Try to Figure Out Why

Reports started late yesterday afternoon, first through a Twitter account that is billed as the official twitter feed of Miguel Tejada and then through various media outlets (although I believe Britt Ghiroli of MLB.com was the first) that Tejada was reporting to Sarasota for a workout and a physical with Baltimore.However, Tejada started talking. First, he went on Z101 in the Dominican...
Via Dempsey's Army
May 07, 2012  |  Discuss
LET'S DO IT AGAIN

Orioles bringing back Tejada?

The Orioles may be bringing back a familiar face. It looks like they are giving an opportunity to Miguel Tejada, their former star.

Via Oriole Post
May 05, 2012  |  Discuss
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