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MIGUEL TEJADA RUMORS

Report: Miami Marlins Release Former All-Star Shortstop Miguel Tejada

Miguel Tejada’s career in Major League Baseball could be over. The Miami Marlins released the former six-time All-Star shortstop, the Sun-Sentinel reported on Saturday afternoon. Tejada had played in 14 games with Miami’s Double-A affiliate in Jacksonville, collecting five hits in 14 plate appearances. The 40-year-old infielder burst onto the scene in the early 2000s with the...
Via NESN.com
29 days ago  |  Discuss

Miami Marlins release ex-AL MVP Miguel Tejada from minor league deal

The Miami Marlins have released former All-Star infielder Miguel Tejada. Assigned to Double-A Jacksonville, Tejada totaled 14 at-bats over four games (May 31-June 4) before going on the disabled list with a right shoulder injury. Tejada, 40, told ESPN Deportes he planned on playing winter ball in his native Dominican Republic during the offseason and determine thereafter whether...
Via Pro Sports Daily
August 03, 2014  |  Discuss

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

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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