Tag Archives: Prince Fielder

Rangers, D-Backs involved as market for Shin-Soo Choo reaches “critical stage”

With Robinson Cano and Jacoby Ellsbury off the board, Shin-Soo Choo is the biggest name remaining in the free agent market. And it sounds like he could find a new home during this week’s Winter Meetings in Orlando, Florida: Sources: … Continue reading

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Tigers win big in shedding Prince Fielder’s contract

Give lots of credit to Dave Dombrowski; the potential nightmare back half of Prince Fielder‘s nine-year, $214 million contract is no more. Instead, Fielder and the $168 million he’s still owed is gone after two mildly disappointing seasons in Detroit, … Continue reading

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Tigers, Rangers agree to trade involving Prince Fielder and Ian Kinsler

Minutes ago, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported that the Tigers and Rangers had been discussing a trade involving first baseman Prince Fielder and second baseman Ian Kinsler. Apparently, talks progressed quickly because both teams have agreed to a trade, … Continue reading

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Jon Daniels didn’t view Prince Fielder and Josh Hamilton as an either-or situation

From Hardball Talk Now that Prince Fielder is officially a member of the Detroit Tigers, many have assumed that the Rangers will step up their efforts to sign Josh Hamilton to a contract extension. While contract talks are expected to … Continue reading

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Prince Fielder is close to a nine-year, $214 million deal with the Tigers

From Hardball Talk: It’s being reported by multiple sources that Prince Fielder is “very close” to a nine-year, $214 million deal with the Detroit Tigers. Tim Brown of Yahoo! had it first. This is really off-the-wall.  Partially because (a) the … Continue reading

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Rangers’ meeting with Prince Fielder went “extremely well”

Free agent first baseman Prince Fielder has been travelling around the baseball world with his agent, Scott Boras, visiting teams who have expressed interest — mild or serious — in signing him. The 27-year-old met with Rangers executives on Friday in Dallas, … Continue reading

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Rangers meeting with Prince Fielder in Dallas

From Hardball Talk Most of the recent reports about Prince Fielder center around various teams not being interested in paying his asking price, but now Bob Nightengale of USA Today reports that the Rangers are meeting with the free agent first … Continue reading

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Rangers a possible sleeper to sign All-Star first baseman Prince Fielder

  Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Prince Fielder will be one of the biggest off-season prizes during free agency this season and a national baseball writer speculated Saturday that the Rangers could be a “sleeper” team when it comes to landing … Continue reading

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Who’s hit the longest homeruns so far in MLB?

It’s always interesting to recap who is hitting homeruns in Major League Baseball. The obvious question then, is who has hit the farthest long ball of the year so far? From MLB: Today’s game may have few players, if any … Continue reading

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