Martin reportedly received a five-year deal from Toronto.
The Chicago Cubs are going after top-flight talent and have taken some aggressive tactics in sending out that message.
The Cubs have already spoken with agents for Jon Lester and Jason Hammel.
Along with a top-notch pitcher, Martin is the Cubs’ priority in free agency.
Russell Martin is highly respected for his work with different pitching staffs.
Martin hit .290 and had a .402 on-base percentage in 2014.
With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
Whether as a starter or a reliever, David Phelps will likely be an integral part of the Yankees.
Hard to tell where the Chicago White Sox might be without Kevin Youkilis. He’s been what they expected and needed when the veteran third baseman was acquired from Boston. And much more.
The Cubs eeked out a 1-0 win over the Dodgers Thursday afternoon. Tyler Colvin had the game-winnig RBI on a double after Mike Fontenot had tripled to lead off the eighth. Ted Lilly threw seven […]