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Rangers Are Expected To Deal Rios, Could Be Good Fit For Mets

The Texas Rangers are getting a lot of inquiries on outfielder Alex Rios, who now seems to be a lock to be traded before July 31. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reported on Monday that at least four teams have expressed interest in Rios, who has about $5 million remaining on his contract for this season and a $13.5 million team option for next season with a $1 million buyout. Rios...
Via Mets Merized Online
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Reds targeting outfielder Alex Rios for offensive help

Despite losing eight of their last nine, and falling six games back of first place, reports continue to suggest that the Reds are prepared to be buyers as the non-waiver trade deadline approaches.With Cincinnati struggling mightily to produce runs, evidenced by the mere 16 they have plated since the All-Star Break, the club's top priority at the deadline is adding a run-producing...
Via Redlegs Review
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays Rumors: Toronto interested in Alex Rios?

Trade rumors have been swirling around Texas Rangers outfielder Alex Rios since at least the end of June when the Rangers' monumental collapse became glaringly obvious. The Toronto Blue Jays are just the latest in a list of teams expressing interest in the 33-year-old outfielder. One difference is that Rios has previously played for the Blue Jays and the Jays could be interested...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
5 days ago  |  Discuss

Blue Jays showing interest in their former outfielder Alex Rios

In an interesting twist, the Blue Jays are showing interest in their former player Alex Rios, according to sources. Rios is one of the best hitters in a thin market for middle-of-the-lineup batters, so it shouldn't come as a surprise Toronto, with three key injuries hurting them now, would check in. Yet, it is a bit ironic since the Blue Jays were thrilled in 2009 when the White...
Via Pro Sports Daily
6 days ago  |  Discuss

MLB Rumors: Royals interested in Alex Rios

The Kansas City Royals are interested in Texas Rangers right fielder Alex Rios as a possible acquisition to their corner outfield, to hopefully fix the
Via On-Base Talk
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals Rumors: Kansas City considering trade for Rangers' Alex Rios

The Kansas City Royals have been connected to some of the top available starting pitchers this month, but they are also in need of an offensive upgrade in order to jump back into the American League Central race.They are looking to add a bat and have considered Texas Rangers outfielder Alex Rios, according to Jon Heyman of / gettyimages.comEvan Grant of the...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Royals considering Alex Rios, other bats to help sagging offense

The Royals are looking for corner bats as they try to fix their offensive woes and get back into the AL Central race, and Rangers right fielder Alex Rios is one player they've considered. Kansas City is 14th in the AL with a .687 OPS and 12th with 388 runs, so it understands it needs some help.
Via Pro Sports Daily
7 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Injury Update: Alex Rios sits with sprained ankle

The Texas Rangers unfortunately do not seem to have shaken the injury bug in the second half, with outfielder Alex Rios spraining his ankle on Saturday night, as reported by Chris Toman of Rios is out of the lineup on Sunday but manager Ron Washington told Toman that he hopes to have Rios back for the series against the Mets:"Right now, he's day to day,"...
Via Sports Injury Alert
8 days ago  |  Discuss

Texas will keep its biggest stars, but markets strong for Rios, Soria

The Texas Rangers are conducting a sale of some premium players and are involved in discussions concerning very good players, such as re-emerging bullpen talent Joakim Soria and .300-hitting outfielder Alex Rios. But stars Yu Darvish and Adrian Beltre and very likely even cornerstone shortstop Elvis Andrus, too, won't be going anywhere. Teams have called about all three big...
Via Pro Sports Daily
9 days ago  |  Discuss

Rangers Rumors: Texas Could Trade Alex Rios

The Texas Rangers, even with an approximate $130.7 million payroll (according to, might be selling at this year's trade deadline. The team is currently sitting in fourth place in the American League West with a 37-43 record, 13 games behind the leading Oakland Athletics. One player that could be on the radar to be moved is outfielder Alex Rios, who has...
Via Sports Rumor Alert
29 days ago  |  Discuss
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