JEFF BAKER RUMORS & GOSSIP
According to Joel Sherman of the New York Post, Jeff Baker has agreed to a two-year, $3.7 million deal with the Miami Marlins.
Baker $3.7M with #Marlins on 2-yr deal. Plus $500K available in bonuses each season
— Joel Sherman (@Joelsherman1) February 4, 2014
Baker is coming off a very productive season for the Rangers and has experience all over the field defensively. But...
Jeff Baker signed a two-year deal with the Miami Marlins, reports Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish. The 32 year-old Baker is guaranteed $3.7 million. Over parts of eight seasons and nearly 1500 plate appearances with the Chicago Cubs and Colorado Rockies, Detroit Tigers and Atlanta Braves, Baker produced a pedestrian .266/.316/.428 line for a 90 wRC+ and 1.9 fWAR. He struck...
A person familiar with the situation says infielder-outfielder Jeff Baker has agreed to a $3.7 million, two-year contract with the Miami Marlins.
The person confirmed an agreement to The Associated Press on condition of anonymity Tuesday because the Marlins hadn't announced a deal.
Baker batted .279 with 11 home runs and 21 RBIs in 74 games for Texas last season. The Marlins...
Via AP on Fox
February 04, 2014
Jeff Baker's numbers against lefties last year have to make him attractive to teams in the market for a bench bat and several recent reports have said the Washington Nationals are one of those teams. CBSSports.com's Jon Heyman is the latest to mention the Nats and Baker as a possible match.
In early December, Washington Post writer Adam Kilgore quoted a "person familiar...
The Rangers are interested in having Jeff Baker on the bench again this season, a person familiar with the situation said on Tuesday.
Baker, a free agent, hit .279 with 11 homers, 21 RBIs and a .905 OPS in 175 plate appearances with the Rangers last season. He started at six positions: designated hitter, first, second and third base and the corner-outfield spots. The Rangers were...
The Texas Rangers have announced that they have designated Jeff Baker for assignment according to T.R. Sullivan of MLB.com. In accordance with this move they've activated pitcher Matt West off the 60-day disabled list to replace Baker on the 40 man roster.
He posted a .279/.360/.545 batting line and 11 home runs with 21 RBI’s through 154 at bats with Texas this season....
ARLINGTON, Texas The high five gone terribly wrong continues to hamper the Texas Rangers.
Utility man Jeff Baker, who hurt his right thumb during an overzealous high five from a teammate, visited a hand specialist Monday and received a cortisone shot. Baker also has a new splint on the hand.
Baker has been on the disabled list since June 18 with a right thumb sprain. He made enough...
ARLINGTON, Texas Not having Jeff Baker in the lineup for Friday night's game against Toronto left-hander Jeff Baker looked strange.
The reason Bakers' not in the lineup takes the weirdness to a new level.
Baker sprained his right thumb before Thursday's game when he got it hurt receiving a high five from an overzealous teammate.
Baker's thumb was sore enough Friday...
The Detroit Tigers have traded outfielder Jeff Baker to the Atlanta Braves.
Detroit dealt Baker on Friday, the same day he was designated for assignment. The Braves will give the Tigers a player to be named later no later than Sept. 30.
Baker hit .200 with four RBIs in 15 games with the Tigers, who got him less than a month ago from the Chicago Cubs for two minor leaguers to be...
Via AP on Fox
August 31, 2012
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The Cubs dealt away another veteran player on Sunday, sending utility man Jeff Baker to the Tigers for two players to be named.
Baker has played mostly first base, second base and right field this year, batting .269 with a .753 OPS, four home runs and 20 RBIs in 54 games. The 31-year-old is a career .304 hitter against left-handed pitchers. — Andrew Simon
It's not the least...