Tag: Kansas City Royals

Can the New York Mets afford to re-sign Jerry Blevins?

Can the New York Mets afford to re-sign Jerry Blevins?

Former New York Mets left-handed pitcher Jerry Blevins remains a free agent 18 days before pitchers and catchers report to Port St. Lucie. Blevins, 33, was effective in 73 games for the 2016 Mets as the southpaw pitched to a 2.79 ERA with a career-best 3.47 strikeout-to-walk ratio.┬áKen Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports Blevins is …

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Alex Rios’ deal with KC brings Cuddyer’s pact into question

Alex Rios’ deal with KC brings Cuddyer’s pact into question

The Kansas City Royals agreed to terms on a one-year, $11 million contract with outfielder Alex Rios on Monday night. Rios, 33, is a career .278/.323/.439 hitter in 11 big league seasons. However, he slashed only .280/.311/.398 with 4 home runs for the Texas Rangers in 2014. The two-time All-Star was not given a qualifying …

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