TheBaseballPage.com

Source: Rangers, Cruz Close On Two-Year Deal

Source: Rangers, Cruz Close On Two-Year Deal

Source: Rangers, Cruz Close On Two-Year Deal

"SS Elvis Andrus may not be the only Ranger to get a multi-year contract this week. According to a major league source, the club is close with OF Nelson Cruz on a two-year deal that would eliminate his scheduled arbitration hearing next week. T

he 2-year deal with Cruz, who is seeking $7.5 million via arbitration, would allow the Rangers to avoid an arbitration hearing with him again next winter. The Rangers offered Cruz $5.5 million this year, making the midpoint between the two offers $6.5 million. With a signing bonus, Andrus received the exact midpoint ($3.125 million) for 2012. "

Click here for full article

By Truth and rumors
Thursday, 9 Feb 2012

 

More From Around the Web

Sponsored Links

Related Content

This day in baseball history

July 31

  • 2005

    Among thousands of high-spirited Boston Red Sox and Chicago ...

  • 1996

    On July 31, 1996, the New York Yankees acquire slugging DH/f ...

  • 1990

    On July 31, 1990, Hall of Famer Nolan Ryan of the Texas Rang ...

More Baseball History

Player Profile

Ichiro Suzuki

DH, Seattle Mariners

Read Bio
Hall of Fame

Mordecai Brown

P, Chicago Chi-Feds

Read Bio
Season Profile

1967 Detroit Tigers

The Tigers couldn't

Read Bio
Historical Figure

J. L.

James Leslie

Read Bio
Manager Profile

Jim Lefebvre

Los Angeles Dodgers

Read Bio
Ballpark Profile

Municipal Stadium

Municipal Stadium was

Read Bio
No votes yet

Comments

Login or register to post comments

Stay Connected

Share |

Today's Poll

Will Red Sox Repeat in 2014: