Scherzer, speaking to MLB Network Radio, said he wants to remain with the team despite the chance to become a free agent with his contract expiring after the 2014 season.
“I don’t want to be traded,” Scherzer said. “I got a great thing going in Detroit Wholesale MLB Jerseys China , we have a great team. I hope they don’t mess with it. I want to be a Detroit Tiger and hopefully get back to the playoffs and try to do the ultimate goal and win something for the city of Detroit.”
Cole Hamels Dominant Over Last Five Starts – RealGM Wiretap
Cole Hamels was shaky in his first three starts of 2015, but the Philadelphia Phillies left-hander has been dominant as of late.
Over his last five starts, Hamels is 3-1 with a 2.72 ERA. He has allowed just one home run in 33 innings. He allowed an eye-popping seven home runs in his first 18 frames.
“It’s just going out there and feeling confident with every pitch that I have,” Hamels said. “I’m trying to establish strikes to both sides of the plate with whatever pitch. When you’re able to do that you’re able to command each inning.”
Hamels is 10-0 with a 2.30 ERA in 16 starts when the Phillies have scored three or more runs for him the past two seasons.
Yankees Activate Granderson From DL – RealGM Wiretap
The New York Yankees have activated Curtis Granderson for Tuesday night’s game against the Seattle Mariners.
Granderson, out since fracturing his forearm in his first spring training at-bat Wholesale MLB Jerseys , will play in left field and hit fourth.
During his minor league rehab, Granderson played both right and left, as well as center.
Astros Sign Cuban Infielder Anibal Sierra – RealGM Wiretap
The Houston Astros have signed Cuban infielder Anibal Sierra to a Minor League contract valued at $3.5 million, according to sources.
The contract will be made official after July 2, so the Astros will be able to include the deal in their budget for next year.
The total fee for Sierra will be about $7 million Wholesale Jerseys Free Shipping , including fees associated with international signing limits, sources said.
A shortstop and second baseman, Sierra played parts of three seasons with Santiago in the Cuban National Series, hitting a combined .238 in 91 games before leaving the country for the Dominican Republic eight months ago.
Report Cubs Offer Lester $135M Deal – RealGM Wiretap
Jon Lester has drawn interest from multiple teams and has an offer on the table from the Chicago Cubs.
“What I’m hearing is the Chicago Cubs have made a significant offer — significant north of $135 million,” David Kaplan said on his “Kap and Haugh” radio show Tuesday morning.
The $135 million offer is believed to be for six years.