Edinson Volquez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Morales, Volquez hit free agency after declining options

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Royals announced today that designated hitter Kendrys Morales and right-hander Edinson Volquez have declined their halves of their 2017 mutual options. Additionally, the team has declined its half of the mutual option on right-hander Kris Medlen. All three players will enter the free-agent..." November 04

  • Royals Reportedly Plan To Decline Edinson Volquez’s Option

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Royals are planning to decline their $10MM mutual option on right-hander Edinson Volquez in favor of a $3MM buyout, reports Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports. The decision on Volquez is at least partially driven by a desire to decrease payroll from the 2016 season’s franchise-record mark of $144MM,..." October 07

  • Marlins eyeing Volquez, Shoemaker, Teheran

    Fish Stripes "As the Marlins continue searching for starting pitching help, the club has expressed interest in Edinson Volquez, Matt Shoemaker and Julio Teheran, according to Barry Jackson of The Miami Herald. The Marlins are hoping to add at least one starter in advance of the non-waiver trade deadline..." July 29

  • Rentals aren't Rangers' preference at trade deadline; but team did travel to see Edinson Volquez

    Sports Day "Rangers general manager Jon Daniels acknowledged Sunday that the state of the club's rotation has pushed him to more seriously consider "rental" trade acquisitions as the deadline approaches. Then he went out and took a look at one such possible rental. The entire Rangers inner circle of..." July 25