Edinson Volquez RUMORS & NEWS

  • Edinson Volquez named Marlins' Opening Day starter

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Edinson Volquez will start on Opening Day for the Miami Marlins, manager Don Mattingly announced Friday. The right-handed Volquez, the club’s signature offseason addition, will take the ball April 3 against the Nationals in Washington, D.C., pitching in his team’s first game of the season for..." March 24

  • Edinson Volquez's brother stabbed to death in the Dominican Republic

    Kansas City Star "A brother of former Royals pitcher Edinson Volquez was killed Monday in the Dominican Republic. According to Quisqueyanos En Los Deportes, Brandy Volquez was stabbed in the city of Santo Domingo Oeste. The report says that a suspect is in custody. A Dominican TV station said a brawl resulted..." January 17

  • 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