Mark Trumbo RUMORS & NEWS

  • Orioles agree to 3-year, $37.5M deal with Trumbo

    ABC News "The? Baltimore Orioles?and slugger? Mark Trumbo?have reached a three-year deal worth $37.5 million, a source confirmed to ESPN. FanRag earlier reported news of an agreement between the two sides. Completion of the deal is contingent upon Trumbo passing a team physical. Trumbo, 31, led the..." January 20

  • Mark Trumbo, Orioles making progress in talks

    Fanrag Sports "Sources close to the situation have told FanRag Sports that the Baltimore Orioles have re-engaged free agent outfielder Mark Trumbo. While Trumbo was surely primed to head elsewhere in 2017, it appears that a reunion in Baltimore is not out of the question just yet. It is also worth noting that..." January 19

  • Mark Trumbo close to remaining an Oriole, according to reports

    ESPN "The Baltimore Orioles are closing in on a three-year deal with slugger Mark Trumbo that is expected to be for less than $40 million, according to multiple reports. Trumbo, 30, was an 18th-round pick of the Angels in 2004. Since debuting in 2010, the 6-foot-4, 225-pound slugger has played for..." January 19

  • Mark Trumbo willing to sign a three-year deal in the $40-50 million range

    Hardball Talk "Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that free agent 1B/OF Mark Trumbo recently asked the Orioles for a three-year, $50 million contract. However, he later told the team he would be willing to take a three year deal for slightly less money in the $40-50 million range. Back in November, Trumbo..." January 13

  • Do the Orioles and Mark Trumbo really want a reunion this offseason?

    Fox Sports "The Orioles’ quest to re-sign free-agent slugger Mark Trumbo isn’t over – or at least, it shouldn’t be. Trumbo recently asked the O’s for a three-year, $50 million contract, but later indicated that he would sign a deal of the same length in a lesser $40 million to $50 million range, according..." January 12

  • Rangers “Check In” On Mark Trumbo

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Rangers have at least “check[ed] in” on free-agent slugger Mark Trumbo, according to a report from Jon Heyman of Fan Rag. The extent of the team’s interest, though, isn’t yet clear. Texas had been said to be the favorite to add Mike Napoli, another right-handed power hitter who’d presumably..." January 11

  • O's Have Made 'No Movement' To Re-Sign Trumbo

    Masn "Reliever Oliver Drake has his locker set up inside the home clubhouse at the Ed Smith Stadium complex. He isn’t attending minicamp, but it’s waiting for him next month as pitchers and catchers report to spring training. The Orioles currently appear to have two openings in their bullpen and..." January 10

  • Orioles could prioritize draft pick over Mark Trumbo

    Hardball Talk "The Orioles haven’t ruled out Mark Trumbo‘s return to Baltimore in 2017, but a recent interview with ESPN’s Jim Bowden suggests that their interests may lie elsewhere. Per Bowden, Baltimore GM Dan Duquette would rather pass on re-signing the 30-year-old slugger in order to net a first-round draft..." January 08

  • Rockies 'Keeping Track' Of Edwin Encarnacion, Mark Trumbo

    Real GM Baseball "The Colorado Rockies continue to keep an eye on high-profile sluggers such as Edwin Encarnacion and Mark Trumbo, according to Jeff Bridich. "It would be stupid of us not to keep track," Bridich told MLB Network Radio." December 21

  • Orioles reportedly take Mark Trumbo's offer off the table

    12 Up "Baltimore Orioles outfielder Mark Trumbo is coming off of a career year where he led the league with 47 home runs. It was a great time for Trumbo to have his best season because it was the last year of his contract with Baltimore. The price for Trumbo's services will be sky high this offseason,..." December 18

  • Orioles still chasing Trumbo, believe they made 'best offer'

    Hardball Talk "There’s been quite a bit of back and forth between Mark Trumbo and the Orioles this month, and Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com reports that the team’s best offer is on the table. Previous reports indicate that it’s the same four-year, $52-55 million deal the Orioles tried to push several weeks ago,..." December 12

  • Rockies Remain Interested In Mark Trumbo, Could Trade OF To Clear Space

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Rockies remain interested in signing Mark Trumbo despite their recent high-profile pact with Ian Desmond, FOX Sports’ Ken Rosenthal writes (Twitter links). The idea is that, since they already lost the No. 11 overall pick in the Desmond deal, they would only lose a second-rounder as a result..." December 08

  • Report: Orioles made offer to Mark Trumbo, but it’s now off the table

    Hardball Talk "Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that the Orioles made a four-year contract offer to slugger Mark Trumbo several weeks ago, but it’s now off the table. As a result, Heyman notes that the Orioles have called on Chris Carter, who was recently non-tendered by the Brewers. Trumbo, 30, is coming..." December 07

  • Cleveland Indians continue search for offense, touch base with Mark Trumbo, Jose Bautista

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "When the Indians cast a wide net, they don't kid around. Besides free agent sluggers Edwin Encarnacion and Mike Napoli, the Indians have checked in on Mark Trumbo and Jose Bautista, according to Jon Heyman of MLB Network. Trumbo led the big leagues with 47 homers last season for Baltimore...." December 07

  • Mariners in talks with Mark Trumbo?

    ESPN "The Seattle Mariners are seriously discussing signing free-agent slugger Mark Trumbo, according to ESPN's Jim Bowden. David Schoenfield's take: This is a strange idea, considering Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto has twice traded Trumbo -- once while GM of the Angels and then last offseason, when he..." December 07

  • The Rockies are interested in Mark Trumbo, but they're in the same boat as the Orioles

    Baltimore Sun "The Colorado Rockies have a big hole at first base and they would love to fill it with someone like Mark Trumbo. New manager Bud Black said as much on Monday morning, but the Rocks -- like the Orioles -- have to figure out how a big contract for a veteran slugger fits into their long-range..." December 05

  • Rockies showing interest in home-run champ Mark Trumbo

    ESPN "The Colorado Rockies led the National League in slugging percentage last season, and they are now reportedly eyeing one of 2016's most prolific sluggers in free agency. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the Rockies have shown continued interest in outfielder Mark Trumbo. The..." December 04

  • Mark Trumbo rejects Orioles’ qualifying offer

    Masn "Outfielder Mark Trumbo figures to draw significant interest in the free agent market and is ready to test it. Trumbo has rejected the Orioles’ qualifying offer, walking away from a guaranteed $17.2 million in exchange for longer-term security. The Orioles want to re-sign Trumbo and are..." November 14

  • Examining the market for Mark Trumbo if he doesn't return to the Orioles on qualifying offer

    Baltimore Sun "The Orioles will find out for sure Monday whether they’ll have slugging outfielder Mark Trumbo back on a one-year, $17.2 million contract next year thanks to the qualifying offer process, or whether he’ll instead be a free agent, returning on a longer-term deal or not at all. With catcher Matt..." November 14

  • Late Fernandez headlines Comeback Player of the Year finalists

    MLB Players "The common thread among the finalists for the Players Choice Award as Comeback Player in each league was perseverance. The six finalists, three in each league, pushed themselves to overcome obstacles and return to top performance levels on the field in 2016. Some reached new heights. In the..." November 04