Matt Holliday RUMORS & NEWS

  • Matt Holliday’s Yankees’ deal has no-trade clause to one team

    Sportsnaut "Matt Holliday is making it pretty darn clear that he doesn’t want to play baseball in one city. Outside of potentially visiting Oakland as a member of the New York Yankees, the veteran has no intention of repeating his nightmarish half season with the Athletics. According to Chris Cotillo of SB..." December 08

  • Yankees land their DH in Matt Holliday

    New York Post "The compensation draft pick it would have cost to sign Edwin Encarnacion to a multi-year deal for big money didn’t appeal to the Yankees. Signing Carlos Beltran, 40 in April, didn’t light a fire for them, even if the switch hitter had a good year in The Bronx before being dealt to the Rangers..." December 05

  • Matt Holliday reportedly says he would consider the Rockies in free agency

    The Sports Daily "Matt Holliday officially became a free agent this week, and the outfielder is not ruling out a return to where it all started for him 13 years ago. Holliday told Troy E. Renck of Denver’s KMGH-TV 7 on Friday that a reunion with the Colorado Rockies is a possibility. “I don’t have any idea of..." November 13

  • Matt Holliday returning to Rockies an intriguing idea

    Denver Post "How’s this for a crazy twist of fate? Matt Holliday, the man whom Bud Black insists never touched home plate, hooking up with Black for the Rockies’ 2017 season. Will it happen? That remains to be seen, but Holliday is interested in the possibility. Speaking on MLB Network Radio Wednesday,..." November 11

  • Cardinals decline Matt Holliday’s 2017 option

    Today's Knuckleball "The St. Louis Cardinals have officially chosen not to pick up outfielder Matt Holliday’s team option for the 2017 season, sources tell Today’s Knuckleball. The club announced during the final homestand of the regular season that they did not plan to exercise the option, but have now officially..." November 05

  • Cardinals expect to decline Holliday's 2017 option

    MLB Trade Rumors "Holliday has issued a statement thanking the organization, his teammates, and the fans for his time with the Cards, via MLB.com’s Jenifer Langosch. He, too, kept the door cracked for a return but acknowledged that this could be the end of his tenure. (The statement, notably, does not seem to..." October 01

  • Matt Holliday and his underappreciated career with the Cardinals

    Today's Knuckleball "The St. Louis Cardinals are set to activate left fielder Matt Holliday sometime after their three-game set at Wrigley ends Sunday. Holliday has missed most of the season’s second half after breaking his thumb on a hit-by-pitch. From an offensive standpoint, the Cardinals don’t really need..." September 23

  • Matt Holliday Could Be Done For Season

    MLB Trade Rumors "Cardinals outfielder Matt Holliday has been on the shelf for over a month since fracturing his right thumb Aug. 11, and it appeared earlier this week he was on the verge of returning. That’s no longer the case, however, as Holliday’s thumb swelled up Saturday and forced him to cancel a scheduled..." September 18