Matt Wieters RUMORS & NEWS

  • Angels interested in free agent Matt Wieters

    Fanrag Sports "The Angels have been considering making a run at free agent catcher Matt Wieters, whose market has been mostly quiet to this point. Angels people have had internal talks regarding Wieters, a four-time All-Star, though it isn’t known how serious their interest is to date. To date, the Angels..." January 11

  • Diamondbacks in contact with Wieters, reportedly asked about Swihart

    Arizona Republic "The Diamondbacks signed veteran free-agent catcher Jeff Mathis earlier this month and claimed another catcher, Juan Graterol, off waivers last week, but General Manager Mike Hazen said the club remains on the lookout for help at the position. “We probably still have some more work to do in that..." December 30

  • Nats, Braves among teams eying Matt Wieters

    Fanrag Sports "The Nationals have joined at least the Braves in what could turn out to be an NL East battle for free agent catcher Matt Wieters, league sources say. Washington is said to be looking into whether Wieters, a career-long Oriole, can fit into their budget. They lost some power with the defection..." December 29

  • Matt Wieters suffered arm injury in ‘household accident’

    Larry Brown Sports "Free agent catcher Matt Wieters is going to miss some offseason workout time after he suffered a left forearm injury. But this isn’t just any forearm injury — it’s one you would only expect from a pro baseball player. Dan Connolly of reports that Wieters sustained a cut on..." November 22

  • Orioles still deciding on qualifying offer for Wieters

    Masn "It comes as no surprise that the Orioles continue to ponder whether they should make a qualifying offer to catcher Matt Wieters. They’ve had internal debates since he accepted the last one. I’ve heard that they’re weighing both sides and I sense that they may be leaning more toward not giving..." November 01

  • Orioles, Scott Boras To Discuss Matt Wieters Extension

    MLB Trade Rumors "Orioles executive VP of baseball operations Dan Duquette is scheduled to meet with agent Scott Boras about a possible extension for catcher Matt Wieters, according to Dan Connolly of The 30-year-old is slated to qualify for free agency after the season. Boras suggests to..." September 17

  • Orioles' Matt Wieters: Hopes to return Monday

    CBS Sports "Manager Buck Showalter said he hopes Wieters (foot) will be able to return Monday, Rich Dubroff of CSN Mid Atlantic reports." July 23