Omar Infante RUMORS & NEWS

  • Omar Infante rejoins Tigers on minor-league deal

    Detroit News "Welcome back, Omar Infante. The 15-year veteran infielder was among 14 minor league free agents signed by the Tigers and announced Friday. It will be his third stint with the club. He started his career in Detroit from 2002-2007 and returned for the 2012 and 2013 seasons before signing with the..." December 10

  • Royals’ Omar Infante clears waivers, becomes free agent

    Today's Knuckleball "Former Kansas City Royals second basemen Omar Infante has become an unrestricted free agent after clearing waivers. At 35, Infante has quickly fallen from a productive middle infielder to someone who is basically replacement level or worse when it comes to his WAR values. This season, he’s..." June 23

  • Royals' Omar Infante: Placed on release waivers

    CBS Sports "The Royals requested release waivers on Infante, Rustin Dodd of the Kansas City Star reports. Designated for assignment last week, Infante will now become a free agent if he isn't claimed by Thursday. Given his sizable contract in combination with his lack of production the past three years, he..." June 21

  • Royals designate Omar Infante for assignment

    MLB Daily Dish "The Royals have designated second baseman Omar Infante for assignment, as first reported by’s Jeffrey Flanagan. The team will now have 10 days to decide on Infante's fate, though his salary means that he will be released by the end of the month. Infante, 34, has hit just .239/.279/.321..." June 15