Astros place RHP Scott Feldman on DL after he underwent surgery on right knee. Michael Feliz up from Double-A.
Houston Chronicle "Astros No. 1 starter Scott Feldman threw a four-inning, 60-pitch simulated game for what should be his final test before coming off the 15-day disabled list later this week. “I threw all my pitches and felt nothing in my shoulder at all,” he said. “I think the treatment has been working, and..." May 04
Source: Feldman agrees with #Astros, three years, $30 million, pending physical.
Hearing teams need to be in 3-year, $30 million range to engage on Scott Feldman. Yes, the price of starting pitching is high.
Baltimore Sun "There's always some impatience by baseball fans shortly after the regular season ends and before free agency really gets going. And the Orioles' brass has been doing things -- most specifically, interviewing candidates for the club’s vacant pitching coach position. But as for some of the other..." October 29
CSN Baltimore "The Orioles ought to rush to sign Scott Feldman. Feldman has long been a favorite of manager Buck Showalter and now I see why. His record is 5-5 with the Orioles but in his 13 starts he’s given the team a chance to win in 10 of them. In three of his five losses he allowed four or more runs..." September 23
Hardball Talk "Trading season is officially upon us, as Keith Law of ESPN.com reports that the Cubs have traded right-hander Scott Feldman and catcher Steve Clevenger to the Orioles for right-hander Pedro Strop, right-hander Jake Arrieta, and about $400,000 in international signing bonus slot amount. It’s..." July 02
Chicago Tribune "Former Cubs pitcher Andrew Cashner was supposed to be the featured performer Wednesday night at Wrigley Field, starting against his former team for the first time. The Cashner-for-Anthony Rizzo trade was one of the first big moves of the Theo Epstein era, and has been a steal for the Cubs so..." May 02
Cubs will use off day to push feldman, some back tightness..he'll start again in a week..Ian Stewart starts rehab in Iowa tomorrow
Chicago Sun-Times "Starter Scott Feldman looked at the bright side after a tough outing against the Rockies. You can do that in early March. ‘‘Fastball command [is] right where I want it to be,’’ Feldman said after allowing four runs (all earned) and six hits in two-plus innings Tuesday at Salt River Fields...." March 06
ESPN.com "Chicago Cubs manager Dale Sveum said Thursday Scott Feldman will be in the starting rotation, leaving one spot open for three candidates. Feldman, who signed a one-year contract this offseason, is trying to regain his 2009 form when he won 17 games for the Texas Rangers. Since then he's..." February 14