Blue Jays sign former Pirate Jose Bautista to $65 million deal

The Toronto Blue Jays and Jose Bautista have agreed to a five-year, $65 million contract that also includes a club option for $13 million in 2016. Enrique Rojas, of ESPNdeportes, was the first to report the tentative agreement Wednesday. Bautista, 30, has been a career journeyman but exploded with 54 home runs and 124 RBI’s

MLB: Royals contact Pirates?

Inside Pittsburgh Sports MLB Rumor Mill Daily Updates on the latest rumors around MLB 12/10/08 The Kansas City Royals have made a minor inquiry about Jack Wilson. Nothing substantial other than an inquiry. Their focus remains on Rafael Furcal who is down to four teams, (Royals, A’s, Blue Jays and Dodgers). Perez eyes $70 million

MLB Free Agency Frenzy

The Latest Rumors from Day 1 3:00 p.m. MLB Free agency is not like NHL free agency where all of the big names are gone in the first two days. There is even talk that Mark Teixeira may not sign until December. 12:57 p.m.Juan Rivera on the Pirates radar? Indications are the Pirates have interest