James Shields to the Tigers would make a lot of sense
familiarity with the AL Central give the Tigers a couple advantages they wouldn't have with the likes of Johnny Cueto and Jordan Zimmermann one year from now. (Former Tiger Doug Fister is on track to hit the market next winter, too.) One added bonus
Phillies value Hamels a lot ... and perhaps too much
agent right-handers Max Scherzer and James Shields, as well as the trade market for Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann . The Red Sox and Cardinals, in particular, could be waiting to see if the prices for Scherzer and/or Shields
How Zobrist fits with the Nationals
a qualifying offer at the end of the season, but already have five other potential free agents: right-handers Jordan Zimmermann and Doug Fister, center fielder Denard Span, shortstop Ian Desmond and reliever Tyler Clippard. Qualifying offers
Two ways to justify taking out Jordan Zimmermann
Two ways to justify taking out Jordan Zimmermann | FOX Sports Menu Home Articles Baseball ..... Two ways to justify taking out Jordan Zimmermann CJ Nitkowski CJ Nitkowski ..... to the Giants. His starter, Jordan Zimmermann , was turning out a gem and
The future of the NL Central
have some money to spend, but there's no great fit in the market and lots of reasons -- Heyward, David Price, Jordan Zimmermann -- to keep that payroll room for 2016 and beyond. I did get asked on Twitter why I'd mentioned the Dodgers
Don't Nationals want to pay to play?
Search Don't Nationals want to pay to play? Ken Rosenthal Ken Rosenthal @Ken_Rosenthal Nationals right-hander Jordan Zimmermann and shortstop Ian Desmond will combine to earn $27.5 million next season. That is probably about the average
Mike Redmond on Zimmermann's no-hitter
Mike Redmond on the Marlins' 1-0 loss to the Nationals and Jordan Zimmermann's no-hitter.
Cubs make earth-shattering move with Lester acquisition
Ross and outfielder Jonny Gomes. And they’ve got the prospect power to acquire more pitching (Johnny Cueto? Jordan Zimmermann ? Aroldis Chapman?) or a big bat (oh, what the heck, Troy Tulowitzki?) It’s too early to say that the
Once Lester picks team, rest of desired arms will fall into place
then will draw increased interest, as will trade candidates such as the Phillies’ Cole Hamels, Nationals’ Jordan Zimmermann and Tigers’ Rick Porcello.
Next up for the A's: Deciding when to deal Samardzija
market includes a number of other pitchers entering their free-agent years. The list includes the Nationals' Jordan Zimmermann and Doug Fister, Reds' Mat Latos and Mike Leake, Mariners' Hisashi Iwakuma and Padres' Ian Kennedy, among others