The missing ingredient in the Nelson Cruz Formula
The missing ingredient in the Nelson Cruz Formula | FOX Sports Menu Home Articles ..... exactly what the Orioles (who had the actual Nelson Cruz ) are doing. They went out and found a Nelson Cruz , for not a great deal of money, and figure
Mariners sign OF Nelson Cruz to four-year contract
Seattle Mariners have signed slugger Nelson Cruz to a four-year deal, adding a needed ..... contract signing Thursday morning. Cruz was to be introduced at a news conference ..... club advance to the next level." Cruz led the major leagues with 40 home
Nelson Cruz powers Orioles past Tigers in Game 1
Nelson Cruz discusses his play in Baltimore's Game 1 win.
On the state of the AL East
best team in the A.L. East. This off-season, they’ve almost literally done nothing. Well, except watch Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis sign four-year contracts with other clubs. Granted, the O’s were probably smart to resist
Why the Royals passed on Nelson Cruz and his 28 homers
was one such power bat available -- Nelson Cruz , who happens to have walloped 28 ..... truly puzzling to many fans is that Cruz wound up being extremely affordable ..... like many teams, were interested in Cruz and bounced his name around in their
Nelson Cruz knocks 28th homer as Orioles top Nationals in 11 innings
including a homer in the 11th, and Nelson Cruz hit his 28th home run to help the ..... second time in nine games. After Cruz led off the 11th with a broken-bat ..... Machado led off with a single and Cruz drove a 1-0 pitch over the wall
Thursday's Sports In Brief
The Seattle Mariners signed slugger Nelson Cruz , adding a needed right-handed power ..... to their lineup. Seattle pursued Cruz last year but when it didn't work ..... bat that was a priority by signing Cruz to a four-year contract. The deal
Winter Meeting trade waiting to happen between M's, Rockies
Mariners would like to add an outfielder, even after reaching agreement with free-agent outfielder/designated hitter Nelson Cruz , and the Rockies have depth at all three outfield positions. The Rockies, meanwhile, would like to upgrade their
Why has right-handed power become so rare?
performances and he bats from the right side of the plate. There was $88 million for Hanley Ramirez, $57 million for Nelson Cruz , $30 million for Billy Butler, $21 million for Michael Cuddyer, who played in 49 games last season. And $10
The Mariners are getting better, but ...
additions in the past two offseasons. Last year it was Robinson Cano with his 10 year, $240 million deal and now it is Nelson Cruz who recently signed a four-year, $57 million pact. The rumor mill also has the Mariners in on free agent Melky