Wed, 26 Feb 2014 01:00:09 -0800
The Minnesota Twins are likely to pass on SS Aledmys Diaz once again. Many scouts believe Diaz's demands for a five-year, $25 million deal are too much and that he is not as good as SS Erisbel Arruebarruena.
Mon, 24 Feb 2014 07:53:17 -0800
The New York Yankees will pass on Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz.
Fri, 21 Feb 2014 01:12:31 -0800
The Oakland Athletics are very interested in SS Aledmys Diaz but do not plan on holding a workout for him.
Fantasy Tip: It is hard to see Diaz landing in Oakland. Not only do the Athletics have Jed Lowrie, one of the better-hitting shortstops in the American League, but top prospect Addison Russell is advancing through the system. Diaz would bring a spark, but his value might go down a bit if he lands here.
Thu, 20 Feb 2014 16:20:39 -0800
The New York Mets are not pursuing Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz, according to a source.
Wed, 19 Feb 2014 14:46:08 -0800
The St. Louis Cardinals worked out Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz Wednesday, Feb. 19, and he's expected to sign with a team in the next few days. The Cardinals are expected to extend a formal offer to him within the next day. Diaz is ready to begin spring training immediately when he is signed.
Thu, 13 Feb 2014 13:56:10 -0800
The New York Yankees, St. Louis Cardinals, Toronto Blue Jays, Seattle Mariners, San Diego Padres and San Francisco Giants were present at Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz's workout Thursday, Feb. 13.
Tue, 11 Feb 2014 18:41:59 -0800
Cuban INF Aledmys Diaz is eligible to sign with a team Feb. 18, and he might ink a deal next week. He will have an open showcase Thursday, Feb. 13, at the minor-league complex of the San Diego Padres.
Sat, 25 Jan 2014 11:45:21 -0800
Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz is currently training in Arizona and plans to hold showcases for interested teams next month in Arizona and Florida. The 23-year-old Diaz is ineligible to sign until Feb. 19, because of documents that had misrepresented his age.
Thu, 28 Feb 2013 12:09:23 -0800
Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz's asking price is too high for the Minnesota Twins' taste right now.
Fri, 01 Feb 2013 00:03:36 -0800
The Detroit Tigers have expressed some interest in Cuban SS Aledmys Diaz, although the team has said it would be happy to have SS Jhonny Peralta open the 2013 season at shortstop.