Thu, 29 Jan 2015 07:36:04 -0800
Chicago White Sox 1B Jose Abreu will likely slide over to designated hitter or rest a couple of times a week with 1B Adam LaRoche in tow. General manager Rick Hahn said Abreu's foot and ankle issues that hobbled him in May could have affected him the rest of the season. Abreu is preparing to play the full 162-game season after wearing down the last two months, but LaRoche's presence could facilitate weekly DH or rest days to keep Abreu fresh.
Tue, 25 Nov 2014 11:12:02 -0800
Chicago White Sox 1B Adam LaRoche will make $12 million in 2015 and $13 million in 2016 as part of his two-year, $25 million deal.
Mon, 24 Nov 2014 08:47:05 -0800
Chicago White Sox 1B Adam LaRoche is expected to receive most of his at-bats next year as the designated hitter. He can also spell 1B Jose Abreu at first base when needed.
Fri, 21 Nov 2014 16:28:32 -0800
The Chicago White Sox signed free-agent 1B Adam LaRoche (Nationals) to a two-year, $25 million deal Friday, Nov. 21.
Wed, 19 Nov 2014 16:56:33 -0800
Free-agent 1B Adam LaRoche (Nationals) received a two-year, $20 million contract offer from the Miami Marlins, according to a source.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 13:24:08 -0800
Free-agent 1B Adam LaRoche (Nationals) is being courted by the Miami Marlins, Chicago White Sox and San Diego Padres, according to sources.
Tue, 18 Nov 2014 11:11:08 -0800
Free-agent 1B Adam LaRoche (Nationals) is receiving heavy interest from the Miami Marlins as they look for a middle-of-the-order bat to hit behind OF Giancarlo Stanton.
Thu, 30 Oct 2014 17:50:46 -0700
The Washington Nationals declined 1B Adam LaRoche's mutual option Thursday, Oct. 30, and the team will pay him a $2 million buyout.
Sun, 19 Oct 2014 00:14:32 -0700
Washington Nationals 1B Adam LaRoche, who will be a free agent following the World Series, has indicated he would like to stay in Washington. "If it was up to me, I'm signing a deal with D.C. that puts me there for the rest of my career," says LaRoche. With that in mind, the Nationals are still likely to exercise a $2 million buyout and let him test free agency.
Sun, 12 Oct 2014 10:18:24 -0700
Updating a previous report, the Washington Nationals are unlikely to bring back 1B Adam LaRoche next season. The team may consider moving 3B Ryan Zimmerman across the diamond to serve as the regular first baseman.