Tag: International Free Agents

Arizona Spends Big on Yang

The Arizona Cowboys have dipped into their war chest and spent big on an international free agent, signing Taiwanese phenom Tak-keung Yang to a 4-year, $27.3 million deal today.

Yang is a 28-year-old shortstop who decided to test his value on the Bull League after spending several years in a Taiwan pro ball league. Continue reading “Arizona Spends Big on Yang”

Eligible Players File for Free Agency

The next crop of free agents have filed following the conclusion of the contract arbitration phase of the 2017-2018 baseball off-season, and several big names are now on the market.

Dao-zi Ling, at 34, is one of the top players available in this year’s crop of free agents

Among the elite players looking for new deals with new teams are three-time MVP and seven-time all-star Dao-Zi Ling, who is coming off a second championship season with the Calgary Inferno, Oxen ace right-hander A.C. Deucey, and Lake League strikeout king William Febres, who spent 2017 with New York. Continue reading “Eligible Players File for Free Agency”

March 28, 2017 – Spring Training Starts, FRL Finals, Montreal Metros

Spring has finally arrived, and with it the 2017 Spring Training schedule has started for the Bull League. The simulation advances to April 2 and kicks off the first spring training games, we recap the action and also bring you the Florida Rookie League playoff results. Our featured preview team is the Montreal Metros, find out how they’re positioned for this season. Lastly, the International Free Agents list has been released and already the signings are breaking budgets. Hear the latest in our regular weekly podcast.

Hot International Free Agents Hit Market

Searing hot talented international free agents have been cleared to accept offers from Bull League teams this week, an announcement from the commissioner’s office says.

In total, just 18 qualifying “international free agents” are on the market, and competition between teams to sign them will be fierce, it is anticipated. Continue reading “Hot International Free Agents Hit Market”