Cubs Have No Plans For Major Payroll Jump - RealGM Wiretap
While ownership won't hold the front office back from trying to do anything with the roster Cheap NFL Jerseys
, the Chicago Cubs aren't planning a major payroll jump in the near future.
"I know it's not a money issue," Tom Ricketts said of the methods the baseball department is using to restock the farm system and overhaul the organization. "You can't just throw money at the problem. We have to build the organization from the ground up. And that's what we're doing right now.
"On the business side, we have to continue to develop more revenue lines so that we can have more financial flexibility in the future, and we're doing that with stadium renovations and other media contracts that are coming up in the future."
Kershaw Upset Over Leak In Negotiations - RealGM Wiretap
Clayton Kershaw has acknowledged that he and the Dodgers have discussed a contract extension since the start of the season.
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, Kershaw would not comment on the specifics of a FOX Sports report, which listed numerous figures and lengths.
"It's a distraction," said Kershaw, who was upset over the leak in talks.
Report Middlebrooks Has Broken Wrist - RealGM Wiretap Will Middlebrooks broke his right wrist on Friday night when he was hit by a fastball against the Indians Cheap Jerseys
, according to the Boston Globe. The Red Sox will call up Danny Valencia from Triple-A Pawtucket to play third base. With seven weeks left in the season, Middlebrooks may not return in 2012. "Bad spot," Bobby Valentine said. "He got hit pretty good in a bad place. ... He's in a lot of pain. I was hoping it was down on the meat. It was straight on the bone." Manuel Might Step Aside Allowing Sandberg To Manage Phillies - RealGM Wiretap
The Philadelphia Phillies will have to address their managerial situation soon.
Ruben Amaro, Jr. insists that Charlie Manuel's future won't be determined until after the season.
"It's not something we're going to deal with until after the season Cheap NFL Jerseys China
," Amaro said. "Nothing has changed in that sense since the beginning of the year."
The Phillies are on the fringe of playoff contention and there is speculation that they might decided on Manuel's future sooner rather than later.
"The assumption is that Manuel is going to step aside, take an advisory position with the club, and let third-base coach Ryne Sandberg become the 52d manager in Phillies history," Bob Brookover writes.
Rangers Impressed By Hamiltons Workouts - RealGM Wiretap
Josh Hamilton has worked out with the Texas Rangers twice this week and the organization has come away impressed.
"I like what I see from him Cheap Authentic NFL Jerseys
, especially the eagerness to play," outfield instructor Dwayne Murphy told the Dallas Morning News. "I have to put the reins on him because he wants to do a lot more. That is good."
He is less than halfway through the five-year, $125 million contract he signed with the Los Angeles Angels.
Hamilton, who is on the 15-day disabled list while recovering from right-shoulder surgery on Feb. 4 Cheap Nike NFL Jerseys
, is expected to work out in Arizona for about 10 days before beginning an injury rehabilitation assignment with Triple-A Round Rock.
Texas acquired Hamilton in a deal with the Angels earlier this week.