Jaime Garcia RUMORS & NEWS

  • Braves acquire Jaime Garcia from the Cardinals

    Hardball Talk "The Braves have acquired starter Jaime Garcia from the Cardinals in exchange for prospects, ESPN’s Mark Saxon reports. The Cardinals exercised Garcia’s $12 million club option for the 2017 season last month. He can become a free agent going into the 2018 season. Garcia, 30, was able to pitch a..." December 01

  • Cardinals GM: Keeping Garcia gives us leverage

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Lefthander Jaime Garcia has had a rollercoaster career with the Cardinals. When he has been good, he’s been very good. And when he hasn’t, well ... Garcia, oft-injured but healthy last season, carried a contract option for $12 million with a $500,000 buyout for 2017. Mozeliak, surveying little..." November 04

  • Cardinals undecided on picking up Garcia's option

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "As he prepared for the coming season this past winter, Cardinals lefty Jaime Garcia fixated his workouts, his schedule, and even his nutrition around a single goal: proving he was healthy enough to be a regular, reliable, even 200-inning starter. By the end, he had kept his body..." October 04

  • Cardinals Shopped Jaime Garcia Before Trade Deadline

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Cardinals offered left-hander Jaime Garcia in talks with other clubs prior to the August 1 trade deadline, ESPN’s Buster Olney reports (subscription required). Garcia was deemed expendable since Alex Reyes and Luke Weaver are ticketed for roles in next year’s St. Louis rotation; indeed, both..." September 17