Steve Pearce RUMORS & NEWS

  • Talks Between Blue Jays, Steve Pearce Gaining Traction

    MLB Trade Rumors "Talks between the Blue Jays and free agent first baseman/outfielder Steve Pearce have begun to gain traction, reports ESPN’s Buster Olney (on Twitter). The two sides are progressing toward a deal, Olney adds. Pearce, 33, underwent forearm surgery in September that was said to come with a four..." December 05

  • Blue Jays Sign Steve Pearce

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Blue Jays have agreed to a two-year, $12.5MM contract with first baseman/outfielder Steve Pearce, reports ESPN’s Buster Olney (via Twitter). Olney had reported earlier this morning that talks between the two side were gaining some traction. The 33-year-old Pearce will bring to Toronto a..." December 05

  • Rays Have “Serious Interest” In Steve Pearce

    MLB Trade Rumors "In need of a right-handed hitter after trading Richie Shaffer to the Mariners on Friday, the Rays have “serious interest” in reuniting with free agent utilityman Steve Pearce, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. The Rays are one of at least three teams in pursuit of Pearce, who has..." November 20

  • Orioles place Steve Pearce on DL, activate Darren O’Day

    Today's Knuckleball "The Baltimore Orioles have placed utility man Steve Pearce on club’s 60-day disabled list while activating right-handed pitcher Darren O’Day from the 15-day disabled list. In addition, the Orioles have selected the contract of first baseman Trey Mancini from Triple-A Norfolk as well. The..." September 18

  • Steve Pearce traded back to Baltimore

    CBS Sports "Pearce was traded to the Orioles on Monday in exchange for Jonah Heim, Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports. The 33-year-old will rejoin the Orioles, with whom he spent the 2013-2015 season." August 01

  • Mets showing interest in Rays' Pearce

    Mass Live "The New York Mets have now been linked with both Cincinnati Red Jay Bruce and Tampa Bay Ray Steve Pearce with the MLB trade deadline less than four hours away. Earlier in the week, ESPN's Jerry Crasnick reported that while Pearce was a good fit for New York, he was likely too expensive. " August 01

  • Rays expected to deal Moore, Pearce

    The Score "It may just be the calm before the storm for the Tampa Bay Rays. Starting pitcher Matt Moore and utility man Steve Pearce are both growing increasingly likely to be dealt within the next 72 hours, sources told Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan. A former All-Star in 2013, Moore has struggled at times..." July 29

  • Trading places? Rays' Steve Pearce hopes not

    Tampa Bay Times "Based on contract status and performance, INF Steve Pearce is considered the Rays player most likely to be traded by Monday's deadline for nonwaiver deals, with the Indians among several interested teams. But Pearce, a Lakeland native who joined the Rays on a one-year, $4.75 million deal,..." July 29

  • Indians among several teams inquiring about Pearce

    The Score "The Cleveland Indians sit 5 1/2 games ahead of the Detroit Tigers for the American League Central lead thanks to their formidable starting pitching, so the team has set their focus on adding a bat as the Aug. 1 non-waiver trade deadline approaches. Cleveland is among several teams inquiring..." July 28