Alex Cobb RUMORS & NEWS

  • Orioles To Activate Alex Cobb On Saturday

    MLB Trade Rumors "Right-hander Alex Cobb will make his Orioles debut against the Red Sox in Boston this coming Saturday, the team told reporters (Twitter link via Roch Kubatko of MASNsports.com). The right-hander had opened the season in extended Spring Training as he built up strength after waiting until late in..." April 09

  • MLB Rumors: Phillies still after Alex Cobb?

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Phillies have spent more money on free agents than all but one (Cubs) team this offseason. So why not add one more expenditure on the bill? With mid-rotation starter Jerad Eickhoff down with a lat injury, some believe the Phillies should pursue free-agent starter Alex Cobb--a pitcher the..." March 19

  • Yankees not interested in one-year deal with Cobb: sources

    New York Daily News "Despite a rapidly falling free-agent market, the Yankees aren't interested in a one-year deal with Alex Cobb, according to team sources. While the Bombers could add Cobb and still stay under the $197 million luxury-tax threshold, they aren't interested in sacrificing draft picks in order to..." March 12

  • Mets signing Lynn or Cobb would be wise for this season and beyond

    SNY TV "The Mets could best stabilize their rotation for this season by signing Lance Lynn, Alex Cobb, or Jake Arrieta to a multiyear deal. However, having Lynn, Cobb or Arietta in the mix can help in other ways, as well... Matt Harvey will be a free agent after this season and almost certainly will..." February 12

  • Report: Mets could sign Lynn or Cobb if price is right

    SNY TV "The Mets are interested in signing RHP Lance Lynn or RHP Alex Cobb if the price is right, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. Jim Duquette first reported that the Mets were exploring the second-tier free agent starting pitchers market Thursday night on SNY's Mets Hot Stove. "I'm told..." February 06

  • More dots connecting Phillies to Alex Cobb

    Newark Star-Ledger "As the hot stove remains as cold as it has ever been this deep into an offseason, insiders have begun to play matchmaker to line up players with potential suitors. For the second time in less than a week, one common theme emerged: Alex Cobb to the Phillies. Last week, ESPN deemed..." January 09

  • Report: Rangers showing “sustained interest” in Alex Cobb, Lance Lynn

    Hardball Talk "The Rangers signed free agent pitcher Doug Fister on Sunday afternoon, agreeing to a one-year deal worth $4 million with a club option for the 2019 season. Jon Morosi reports that the Rangers are still on the hunt for pitching, showing “sustained interest” in free agents Alex Cobb and Lance..." November 27