James Paxton RUMORS & NEWS

  • James Paxton Undergoes Tommy John Surgery

    MLB Trade Rumors "APRIL 28: Paxton underwent Tommy John surgery in the past five to seven days, Servais announced (via Brock). APRIL 13: Servais confirmed today that Paxton will undergo season-ending surgery (Twitter link via The Athletic’s Corey..." April 28

  • Mariners' James Paxton to have season-ending surgery

    The Athletic "Seattle Mariners left-hander James Paxton will have season-ending surgery, manager Scott Servais announced Tuesday. Paxton, 32, left Wednesday night's start, his first back with the Mariners following two seasons with the Yankees, after 1 1/3 innings. The team called the injury a..." April 13

  • Seattle Mariners star James Paxton likely to undergo Tommy John Surgery

    Sportsnaut "After spending the past two seasons with the New York Yankees, veteran pitcher James Paxton returned to his Seattle Mariners roots this past offseason. The 32-year-old left-hander signed a one-year, $8.5 million contract. Unfortunately, Paxton left his first start in..." April 08

  • James Paxton leaves season debut for Seattle Mariners with injury

    Sportsnaut "Seattle Mariners left-hander James Paxton left Tuesday night’s game against the Chicago White Sox in the second inning with an apparent injury. Making his season debut, Paxton had a 1-2 count on Andrew Vaughn when the pitcher grimaced after throwing his 24th pitch of the night..." April 07

  • Mariners place James Paxton, Jake Fraley on 10-day injured list, recall Ljay Newsome and Braden Bishop

    Seattle Times "The expected roster moves came midmorning Wednesday hours before the Mariners were set to face the White Sox in the finale of the opening homestand of 2021. Seattle placed left-handed pitcher James Paxton (left forearm strain) and outfielder Jake Fraley (left hamstring strain) on the..." April 07

  • Ex-Yankees SP James Paxton, Mariners Reportedly Agree to 1-Year, $8.5M Contract

    Bleacher Report "Starting pitcher James Paxton is moving on from the New York Yankees and returning to the Seattle Mariners, agreeing to a contract Saturday, according Sportsnet's Chad Dey.  Paxton started five games for the Yankees in 2020, going 20.1 innings..." February 14

  • James Paxton returns to Mariners on 1-year deal

    TSN "Left-hander James Paxton is returning to the Seattle Mariners after an injury filled second season with the New York Yankees. The 32-year-old left-hander and the Mariners agreed Saturday to an $8.5 million, one-year contract, a person with knowledge of the negotiations told The..." February 14

  • Jake Arrieta, James Paxton Interest Mets After Trevor Bauer Pursuit

    Bleacher Report "Having failed to land Trevor Bauer, the New York Mets reportedly are looking at some alternatives to bolster their starting rotation.  According to SNY's Andy Martino, the Mets are looking at Jake Arrieta and James Paxton, though nothing is..." February 10

  • Does James Paxton fit with one of these NL clubs?

    MLB.com "The Phillies and Cardinals are “actively looking” for a starting pitcher, sources told MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand, who notes that both teams are considering hurlers from the second tier of free-agent starters. After Trevor Bauer, the best remaining starters are Paxton,..." February 04

  • Blue Jays still considering James Paxton, Taijuan Walker to upgrade rotation

    Sportsnet "Amid their ongoing search for further rotation help, the Toronto Blue Jays face an interesting question: Should they target upside, even if it comes with more risk, or are they better off prioritizing stability instead? At the moment, the Blue Jays continue examining options..." February 04