The San Diego Padres, in the market for an affordable veteran middle infielder, agreed to a one-year deal with free agent David Eckstein, who will play second base, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
They can bask in the glow for only so long. It's time for David Eckstein, the '06 World Series MVP, and his teammates to turn their attention to defending their title.
Cardinals shortstop David Eckstein is playing like a guy with World Series MVP aspirations.
On paper, the U.S.-South Africa game looks like David Wells versus David Eckstein in a pie-eating contest.
The Cardinals' middle-infield duo of David Eckstein and Mark Grudzielanek are truly a perfect match, writes Jerry Crasnick.