With all the other big free agents off the board, Prince Fielder has the offseason stage almost exclusively to himself.
The St. Louis Cardinals have reached agreement with shortstop Rafael Furcal on a two-year deal worth about $14 million, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
Baseball sources said Cardinals GM John Mozeliak expects to meet with Albert Pujols' agent, Dan Lozano, before the end of the general managers' meetings in Milwaukee this week.
Here's where things stand with Nelson Cruz, Shin-Soo Choo and other bats on market.
Free-agent pitcher Kyle Lohse has signed a three-year deal with the Milwaukee Brewers, the team announced.
Zack Greinke is set to be a free agent at the end of the 2012 season, and he's planning to represent himself in contract negotiations.
The Toronto Blue Jays have reached agreement on a one-year, $4.5 million contract with free-agent reliever Francisco Cordero, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
By landing with the Tigers, Prince Fielder got his big payday from an unexpected supplier.
The Philadelphia Phillies have reached agreement with shortstop Jimmy Rollins on a three-year, $33-million contract with a vesting option for a fourth year, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
The Chicago Cubs have reached out to the agent for Albert Pujols to express their interest in the three-time Most Valuable Player, a baseball source told ESPN.com Tuesday.
Free-agent left-hander Doug Davis has reached agreement with the Brewers, a source told ESPN.com on Wednesday.
Red Sox general manager Theo Epstein spoke with A.J. Burnett's agent by phone Tuesday to express the team's interest in the free-agent right-hander, a baseball source said.
The Phillies and free agent outfielder Geoff Jenkins have reached preliminary agreement on a two-year deal believed to be worth about $13 million, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
Free agent pitcher Tomo Ohka reached preliminary agreement on a one-year contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, his agent said Tuesday.
These 10 players signed for less than $1 million and could provide a decent return on the investment.
The 2005-06 free-agent crop looks like a downer – short on starting pitching and long on aging icons.