Welcome to the 1st ever MLB Live Wire here on The Nation Sports Blog. The Live Wire will give you all the latest rumors coming out of Major League Baseball during the off season. Today is November 12th 2012 and below you will see all the latest news and rumors today in MLB.
- Dan Hayes of CSNChicago.com reports that A.J. Pierzynski is not likely to return to the Chicago White Sox.
- The Texas Rangers are not expected to tenure the contract of catcher Geovany Soto.
- The Detroit Tigers are really pushing to sign Free Agent outfielder Torii Hunter, Tigers are going to offer Hunter a 2yr. contract.
- Rangers, Pirates and Mariners join the Boston Red Sox in the Russell Martin sweepstakes.
- Buster Olney of ESPN.com reports that the Phillies are fine with the demanding salary of Free Agent outfielder Josh Hamilton but are questioning the exact length of the contract.