The Hanshin Tigers are confident that they can get outfielder Matt Murton to re-sign.
Matt Murton broke Ichiro Suzuki's record Tuesday for most hits in a single season of Japanese Professional Baseball.
Former major league outfielder Matt Murton became the fourth player in Japanese baseball history to pass the 200-hit plateau Thursday.
The Hanshin Tigers plan to retain outfielder Matt Murton.
The Rockies have sent the rights to OF Matt Murton to the Hanshin Tigers.
Rockies released outfielder Matt Murton.
Rockies purchased the contract of outfielder Matt Murton from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Rockies designated outfielder Matt Murton for assignment.
Rockies recalled outfielder Matt Murton from Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Rockies optioned outfielder Matt Murton to Triple-A Colorado Springs.
Rockies optioned OF Matt Murton and OF Carlos Gonzalez to Triple-A Colorado Springs; reassigned C Edwin Bellorin, LHP Randy Flores and C Paul Phillips to minor league camp.
Matt Murton hit his second homer of the Saturday off the Rangers' Kevin Millwood.
Matt Murton went 2-for-2 with a walk and a steal Thursday against Mexico.