Contrary to reports, the Orioles have not made an offer to free agent Nelson Cruz, according to MASN's Roch Kubatko.
The Orioles' offer to Nelson Cruz is believed to be in the range of four years and $60 million, CBS Sports' Jon Heyman is reporting.
Rangers general manager Jon Daniels said Wednesday that he has had a few conversations with Nelson Cruz's agent, Adam Katz, and will continue to keep in touch.
Mariners general manager Jack Zduriencik said called a report that Nelson Cruz turned down a $75 million offer from them "inaccurate."
Ryan Divish of the Seattle Times wrote in his Winter Meetings blog that there are rumors Nelson Cruz turned down a five-year, $75 million offer from the Mariners.
Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Orioles met Monday with the agent for Nelson Cruz.
Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram believes that Nelson Cruz is seeking a longer-term deal than the Rangers are willing to offer.
According to Jerry Crasnick, while the Diamondbacks are in the market for a power-hitting corner outfielder, they don't appear to be a fit for Nelson Cruz.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Mets have "cooled" on Nelson Cruz.
Mark Feinsand of the New York Daily News reports that Nelson Cruz "could emerge as a Yankees' target" should they miss out on Carlos Beltran.
Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports hears from a source that the Orioles could use the money saved in the Jim Johnson deal to make a run at free agent outfielder Nelson Cruz.
Nick Piecoro of the Arizona Republic reports that the Diamondbacks will not pursue free agent outfielder Nelson Cruz.
The A's have "meaningful interest" in free agent outfielder Nelson Cruz, according to Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports that free agent outfielder Nelson Cruz is said to be seeking about $75 million over four years.