Marlins signed C Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract.
Juan C. Rodriguez of the South Florida Sun Sentinel reports that the Marlins have signed Jarrod Saltalamacchia to a three-year, $21 million contract.
According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo! Sports, the Marlins are "extreme favorites" for Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
Patrick Saunders of the Denver Post hears that Jarrod Saltalamacchia is headed to the Marlins.
Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that the Rangers will not pursue Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
Phil Mackey of 1500 ESPN reports that the Marlins have offered Jarrod Saltalamacchia a two-year deal with a club option for a third year.
Darren Wolfson of 1500 ESPN hears that the industry sense is that the Twins and Marlins need to make their final offers to Jarrod Saltalamacchia within the next day.
ESPN's Jerry Crasnick hears that the market for Jarrod Saltalamacchia is "moving quickly" and that there's "a good chance" he could sign before next week's Winter Meetings.
Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe was told by two sources that it's "unlikely" Jarrod Saltalamacchia will return to the Red Sox.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Marlins recently made an offer to Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
Jarrod Saltalamacchia's agent, Jim Munsey, has denied there are any concerns about his client's health.
CBS Sports' Jon Heyman writes that the Twins, Rockies and Blue Jays "have been identified as among the teams that could be threats to steal" free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia from the Red Sox.
Red Sox GM Ben Cherington said his club continues to have an open dialogue with free agent catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia.
Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that Jarrod Saltalamacchia is "still very much on the Twins’ radar."