Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe reports that David Eckstein has officially decided to retire.
David Eckstein said he doesn't consider himself retired and would possibly return in the "right situation."
The Dodgers considered signing free agent infielder David Eckstein during spring training but were told that it would take a one-year, $2 million contract.
Bill Ladson of MLB.com reports that the Nationals are considering players like David Eckstein, Aaron Miles or Willie Bloomquist for their bench.
Padres activated 2B David Eckstein from the 15-day disabled list.
David Eckstein (calf) is expected to be activated from the disabled list Saturday.
David Eckstein (calf) hit and took infield before Tuesday's game, but there's still no timetable for his return from the disabled list.
David Eckstein (calf) told manager Bud Black that he was "a little sore" following a rigorous on-field workout Thursday.
David Eckstein (calf) is eligible to come off the disabled list Thursday, however he will probably need another 7-10 days.
The Padres are pleased with David Eckstein's progress from a right calf strain.
Padres general manager Jed Hoyer said that the calf injury to David Eckstein will not change his approach at the trade deadline.
Padres placed second baseman David Eckstein on the 15-day disabled list with a right calf strain.
David Eckstein will likely head to the disabled list with a right calf strain.
David Eckstein left Tuesday's game against the Braves after one inning with a right calf strain.