Edwin Encarnacion's three-year, $60 million deal with the Indians won't be complete until he passes his physical on Tuesday.
Edwin Encarnacion's agent, Paul Kinzer, told MLB Network Radio on Friday that his client turned down a "(Yoenis) Cespedes-type" offer from the Athletics.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reports that the Indians have landed Edwin Encarnacion on a three-year contract with an option for a fourth year.
According to FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal, the Indians and Athletics are the strongest suitors for free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
According to ESPN's Buster Olney, Edwin Encarnacion's agent is indicating to some executives that he is getting closer to a deal.
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that at least five teams have made multi-year offers to free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports hears from sources that the Indians are "pulling out all the stops" to try to sign free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
Edwin Encarnacion's agent, Paul Kinzer, said on Sportsnet 590 The FAN on Wednesday that he has received multi-year offers from six teams.
Rockies GM Jeff Bridich told MLB Network Radio on Tuesday that he is "keeping track" of the markets for free agent sluggers Edwin Encarnacion and Mark Trumbo.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Indians have been making offers to right-handed power bats like Edwin Encarnacion, Mike Napoli and Chris Carter, but are only looking to sign one of them if it's at a discount.
Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports that the Rangers have inquired with Edwin Encarnacion's agent regarding his asking price.
Jon Heyman of Fanrag Sports reports that the Athletics are considering a run at free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
Rangers general manager Jon Daniels indicated during an appearance on MLB Network Radio on Sirius XM that he hasn't closed the door on free agent slugger Edwin Encarnacion.
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that the Cardinals have not contacted Edwin Encarnacion's representatives at this point.