CBS Sports' Jon Heyman hears that the Astros and free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus have agreed to a one-year contract.
Colby Rasmus told Brian McTaggart of MLB.com that he's in Houston for a physical.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal reports that the Astros are talking to free agent outfielder Colby Ramsus.
Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun reports that free agent Colby Rasmus is seeking a one-year deal in excess of the $7 million he made in 2014.
Jim Bowden of ESPN and SiriusXM reports that talks between the Orioles and Colby Rasmus are "gaining steam."
According to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi, the Rays have had discussions with free agent Colby Rasmus.
Colby Rasmus came away with a "very favorable impression" of Orioles manager Buck Showalter after the two met this weekend, per FOX Sports' Jon Morosi.
According to Eduardo A. Encina of the Baltimore Sun, Orioles manager Buck Showalter is scheduled to meet with free agent Colby Rasmus in Alabama in the next few days.
Roch Kubatko of MASNSports.com reports that the Orioles believe Colby Rasmus "would accept a one-year deal in the $5-8 million range."
According to FOX Sports' Jon Morosi, the Orioles continue to have "ongoing dialogue" with Colby Rasmus.
CSNChicago's Patrick Mooney reports that the Cubs will not sign Colby Rasmus.
Sportsnet's Shi Davidi reports that the Cubs recently met with Colby Rasmus.
According to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, free agent Colby Rasmus is on the Royals' list of outfield options.
FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal writes that the Orioles could consider Colby Rasmus on a short deal if they are unable to re-sign Nick Markakis.