Edinson Volquez will pitch for the Dominican Republic in the World Baseball Classic.
The younger brother of Edinson Volquez has been stabbed to death in the Dominican Republic.
Marlins signed RHP Edinson Volquez to a two-year, $22 million contract.
Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald reports that the Marlins are close to signing Edinson Volquez to a two-year contract.
Edinson Volquez will not be given a one-year, $17.2 million qualifying offer from the Royals.
Edinson Volquez has declined his portion of a $10 million option for 2017.
According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Royals are expected to decline Edinson Volquez's $10 million mutual option for 2017.
Edinson Volquez surrendered five hits, three runs and four walks over five innings Saturday in a no-decision against the Indians.
Edinson Volquez surrendered four earned runs over 2 2/3 innings but the Royals beat the Tigers on Sunday.
Edinson Volquez limited the Indians to one run over 6 2/3 innings but had to settle for a no-decision Tuesday.
Edinson Volquez was knocked around to the tune of nine runs -- eight earned -- over 3 1/3 innings in a loss to the Athletics on Thursday.
Edinson Volquez struggled in a no-decision against the White Sox on Saturday, allowing four runs on nine hits over his five frames.
Edinson Volquez allowed four earned runs over 6 2/3 innings Sunday in the Royals' loss to the Tigers.
Edinson Volquez allowed nine hits and four runs over 3 1/3 innings against the Yankees on Tuesday.