|Dec. 20 10:25 AM PT11:25 AM MT12:25 PM CT1:25 PM ET13:25 ET18:25 GMT2:25 CST11:25 AM MST1:25 PM EST1:55 PM VEN22:25 UAE12:25 PM CT-The Minnesota Twins and catcher Kurt Suzuki have agreed to a $2.75 million, one-year contract.
Analysis: The Twins were in the market for a veteran catcher after announcing last month that Joe Mauer was moving from behind the plate to first base. Mauer is making the move to try to limit injuries after he suffered a concussion last season. The 30-year-old Suzuki hit .232 with five homers and 32 RBIs for the Washington Nationals and Oakland Athletics last season.
|Aug. 31 11:36 AM PT12:36 PM MT1:36 PM CT2:36 PM ET14:36 ET18:36 GMT2:36 CST11:36 AM MST1:36 PM EST2:06 PM VEN22:36 UAE1:36 PM CT-Suzuki went 2 for 3 with a three-run homer in Friday's 4-3 win over Tampa Bay.
Analysis: Suzuki has gone 6 for 15 with three extra-base hits, four RBIs and four runs in four games since rejoining Oakland for his second stint with the team.
|Aug. 29 12:38 PM PT1:38 PM MT2:38 PM CT3:38 PM ET15:38 ET19:38 GMT3:38 CST12:38 PM MST2:38 PM EST3:08 PM VEN23:38 UAE2:38 PM CT-Suzuki had three hits Wednesday in a 14-4 rout of Detroit.
Analysis: Suzuki is a fan favorite for the A's and was acquired a week ago from the Nats.
|Aug. 23 9:33 AM PT10:33 AM MT11:33 AM CT12:33 PM ET12:33 ET16:33 GMT0:33 CST9:33 AM MST11:33 AM EST12:03 PM VEN20:33 UAE11:33 AM CT-The Oakland Athletics have acquired Suzuki from the Washington Nationals to boost their injury situation at the position, bringing back a former fan favorite.
Analysis: The A's are sending Class-A starter Dakota Bacus to the Nationals in the swap, while Washington is paying $995,000 to Oakland as its portion remaining on Suzuki's 2013 salary. Suzuki, selected by the A's in the second round of the 2004 amateur draft, spent parts of the past two seasons with Washington after six in Oakland. He's batting .222 with three homers and 25 RBIs in 79 games.
|June 30 11:09 AM PT12:09 PM MT1:09 PM CT2:09 PM ET14:09 ET18:09 GMT2:09 CST11:09 AM MST1:09 PM EST1:39 PM VEN22:09 UAE1:09 PM CT-Suzuki had three hits and an RBI in Saturday's 5-1 loss to the Mets.
Analysis: Suzuki had been 6 for 47 (.128) with three RBIs over his last 14 games.
|Apr. 18 4:35 PM PT5:35 PM MT6:35 PM CT7:35 PM ET19:35 ET23:35 GMT7:35 CST4:35 PM MST6:35 PM EST7:05 PM VEN3:35 UAE (+1)6:35 PM CT-Suzuki had a triple and a homer to help Washington beat Miami 6-1 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Suzuki has gone 6 for 12 over his last four games.