When: November 2006
Age at the time: 29
Previous season: Hit .292 with 58 stolen bases for the Cubs in 2006.
Since he signed: Hit .293 with 64 stolen bases this season.
VERNON WELLS, BLUE JAYS
Contract: Seven years, $126 million
When: December 2006
Age at the time: 28
Previous season: Batted .303 with 32 homers and 106 RBI for Toronto.
Since he signed: Struggled this year, batting .245 with 16 homers and 80 RBI.
ICHIRO SUZUKI, MARINERS
Contract: Five years, $90 million
When: July 2007
Age at the time: 33
Previous season: Hit .322 with 45 stolen bases in 2006.
Since he signed: Finished the 2007 season batting .351 with 37 stolen bases.
The top five free-agent center fielders on this offseason's market.
TORII HUNTER, TWINS
|Cincinnati - WP: A. Simon||4||FINAL|
|Chicago Cubs - LP: J. Samardzija||1|
|St. Louis||1||Top 8th Inning|
|Milwaukee||5||Top 7th Inning|
|Toronto||1||Bottom 6th Inning|
|LA Angels||8||Bottom 5th Inning|
|Atlanta||1||Top 7th Inning|
|Baltimore||6||Bottom 5th Inning|
|NY Yankees||4||Top 6th Inning|
|Seattle||3||Bottom 6th Inning|
|Chicago WSox||0||Bottom 3rd Inning|
|Minnesota||0||Bottom 3rd Inning|
|Philadelphia||0||Bottom 1st Inning|
|Houston - J. Cosart||9:05 PM|
|Oakland - S. Gray|
|San Francisco - M. Cain||9:10 PM|
|San Diego - T. Ross|
|Arizona - W. Miley||9:10 PM|
|Los Angeles - Z. Greinke|
|Montreal||2||3rd Prd 18:20|
|Detroit||0||2nd Prd :56|