User ID
Password
  Forgot User ID
or Register Today!
VegasInsider.com
Follow Us on Facebook Follow Us on Twitter Follow Us on Google+ VI Mobile Scores and Betting Odds
Home
NFL
NBA
NHL
MLB
NCAA FB
NCAA BK
Horses
Boxing/MMA
Soccer
Auto
More
Betting Tools

 
OF Hairston, Cubs finalize two-year pact

New Sportsbook.ag customers: Make your 1st bet, get your 2nd bet free, 100%, winnings paid in cash.
Join Now

Already have an account? Click here to view new Exclusive Rewards!

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Outfielder Scott Hairston and the Chicago Cubs have finalized a two-year contract.

Advertisement
The 32-year-old Hairston hit .263 with a career-high 20 homers, 57 RBIs and 25 doubles last year in his second season with the New York Mets.

He also has played for Arizona (2004-07), San Diego (2007-09, 2010) and Oakland (2009) during a nine-year big league career. Hairston has a .247 career average with 95 homers and 279 RBIs.

The deal had been agreed to last month pending a physical and was completed Sunday. Outfielder Tony Campana was designated for assignment to clear a roster spot. Chicago has 10 days to trade him, assign him outright to the minor leagues or release him.

AP NEWS
The Associated Press News Service

Copyright 2015
The Associated Press
All Rights Reserved

  
HEADLINES
News: Tuesday's Betting Tips
Akins: Diamond Trends - Tuesday
Sportsbook: Twins look for 6th straight win
Zylbert: Weekly Betting Notes
Feist: Analyzing Early Starts
News: Win Total Update - April
Lawrence: May Pitchers Report
Cruz, King Felix help M's top Angels 3-2
Martin propels Jays past Yankees, 3-1
MORE HEADLINES
 
Why Buy Picks From VegasInsider.com
MLB Pro Baseball Handicapper Sports Picks Records
MLB Hot Streaks
3-0 LN, 16-4 L20, 25-9 +1,555 L34
8-4 L12, 26-14 +1,744 L40 Picks
9-2 L11 MLB Guarantees
+2,450 Overall This Year
5-2, +418 Win Streak
3-1, +360 Last Night
+1,762 This Season
5-2 Last 7 Guaranteed Plays
5-2 Record Last 5 Days
8-4 Last 12 MLB Picks
4-1 Last 5 Selections
4-2, +235 Last 2 Days
MLB Pro Baseball Expert Sports Picks- Detroit Tigers at Chicago White Sox
2015 MLB SEASON PICK RECORDS
Money Leaders
Handicapper Money
Bruce Marshall + 2450
Kevin Rogers + 1762
Joe Nelson + 1644
Underdog Leaders
Handicapper Money
Kevin Rogers + 1716
Joe Nelson + 1584
Bruce Marshall + 1361
Over-Under Leaders
Handicapper Money
Scott Pritchard + 305
Michael Black + 225
Stephen Nover + 200
Guaranteed Leaders
Handicapper Money
Joe Nelson + 605
Bruce Marshall + 542
The Gold Sheet + 362
Favorite Leaders
Handicapper Money
Doc's Sports + 429
Bruce Marshall + 409
Chip Chirimbes + 398
Member Leaders
Handicapper Money
Mark Franco + 805
Joe Nelson + 763
Chip Chirimbes + 710
MORE PICK RECORDS
  
corner graphic
With a VI Gold Membership, you can SAVE 10% off a Live Odds subscription, SAVE 20% off Daily Pick packages, and receive access to up to 1,000 Member Plays each month!
VI Daily Fantasy Sager Bomb