Through the first two months of the Major League Baseball season, rumors are already starting to fly about deals that could be made before the trade deadline. • The Red Sox will activate David Price. • The selling price of the Miami Marlins continues to drop with the price to buy now at a reported $1.3 billion.
Ben Goessling ESPN Staff Writer Close Previously covered Vikings for St. Paul Pioneer Press Also covered Minnesota Twins, Minnesota Wild and Washington Nationals Twin Cities native and University of Minnesota graduate Follow on Twitter MINNEAPOLIS -- Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer said on Friday he will return to coaching the team even if vision problems in his right eye eventually cause him to lose his sight. "I don't want to go blind in this eye," he said. "If that's what it is, that's what it is. This will not keep me from coaching." Zimmer said in a conference call with reporters that he is scheduled to meet with a doctor on June 5 in Minnesota seeking clearance to return to work. Zimmer
By the end of his Major League Baseball career, David Ortiz had three World Series championships to his name and was earning roughly $17 million a year. Now, he’s looking to have the same success in retirement. Ortiz, better known as “Big Papi,” closed out his baseball career last season at the age of 40.