Gary Sheffield
Gary Sheffield  #10  LF
Player Transaction History
DateTransaction
April 03, 2009Signed as free agent
March 31, 2009Released from Detroit Tigers
May 27, 2008Placed on 15-day DL (placed on 15-day DL)
Drafted: Year: 1986 Round: 1 Pick: 6
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Who had the worst defensive season ever?


David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 15, 2015)
Buster Olney ranked his top 10 team defenses in his blog post Thursday, which got me thinking about bad defense. I checked Baseball-Reference.com for ...

The Dan Le Batard Show: Knicks, Packers & Jay Pharoah & Gary Sheffield


(January 09, 2015)
Dan & Stugotz on the Knicks, Aaron Rodgers injury, why fans hold grudges and are joined by SNL comedian Jay Pharoah and new Hall of Famer Gary Sheffie...

Ranking this year's Hall of Fame candidates


David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 06, 2015)
I don't have a Hall of Fame vote since I've been a BBWAA member for only one year. Will there even be a Hall of Fame in nine years when I'll be eligib...

ESPN Now


(January 06, 2015)
Of the 21 500-HR club members eligible for the Hall of Fame, 12 were elected in their first year on the ballot, four were elected later and four, inc...

Make-or-break HOF election for Jeff Bagwell


David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (January 03, 2015)
On Tuesday, I suspect we'll hear that Randy Johnson, Pedro Martinez, Craig Biggio and John Smoltz have been elected to the Hall of Fame. Aside from...

Key issues on this year's Hall of Fame ballot


David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (November 24, 2014)
Hall of Fame season is kind of like Christmas season: It brings gifts and memories but also a lot of acrimony and stress, and it lasts way too long. H...

Sheffield: Baez needs to fix flaw in swing


Jesse Rogers, Chicago Cubs (September 24, 2014)
CHICAGO -- As Javier Baez rose through the Chicago Cubs' minor league system, his tremendous bat speed was often compared to that of former slugger Ga...

Daniel Murphy and nonfast base stealers


David Schoenfield, SweetSpot (April 30, 2014)
New York Mets second baseman Daniel Murphy isn't what I'd call fast. I mean, he's not a catcher or a plodding first baseman, but he won't ever be mist...

Verlander having a strong spring


Jerry Crasnick, Spring Training (March 16, 2014)
VIERA, Fla. -- The last time someone other than Justin Verlander started on Opening Day for Detroit, Gary Sheffield was the Tigers' designated hitter,...

Cubs mailbag: Anthony Rizzo


Jesse Rogers, Chicago Cubs (April 25, 2013)
Time to open the mailbag for Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo as he answers your questions: Who was your favorite baseball player growing u...

Cubs 8, Royals 3


Associated Press (March 16, 2013)
Cubs 8, Royals 3

Gary Sheffield


(November 14, 2012)
Former Marlins OF Gary Sheffield gives his reaction to the Marlins trading away big players, how this will affect the team and what this means for the...