The Chicago White Sox have agreed to a three-year deal with free-agent outfielder Melky Cabrera, pending a physical, according to Bruce Levine of 670thescore.com in Chicago.
Cabrera was on the Orioles’ radar, but the club was reportedly more interested in a two-year deal, though three was a possibility.
The Orioles are looking to fill at least one outfield hole with the departures of Nick Markakis and Nelson Cruz.
Cabrera, 30, seemed like a potential fit. The switch-hitter can play left field or right field and hit toward the top of the order. He batted .301 with a .351...