1. Wilson Ramos to Rays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Following a career year in 2016, catcher Wilson Ramos cashed in this offseason with the Tampa Bay Rays , the team officially announced on Monday: The New York Post 's Joel Sherman first reported the two-year deal on Dec...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 8,075 reads 14 comments

  2. Chris Sale to Red Sox: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox have taken the bold step of building for their future by trading ace starting pitcher Chris Sale to the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 170,470 reads 281 comments

  3. Derek Jeter's Jersey Number to Be Retired by Yankees: Latest Details, Reaction

    New York Yankees legend Derek Jeter will have his famed No. 2 jersey retired by the storied organization before the team's game against the Houston Astros on May 14, 2017...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 months ago 29,362 reads 29 comments

  4. John Farrell's Contract Option Picked Up by Red Sox: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox won the American League East in 2016 under John Farrell , and the organization decided Monday to keep the manager around a bit longer...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 1,364 reads 0 comments

  5. Steve Pearce to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays added a high-upside player to the roster Monday with the signing of Steve Pearce to a two-year, $12.5 million deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 6 months ago 8,734 reads 12 comments

  6. Matt Holliday Adds Proven Winner to Hasten Upstart Yankees' Youthful Rebuild

    A scant three weeks before Christmas, the New York Yankees signed Matt Holliday for one year and $13 million, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. I will spare you the painfully obvious holiday/Holliday puns...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 23,858 reads 47 comments

  7. Matt Holliday to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Matt Holliday struggled to find his previous All-Star form throughout an injury-marred 2016 season, but the New York Yankees reportedly took a chance on him Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 30,208 reads 56 comments

  8. Rich Hill Signing Would Be Great Yankees Fit for Both Present and Future

    The New York Yankees need a starting pitcher. In past winters, that would have led to their going after only the best options, and damn the cost! But since they need to be smart this winter, let's help point them toward Rich Hill...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 14,439 reads 26 comments

  9. Should the Orioles Sell High on Uber-Closer Zach Britton?

    Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton didn't win the American League Cy Young Award. He didn't even finish among the top three, much to the consternation of his skipper...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 8,503 reads 18 comments

  10. Rick Porcello Is Worthy of Cy Young, but How Did Justin Verlander Lose?

    Justin Verlander won the popular vote, which is worth about as much this week as it was last week. There's a system for these elections, and we all have to come together and accept Rick Porcello as our 2016 American League Cy Young winner...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 6 months ago 17,694 reads 97 comments

  11. MLB Megastar Mookie Betts Is Rare Master of All Trades

    You know those people who seem to excel at everything? Mookie Betts is one of them. He was always a baseball stud. This shouldn't come as much of a surprise with him hitting .318/...

    Yaron Weitzman Written by Yaron Weitzman about 6 months ago 8,800 reads 8 comments

  12. Gary Sanchez B/R Q&A: 'I Didn't Even Believe What Was Happening'

    To say New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez had a good rookie year is an understatement of Ruthian proportions. And yes, we just invoked the Bambino . Sanchez is 694 home runs shy of Babe Ruth on the all-time list...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 16,672 reads 23 comments

  13. Blue Jays Show Signs They're Moving on from Jose Bautista-Edwin Encarnacion Era

    Edwin Encarnacion and Jose Bautista are free agents with qualifying offers from the Toronto Blue Jays sitting in front of them...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 months ago 18,367 reads 25 comments

  14. Lourdes Gurriel to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly signed Cuban prospect Lourdes Gurriel Jr. to a multiyear contract. MLB .com's Jesse Sanchez first reported the utility man agreed to a deal with the Blue Jays on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 24,723 reads 47 comments

  15. Brian McCann Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Yankees C

    New York Yankees catcher and designated hitter Brian McCann has continued to be the subject of trade rumors this offseason. Continue for updates. Yankees Deny That Trade for McCann is "Imminent" Thursday, Nov...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 1,084 reads 0 comments

  16. Gleyber Torres' Fall Breakout Shows Yankees Their Superstar of the Future

    Nolan Arenado caught scouts' eyes in the Arizona Fall League when he was 20 years old. So did Derek Jeter, Corey Seager and Francisco Lindor . Gleyber Torres is 19...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 25,274 reads 42 comments

  17. Edwin Encarnacion Is Ideal Red Sox Replacement for David Ortiz

    Surely, Boston Red Sox fans can't believe David Ortiz is retiring. We understand. Your great-aunt who couldn't tell a Carl Yastrzemski from a hole in the ground understands. But Big Papi is indeed hanging 'em up...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 14,492 reads 34 comments

  18. Yankees Can Have Fruitful Offseason Without Halting Youth Movement

    The offseason has arrived. For the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians , that means taking a moment to reflect on an epic seven-game World Series...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 19,159 reads 33 comments

  19. Clay Buchholz's Contract Option Picked Up by Red Sox: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox are betting on a strong rebound from Clay Buchholz in 2017 after announcing they had picked up the starting pitcher's contract option...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 2,701 reads 6 comments

  20. Red Sox Will Not Fill GM Position After Mike Hazen's Hiring by Diamondbacks

    The Boston Red Sox announced Tuesday the organization will not fill its vacant general manager position following the Arizona Diamondbacks ' hiring of Mike Hazen as their GM, according to Jason Mastrodonato of the Boston Herald ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 7 months ago 6,251 reads 4 comments

  21. Jose Bautista Reportedly Agrees to Re-Sign with Blue Jays

    Right fielder Jose Bautista and the Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly agreed to a deal to keep the slugger in the AL East for at least a few more years...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 7 months ago 77,350 reads 65 comments

  22. Edwin Encarnacion Reportedly Signs with Indians

    Edwin Encarnacion had been a key member of the Toronto Blue Jays for the last seven-and-a-half seasons, but the 33-year-old slugger has found a new home with the Cleveland Indians , per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 7 months ago 167,424 reads 110 comments

  23. Complete Offseason Guide, Predictions for the Toronto Blue Jays

    For the second year in a row, the Toronto Blue Jays made it to the American League Championship Series. And for the second year in a row, the Blue Jays came up short, this time losing to the Cleveland Indians in five games...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 7 months ago 18,637 reads 29 comments

  24. Alex Rodriguez Appears to Dislike Pete Rose Saying Derek Jeter Inspired Him

    Former New York Yankees designated hitter and third baseman Alex Rodriguez didn't enjoy Pete Rose's assumption that Derek Jeter inspired his erstwhile teammate...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 7 months ago 117,986 reads 102 comments

  25. Edwin Encarnacion Asks Court to Dismiss STD Lawsuit: Latest Details and Comments

    Attorneys for Edwin Encarnacion filed a motion in a New York court Tuesday to have a lawsuit against the Toronto Blue Jays first baseman dismissed due to a lack of evidence as well as questions regarding the jurisdiction of the case...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 7,002 reads 0 comments