1. Astros Targeted Jed Lowrie from the Start

    Persistency created separation in the courtship of Jed Lowrie, who was introduced in an Astros uniform Tuesday morning at Minute Maid Park...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 68 reads 0 comments

  2. Rangers Designate Scott Barnes, Ben Rowen for Assignment

    The Rangers have designated left-hander Scott Barnes and right-hander Ben Rowen for assignment in order to clear room on the 40-man roster for Kyuji Fujikawa and Colby Lewis, tweets team executive VP of communications John Blake...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 month ago 184 reads 0 comments

  3. 5 Available Players Still Within Reach of the Seattle Mariners

    The list of potential fits to fill the Seattle Mariners ' hole in right field seems to be shrinking by the day...

    Nathaniel Reeves Written by Nathaniel Reeves about 1 month ago 5,679 reads 1 comments

  4. Mariners Have MLB's Fourth-Best Odds to Win World Series

    Now that the Mariners have landed a bona fide slugger in Nelson Cruz, Seattle's odds in Las Vegas to win next season's World Series have improved to the fourth-best in baseball.....

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  5. Matt Joyce Traded to Angels for Kevin Jepsen: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels have upgraded their already potent offense by acquiring outfielder Matt Joyce from the Tampa Bay Rays in exchange for relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 18,968 reads 26 comments

  6. Rangers Looking for More Ground Balls

    When you evaluate what the Rangers are looking for in terms of a starting pitcher this offseason, ground balls become a constant theme...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 143 reads 0 comments

  7. Astros Sign Lowrie to 3-Year Deal

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  8. Watch: Astros Introduce Jed Lowrie at Presser

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  9. Astros Sign Veteran Johnson to Minors Deal

    Veteran first baseman Dan Johnson, who bounces around from Triple-A to the majors every season and occasionally comes up with a big hit on a big stage, has signed a minor-league deal with the Astros ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 124 reads 0 comments

  10. Reassessing Oakland A's Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    The Oakland A's went into the winter meetings looking like they might contend again in 2015. They came out of the meetings three All-Stars lighter...

    Nick Houser Written by Nick Houser about 1 month ago 6,074 reads 10 comments

  11. Angels Looking for Rebound Season from Hamilton

    ANAHEIM -- There was the last seven weeks of the 2013 season, a 44-game stretch that saw Josh Hamilton hit .327/.384/.500 to lift his spirits as he braced for the winter, and the first eight games of 2014, when he hit ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 475 reads 0 comments

  12. Report: Astros and Draftee Nix Reach Settlement

    The Astros and unsigned draftee Jacob Nix have quietly and confidentially come to a monetary settlement over the team's decision not to follow through on an agreed-upon $1...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 1 month ago 151 reads 0 comments

  13. Jed Lowrie to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent infielder Jed Lowrie has signed a three-year contract with the Houston Astros after spending the last two seasons with the Oakland Athletics ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 1 month ago 11,532 reads 18 comments

  14. Is David Freese Un-Tradeable on Post-Howie Angels?

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  15. New Angels Pitcher Andrew Heaney Recalls Whirlwind Night of Trades

    head-spinning turn of events at baseball's winter meetings this week was a source of amusement for Andrew Heaney, the highly touted pitching prospect who was traded from the Miami ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 11 reads 0 comments

  16. Why You Should Be Excited About Marcus Semien

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 222 reads 0 comments

  17. What's the Oakland Athletics Outfield Plan in 2015?

    As the roster currently stands, the Oakland Athletics have a plethora of outfielders at their disposal heading into 2015. The two players we know (right now) have starting spots are Coco Crisp and Josh Reddick, manning center and right...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 1 month ago 9 reads 0 comments

  18. Rangers to Sign Kyle Blanks

    The Rangers will sign Kyle Blanks to a split contract, Chris Cotillo tweets. We had discussed Blanks here as a potential replacement for Gaby Sanchez...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 1 month ago 276 reads 0 comments

  19. Report: Rangers Sign Fujikawa to 1-Year Deal

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  20. Errors Mounting for Texas Rangers Infielder

    Luis Sardinas, who had 27 starts in the Texas Rangers ' infield this season, had his second multi-error game in four days on Sunday in the Venezuela winter league...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 299 reads 0 comments

  21. Mariners Seek Creative Options for Right-Field Vacancy

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 1 month ago 1,195 reads 0 comments

  22. Mariners Official: 'We're Not Looking to Trade' Brad Miller

    Though the Mariners had offered shortstop Brad Miller as part of a package in an effort to acquire outfielder Matt Kemp from the Dodgers recently, Mariners officials contend the club is not actively looking to move him...

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  23. Melky Cabrera Would Be Huge Boost to Mariners AL West Hopes

    Not every move is pulled off, not every need filled at the MLB Winter Meetings. For as much hype as the gathering produces, and rightfully so this year, there are teams that go ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 10,690 reads 29 comments

  24. Astros Introduce Upgrades to Back End of Bullpen

    It only took two questions into Friday's news conference at Minute Maid Park to introduce new Astros relief pitchers Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek for someone to ask manager A.J. Hinch who was going to be the closer in 2015...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 242 reads 0 comments

  25. Angels Expect to Get Last Laugh in Heaney Deal

    For all of the talk about Andrew Heaney, all of the praise and the high expectations, there is this: He has a 5.83 ERA in the major leagues...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 1 month ago 432 reads 0 comments