1. Baltimore O's Best Free-Agency Backup Plans If They Miss on Top Targets

    The time of year has come where big free-agent splashes are being made. Teams around MLB are looking to sign top talent to big contracts in hopes that these players will be the missing pieces for a successful 2015 squad...

    Alex Snyder Written by Alex Snyder about 2 days ago 2,567 reads 1 comments

  2. Why Yasmany Tomas Could Be MLB's Next Cuban Phenom

    After weeks of speculation and intrigue, Major League Baseball's next great Cuban import is here. Slugging outfielder Yasmany Tomas has agreed to a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks , according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 days ago 5,558 reads 12 comments

  3. Yasmany Tomas Signing a Bold 1st Move for D-Backs' La Russa-Stewart-Duncan Era

    The Arizona Diamondbacks ' new front-office regime has made its first significant roster move, and it is being welcomed with praise rather than the furrowed brows that were commonplace with the previous group...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 days ago 31,459 reads 32 comments

  4. Braves Re-Evaluate Plans as Tomas Signs Elsewhere

    The Braves were intrigued enough by Yasmany Tomas' power potential to send manager Fredi Gonzalez and hitting coach Kevin Seitzer to Tuesday's workout in the Dominican Republic...

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  5. MLB Teams Poised to Turn Free-Agent Losses into Big 2015 MLB Draft Gain

    Whether you love it or hate it, the implementation of the qualifying offer under Major League Baseball’s collective bargaining agreement has undeniably changed both free agency and the First-Year Player Draft...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 days ago 16,013 reads 0 comments

  6. Hoyer Seeking Improvements for Cubs' Roster

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  7. Tomas Contract Would Be Record for D-Backs

    PHOENIX -- Yasmany Tomas' six-year, $68.5 million deal will become the largest contract given to a free agent in D-backs history...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  8. Padres Shift Offseason Focus to Trade Market

    SAN DIEGO -- After trying unsuccessfully to sign free agent Pablo Sandoval to what would have been the largest contract in club history, the Padres didn't have much time or interest in licking their wounds this week...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  9. Amaro 'Not Disappointed' to See Tomas Go Elsewhere

    Yasmany Tomas, the slugging Cuban outfielder who had long been linked to the Phillies , is headed to the Arizona Diamondbacks ...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 45 reads 0 comments

  10. MLB Offseason: Ranking American League Central Teams so Far

    Even with no action between the white lines, the baseball world is a pretty interesting place. Offseason dealings, as well as ever-present rumors and speculation, are keeping fans glued to the latest developments...

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  11. Giants Tried Hard (Even in Spring) to Keep Panda; He Sought Fresh Start

    Forever it seems, the word was that the Giants offered Pablo Sandoval $40 million on a three-year deal this spring. And while that's technically true, there's much more to the story...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 2 days ago 2,665 reads 0 comments

  12. Why It'd Be Foolish to Make Blockbuster Troy Tulowitzki Trade This Winter

    For the first time in forever, the Colorado Rockies have indicated they are willing to listen on Troy Tulowitzki , as Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported earlier in the offseason...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 days ago 15,311 reads 23 comments

  13. Black Friday: Free Agents Who Could Come at Bargain Price for Pittsburgh Pirates

    As billions of dollars are spent this weekend by holiday shoppers eager to find items at discounted prices, Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington will remain hard at ...

    Ryan Gaule Written by Ryan Gaule about 3 days ago 5,891 reads 3 comments

  14. Yasmani Grandal Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Padres C

    The San Diego Padres are certainly in possession of some intriguing trade bait, but nobody figures to garner more interest this offseason than catcher Yasmani Grandal. According to Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 6,166 reads 11 comments

  15. Updated Odds for Atlanta Braves to Achieve Each of Their Offseason Goals

    Earlier this offseason, I took a look at the expected offseason goals of the Atlanta Braves and assigned odds for each of them to come to fruition. With the Hot Stove League now a month old, let's take a look at how those guesses are doing...

    Martin Gandy Written by Martin Gandy about 3 days ago 6,549 reads 9 comments

  16. Chris Davis Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Orioles Star

    Chris Davis is coming off a down season for the Baltimore Orioles that saw his numbers drop off drastically after a career year in 2013. Now, it appears at least one team may be looking into what it would cost to acquire the veteran slugger...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 27,897 reads 54 comments

  17. Royals Acquire Ryan Jackson from Dodgers

    The Dodgers announced that they have traded recently designated infielder Ryan Jackson to the Royals in exchange for cash consideration...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 144 reads 0 comments

  18. Updated Chances for Baltimore Orioles to Sign Top 4 Remaining Free-Agent Targets

    It's been nearly a month since the conclusion of the 2014 World Series and the start of free agency, and the Baltimore Orioles still have yet to make a groundbreaking move...

    Mark Cover Written by Mark Cover about 3 days ago 2,108 reads 0 comments

  19. Wrigley Field Bleachers Might Not Be Ready by Opening Day

    The Chicago Cubs are opening the 2015 season at 7:05 p.m. on ESPN2. But one of the most iconic parts of Wrigley Field might not be ready for its closeup...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 76 reads 0 comments

  20. Nationals' Prospect Fedde Cleared to Throw

    Washington Nationals ' prospect Erick Fedde tweeted out some good news. Nats' first baseman Ryan Zimmerman talked about.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 58 reads 0 comments

  21. Zimmerman: 'We've Got to Take Advantage of the Opportunity We Have Now'

    Washington isn't simply where Ryan Zimmerman has played baseball for 10 years, and will for several more.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  22. 5 Detroit Tigers Who Could Be with Different Clubs Next Season

    The Detroit Tigers are no strangers to offseason change. After a 2013 season in which the team had a tremendous shot at winning the World Series, general manager Dave Dombrowski retooled the team...

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  23. Point/Counterpoint: Who Is Biggest Threat in NL East?

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  24. Chicago White Sox: Scott Carroll Designated for Assignment

    Since the Chicago White Sox signed Adam LaRoche to the 40-man roster, a spot had to be made available on the roster for the first baseman/designated hitter.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 2 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  25. Rays Sign Ernesto Frieri, Designate Sean Rodriguez

    The Rays have signed right-hander Ernesto Frieri to a one-year, Major League contract with an $800K base salary, which allows him to earn a total of $3.15MM via performance incentives...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 163 reads 0 comments