1. J.A. Happ to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Left-hander J.A. Happ on Friday signed a three-year deal worth $36 million with the Toronto Blue Jays , according to MLB Roster Moves ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 2 months ago 24,640 reads 85 comments

  2. Brett Lawrie Traded to Chicago White Sox for Prospects

    After just one season as a member of the Oakland Athletics , infielder Brett Lawrie has been traded to the Chicago White Sox for pitchers Zack Erwin and J.B. Wendelken, according to the White Sox's official Twitter feed ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 31,104 reads 69 comments

  3. Aroldis Chapman's Value Remains Unchanged by the Craig Kimbrel Trade

    Aroldis Chapman has created quite the market for himself. Triple-digit fastballs on the regular, an ERA and FIP living below 2...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 8,194 reads 22 comments

  4. Forget Harvey or Wheeler Trade, Mets Should Go for It in 2016 with Loaded Staff

    The New York Mets have a surplus of arms, to put it mildly. They could dip into it to address their needs on offense. Or they could double down and defend their National League crown with a young, burgeoning super rotation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 29,947 reads 125 comments

  5. Dee Gordon Is Exciting Star Marlins Should Look to Extend, Build Around

    The Miami Marlins do so many things wrong that it's easy to start believing they do everything wrong. It's just not true. Look at Dee Gordon. The Marlins made a great deal last December to get him from the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 6,003 reads 28 comments

  6. Jose Bautista's Infamous ALDS Game 5 Bat Flip Is Now an Ugly Christmas Sweater

    Jose Bautista 's infamous bat flip has been immortalized in the form of an ugly Christmas sweater. Bautista's flip followed his go-ahead three-run homer in Game 5 of the American ...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 2 months ago 25,090 reads 34 comments

  7. Yankees Need to Find a Middle Ground in Plan to Build a Title Contender

    A few years back, a general manager of a limited-budget team shook his head while talking about the New York Yankees . "Sometimes it seems like they're trying to operate like us," he said...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 23,779 reads 78 comments

  8. Jason Heyward Would Transform the Angels into a Defensive Juggernaut

    If the Kansas City Royals taught the world anything in going to the World Series in 2014 and winning the Commissioner's Trophy in 2015, it's that defense matters. Like, a lot. Apparently, the Los Angeles Angels were paying very close attention...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 20,175 reads 43 comments

  9. Marcell Ozuna Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Marlins OF's Future

    The Miami Marlins are reportedly considering trading Marcell Ozuna. However, the team says it isn't eager to move its budding star. Continue for updates. Hill Comments on Osuna Trade Rumors Thursday, Dec...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 24,339 reads 55 comments

  10. Geovany Soto to Angels: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Catchers generally get plenty of chances to prove themselves in Major League Baseball, and veteran backstop Geovany Soto now has a new lease on life after agreeing to a deal with the Los Angeles Angels in free agency...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 months ago 10,405 reads 9 comments

  11. Tommy Kahnle to White Sox for Yency Almonte: Trade Details, Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox and Colorado Rockies pulled off a minor trade on Tuesday, with reliever Tommy Kahnle going to the White Sox in exchange for minor league right-hander Yency Almonte...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 7,746 reads 3 comments

  12. Zack Greinke Should Chain Himself to Clayton Kershaw for Rest of His Prime

    Opting out didn't surprise anybody. Not the Los Angeles Dodgers decision-makers, not the team's fans, not the media that covers the organization and entire industry, not the man’s teammates and not rival teams...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 3 months ago 29,206 reads 75 comments

  13. Is Jose Fernandez Worth a Farm-Crippling Megatrade?

    Hey, you there. Unnamed general manager. Word is you're interested in a blockbuster trade for Jose Fernandez . Well, good luck convincing the Miami Marlins to do it. But if you can...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 30,163 reads 134 comments

  14. Robinson Cano Is Still Good, but His $240M Megadeal Is Becoming an Albatross

    From the sound of things, you'd think Robinson Cano is the worst baseball player, the biggest whiner and the most despicable human being ever. In reality, he's not that bad of a guy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 497,170 reads 73 comments

  15. Dee Gordon, Marlins Agree to Contract Extension

    The Miami Marlins and Dee Gordon have an "agreement in principle" for a five-year extension worth $50M, with a $14M vesting option for a sixth year, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 3 months ago 26,657 reads 58 comments

  16. Chris Iannetta to Mariners: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners announced on Monday they have signed veteran catcher Chris Iannetta to a one-year deal. Contract terms weren’t disclosed, though Greg Johns of MLB ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 5,629 reads 9 comments

  17. Dave Roberts Is Solid, Likable Choice to Manage Dodgers over the October Hump

    In Game 4 of the 2004 American League Championship Series, Dave Roberts entered as a pinch runner in the bottom of the ninth inning and stole arguably the biggest base in Boston Red Sox history...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 26,780 reads 36 comments

  18. Dave Roberts to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have found their next manager. The franchise named Roberts as manager on Nov. 23, a day after Dylan Hernandez, Bill Plaschke and Bill Shaikin of the Los Angeles Times first reported the decision...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 53,819 reads 69 comments

  19. 7-Year-Old Australian Kid Sings National Anthem with Hiccups at Baseball Match

    It must surely go down as one of the greatest national anthem renditions in history. Seven-year-old Ethan Hall was given the honour of singing the national anthem ahead of the Australian ...

    Mark Bollons Written by Mark Bollons about 3 months ago 8,984 reads 18 comments

  20. Cardinals Desperately Need Power, but Chris Davis Is Too Much of a Risk

    The St. Louis Cardinals had many good things going for them in 2015, but power was not one of them. As such, you can't blame them for having eyes on the best power hitter money can buy...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 19,579 reads 37 comments

  21. Adam Lind Reportedly Traded to Seattle Mariners

    Coming off a 94-loss season and needing to build their team from the bottom up, the Milwaukee Brewers have reportedly traded first baseman Adam Lind to the Seattle Mariners ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 17,946 reads 29 comments

  22. Johnny Cueto Would Return to No-Doubt Ace Status in AT&T Park

    We spend a lot of time early in the free-agent season discussing good fits and where players would like to go. And then it still almost always comes down to which team offers the most money...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 18,556 reads 45 comments

  23. Tyson Ross Is the Overlooked Ace of the 2015-16 MLB Offseason

    Good morning/afternoon/evening, MLB offseason shoppers. While you're browsing the ace section — ogling a Zack Greinke , drooling over a David Price, maybe checking the ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 months ago 19,576 reads 25 comments

  24. Andy Van Slyke Claims 'Highest-Paid Player' on Dodgers Wants Yasiel Puig Traded

    At times, it appears as though the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse is full of egos running amok, full of tension between players that has prevented the team from achieving greater success on the field...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 3 months ago 30,913 reads 28 comments

  25. Josh Donaldson Proves You Can Still Trade for an MVP in Moneyball Era

    Josh Donaldson had to work just to get to the big leagues. Alex Anthopoulos really had to work to get Josh Donaldson to Toronto. If nothing else, the story of the American League 's 2015 Most Valuable Player is the story of persistence...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 25,043 reads 49 comments