1. Cora on Castillo: 'He's Not a Prima Donna'

    Alex Cora, who played 14 seasons in the big leagues, including four with the Red Sox , on Wednesday gave a strong endorsement to Rusney Castillo, the Cuban outfielder who is playing ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  2. New York Yankees No Longer America's Most Valuable Pro Sports Franchise

    The Yankees , all $2.5 billion of them, are no longer the wealthiest professional sports franchise in America.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  3. Giants' AT&T Park Is Perfect Place for Jake Peavy to Succeed in Career Twilight

    Since the day AT&T Park was officially open for business, the San Francisco Giants have been an attractive destination for pitchers because the stadium plays as one of the most pitcher-friendly parks in all of baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 10,548 reads 12 comments

  4. Troy Tulowitzki Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rockies SS

    Troy Tulowitzki is one of baseball's most talented infielders. Yet with the shortstop locked into a massive contract for several more years and injury issues plaguing him in recent ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 days ago 54,456 reads 83 comments

  5. Rockies Are Still Talking Tulo, and the Mets Are One Team Listening

    The Mets and Rockies have been quietly discussing a potential Troy Tulowitzki blockbuster for weeks, though it isn't known yet whether New York have a decent chance to complete such a deal...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 10 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  6. Dodgers' Vin Scully Loses One Golden Ring in Holiday Loop Around Costco

    Vin Scully can find his way into our hearts even during the gloomiest winter afternoons, as he proved again Thursday when he unwittingly starred in his own holiday movie...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 10 days ago 281 reads 0 comments

  7. Reassessing the Cincinnati Reds' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty finally made a significant play on the last day of the winter meetings, flipping Alfredo Simon for two of Detroit 's top-10 prospects before swapping Mat Latos for two promising young talents from Miami...

    Tyler Grote Written by Tyler Grote about 10 days ago 2,512 reads 3 comments

  8. Jake Peavy to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After bouncing from coast to coast in less than a year, Jake Peavy has decided to stay put in the National League West Division, as the former Cy Young winner has reportedly agreed to a contract with the San Francisco Giants ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 10 days ago 18,169 reads 56 comments

  9. Editorial: St. Petersburg's Minor League City Council

    The St. Petersburg City Council succumbed to fear, parochialism and short-sighted thinking Thursday by rejecting a fair agreement to let the Tampa Bay Rays look for new stadium sites in both Pinellas and Hillsborough counties...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 10 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  10. Max Scherzer Is the Splash San Francisco Giants Need to Salvage Offseason

    Somewhere in a quiet corner of AT&T Park, San Francisco Giants general manager Brian Sabean pushes the record button on an R-2 unit and says, "Help us, Max Scherzer . You're our only hope...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 23,490 reads 64 comments

  11. 3 Available Players Still Within Reach of the New York Mets

    The holiday season is here and the Mets are still in the midst of the current offseason. Not too many moves really need to be made at this point generally speaking, but that does ...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 10 days ago 6,101 reads 0 comments

  12. Marlins Owner Jeffrey Loria Did Not Sucker Giancarlo Stanton into Losing Future

    Boxing promoters, politicians, televangelists draped in gaudy jewelry, Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria. You take everything these people say, especially the promises, with a dump truck’s load of skepticism...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 10 days ago 7,373 reads 7 comments

  13. A's trade Norris for 2 pitchers

    Oakland 's winter of trading away All-Stars knows no end — catcher Derek Norris has become the latest to depart.....

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 10 days ago 198 reads 0 comments

  14. Flurry of Offseason Moves Positions Padres as Sleepers in the NL West

    The San Diego Padres share a division with the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers , the biggest-spending club in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 10 days ago 9,962 reads 33 comments

  15. Billy Beane Continues to Sell High on A's 2014 All-Stars with Derek Norris Deal

    And so the Oakland Athletics tear-down continues. General manager Billy Beane made yet another trade Thursday evening, sending All-Star catcher Derek Norris to California neighbors, ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 days ago 15,841 reads 51 comments

  16. 3 Available Players Still Within Reach of the Los Angeles Dodgers

    Andrew Friedman and Farhan Zaidi are not done yet. The duo in charge of the new Los Angeles Dodgers ’ front office has had a busy week, but the roster is still not quite settled...

    Seth Victor Written by Seth Victor about 10 days ago 21,015 reads 10 comments

  17. Exec Lauds Norris Deal for A's: 'Got Legit Arms'

    Big-league exec tells me he likes the Norris trade for # Athletics . "Sold high, got two legit arms in return...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  18. Lester: Would've 'Very Difficult' to Turn Down 5-Yr/$120M Offer from Red Sox

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  19. Mariners Sign Mark Lowe

    The Mariners announced Thursday that they signed reliever Mark Lowe to a minor league contract with an invitation to spring training...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 10 days ago 594 reads 0 comments

  20. Q&A: Fredi on Braves' Offseason Moves, Future, Etc.

    SAN DIEGO – Every big-league manager does a 30-minute interview with the media during baseball's Winter Meetings, two managers at a time, on different sides of the spacious media work room...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 316 reads 0 comments

  21. Path to the playoffs: NL Central

    For many, baseball is more exciting than ever. The sport has appeared to reach a level of parity never seen before. Just look at some of the early returns this offseason. Basically, every team is "going for it...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 2,300 reads 0 comments

  22. Josh Johnson, Padres Nearing One-Year Deal

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 days ago 161 reads 0 comments

  23. Report: Padres 'On the Verge' of Re-Signing Johnson

    Sources: Josh Johnson on the verge of a one-year deal with San Diego . Still hammering out final details. Big incentives for games started...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  24. Path to the playoffs: AL East

    Welcome to everyone's favorite division -- or least favorite, depending on your opinion of the Yankees and Red Sox . In the past five years, four different teams have won the division...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 2,628 reads 0 comments

  25. Path to the playoffs: AL Central

    Buster Olney just wrote that the American League Central may be the best division in baseball. Does the division still belong to Detroit? Or is this the year the Tigers finally get caught? Here's the path to the playoffs for the AL Central teams...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 10 days ago 1,518 reads 0 comments