1. Max Scherzer Unworthy of Elite Ace Money in a Plentiful Market

    Max Scherzer let it ride. He put the money on the table, along with his game and gambled with his future...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 9 hours ago 5,962 reads 8 comments

  2. Which of 2010, 2012 and 2014 San Francisco Giants Championship Teams Was Best?

    Build a time machine, set your coordinates for 2009, find the nearest Giants fan and ask him this: Quick, which one of the three recent championships was the best? After he gets ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 9 hours ago 4,035 reads 12 comments

  3. Boston Red Sox's Most Tradable Assets for the 2014-15 Offseason

    Now that the MLB season is officially over, the Boston Red Sox can start preparing for next year. The Red Sox will try to rebound from a disappointing last-place finish in 2014 and return to their World Series-winning form of 2013...

    Mark Vandeusen Written by Mark Vandeusen about 11 hours ago 2,468 reads 5 comments

  4. Tracking the Performance of the Dodgers Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    The season is now officially over, but the Los Angeles Dodgers have had their offseason plans in motion for a few weeks. The big news is obviously the hiring of Andrew Friedman , but the on-field future is currently in action...

    Seth Victor Written by Seth Victor about 13 hours ago 98 reads 0 comments

  5. Diamondbacks exercise options on Daniel Hudson, MattReynolds

    The Diamondbacks announced this evening that they have exercised club options on right-hander Daniel Hudson and left-hander Matt Reynolds for 2015...

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  6. Padres Decline Josh Johnson's Option

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 18 hours ago 11 reads 0 comments

  7. #Dbacks Exercise Club Options on Pitchers @DHuddy41 and Matt Reynolds

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 18 hours ago 6 reads 0 comments

  8. Padres Decline Option on Josh Johnson

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 18 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  9. The Best

    I missed Christy Mathewson somehow but caught almost everyone else, down the years—Lefty Grove, Carl Hubbell, Sandy Koufax, Bob Gibson, Jack Morris, Curt Schilling, Randy Johnson—but here was the best...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 19 hours ago 96 reads 0 comments

  10. Castillo Diagnosed with Strained Adductor Muscle in Thumb; May Still Play

    Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington confirmed to reporters Thursday that Rusney Castillo was indeed shut down from play.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 19 hours ago 72 reads 0 comments

  11. Tracking the Performance of Texas Rangers Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    The Arizona Fall League is underway and the Texas Rangers prospects are looking to prove their worth to the organization. The club has seven players in the league, including four pitchers and three position players...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 19 hours ago 636 reads 0 comments

  12. Orioles Exercise Options on Chen, O'Day; Decline Options on Markakis, Hundley

    The Orioles announced that they have exercised their club options on left-hander Wei-Yin Chen ($4.75MM) and right-hander Darren O'Day ($4.25MM)...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sean Jordan about 20 hours ago 54 reads 0 comments

  13. GM: MRI on Profar's Shoulder Came Back '95 Percent Clean'

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 hours ago 32 reads 0 comments

  14. Dan Haren Exercises Player Option

    Dodgers right-hander Dan Haren has exercised his $10MM player option for the 2015 season, Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times tweets...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 20 hours ago 52 reads 0 comments

  15. Koji Uehara, Red Sox Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Closer Koji Uehara will turn 40 by the start of the 2015 MLB season, but that didn't scare away the Boston Red Sox . The team announced Thursday that the reliever was re-signed to a new contract: WEEI...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 21 hours ago 6,502 reads 9 comments

  16. Red Sox Sign Uehara to Two-Year Extension

    The Red Sox announced that they have signed right-hander Koji Uehara to a two-year extension that runs through the 2016 season...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 20 reads 0 comments

  17. Brewers Exercise Yovani Gallardo's Option

    The Brewers have officially exercised their $13MM club option on right-hander Yovani Gallardo, reports MLBTR's Tim Dierkes (on Twitter)...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 5 reads 0 comments

  18. Rockies Encouraged by Growth of Resilient Ottavino

    DENVER -- The Rockies and right-handed reliever Adam Ottavino would rather not have gone through a disappointing performance in June. But the way Ottavino bounced back could be valuable information for his future...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  19. Cubs Decline 2015 Option on Fujikawa

    CHICAGO -- The Chicago Cubs declined a 2015 team option on right-handed relief pitcher Kyuji Fujikawa, the organization announced Thursday, making him a free agent...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 32 reads 0 comments

  20. Hisashi Iwakuma's Option Vests

    The Mariners announced that Hisashi Iwakuma's $7MM option has officially vested based on his on-field performance...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 27 reads 0 comments

  21. Athletics Name New Hitting Coach, Bullpen Coach

    After losing hitting coach Chili Davis to the Red Sox , the A's made the decision to promote from within.....

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 21 hours ago 26 reads 0 comments

  22. Nationals Decline 2015 Options on LaRoche, Soriano

    The Washington Nationals started to reconfigure their 2015 roster Thursday afternoon, declining contract options on both Adam LaRoche and Rafael Soriano for next season, reports Mark Zuckerman of CSNWashington...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 22 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  23. Angels Exercise Street's Option Among 3 Moves

    The Angels have announced a series of transactions (Twitter links). As expected, the team exercised its $7MM option over closer Huston Street while declining a $4.5MM option over reliever Sean Burnett...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 22 hours ago 16 reads 0 comments

  24. What Toll Will Madison Bumgarner's Heroic MVP Performance Have on His Future?

    Debate all you want where it ranks in Major League Baseball lore, but it's virtually impossible to put together a better postseason performance than the one Madison Bumgarner ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 22 hours ago 14,922 reads 44 comments

  25. A's Name Darren Bush Hitting Coach

    # Athletics name Darren Bush hitting coach, Scott Emerson bullpen coach and Marcus Jensen assistant hitting/catching coach...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 22 hours ago 10 reads 0 comments