1. Mets' Bartolo Colon Proves He's Grinding Hard for New Season with Workout Video

    The new year may have just kicked off, but Bartolo Colon wasted no time jumping in. The right-hander is already working to make the most of the $7.25 million deal the New York Mets struck with him to bring him back for one more season...

    Katie Richcreek Written by Katie Richcreek about 1 month ago 24,296 reads 27 comments

  2. Will Chapman-Miller-Betances Trio Really Mask Yankees' Other Weaknesses?

    For most of the last two years, the New York Yankees specialized in acquisitions that were anything but flashy. Many were useful and some were surprisingly good, but none of them screamed, "Look at us!" Trading for Aroldis Chapman did...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 20,711 reads 121 comments

  3. Kenta Maeda to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After losing Zack Greinke via free agency, the Los Angeles Dodgers made a move to bolster their pitching staff, as they agreed to a deal with Japanese starting pitcher Kenta Maeda...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 61,357 reads 200 comments

  4. Scott Kazmir Fills a Need, but Won't Turn Tide of Dodgers' Disappointing Winter

    Scott Kazmir is nice. Quite fine, even. But Scott Kazmir is not enough to fix what is becoming a more uninspiring offseason by the day for the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 22,029 reads 83 comments

  5. Is Jurickson Profar, Former No. 1 Overall MLB Prospect, Worth the Trade Gamble?

    It's not uncommon for a player to go from being a top prospect to being trade bait in a matter of years. That sort of thing happens all the time. But Jurickson Profar? He's a different story...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 39,570 reads 42 comments

  6. How Jose Fernandez Blockbuster Could Happen Without Crippling Dodgers' Farm

    First, let's get this out of the way: Jose Fernandez won't come cheap, if he comes at all. The Miami Marlins are under no obligation to trade the 23-year-old budding ace. And if they do, they'll demand a king's ransom...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 61,411 reads 116 comments

  7. Frank Malzone, Former Red Sox Star, Dies at Age 85

    Former MLB third baseman Frank Malzone, who made six All-Star teams with the Boston Red Sox , died Tuesday. He was 85. The Red Sox confirmed Malzone's death on their Twitter feed...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 6,304 reads 6 comments

  8. Time Is Now for Angels to Aggressively Maximize Mike Trout's Historic Prime

    The Los Angeles Angels probably don't need to be told this, but they should feel blessed to have Mike Trout . He's been a regular since 2012—a historically awesome regular since 2012...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 14,896 reads 58 comments

  9. Yankees' Aroldis Chapman Deal Opens Door to Epic Bullpen or Bigger Winter

    What? Did you think the New York Yankees were going to steer clear of star players all winter? Guess again, friend. The Yankees have gone and acquired a rather big star...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 77,556 reads 233 comments

  10. Aroldis Chapman to Yankees: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    At one point, closer Aroldis Chapman appeared destined for the Los Angeles Dodgers . Investigations into an alleged domestic violence incident, however, squashed those plans and forced the Cincinnati Reds to pivot...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 186,123 reads 348 comments

  11. Giants Can Perfect All-in Winter by Adding Yoenis Cespedes or Carlos Gonzalez

    The San Francisco Giants plunged into the offseason with two clear and pressing needs: upgrades in the starting rotation and reinforcements in the outfield. The signings of Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto equal mission accomplished on item one...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 42,311 reads 143 comments

  12. Daniel Murphy to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Infielder Daniel Murphy agreed to a three-year deal with the Washington Nationals on Wednesday, per the team's official Twitter account . William Ladson of MLB .com reported the team will hold a press conference on Thursday at 12:15 p...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 47,023 reads 147 comments

  13. Carlos Sierra to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Houston Astros have outraced the competition to land Carlos Sierra. Jesse Sanchez of MLB .com reported the Cuban flamethrower has agreed to sign with Houston, though terms of the deal have not been disclosed...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 22,099 reads 25 comments

  14. Phillies Rebuild Finally Transitioning from Lost Cause to Genuine Hope

    Being blinded by the captivating sunset and completely overlooking the edge of the oncoming cliff leads to an obvious outcome. That is what happened to the Philadelphia Phillies over the last four seasons...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 18,066 reads 31 comments

  15. How the LA Dodgers Can Still Build a 2016 Powerhouse After January 1

    Try as they might, the Los Angeles Dodgers haven't made much noise this winter. They've committed only blunders instead, making for a rough finish to Major League Baseball's 2015 season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 28,557 reads 98 comments

  16. Mets' Miserly Offseason Leaves Sobering Reality After Magical World Series Run

    Euphoria lasts only so long. The giddiness and amazement that existed with the New York Mets ' fall wonderland was pure bliss for a franchise that had for too long operated without a semblance of a care for on-field winning...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 62,665 reads 160 comments

  17. Zach Walters Injury: Updates on Indians IF's Status After Car Accident

    Cleveland Indians infielder Zach Walters was involved in a car accident that required a hospital visit but is expected to be OK. Continue for updates. Indians' Statement on Walters Wednesday, Dec...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 2,245 reads 0 comments

  18. John Jaso to Pirates: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Pittsburgh Pirates announced on Wednesday that they have signed first baseman/outfielder John Jaso to a two-year contract. At 32 years old, Jaso hit ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 12,038 reads 29 comments

  19. Carlos Gonzalez to New York Mets Would Be Flashy, but Wrong, Trade Splash

    What the New York Mets really needed this Christmas week was a center fielder who could also hit in the middle of the lineup. What they got was Alejandro De Aza...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 31,528 reads 50 comments

  20. Jackie Robinson Statue to Be Featured at Dodger Stadium in 2016

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Tuesday they're set to unveil a statue of Jackie Robinson outside Dodger Stadium in 2016. According to Ken Gurnick of MLB ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 7,017 reads 17 comments

  21. Mike Leake Is Just What the Doctor Ordered for Cardinals' Ailing Rotation

    After a season in which their starting rotation led Major League Baseball with a 2.99 ERA, you'd think a starting pitcher would be the last thing the St. Louis Cardinals would need this winter...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 15,541 reads 76 comments

  22. Alejandro De Aza to Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Mets have bolstered their outfield depth for next season as they announced a one-year deal with Alejandro De Aza ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 21,534 reads 114 comments

  23. Mike Leake to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the second time in less than a year, Mike Leake has found a new home, agreeing to terms with the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 33,632 reads 160 comments

  24. Venezuelan Baseball Player Hits Walk-Off Grand Slam, Flips Bat into Low Orbit

    I'm confident that somewhere, Jose Bautista's nose tingled as the ball came off Jesus Guzman's bat. Because Guzman, a former MLBer playing for Leones del Caracas in the Venezuelan ...

    Dan Carson Written by Dan Carson about 1 month ago 11,575 reads 25 comments

  25. Are Yankees Setting Stage for Colossal Spending in Historic 2018 Free Agency?

    Are you sitting there wondering why the New York Yankees haven't seemed interested in building for 2016 this winter? Here's a potential spoiler: It might be because they have their eyes on what's coming after 2018...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 71,857 reads 164 comments