1. Jeremy Hellickson Accepts Phillies' Qualifying Offer: Contract Details, Reaction

    After having his best season while with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2016, Jeremy Hellickson has decided to extend that partnership by accepting the team's $17.2 million qualifying offer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 4,657 reads 13 comments

  2. Gary Sanchez B/R Q&A: 'I Didn't Even Believe What Was Happening'

    To say New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez had a good rookie year is an understatement of Ruthian proportions. And yes, we just invoked the Bambino . Sanchez is 694 home runs shy of Babe Ruth on the all-time list...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 16,329 reads 23 comments

  3. Blue Jays Show Signs They're Moving on from Jose Bautista-Edwin Encarnacion Era

    Edwin Encarnacion and Jose Bautista are free agents with qualifying offers from the Toronto Blue Jays sitting in front of them...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 18,315 reads 25 comments

  4. Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey Aim to Accelerate Braves' Promising Rebuild

    Bartolo Colon was a 20-year-old kid in 1994, already a promising prospect but too young and raw to help a Cleveland Indians team that was ready to win...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 17,237 reads 13 comments

  5. Cubs Fan Mabel Ball Dies at Age 108

    Mabel Ball — the 108-year-old Chicago Cubs fan who lived for the full length of the team's World Series drought before it was snapped earlier this month —died Tuesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 94,954 reads 8 comments

  6. Lourdes Gurriel to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays have reportedly signed Cuban prospect Lourdes Gurriel Jr. to a multiyear contract. MLB .com's Jesse Sanchez first reported the utility man agreed to a deal with the Blue Jays on Friday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 24,510 reads 47 comments

  7. Craig Counsell, Brewers Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    After two seasons at the helm, manager Craig Counsell agreed to terms on a three-year contract extension through 2020 with the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday. The team announced the move ahead of what would have been the final year on his deal...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 2,761 reads 3 comments

  8. Bartolo Colon to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Bartolo Colon will pitch again in 2017 after the Atlanta Braves reportedly signed him to a free-agent contract Friday. Mark Bowman of MLB .com first reported word of the agreement...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 19,385 reads 54 comments

  9. Sonny Gray Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Athletics SP

    Following a disappointing 2016 campaign, the Oakland Athletics are reportedly willing to listen to offers for starting pitcher Sonny Gray . Continue for updates. Latest on Gray's Future with Athletics Friday, Nov...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 months ago 4,128 reads 8 comments

  10. Giants Should Sign 2 of Chapman, Jansen and Melancon to Chase 2017 Title

    The San Francisco Giants need to bolster their bullpen. The Giants know it. Every other team knows it. Your second cousin who's wrapped up in the election and doesn't really follow baseball knows it...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 17,996 reads 43 comments

  11. Sonny Gray Is the Wild Card of the MLB Offseason's Ace Trade Market

    Remember when Sonny Gray seemed to have one foot in an Oakland A's uniform and one foot on the trading block? Those were interesting times. Now they may be ready for a comeback...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 12,632 reads 28 comments

  12. Ian Kinsler Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Tigers 2B

    As the Detroit Tigers start to retool their aging roster and build for the future, second baseman Ian Kinsler has emerged as an attractive piece to offer in trade talks. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 29,874 reads 50 comments

  13. J.D. Martinez Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Tigers OF

    Detroit Tigers outfielder J.D. Martinez has become the subject of trade rumors this offseason as the club is trying to retool for a postseason run in 2017. Continue for updates...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 27,429 reads 42 comments

  14. Brian McCann Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Yankees C

    New York Yankees catcher and designated hitter Brian McCann has continued to be the subject of trade rumors this offseason. Continue for updates. Yankees Deny That Trade for McCann is "Imminent" Thursday, Nov...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 1,033 reads 0 comments

  15. R.A. Dickey to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran pitcher R.A. Dickey signed a one-year deal with the Atlanta Braves on Thursday. The team announced the move and added there is also a club option for the 2018 season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 15,434 reads 13 comments

  16. Todd Frazier Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding White Sox 3B

    The Chicago White Sox are reportedly listening to trade inquiries for third baseman Todd Frazier as part of what could be a busy offseason for the organization. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 13,493 reads 9 comments

  17. What Is Mets' Backup Plan to Save Offense If Yoenis Cespedes Leaves NY?

    To get Yoenis Cespedes in 2015, the New York Mets had to give up the guy who will probably be the American League 's Rookie of the Year (Michael Fulmer)...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 7,382 reads 5 comments

  18. Dodgers Need Chris Sale, Have Ammunition to Get Blockbuster Done

    The Los Angeles Dodgers need another ace. They have a deep farm system. And the free-agent starting pitching cupboard is basically bare . Add those disparate facts up and what do you get? Possibly Chris Sale plying his trade in Southern California...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 42,019 reads 80 comments

  19. Miguel Cabrera Would Transform Astros into an AL Power

    Houston, we have a rumor. You want details? Here you go, courtesy of MLB Network's Jon Morosi : Let's unpack the particulars. First, the Houston Astros are planning to increase payroll...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 27,758 reads 47 comments

  20. Chicago Cubs Fan Honors World Series Win with Wrigley Marquee Tattoo on Head

    At least one Chicago Cubs fan plans to celebrate his team winning the 2016 World Series as long as he lives. Per Darren Rovell of ESPN, Ricky Rainey commemorated the Cubs' victory over the Cleveland Indians with a tattoo on his head...

    Zac Wassink Written by Zac Wassink about 2 months ago 14,094 reads 7 comments

  21. Andrew Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Indians RP

    With the Cleveland Indians looking to get over the World Series hump in 2017, trading star reliever Andrew Miller could make their task more difficult. Continue for updates...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 17,437 reads 43 comments

  22. Andrew Bailey Re-Signs with Angels: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Andrew Bailey was an All-Star closer early in his career, and the Los Angeles Angels hope he can become a bullpen force once again after re-signing him to a new contract...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 months ago 2,624 reads 0 comments

  23. Rangers Stadium Deal Passed by Arlington Voters: Latest Comments, Reaction

    Voters in Arlington, Texas, overwhelmingly approved a proposition to help fund a new $1 billion stadium for the Texas Rangers , which will keep the organization in the city through at least 2053...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 3,027 reads 8 comments

  24. Buster Posey Adds Final Missing Piece to MLB Legacy with Gold Glove Award

    Buster Posey didn't need to pad his resume. At age 29, the San Francisco Giants catcher has already won a Rookie of the Year trophy, a batting title, three Silver Sluggers, a National League MVP and three championship rings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 19,641 reads 35 comments

  25. Justin Turner Reportedly Re-Signs with Los Angeles Dodgers

    Free agent Justin Turner is coming off three solid seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers and has reportedly decided to stay with the team. Continue for updates. Turner's New Contract Details Revealed Tuesday, Dec...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 months ago 49,713 reads 61 comments