1. World Series Champion Cubs Reveal Date for White House Visit

    The Chicago Cubs will be the last team to visit President Barack Obama in the White House before he leaves office on Jan. 20...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 14,392 reads 32 comments

  2. Predicting New York Yankees Depth Charts a Month Ahead of Spring Training

    The New York Yankees remain a team in flux, heading into spring training with a roster that could contend—or fall short of the playoffs for the fourth time in the past five years...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 9,344 reads 18 comments

  3. Predicting Boston Red Sox Depth Charts a Month Ahead of Spring Training

    The Boston Red Sox will roll into spring training with one of the best rosters in the league. That was assured when they went on a shopping spree during the winter meetings...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 6,798 reads 8 comments

  4. Colby Rasmus to Rays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Rays confirmed on Monday they inked veteran outfielder Colby Rasmus to a one-year contract. FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman first reported the deal on Jan...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 4,292 reads 8 comments

  5. Max Scherzer Injury: Nationals SP Suffers Stress Fracture in Knuckle

    Max Scherzer has been one of the most dominant pitchers in baseball over the last five years, but the Washington Nationals ace is on the mend after suffering a stress fracture ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 3,439 reads 3 comments

  6. What Carlos Correa Must Do to Reach Superstar Offensive Potential in 2017

    The Houston Astros may have disappointed in 2016 after their big coming-out party in 2015, but don't worry. They could be a juggernaut in 2017 if everything goes right. That entails a lot of things, of course...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 8,071 reads 14 comments

  7. Jordy Mercer Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Pirates

    The Pittsburgh Pirates "had preliminary discussions about a contract extension" with shortstop Jordy Mercer, per Rob Biertempfel of the Tribune-Review. Continue for updates. Deal Isn't 'Imminent' Sunday, Jan...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 1,169 reads 1 comments

  8. Jarrod Dyson to Mariners for Nathan Karns: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners made a move to upgrade their outfield Friday when they acquired Jarrod Dyson from the Kansas City Royals in exchange for right-handed pitcher Nathan Karns, according to the News Tribune 's Bob Dutton ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 14,970 reads 34 comments

  9. Edwin Encarnacion to Indians: Takeaways from DH's Introductory Press Conference

    The Cleveland Indians officially introduced prized free-agent signing Edwin Encarnacion on Thursday. Paul Hoynes of Cleveland...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 5,100 reads 8 comments

  10. Chad Bettis Declared Cancer-Free After November Surgery

    Colorado Rockies pitcher Chad Bettis has been declared cancer-free after a November surgery removed a malignant testicle. "I'm feeling great. Got an early Christmas present. Doctor said I was cancer-free...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 1 month ago 185 reads 0 comments

  11. New York Mets' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post New Year

    Nobody's going to criticize the New York Mets for re-signing Yoenis Cespedes to a four-year, $110 million deal. Despite already having a full complement of outfielders under contract, Cespedes is unquestionably the key piece of the team's offense...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 15,142 reads 21 comments

  12. Diamondbacks File Suit Over Stadium Repairs: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Arizona Diamondbacks announced Tuesday the organization filed a lawsuit against the Maricopa County Stadium District over money for capital repairs of Chase Field. Steve Gilbert of MLB ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 3,939 reads 3 comments

  13. Los Angeles Dodgers' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post-New Year

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have spent the offseason getting the band back together, re-signing closer Kenley Jansen, left-hander Rich Hill and third baseman Justin Turner. There's nothing wrong with that...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 14,860 reads 16 comments

  14. Rajai Davis to A's: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Outfielder Rajai Davis signed with the Oakland Athletics on Tuesday. Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports first reported Davis' one-year deal worth $6 million from the A's...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 1 month ago 6,951 reads 24 comments

  15. Drew Storen to Reds: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Cincinnati Reds reached an agreement Tuesday with veteran relief pitcher Drew Storen on a contract for 2017. The Reds officially announced Storen signed a one-year deal on Twitter...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 1 month ago 3,803 reads 3 comments

  16. Chicago Cubs' Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post New Year

    Fresh off a long-awaited World Series title and with a young core that rivals any in baseball, the Chicago Cubs entered the offseason with a fairly short to-do list...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 22,249 reads 15 comments

  17. Boston Red Sox's Top Free-Agent, Trade Targets Post-New Year

    With 2017 officially here and spring training just around the corner, the Boston Red Sox have the luxury of already having checked the big boxes on their offseason to-do list...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 12,803 reads 9 comments

  18. Andrew Benintendi Poised to Become MLB's Next Rookie Superstar

    This winter, most Boston Red Sox -related headlines have focused on prospects on their way out of town. Most notably, the Red Sox shipped a gaggle of young talent to the Chicago ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 28,448 reads 32 comments

  19. New York Yankees' Top Free Agent, Trade Targets Post New Year

    The calendar may have flipped to 2017, but we're still a couple of cold months away from baseball. That's actually good news (hear me out) for many MLB clubs with unfinished items on their to-do lists...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 22,890 reads 25 comments

  20. Rockies' Nolan Arenado Live-Streams Family Whiffle Ball Game

    Colorado Rockies All-Star Nolan Arenado can celebrate a successful 2016, during which he hit .294/.362/.570 with 41 home runs and won his fourth straight National League Gold Glove Award...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 1 month ago 5,311 reads 0 comments

  21. How Good Can Cubs Offense Be If Jason Heyward Returns from Dead in 2017?

    Last winter, the Chicago Cubs signed Jason Heyward to an eight-year, $184 million contract. Less than 11 months later, they won their first World Series since the Teddy Roosevelt administration...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 19,202 reads 50 comments

  22. Is Andrew McCutchen the Right Win-Now Splash for Mets' World Series Chase?

    Starting in center field for the New York Mets ... Andrew McCutchen . Your reaction to that sentence —assuming you're a Mets fan — likely depends on your feelings about risk versus reward...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 49,497 reads 31 comments

  23. Ben Revere to Angels: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Angels have added free agent Ben Revere to their outfield mix for 2017. ESPN's Buster Olney and the Los Angeles Times ' Mike DiGiovanna reported Revere's agreement with the Angels...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 10,646 reads 10 comments

  24. Ender Inciarte, Braves Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves and outfielder Ender Inciarte agreed to a five-year, $30.5 million extension Friday that carries a club option for a sixth year...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 months ago 1,800 reads 2 comments

  25. With Ivan Nova Back, Pirates Should Go All-In on Big 3 with Jose Quintana Splash

    Offseason plans can change in a hurry. Just ask the Pittsburgh Pirates . At the winter meetings, there were rumblings the Pirates were sellers. Specifically, they were shopping center fielder and former franchise cornerstone Andrew McCutchen...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 11,099 reads 25 comments