1. Ben Zobrist Trade Transforms A's from Winter Enigma to AL West Threat

    The Oakland A’s have planned to contend in 2015 all along. While they were dumping All-Stars and stockpiling younger talent over the last two months, they were still planning on making their now-annual run at the top of their division...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 16 days ago 38,119 reads 144 comments

  2. Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar Traded to A's for John Jaso and Daniel Robertson

    The Oakland Athletics' impressive roster overhaul continued Saturday, as they announced a trade to acquire Ben Zobrist and Yunel Escobar from the Tampa ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 16 days ago 47,074 reads 73 comments

  3. One More Key Piece Can Legitimize These World Series Hopefuls

    Well over two months have peeled off Major League Baseball’s offseason calendar, a hot-stove season that has been as active and stunning as any in recent memory. Yet, it is not finished...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 17 days ago 6,415 reads 29 comments

  4. 3 Missing Pieces the Washington Nationals Could Still Land This Winter

    The Washington Nationals have been maddeningly patient this winter, but the team still has a few months to let its fans stew and a short list of pieces that could fill its only visible hole: second base...

    Danny Garrison Written by Danny Garrison about 20 days ago 3,430 reads 4 comments

  5. MLB Trade Rumors: Analyzing Dan Haren, Ben Zobrist Rumblings

    The majority of the offseason's most valuable trade chips have already been dealt, but there are still a few coveted veterans who could be on the move before the start of spring training in February...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 21 days ago 17,940 reads 3 comments

  6. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 9

    With 2014 now over and 2015 just beginning, Major League Baseball is two full months into what has been an incredibly active offseason...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 25 days ago 38,914 reads 14 comments

  7. Asdrubal Cabrera-Rays Deal Positions Ben Zobrist to Become Hot Trade Target

    The Ben Zobrist bidding got a lot hotter Tuesday, and finding teams not interested in trading for the versatile veteran is a lot easier than determining who wants him...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 27 days ago 33,195 reads 64 comments

  8. Ben Zobrist Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Rays Star

    The Tampa Bay Rays have traded super utility star Ben Zobrist to the Oakland A's. Continue for updates. Zobrist Reportedly Traded to A's Saturday, Dec...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 27 days ago 29,331 reads 36 comments

  9. MLB Trade Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Ben Zobrist, Nick Swisher and More

    There's usually a lull in the MLB offseason during the holidays, but expect the peace and quiet to come to an end once the calendar turns to 2015. There's still wheeling and dealing to be done...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 28 days ago 7,956 reads 0 comments