1. MLB Waiver Wire: Players Who Can Thrive on New Teams

    As the playoffs draw near, claiming a player off of waivers stands as the best way to bolster a team’s title hopes...

    Marcel Davis Written by Marcel Davis about 8 months ago 424 reads 0 comments

  2. Is Erik Bedard or Dan Haren the Better Trade Fit for Rangers' AL West Chase?

    With starting pitcher Alexi Ogando expected to miss at least one start with an inflamed nerve in his shoulder, the Rangers ' "Plan A," according to Gerry Fraley of the Dallas Morning News , is to acquire a replacement...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 8 months ago 5,081 reads 24 comments

  3. MLB Trade Rumors: Updating All the Hottest Waiver-Trade Buzz

    As of Aug. 16, 15 major league teams either hold a playoff spot or are within 8.5 games of one and could be looking to improve their playoff chances by making a waiver-wire deal in the near future...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 8 months ago 26,860 reads 22 comments

  4. Erik Bedard's No-Hit Bid Ends After Being Relieved in 7th Inning vs. Mariners

    Houston Astros pitcher Erik Bedard had a no-hitter going in Saturday evening's game against the Seattle Mariners , but with one out in the seventh inning, manager Bo Porter decided to relieve him of his duties...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 9 months ago 43,462 reads 81 comments

  5. Dominant Would-Be Relievers Being Wasted in MLB Rotations

    A team paying a pitcher $5 million for 180-200 innings gets more value for their money than one paying the same amount for 70 innings...

    Nathan Palatsky Written by Nathan Palatsky about 11 months ago 4,683 reads 6 comments