1. Finding Trade Partners for MLB's Bloated Superstar Contracts on the Block

    Finding logical trade destinations for notorious underachievers like Hanley Ramirez and Matt Kemp is no enviable task. Once upon a time, Ramirez and Kemp were mashing together in the heart of the order for the Los Angeles Dodgers...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 2 months ago 27,282 reads 25 comments

  2. James Shields Is Going from Bad Contract to Potential Coveted Trade Piece

    James Shields ’ downward trend started two Octobers ago. During the 2014 Kansas City Royals playoff run, Shields, the supposed ace of the staff, had a 6.12 ERA in 25 innings...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 months ago 13,612 reads 24 comments

  3. MLB Rumors: Top Trade Rumors Ahead of 2015 Winter Meetings

    The 2015 Major League Baseball winter meetings have yet to start, but it's already obvious that this will be one of the craziest and least predictable offseasons in years...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 6,481 reads 0 comments

  4. James Shields Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Padres SP

    The San Diego Padres are reportedly looking to trade starting pitcher James Shields just one season after signing him to a major free-agent contract. Continue for updates. Padres Testing Waters on Shields Ahead of Winter Meetings Thursday, Dec...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 23,810 reads 91 comments

  5. MLB Waiver Wire: Players Any Team Would Be Lucky to Have

    The Aug. 31 Major League Baseball waiver trade deadline is less than a week away, but teams prepping for their playoff push still have time to land a player that could help with that...

    John Lund Written by John Lund about 6 months ago 275 reads 0 comments

  6. James Shields Is Rare Game-Changer Up for Grabs in August Trade Market

    The San Diego Padres ' dreams faded rather quickly this summer. The offseason was an incredibly aggressive one for first-year general manager A.J...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 6 months ago 17,453 reads 28 comments

  7. 10 MLB Stars Most Likely to Be Traded This Offseason

    The speculation just never ends for the likes of Carlos Gonzalez and James Shields. Both standouts survived the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline and have so far survived the August ...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 6 months ago 37,180 reads 43 comments

  8. 6 Predictions for the 2015 MLB Waiver-Trade Window

    The days leading up to the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline are consistently some of the most exciting Major League Baseball has to offer, and this year did not disappoint...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 6 months ago 34,124 reads 22 comments

  9. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Latest Week 17 News, Rumors and Speculation

    The MLB non-waiver trade deadline is officially in the rearview mirror, but that doesn't mean that big leaguers like James Shields are off the market just yet...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 6 months ago 17,371 reads 11 comments

  10. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on James Shields, Yovani Gallardo and More

    The Major League Baseball non-waiver trade deadline is quickly approaching. Aces are flying out of town, but the San Diego Padres' James Shields and Texas Rangers' Yovani Gallardo haven't been moved as of yet...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 7 months ago 5,765 reads 0 comments

  11. Predicting MLB Stars on the Block Who Won't Get Traded by July 31

    For MLB stars like David Price and Yasiel Puig, this is the week of the year when a single text from an agent or a single call from a general manager can change everything...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 7 months ago 19,116 reads 29 comments

  12. James Shields Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Padres P

    The San Diego Padres faced an uphill battle to acquire fair market value for James Shields heading into the trade deadline, which passed on July 31. His contract is a major hurdle in any talks with other teams, and he cleared waivers as a result...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 7 months ago 23,844 reads 47 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: Analyzing Buzz on James Shields, Jeff Samardzija and More

    With buyers and sellers on the dance floor called the MLB trade deadline, which strikes at July 31 at 4 p.m. ET, the realm of MLB trade rumors fresh off the mill continues to heat up...

    Chris Roling Written by Chris Roling about 7 months ago 3,125 reads 1 comments

  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on Teams Expected to Sell at the Trade Deadline

    The 2015 MLB trade deadline is just around the corner, and the first domino could fall at any point. Last year, we had to wait several days for the first true blockbuster—the ...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 7 months ago 3,810 reads 1 comments

  15. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz on Possible Johnny Cueto, James Shields Trades and More

    The MLB All-Star Game has come and gone, as it does every season, which can mean only one thing: Time to kick the rumor mill into high gear, because the trade deadline is just around the bend...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 7 months ago 2,109 reads 1 comments

  16. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Johnny Cueto, James Shields and More

    The addition of a second wild-card slot has had a huge effect on the MLB trade deadline the past three seasons...

    Sterling Xie Written by Sterling Xie about 7 months ago 2,690 reads 0 comments

  17. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Chris Johnson, James Shields, More

    It's looking like a seller's market as we head toward Major League Baseball's July 31 trade deadline. With most divisional and wild-card races still wide open, many teams will be looking to pump up their lineups and pitching staffs...

    Briggs Seekins Written by Briggs Seekins about 7 months ago 2,595 reads 0 comments

  18. Daily Fantasy Baseball 2015: MLB DraftKings Studs and Duds for April 27

    Monday starts a massive week in the world of sports, but MLB fantasy players know it can also be the start of another lucrative week...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 10 months ago 3,081 reads 0 comments

  19. Are the Cubs or Padres the Bigger Threat to 2015 NL Hierarchy?

    It's not a stretch to say that each of the three divisions in the National League had a fairly clear presumptive favorite on paper entering the 2015 season. In the East, it's the rotation-rich Washington Nationals, even despite their slow start...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 8,309 reads 151 comments

  20. Predicting the National League West as Baseball's Best Division Is Not so Absurd

    Baseball has proved us all to be stupid time and time again. Not stupid in our intellect, but stupid in the way that we believe our intellect is so adept that we can predict what the hell will happen during the Major League Baseball season...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 12 months ago 12,252 reads 40 comments

  21. Padres' Offseason Overhaul Lacks Failing Stench of Recent Rebuilds

    This isn't our first rebuilding rodeo. The baseball-loving world has been in this exact position heading into spring training many times before, anticipating a team with a massive overhaul only to watch said team fizzle mightily during the season...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 12 months ago 11,669 reads 28 comments

  22. Predicting the Final Standings for the 2015 MLB Season

    The offseason has been a blur, one blockbuster move after another changing the landscape as we knew it just hours before...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 year ago 121,972 reads 409 comments