1. Johnny Damon Hits the Nail on the Head with PED Talk

    After an 18-year career in the majors, Johnny Damon feels he was forced to leave the game of baseball before he was ready to hang up the spikes. The reason for that, according to Damon, is because he never used performance-enhancing drugs (PEDs)...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 3 months ago 4,411 reads 17 comments

  2. Peralta, Wong Give St. Louis Cardinals Talented Tandem

    It's been a revolving door at shortstop and second base for the St. Louis Cardinals for a decade. Yet, the lack of continuity at those positions hasn’t hindered on-field success...

    Kerry Walls Written by Kerry Walls about 6 months ago 2,435 reads 10 comments

  3. Jhonny Peralta Was Offered 3-Year Deal in Offseason by New York Yankees

    The New York Yankees were wild spenders in free agency this offseason, bringing in Brian McCann, Jacoby Ellsbury , Carlos Beltran and Masahiro Tanaka on massive contracts...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 6 months ago 18,292 reads 32 comments

  4. 2014 MLB Offseason Awards: Best and Worst Contracts, Signings, Trades

    The New York Yankees dominated the offseason, not only with their acquisition of four elite players to help a decimated roster, but the Alex Rodriguez saga also took up a good chunk ...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 6 months ago 17,190 reads 97 comments

  5. Projecting the St. Louis Cardinals' 2014 Batting Order

    The St. Louis Cardinals will look different in 2014—but not dramatically different. The pitching staff will see some juggling, but for the most part you’ll be watching the same guys...

    Corey Noles Written by Corey Noles about 9 months ago 7,661 reads 46 comments

  6. St. Louis Cardinals' Grades for Moves Thus Far This Offseason

    The Major League Baseball winter meetings have now come and gone, and the Cardinals still look like the team to beat in the National League...

    Jeff Sucher Written by Jeff Sucher about 9 months ago 5,747 reads 3 comments

  7. Moves the Cardinals Must Try to Pull off at the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings

    The 2013 St. Louis Cardinals were very close to winning their 12th World Series Championship, but in the end fell two games short...

    Corey Noles Written by Corey Noles about 9 months ago 11,539 reads 84 comments

  8. Assessing the St. Louis Cardinals' Offseason Moves Thus Far

    The 2013 version of the St. Louis Cardinals didn't need a whole lot of updating to be ready to defend their National League crown in 2014...

    Jeff Sucher Written by Jeff Sucher about 9 months ago 4,247 reads 8 comments

  9. New York Mets' Best Shortstop Fallback Options Following Recent Signing

    The New York Mets came into this offseason with a number of holes and/or question marks surrounding their pending 2014 roster...

    Jason Lempert Written by Jason Lempert about 9 months ago 8,717 reads 17 comments

  10. St. Louis Cardinals' Signing of Jhonny Peralta Is Bad for Baseball

    CBS Sports' Jon Heyman was the first to report that the St. Louis Cardinals had signed free agent Jhonny Peralta to a contract pending a team physical...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 3,284 reads 30 comments

  11. Does Jhonny Peralta's Contract Give MLB Players More Incentive to Cheat?

    Cheaters never prosper, Mom and Dad always said. Boy, were they wrong. By now, no doubt, you've heard about the four-year, $52 million contract the St. Louis Cardinals agreed to with shortstop Jhonny Peralta , according to multiple reports ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 14,831 reads 65 comments

  12. Jhonny Peralta Signs 4-Year Deal with St. Louis Cardinals

    The St. Louis Cardinals have wasted no time in reloading for another run at the National League pennant and a shot at the World Series...

    Alex Ballentine Written by Alex Ballentine about 9 months ago 34,641 reads 114 comments

  13. Where Does Jhonny Peralta Fit on the MLB Free-Agent Market?

    There's a player on the free-agent market who has a history at a premium position, is coming off a season in which he hit over .300 and is still in multi year contract territory at 31 years of age...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 9 months ago 12,935 reads 17 comments

  14. Why Jhonny Peralta Is a Great Fit for the New York Yankees

    For the New York Yankees , he could be Jhonny on the spot. Bad joke aside, Jhonny Peralta in pinstripes in 2014 does, in fact, make a lot of sense...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 8,382 reads 11 comments

  15. What Impact Have Nelson Cruz, Jhonny Peralta PED Suspensions Had on Free Agency?

    When the Biogenesis sanctions were handed down in August, the 50-game suspensions were expected to negatively impact the impending trips to free agency for both the Texas Rangers' Nelson Cruz and the Detroit Tigers' Jhonny Peralta ...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 10 months ago 1,794 reads 0 comments

  16. Is Stephen Drew or Jhonny Peralta the Better Free-Agent Shortstop Target?

    The shortstop market is weak in this year's MLB free-agent class. Out of all of the players available, only Stephen Drew and Jhonny Peralta seem worthy of multi -year deals. However, each player comes with his hiccups...

    Chris Stephens Written by Chris Stephens about 10 months ago 9,044 reads 18 comments

  17. Seattle Mariners Rumors: Pros and Cons of Top Offseason Targets

    With the MLB offseason in full swing, the Seattle Mariners have yet to make any moves, but they may be in business to spend a lot of money this winter, hoping to bolster their roster for first-year manager Lloyd McClendon...

    Madison Guernsey Written by Madison Guernsey about 10 months ago 3,631 reads 4 comments

  18. Big Moves Miami Marlins Could Actually Pull off This Offseason

    Imagine a scenario where the Miami Marlins calls Jay Z's sports agency, Roc Nation, and tells him they are prepared to offer All-Star second baseman Robinson Cano the 10-year, $300 ...

    Cheng Sio Written by Cheng Sio about 10 months ago 2,487 reads 4 comments

  19. MLB Free Agency 2014: Big-Name FAs Who'll Face Nightmare Scenarios This Winter

    For most players, the opportunity that comes with being a free agent brings power, money and freedom. But for a small batch this offseason, free agency won't be quite so, well, freeing...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 10 months ago 3,962 reads 0 comments

  20. 3 Realistic Shortstop Options Cardinals Can Consider Via Trade or FA Market

    Shortstop has been a weak spot all season and postseason for the St. Louis Cardinals . There is little doubt the Cardinals will be going with Pete Kozma or Daniel Descalso as their first option for the 2014 campaign...

    Jeff Sucher Written by Jeff Sucher about 10 months ago 6,544 reads 26 comments

  21. How the 2013 Postseason Has Changed the MLB Free-Agency Picture

    The free-agent market could be open for business as early as next Monday, and while it had appeared to be shaping up late in the regular season, it turns out that it was far from settled...

    Jason Martinez Written by Jason Martinez about 10 months ago 5,981 reads 2 comments

  22. Boston Red Sox Players Reportedly Upset Jhonny Peralta Allowed to Play in ALCS

    According to baseball writer Peter Gammons , some Boston Red Sox players are upset about Jhonny Peralta 's inclusion on Detroit's postseason roster after a 50-game suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal...

    Joe Giglio Written by Joe Giglio about 11 months ago 12,867 reads 38 comments

  23. 2013 ALDS: Five Reasons Why the Detroit Tigers Won Game 5

    After a hard-fought, back-and-forth American League Division Series, the third-seeded Detroit Tigers earned a spot in the AL Championship Series on Thursday night, taking down host Oakland 3-0 in Game 5...

    Chris Kudialis Written by Chris Kudialis about 11 months ago 362 reads 0 comments

  24. MLB Stars Whose Legacies Are on the Line This October

    With the MLB playoffs in full gear, most baseball fans are focused on which teams will advance to the next round...

    Ben Berkon Written by Ben Berkon about 11 months ago 3,713 reads 7 comments

  25. Jhonny Peralta Returns to Detroit Tigers Lineup at Left Field After Suspension

    Detroit Tigers All-Star Jhonny Peralta is returning to the lineup on Friday against the Miami Marlins , as the American League Central champions close out the 2013 regular season with a three-game road trip...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 11 months ago 4,765 reads 0 comments