1. Madison Bumgarner-Johnny Cueto Duo Can Be Best of Giants' Title Era

    It's an even year, San Francisco Giants fans. And that means—well, here's the thing. You want honesty? It means nothing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 22,732 reads 97 comments

  2. Johnny Cueto's Top Quotes from Introductory Press Conference with Giants

    Knowing that they are a safe bet to win the 2016 World Series given their recent history in even years, the San Francisco Giants took steps to ensure a fourth title in seven seasons by signing Johnny Cueto ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 10,032 reads 23 comments

  3. Johnny Cueto Could Put Giants' Pitching Staff Back Among MLB's Best

    At best, Johnny Cueto for six years and $130 million gives the San Francisco Giants the bargain of the winter...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 1 month ago 42,299 reads 151 comments

  4. The Hottest Questions of the 2015-2016 MLB Offseason, Post-Winter Meetings

    Johnny Cueto and Jose Fernandez are just two of the big league stars whose future has yet to be determined as the winter meetings recede into the background and the 2015-2016 MLB offseason rolls along...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 2 months ago 42,866 reads 71 comments

  5. MLB Winter Meetings: Deals That Could Go Down on the Last Day in Nashville

    The 2015 MLB winter meetings have not disappointed, as several high-priced players have been made available either through free agency or via trade...

    Joseph Anderson Written by Joseph Anderson about 2 months ago 569 reads 0 comments

  6. Johnny Cueto Reportedly Agrees to Contract with San Francisco Giants

    Even in a market loaded with talented starting pitchers, Kansas City Royals starter Johnny Cueto drew plenty of interest before reportedly agreeing to sign with the San Francisco Giants...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 months ago 97,024 reads 158 comments

  7. Johnny Cueto Would Return to No-Doubt Ace Status in AT&T Park

    We spend a lot of time early in the free-agent season discussing good fits and where players would like to go. And then it still almost always comes down to which team offers the most money...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 3 months ago 18,557 reads 45 comments

  8. MLB Free Agents 2016: Latest Rumors and Predictions on Top Talent

    There is no shortage of talent in the Major League Baseball free-agent pool, and a World Series champion is starting to make some waves in the market...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 3 months ago 9,811 reads 1 comments

  9. Of Dollars and Deals: Previewing a Most Intriguing 2015-16 MLB Offseason

    A former general manager in Philadelphia has become the first base coach in Boston (Ruben Amaro ), a former GM who became an interim manager in Miami was fired and told he couldn't ...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 months ago 86,186 reads 190 comments

  10. Why Johnny Cueto Should Be Blue Jays' No. 1 Target This Offseason

    The Toronto Blue Jays have a new team president, and some big additions are to be expected. A slight change in franchise culture could be on deck as well, and one free agent who would match their needs nicely is starting pitcher Johnny Cueto ...

    Tim Penman Written by Tim Penman about 3 months ago 5,317 reads 2 comments

  11. Johnny Cueto Deals Royals the October Ace They Coveted with Game 2 Masterpiece

    The Kansas City Royals didn't trade for Johnny Cueto to beat the Boston Red Sox in August or the Baltimore Orioles in September. Good thing, too, because Cueto gave up 15 runs in those two games...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 4 months ago 62,942 reads 86 comments

  12. World Series 2015: Pitchers with Most Pivotal Roles in Mets vs. Royals

    If pitching truly wins championships, congratulations to the New York Mets on their 2015 World Series title. The Mets finished the season No. 4 in team ERA (3.45), an edge that carried over into October...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 4 months ago 1,755 reads 0 comments

  13. Top World Series MVP Candidates Ahead of the Fall Classic

    Major League Baseball’s postseason can make stars out of the ordinary, and it can also legitimize existing ones...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 22,071 reads 37 comments

  14. World Series 2015: Full Schedule and Players Who Will Decide MLB Championship

    The New York Mets didn’t want to leave any doubt in the minds of the casual fans. An 8-3 thrashing in Game 4 on Wednesday and a sweep of the Chicago Cubs meant they secured ...

    Daniel Rogers Written by Daniel Rogers about 4 months ago 11,119 reads 0 comments

  15. Johnny Cueto Reportedly Said Blue Jays Are Stealing Signs Before ALCS Game 4

    The Toronto Blue Jays have been accused of stealing signs before but never on a stage as large as the MLB postseason...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 24,966 reads 44 comments

  16. Royals' Inconsistent Rotation Remains KC's Postseason Achilles' Heel

    It has been the same problem all season long, and it was the No. 1 concern going into this postseason. The Kansas City Royals ’ starting pitchers had been inconsistent at best...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 1,695 reads 4 comments

  17. Johnny Cueto Finally Validates Big Investment in Pitching Royals into the ALCS

    Better late than never, as the saying goes. And certainly, this is doubly true when "late" is somehow the same thing as "right on time." Just ask Johnny Cueto ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 17,420 reads 39 comments

  18. Keys That Will Decide Rangers vs. Blue Jays, Astros vs. Royals ALDS Game 5s

    The do-or-die, win-or-go-home sporting event is the pinnacle of athletic drama. It creates undeniable excitement before kickoff, tipoff, the puck drop and first pitch...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 14,951 reads 42 comments

  19. ALDS 2015: Astros vs. Royals Position-by-Position Breakdown, Predictions

    A year after being the feel-good wild-card survivor in the American League, the Kansas City Royals are now trying to quash someone else’s improbable run from the play-in game to the World Series...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 19,390 reads 90 comments

  20. MLB Playoff Predictions: 1 Player Who Will Determine Outcome for Each Team

    Normally, one player stands out as the undisputed key to a team's championship run. Last year, Madison Bumgarner stepped up and helped lead the San Francisco Giants to a third World Series title in five years...

    Chris  Hauler Written by Chris Hauler about 4 months ago 3,156 reads 1 comments

  21. Kansas City Royals' World Series Hopes Rest on Johnny Cueto

    A strong starting rotation is normally a necessity for any team with hopes of winning the World Series. Just ask the San Francisco Giants , who rode Madison Bumgarner to the 2014 World Series championship...

    Chris  Hauler Written by Chris Hauler about 5 months ago 3,871 reads 10 comments

  22. Cueto Becomes 1st Pitcher Since 2009 to Throw Shutout in Both Leagues

    Kansas City Royals pitcher Johnny Cueto made the most of his home debut on Monday night against the Detroit Tigers, becoming the first pitcher since Cliff Lee in 2009 ...

    Bleacher Report Milestones Written by Bleacher Report Milestones about 6 months ago 1,312 reads 2 comments

  23. Johnny Cueto vs. Blue Jays: Stats, Highlights, Reaction from Debut with Royals

    Johnny Cueto wasn't electrifying in his Kansas City Royals debut Friday night against the Toronto Blue Jays, but he laid the groundwork for what should be a strong second half of the season...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 months ago 4,059 reads 0 comments

  24. Blockbuster Johnny Cueto Trade Cements Royals as Heavy AL Favorites

    If the Kansas City Royals were the best team in the American League without Johnny Cueto , they're still the best team with him, only better...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 68,975 reads 188 comments

  25. Johnny Cueto to Royals: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    Johnny Cueto won 20 games last season and has followed up his best year with another outstanding campaign, yet the Cincinnati Reds opted Sunday to trade their All-Star pitcher to the Kansas City Royals ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 7 months ago 206,543 reads 331 comments