1. Boston Red Sox's Best Free-Agency Backup Plans If They Miss on Jon Lester

    The Boston Red Sox have wasted no time taking an early lead in terms of hot-stove headlines. According to The Boston Globe 's Peter Abraham , they may not be done making some splashes, as the team is still very much in the hunt for Jon Lester...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 2 hours ago 2,228 reads 3 comments

  2. MLB Free Agents 2014: Latest Rumors, Predictions for Key Stars

    Key players have already signed new contracts this winter, setting the standard for how the rest of the offseason is going to unfold. MLB free agency, much like any other sport's free agency, is driven heavily by the depth of the market...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 1 day ago 1,358 reads 0 comments

  3. MLB Free Agents 2014: Rumors, Predictions for Top Names on the Market

    There's always that dark-horse team that gets in the way of your MLB free agency predictions. Don't worry; it happens to everybody...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 2 days ago 4,458 reads 0 comments

  4. Chicago Cubs: If They Miss Out on Lester, Scherzer Is an Excellent Plan B

    In only about three years, Theo Epstein has built the Chicago Cubs farm system into one of the game’s best...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Heath Clary about 5 days ago 3,897 reads 3 comments

  5. Boston Red Sox Rumors: Pros and Cons of Top Offseason Targets

    The hot-stove season is less than a month underway, but the Boston Red Sox have wasted no time stealing plenty of headlines...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 6 days ago 5,635 reads 4 comments

  6. Red Sox Blockbuster Reunions with Jon Lester, Hanley Ramirez a Real Possibility

    In their attempt to return to glory, the Boston Red Sox are flirting with the past. A little more than a year removed from their last World Series title, the Red Sox are again trying to fill huge gaps in their roster...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 days ago 22,791 reads 38 comments

  7. With Jon Lester's Suitors Lining Up, Where Is the Best Fit for Him?

    Jon Lester hasn't found a contract just yet, but it's clear he has found one thing on the open market: Options. Yes, lots and lots of options. Last week, Rob Bradford of WEEI...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 8 days ago 46,524 reads 119 comments

  8. Theo Epstein Is Leading the Chicago Cubs' Franchise-Changing Offseason

    The Chicago Cubs have embarked on what might be their most important offseason in franchise history, one that will start the team’s transformation from lovable loser to perennial World Series threat...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 9 days ago 35,696 reads 55 comments

  9. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Jon Lester, Jason Heyward and More

    The MLB offseason figures to be a busy one for many teams across the league, and we can expect to see many familiar faces in new places once the dust settles...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 11 days ago 26,138 reads 13 comments

  10. Jon Lester-Theo Epstein Reunion Is Must-Have Splash to Make Young Cubs a Threat

    You'll know President of Baseball Operations Theo Epstein finally has the Chicago Cubs ready to make a run at ending their 106-year championship drought when he strikes a deal with an old associate of his: Jon Lester ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 12 days ago 13,634 reads 20 comments

  11. Jon Lester Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Star Pitcher

    Free agent pitcher Jon Lester is one of the hottest commodities on the market this offseason. With free agency underway, multiple teams are lining up to sign arguably one of the best pitchers in the game today...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 15 days ago 171,445 reads 141 comments

  12. Jon Lester vs. Max Scherzer: Which Superstar Free Agent Is the Safer Bet?

    Both Max Scherzer and Jon Lester will command big-money contracts this upcoming offseason. But because this is the offseason, it's only natural to compare the two most coveted free agents in the 2015 class...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 20 days ago 544 reads 2 comments

  13. The Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason

    Major League Baseball's offseason has just begun, and already there are all sorts of rumors and speculation—and questions—surrounding a number of free agents and trade candidates...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 20 days ago 37,986 reads 28 comments

  14. MLB Rumors: Latest on Offseason's Top Trade and Free-Agent Targets

    Now that the World Series is over, it's time for the ever-exciting stretch of the offseason when the game's best-available players change addresses...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 21 days ago 622 reads 1 comments

  15. 5 Dream Free-Agent Pickups for the Boston Red Sox

    The Boston Red Sox figure to be active players in the free-agent market, and they'll need to be if they hope to compete once more in 2015. The Red Sox need to add significant pieces to their starting rotation...

    Ben Carsley Written by Ben Carsley about 22 days ago 5,692 reads 4 comments

  16. Jon Lester Is Best All-Around Value on Upcoming Free-Agent Pitching Market

    When the Oakland A's acquired Jon Lester at the 2014 trade deadline, they wanted him to do one thing: carry them deep into October...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 26 days ago 14,047 reads 19 comments

  17. Setting Odds for the Dodgers to Land Each of Their Expected Offseason Targets

    While the San Francisco Giants have advanced to yet another World Series, the Los Angeles Dodgers brass has been forced to watch its rivals from the couch while pondering the team's next offseason moves in free agency...

    Nick Ostiller Written by Nick Ostiller about 29 days ago 7,614 reads 15 comments