1. Why the Atlanta Braves Were Right to Tear Down Once-Promising Roster

    This offseason has been surprising—and perhaps somewhat painful—for the Atlanta Braves , who, as part of a somewhat unexpected rebuilding effort spearheaded by a new ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 1 month ago 17,727 reads 27 comments

  2. San Diego Padres: Exciting Offseason Does Not Guarantee Contention

    The San Diego Padres took the baseball world by surprise this offseason, as general manager A.J Preller was aggressive on the trade market in December...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Heath Clary about 1 month ago 2,151 reads 0 comments

  3. Justin Upton Contract: Latest News and Rumors on Negotiations with Padres

    On the heels of a blockbuster trade that sent Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres , the slugger might be looking to sign a new contract with the franchise. Jim Duquette of MLB ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 2 months ago 14,603 reads 20 comments

  4. After Justin Upton Trade, Braves Have No Choice but to Commit to Rebuild

    When the Atlanta Braves traded outfielder Jason Heyward to St. Louis in November, it signaled that the club might be initiating a rebuild...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 months ago 5,919 reads 0 comments

  5. Will Padres' Upton-Kemp-Myers Push to Win Now Pay off Big or Backfire?

    If it wasn't obvious before, it certainly is now: The San Diego Padres are going for it in 2015. Like, really going for it, so much so that they have acquired an entirely new ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 80,615 reads 140 comments

  6. Justin Upton to Padres: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The latest domino of the Atlanta Braves ' offseason rebuild has fallen, as Atlanta agreed Friday to send outfielder Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres in exchange for prospects...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 months ago 145,250 reads 267 comments

  7. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumors Surrounding Atlanta Braves and Matt Kemp Deal

    Still months away from the start of the MLB season, teams are looking to make huge deals ahead of spring training. A myriad of stars have been moved already, so no players are safe this offseason...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 10,810 reads 1 comments

  8. MLB Trade Rumors: Breaking Down Buzz on Ryan Howard, Justin Upton and More

    With so many of the league's top free agents signed to big contracts, MLB teams still looking to make an offseason splash will likely have to do so via trade...

    Nate Loop Written by Nate Loop about 3 months ago 4,338 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Whispers on Cole Hamels, Justin Upton and More

    The winter meetings have come and gone, but the ripple effect they left is still being felt around the MLB ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 14,346 reads 10 comments

  10. Grading the San Francisco Giants' Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

    It has been roughly six weeks since the 2014 baseball season ended with the San Francisco Giants winning their third World Series title in five years...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 3 months ago 6,673 reads 8 comments

  11. MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Cole Hamels, Top Outfielders Available

    Several big names changed addresses during the winter meetings earlier this week, but there are still plenty of premier players available to be had via trades. This MLB offseason is quickly shaping up to be one of the most active in recent memory...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 3 months ago 19,786 reads 16 comments

  12. 4 Post-Winter Meetings Predictions for the Rest of the MLB Offseason

    Just because Major League Baseball's busy-as-all-get-out winter meetings are in the rearview mirror doesn't mean the hot stove has to cool down any time soon...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 months ago 56,982 reads 74 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: Recent Buzz Surrounding Justin Upton, Ian Desmond and More

    It's already been a wild last few days in the winter meetings, but the action isn't slowing down. Between huge free-agent signings like Jon Lester and trades for players such as ...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 22,695 reads 15 comments

  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Winter Meeting Talks on Matt Kemp, Justin Upton, More

    The start of the MLB season is still months away, but rumors surrounding some of the biggest stars are already getting chaotic. No player is safe during the winter meetings, including some of the most notable names for franchises...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 3 months ago 1,612 reads 0 comments

  15. 3 Deals the Atlanta Braves Need to Be Chasing at the Winter Meetings

    The direction the Atlanta Braves are headed became clear after general manager John Hart traded Jason Heyward to the St. Louis Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins...

    Daniel Kock Written by Daniel Kock about 3 months ago 7,898 reads 3 comments

  16. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Offseason's Hottest Targets

    The calendar has turned to December, bringing about unbearably cold climates and a flaming MLB hot stove. As baseball fans found out last week, anything can happen during the offseason...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 3 months ago 4,268 reads 0 comments

  17. Justin Upton Trade Rumors: Analyzing Top Potential Landing Spots for Braves Star

    While there's still a lot of the offseason left to play out, it appears that the Atlanta Braves are going to be near the top of that imaginary list of teams that dictated what happened...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 months ago 35,124 reads 36 comments

  18. Best Potential Matt Kemp and Justin Upton Trade Packages and Landing Spots

    Justin Upton and Matt Kemp should probably keep their phones nearby. The outfielders have been two of the most talked-about players in MLB trade rumors this offseason...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 3 months ago 37,480 reads 78 comments

  19. Seattle Mariners: How to Acquire Matt Kemp, Justin Upton or Yoenis Cespedes

    The Seattle Mariners need a cleanup hitter. What position that hitter plays remains to be seen. The club was reportedly interested in shortstop Hanley Ramirez, but it lost out on the former Dodger when he signed with the Red Sox ...

    Ben Rosener Written by Ben Rosener about 3 months ago 3,287 reads 0 comments

  20. Updated Odds for the Texas Rangers to Trade for Top 2 Targets

    Texas Rangers general manager Jon Daniels has said that his club won’t be doing much work in the free-agent market and will try to fill voids through trade. It is still early in the offseason and other proposals are bound to be mentioned...

    Trey Warren Written by Trey Warren about 3 months ago 3,640 reads 0 comments

  21. What Is Braves All-Star Justin Upton's True Trade Value on Winter Market?

    If you think the Atlanta Braves did well in the Jason Heyward trade, just wait until you see how they do in the Justin Upton trade. Or so they hope, anyway...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 32,111 reads 76 comments

  22. MLB Rumors: Breaking Down Trade Buzz for Justin Upton, Nick Swisher and More

    You can feel the urgency between Major League Baseball teams and players picking up each day. There's been a pattern in recent years where it took months for deals and trades to happen...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 7,741 reads 0 comments

  23. Trade Market for Big-Hitting Outfielders Is Just Warming Up

    Major League Baseball is in an era of offensive depression , and teams in search of a boost don’t have the plethora of options they did in eras past...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 4 months ago 47,748 reads 34 comments

  24. Justin Upton Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Braves OF

    The Atlanta Braves have reportedly traded Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres . Continue for updates. Friday, Dec...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 4 months ago 146,268 reads 192 comments

  25. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Justin Upton, Cole Hamels and More

    The MLB offseason finally had its first blockbuster trade on Monday, but many more are likely coming before the season begins. Jason Heyward was dealt from the Atlanta Braves to the St...

    R. Cory Smith Written by R. Cory Smith about 4 months ago 3,622 reads 3 comments