1. Heyman: Orioles, Cruz Interested in Extension

    Slugger Nelson Cruz and the Orioles got together on a last-minute, one-year deal last spring, but the partnership has worked out so well that people close to the situation figure it could turn into a long-lasting relationship...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 2 days ago 785 reads 0 comments

  2. MLB Rumors: Analyzing All the Latest Whispers, News and Speculation

    Thanks to the endless stream of MLB whispers, news and speculation, it is a fine time to be a fan of the game...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 2 days ago 11,140 reads 12 comments

  3. Report: Brewers Claimed Morneau, but Couldn't Make Deal

    The first-place Milwaukee Brewers won the claim on Justin Morneau, the current NL batting average leader, but were unable to acquire him...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 719 reads 0 comments

  4. Luxury Tax Limits Angels' Options to Fix Depleted Rotation

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 4 days ago 267 reads 0 comments

  5. Cuban Prospects Cuesta, Siverio to Showcase on Friday

    Cuban first baseman Jozzen Cuesta and Cuban left-hander Misael Siverio will host a showcase for interested clubs on Friday in Jupiter, Fla., agent Eric Izen of the Legacy Agency tells MLBTR...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 5 days ago 28 reads 0 comments

  6. Athletics Claim Yunel Escobar on Revocable Waivers

    The Athletics have claimed shortstop Yunel Escobar from the Rays on revocable waivers, FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal tweets...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 7 days ago 1,243 reads 0 comments

  7. A's Win Waiver Claim for Ray's SS Escobar

    Sources: #Athletics win claim to #Rays SS Yunel Escobar on revocable waivers. Teams have until 1 p.m. Tuesday to work out a trade...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 7 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  8. Reports: Castillo Will Sign Record Deal with Red Sox

    Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo is “on track” for a record six-year, $72MM deal with the Red Sox, tweets MLB.com's Jesse Sanchez...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 9 days ago 868 reads 2 comments

  9. Sources: Red Sox, Tigers in Lead for Castillo

    The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers appear to be the front-runners for the services of Cuban outfielder Rusney Castillo, two league sources said Thursday, with a decision expected no later than the weekend...

    Kyle Brown Written by Kyle Brown about 9 days ago 717 reads 2 comments

  10. Angels Acquire White Sox 2B Gordon Beckham

    The Angels announced that they have acquired second baseman Gordon Beckham from the White Sox in exchange for a player to be named later and cash...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 10 days ago 220 reads 0 comments

  11. Bids Escalating for Cuban Defector Castillo

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 2,534 reads 0 comments

  12. Heyman: Lester Returning to BOS Seen as 'Long Shot'

    There have been a lot of nice things said by ace starter Jon Lester about the Red Sox since being traded to the Athletics, and that shouldn't be a surprise...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 11 days ago 2,135 reads 0 comments

  13. Six Teams Seen as Serious Players for Castillo with Deal Coming Soon

    Cuban star Rusney Castillo is sifting through offers from multiple teams, and officials with interested teams say they expect a decision soon, perhaps by the end of the week...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 12 days ago 3,298 reads 0 comments

  14. Koji, Napoli Among 4 Red Sox Placed on Revocable Trade Waivers

    After being the most aggressive seller at the non-waiver trade deadline by shipping out seven veteran players including John Lackey and Jon Lester, the Red Sox may not be done dealing...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 14 days ago 2,115 reads 0 comments

  15. Pirates to Acquire John Axford

    The Pirates have acquired righty John Axford from the Indians, reports Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (via Twitter)...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 17 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  16. Report: Royals, Tigers Interested in Daniel Nava

    Though Daniel Nava has yet to be placed on waivers, according to Nick Cafardo of the Boston Globe, he's already begun to draw trade interest from the Royals and Tigers as the AL Central ...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 20 days ago 1,778 reads 0 comments

  17. Report: Cubs Acquire Marlins RHP Jacob Turner

    The Cubs have acquired right-hander Jacob Turner from the Marlins in exchange for a pair of Class-A pitchers, according to Paul Sullivan of the Chicago Tribune (on Twitter). Chicago claimed Turner off revocable waivers earlier this week...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 23 days ago 1,561 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Rumors: Analyzing All the Latest Whispers, News and Speculation

    Now that the MLB trade deadline has passed following a smorgasbord of activity, we can finally pack up the rumor mill and prepare for the stretch run. Or, you know, do the opposite of that...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 24 days ago 27,287 reads 16 comments

  19. MLB Rumors: Analyzing Latest Buzz from Around the League

    Even with the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline having come and gone, there's plenty of activity and speculation around MLB in early August...

    Michelle Bruton Written by Michelle Bruton about 24 days ago 662 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Sox, Rays GMs Were Free to Trade Aces to Any Team but Yanks

    We break no news when we point out that David Price was traded to the Tigers and Jon Lester was traded to the Athletics in advance of the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 24 days ago 1,273 reads 0 comments

  21. Alex Rios Placed on Revocable Waivers

    With the July 31 non-waiver trade deadline behind us, Major League teams must place players on revocable trade waivers in order to deal.....

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 26 days ago 239 reads 0 comments

  22. Report: Phillies Put Ryan Howard, Four Others on Revocable Trade Waivers

    The Philadelphia Phillies have placed first baseman Ryan Howard on the revocable trade waivers, Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com reports...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 1,050 reads 2 comments

  23. Yankees Tried to Acquire Dustin Ackley from Mariners

    Last week the Yankees made several moves before the trade deadline, but George King of the New York Post says one move they wanted to make but couldn't pull off was acquiring Dustin Ackley from the Mariners...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 1,550 reads 0 comments

  24. Reunion Time? Orioles Hold Workout with Jim Johnson

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 27 days ago 419 reads 0 comments

  25. A's Release Jim Johnson, Eat $10 Million Salary

    Oakland has released right-hander Jim Johnson after designated him for assignment last week, meaning the A's are on the hook for his entire $10 million salary...

    Benjamin Zweiman Written by Benjamin Zweiman about 30 days ago 26 reads 0 comments