1. Padres Have Highest Offer for Sandoval, SF Giants Still in Hunt

    I hear Pablo Sandoval has received his highest contract offer from the Padres but is leaning toward accepting an offer from the Red Sox, though events could change in a hurry...

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  2. Inside Scott Boras' Pitch to Get Max Value for Scherzer

    We are at a familiar point in the offseason for the big Scott Boras free agent — executives are saying they are hearing nothing significant is available for Max Scherzer, while ...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 18 hours ago 57 reads 0 comments

  3. Fish Unlikely to Be Able to Afford Shields

    The Marlins, trying to add a starting pitcher and a serious bat, have targeted first baseman Adam LaRoche, as has been reported, and they are in touch with several pitching possibilities -- though it seems James Shields is a longshot...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 40 reads 0 comments

  4. Justin Upton Shouldn't Cost More Than Jason Heyward | FanGraphs Baseball

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  5. Ranking the Most Overpriced Assets on the MLB Offseason Trade Market

    There are five main negatives I looked at for a player to qualify for this list: age, injury history, current contract, rumored acquisition cost and opportunity cost...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 7,526 reads 9 comments

  6. Hot Stove: Breaking Butler

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 4 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  7. Rumor: Royals, Twins Most Aggressive on Torii Hunter

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 4 days ago 64 reads 0 comments

  8. Sources: Stanton's $325M Deal Backloaded

    If Giancarlo Stanton opts out of his new 13-year, $325 million contract with the Miami Marlins after the first six seasons, he'll be walking away from a staggering $218 million over the final seven seasons, sources familiar with the deal told ESPN...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 days ago 102 reads 0 comments

  9. MLB Free Agents 2014: Rumors and Predictions for Coveted Pitchers on Market

    A few pitchers looking for big contracts this offseason might need the money to pay for hefty phone bills. Despite a deep list of free agents at the position, a number of starters on the market are already gaining tons of interest on the open market..

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 5 days ago 7,439 reads 2 comments

  10. Tigers Not Closing Door on Scherzer's Return

    DETROIT -- The Tigers officially brought back Victor Martinez on Friday, which was expected to shut the door on any possibility of a return by Max Scherzer. Instead, the door might well have opened just a crack...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 6 days ago 870 reads 0 comments

  11. Cubs Turn Attention to Lester After Losing out on Martin

    CHICAGO -- The Cubs lost in their bid for catcher Russell Martin. Now, it's time to turn their attention to free-agent pitcher Jon Lester...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 6 days ago 1,589 reads 1 comments

  12. Did the Blue Jays Overpay for Russell Martin?

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 days ago 176 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Free Agents 2014: Rumors and Predictions for Pitchers on Open Market

    As offense continues to deflate, many of MLB 's top free agents stem from the pitching side of the equation. No team can ever have enough pitching, so few squads are set on the mound...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 6 days ago 5,451 reads 0 comments

  14. Mariners Have 'Fielded Inquiries' on Hisashi Iwakuma

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  15. Re-Ranking Top MLB Trade Chips Available on the Market Post-GM Meetings

    The general managers meetings are typically a preface to the winter meetings in that a lot of rumors are discussed and big names are tossed around, but not a lot of deals are ultimately reached...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 7 days ago 29,871 reads 65 comments

  16. 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 8 days ago 25,986 reads 13 comments

  17. Report: MLB Declares Cuban Infielder a Free Agent

    Nineteen year-old Cuban infielder Yoan Moncada has officially been declared a free agent by Major League Baseball. The last barrier to him signing with a team is to be cleared by The United States Office of Foreign Assets Control...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 8 days ago 1,732 reads 0 comments

  18. Diamondbacks to Acquire Jeremy Hellickson

    The Diamondbacks have reached a deal to acquire starter Jeremy Hellickson from the Rays, Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com reports on Twitter. Outfielder Justin Williams is at least part of the return for Tampa, Chris Cotillo of MLBDailyDish...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 8 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  19. Pirates Sign A.J. Burnett to One-Year, $8.5 Million Deal

    Last offseason A.J. Burnett left the Pirates for the Phillies, but after a rough season in Philadelphia he's going back to Pittsburgh...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 days ago 114 reads 0 comments

  20. Report: Pirates Sign Burnett to 1-Yr/$8.5M Deal

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  21. Who Needs Sandoval the Most?

    Pablo Sandoval's free agency is a curious case study, in part because it's hard to imagine him anywhere other than San Francisco, and in part because he reportedly wants six years, and there's no telling the type of player he'll be by 2020...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 9 days ago 590 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade and Free-Agent Rumblings from Around the League

    Winter might be the time you like to cuddle in your blankets, but it's also the time MLB players are getting set to move around. Baseball is unlike any other sport in that an exorbitant amount of players change homes during the offseason...

    Kenny DeJohn Written by Kenny DeJohn about 9 days ago 2,905 reads 0 comments

  23. Yankees, Mets Are Factors in Another Stephen Drew Saga

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 days ago 522 reads 0 comments

  24. Nationals Offered Ian Desmond $107 Milllion over Seven Years Last Offseason

    Washington Post reporter Adam Kilgore's got some information on the talks between Ian Desmond and the Nationals last winter...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 days ago 1,567 reads 0 comments

  25. Yankees, Blue Jays Inquire on Kendrick, but Angels May Keep Him

    The Angels aren't necessarily looking to trade Howie Kendrick or David Freese, but they are getting calls on both of them.....

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 10 days ago 285 reads 0 comments