1. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    As the end of August approaches, clubs looking to bolster their MLB rosters in advance of a playoff run will need to pull off waiver trades in the next 11 days if they want the new addition to be eligible for postseason play...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 22 hours ago 35,719 reads 17 comments

  2. 3 Young Starters the Chicago Cubs Should Target in a Trade This Offseason

    The Chicago Cubs have done an exceptional job at collecting assets in recent years, but with many of their young players ready to contribute, they will soon need to turn those assets into a balanced roster built to compete for a World Series title...

    Sean Cunningham Written by Sean Cunningham about 4 days ago 3,026 reads 6 comments

  3. MLB Rumors: Latest Waiver Trade News on Alex Rios, Jon Niese and More

    It doesn't get the same kind of attention as July 31, especially this year, when there were more marquee names traded than in any season in recent memory, but the end of August is ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 days ago 1,593 reads 0 comments

  4. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline was almost two weeks ago, but that doesn't mean there aren’t still plenty of rumors and ample speculation regarding possible trade scenarios...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 8 days ago 33,717 reads 46 comments

  5. Dodgers Trade Rumors and Speculation: All the Buzz on Pitching Reinforcements

    After the Los Angeles Dodgers didn't make any deals at the non-waiver trade deadline last week, they were left with two noticeable issues that went unaddressed...

    Nick Ostiller Written by Nick Ostiller about 12 days ago 6,788 reads 0 comments

  6. Post-Deadline Moves the San Francisco Giants Could Still Make

    If the general manager is happy, everyone else should be too, right? Giants GM Brian Sabean told the San Francisco Chronicle 's John Shea that he's OK with the team's laid-back ...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 13 days ago 5,642 reads 6 comments

  7. MLB Trade Ideas Based on the Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

    The July 31 MLB non-waiver trade deadline began with a bang and ended with an explosion. That is the only way to sum up the excitement that started with the Oakland A’s ...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 15 days ago 41,081 reads 50 comments

  8. MLB Waiver Wire 2014: Assessing Big Names Likely to Be Traded in August

    Talk about a blockbuster non-waiver trade deadline. On Thursday, a bevy of MLB 's most talented players suddenly found themselves in new homes for the remainder of the season...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 19 days ago 2,408 reads 0 comments

  9. Big-Name MLB Waiver Trade Targets Who Could Still Move by August 31

    If you happened to follow the action of the MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline in real time Thursday, there is no doubt that when 4 p.m. ET hit, you weren't sure what had just happened...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 19 days ago 80,772 reads 117 comments

  10. Desperation, Parity Spawn Blockbuster MLB Trade Deadline Day

    Now that was a trade deadline. When Jon Lester and Yoenis Cespedes both get traded for each other , with Jonny Gomes and a sack of cash making ...

    Dan Levy Written by Dan Levy about 20 days ago 31,621 reads 27 comments

  11. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest News on Potential Joaquin Benoit Deals and More

    The trade deadline is upon us, and the rumors are coming in hot and heavy. Some deals have already completed Thursday and more should be on the way. Here's three of the hottest stories to follow with a special concentration on the San Diego Padres...

    Brian Mazique Written by Brian Mazique about 20 days ago 1,402 reads 0 comments

  12. Boston Red Sox: Breaking Down the Trade of Jon Lester to the Oakland Athletics

    The time has come when we can put away all speculation about the rumors surrounding what will happen with the Boston Red Sox 's former No. 1 ace Jon Lester . No longer will we have to ask ourselves whether or not he'll receive an extension...

    Peter Panacy Written by Peter Panacy about 20 days ago 1,023 reads 0 comments

  13. MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Rumors and Predictions for Last-Minute Deals

    MLB franchises looking to make deals only have a matter of hours left to do so, as the trade deadline comes at 4 p.m. ET on Thursday, and a flurry of activity should be expected...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 20 days ago 909 reads 0 comments

  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Deadline Chatter from Philadelphia, Tampa Bay and More

    The 2014 MLB trade deadline is just a few hours away, and the rumors surrounding last-second deals have the baseball world buzzing...

    Donald Wood Written by Donald Wood about 20 days ago 1,902 reads 0 comments

  15. 6 Surprises We Could See on 2014 MLB Trade Deadline Day

    If you’ve been following the news surrounding the MLB July 31 non-waiver trade deadline, there is no doubt some confusion. There are so many rumors going around that making any sense out of the madness is an effort in futility...

    Matthew Smith Written by Matthew Smith about 20 days ago 31,064 reads 25 comments

  16. MLB Rumors: Players with Potential to Shift Power Dynamic at Trade Deadline

    Like just about everything else in life, the MLB trade deadline seemed more fun as a kid. The Internet and round-the-clock gossip were nowhere near as prevalent during my generation—the ...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 20 days ago 405 reads 0 comments

  17. Atlanta Braves Trade Rumors: Rounding Up Most Recent Buzz Before Deadline

    By all indications, it's going to be a quiet trade deadline for the Atlanta Braves . It could be because the franchise is notoriously tight-lipped, and there just haven't been many leaks about their Thursday plans...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 20 days ago 7,482 reads 0 comments

  18. Grading All 30 MLB Teams' July Trade Window Activity

    So much for a quiet MLB trade deadline. Jon Lester is on his way to Oakland, while Yoenis Cespedes is off to Boston, as first reported by Alex Speier of WEEI ...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 20 days ago 86,053 reads 83 comments

  19. MLB Trade Deadline 2014: Predictions for Top Pitchers Amid Latest Rumors

    Thursday's non-waiver MLB trade deadline may result in a serious shakeup with regard to the playoff picture if some of the pitchers involved in the latest rumors switch teams...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 20 days ago 1,299 reads 0 comments

  20. San Francisco Giants Trade Rumors: Last-Minute Buzz Ahead of the Deadline

    It's the end of July, which means Brian Sabean can work his magic once again. The San Francisco Giants general manager has shown his ability to turn fringe playoff-contending ...

    Jasper Scherer Written by Jasper Scherer about 20 days ago 13,428 reads 12 comments

  21. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Orioles, Yankees and More

    If you are a fan of prospects, building toward the future, weighing current needs against future potential and a loaded transaction page on the inside flap of the sports section, the MLB trade deadline is like Christmas...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 2,873 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Whispers Surrounding Asdrubal Cabrera and More

    There were 21 teams across Major League Baseball entering play Wednesday that were either in first place or within 10 games of first place...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 20 days ago 1,867 reads 1 comments

  23. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jon Lester, John Lackey and More

    The most difficult task facing any general manager this time of year, regardless of whether he is buying or selling at the trade deadline, is trying to figure out the proper value to build his team...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 5,242 reads 2 comments

  24. Why the San Francisco Giants Need to Bolster Their Offense Immediately

    This is not 2010. The year is 2014, but as far as the San Francisco Giants are concerned, there are similarities between the two years. For one, general manager Brian Sabean is still with the team...

    Baily Deeter Written by Baily Deeter about 21 days ago 625 reads 0 comments

  25. Red Sox Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz on Jon Lester, John Lackey and More

    The Boston Red Sox figure to find themselves among the sellers at the trade deadline. The team's World Series defense has lacked the magic associated with last year's run, and the chances of making a late surge into the postseason are slim to none...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 21 days ago 1,404 reads 0 comments