1. 5 Chicago Cubs Predictions for the 2014 Winter Meetings Action

    Coming into the offseason, it seemed like the Cubs were building momentum. They were seemingly connected to every major free agent, and fans were starting to get hyped about what potential stars they could sign...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 4 hours ago 899 reads 0 comments

  2. Carlos Martinez Will Have a Soft Innings Cap Next Season

    Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak said that Carlos Martinez will have a “soft cap” on his innings next season if he wins a spot in the rotation. Currently, it's expected that he'll battle Marco Gonzales for the fifth starter's job...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 hours ago 9 reads 0 comments

  3. No Extension Talks Between Doug Fister, Nationals Since Spring

    After the Nationals traded for Doug Fister last winter, the team approached him and his agent about a long-term contract extension...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 5 hours ago 298 reads 0 comments

  4. Royals, Marlins Swap Aaron Crow for Brian Flynn

    The Marlins have acquired right-hander Aaron Crow from the Royals in exchange for left-hander Brian Flynn, according to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports (Twitter link)...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 6 hours ago 254 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs: Strop Believed to Be Fine After Accident

    Chicago Cubs pitcher Pedro Strop was involved in a car accident in the Dominican Republic on Thursday night, but initial reports indicate he's doing fine, according to a team spokesman...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 hours ago 306 reads 0 comments

  6. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 4

    Major League Baseball's offseason is barely a month old, and already there are all sorts of rumors and speculation—and questions—around a number of free agents and trade candidates, as well as teams' objectives and plans of attack...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 7 hours ago 9,440 reads 14 comments

  7. Royals Re-Sign Jason Frasor

    The Royals announced that they have re-signed right-hander Jason Frasor to a one-year deal with a mutual option for the 2016 season. Frasor is a client of agent Dave Meier...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 hours ago 8 reads 0 comments

  8. Royals Re-Sign RHP Frasor to 1-Year Deal

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 7 hours ago 4 reads 0 comments

  9. Melky Cabrera Prefers Not to Re-Sign with the Blue Jays

    Buster Olney of ESPN reports that it is Melky Cabrera's preference to not re-sign with the Blue Jays . Nothin' personal, but he just doesn't want to play on artificial turf...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 8 hours ago 438 reads 0 comments

  10. Young MLB Stars Deserving of Next Wave of Long-Term Extensions

    Giancarlo Stanton and the Miami Marlins made sports history earlier this month when the two sides agreed to an unprecedented 13-year, $325 million contract extension through 2027...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 11 hours ago 7,925 reads 15 comments

  11. Updated Odds for the SF Giants to Sign Top 12 Remaining Free-Agent Targets

    Fresh off their third World Series title in five years, the business of baseball moves on for the San Francisco Giants ...

    Dan Mori Written by Dan Mori about 13 hours ago 6,321 reads 6 comments

  12. Tigers Will Save Big on Scherzer but Must Wisely Spend to Win Next Year

    The Detroit Tigers have all but relegated themselves to playing next season without last season’s ace, Max Scherzer . In fact, they pretty much did so in March when Scherzer turned down a six-year, $144 million extension offer...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 13 hours ago 6,339 reads 14 comments

  13. Which MLB Free-Agent Contract 'Overpay' Is Actually Money Well Spent?

    The MLB offseason is just getting started, but key free agents have fallen off the board, and not every contract handed out so far will pay off. Buying early has its advantages...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 hours ago 5,236 reads 14 comments

  14. Pirates' Payroll Likely to Exceed $90 Million in 2015

    Frank Coonelly says the Pirates ' payroll is likely to exceed $90 million in 2015, Dejan Kovacevic reports...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 31 reads 0 comments

  15. Cubs Reliever Pedro Strop Involved in Multi-Car Accident

    According to reports, Cubs reliever Pedro Strop was involved in a multi-car accident in the Dominican Republic on Thursday night...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 46 reads 0 comments

  16. Shane Victorino: 'I Should Be the Starting Right Fielder'

    Shane Victorino hasn't swung a bat in nearly four months after undergoing back surgery to repair a bulging disc. His confidence, however, is showing no signs of rust...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 18 hours ago 83 reads 0 comments

  17. VIDEO: Brett Lawrie Sinks Behind-the-Back Trick Shot

    Resident baseball dude Brett Lawrie looks to be enjoying his Thanksgiving Thursday. He's chilling out poolside somewhere warm, presumably with bros and copious amounts of Red Bull...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 19 hours ago 76 reads 0 comments

  18. Padres Drawing a Lot of Interest in Their Catchers

    Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Padres are getting a “ton of inquiries” on all three of their catchers: Yasmani Grandal, Rene Rivera, and Austin Hedges...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 22 hours ago 18 reads 0 comments

  19. 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 23 hours ago 22,196 reads 57 comments

  20. Brandon Moss, Allen Craig on Marlins' First Base Radar

    Yesterday, we learned that the Marlins were considering Evan Gattis and Chris Davis as trade options for an upgrade at first base. You can add Brandon Moss of the Athletics to the list, per MLB ...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 24 hours ago 148 reads 0 comments

  21. In 1870, There Was 'Base-Ball' on Thanksgiving

    The 1870 season was a fairly important transition campaign in baseball history. It was the year before the National Association.....

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 762 reads 0 comments

  22. 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 ...

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  23. Yankees Must Counter Boston's Big Moves

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 219 reads 0 comments

  24. Every Team, Fan Base Has Reason to Be Thankful

    You know the drill. This is a day for giving thanks. For family and friends and the sun and the moon and the stars and that Ultra HD TV you're about to score a sweet deal on...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 1 day ago 662 reads 0 comments

  25. Assessing Likelihood the Yankees Sign Top 3 Remaining Free-Agent Targets

    It is Thanksgiving, which means the holiday season is in full swing. With Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez both going to Boston and a few other free agents already signed, it is clear that baseball's offseason is well underway as well...

    Gary  Phillips Written by Gary Phillips about 1 day ago 11,576 reads 9 comments