1. Twins Prospect Yorman Landa Dies in Car Accident at Age 22

    Minnesota Twins minor league pitcher Yorman Landa died early Saturday morning following an automobile accident in his native Venezuela. He was 22. Rhett Bollinger of MLB...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 6 hours ago 8,846 reads 4 comments

  2. MLB Trade Rumors: Buzz Surrounding Jose Quintana and Top Players Available

    The first five weeks since the Chicago Cubs captured their first World Series title in 108 years have generated one of the most action-packed starts to an MLB offseason in recent memory...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 10 hours ago 13,498 reads 18 comments

  3. Edwin Encarnacion Can Still Swing Fortunes for MLB Contenders This Winter

    The stories this week about Edwin Encarnacion were mostly about how much money he wasn't going to get. And maybe he won't. Encarnacion's market "cratered," to use the word Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports worked into a tweet Wednesday...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 20 hours ago 18,162 reads 40 comments

  4. Dexter Fowler to Cardinals: Takeaways from Star's Introductory Press Conference

    After signing a free-agent deal with the St. Louis Cardinals, outfielder Dexter Fowler commented on the decision during his introductory press conference Friday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 1 day ago 5,322 reads 0 comments

  5. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz After 2016 Winter Meetings

    The 2016 Winter Meetings are over, but the offseason action is still getting started. While it is easier to complete deals when everyone is in the same location, not a single team is settled heading into the 2017 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 1 day ago 3,905 reads 0 comments

  6. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2016-17 MLB Offseason, Week 6

    Major League Baseball’s hot stove was white-hot this week with winter meetings sparking a flurry of franchise-changing deals...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 1 day ago 2,987 reads 4 comments

  7. Grading, Analyzing Every Impact Deal of the 2016 MLB Winter Meetings

    It wouldn't be a proper day after the winter meetings without discussion of all the big deals. The four days of hot-stove action at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, didn't disappoint...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 33,101 reads 86 comments

  8. Re-Ranking Top 15 Available MLB Free Agents, Trade Targets Post-Winter Meetings

    The 2016 MLB winter meetings yanked multiple big-ticket free agents and trade targets off the board. Ace lefty Chris Sale jumped from the Chicago White Sox to the Boston Red Sox...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 52,863 reads 46 comments

  9. Dexter Fowler to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Outfielder Dexter Fowler agreed to sign with the St. Louis Cardinals on Thursday and will be introduced at a press conference Friday, according to USA Today 's Bob Nightengale ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 8,569 reads 26 comments

  10. Dexter Fowler's Defection Gives Cardinals a Fighting Chance Against Rival Cubs

    The St. Louis Cardinals have the unenviable task of catching up to the Chicago Cubs . It's a mission that will take all their cunning. Their latest idea: deny the enemy and enrich themselves in one fell swoop...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 22,103 reads 105 comments

  11. Biggest Winners and Losers of the 2016 MLB Winter Meetings

    The party in National Harbor, Maryland, is over. Major League Baseball's winter meetings have come and gone, leaving us to pick up the pieces. Tell you one thing: It's not hard to see who made out well and who didn't...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 days ago 143,482 reads 265 comments

  12. Pablo Sandoval Comments on Struggles with Red Sox, Weight and More

    Lost in the shuffle of the Boston Red Sox 's winter-meetings activity is the return of Pablo Sandoval to the lineup after he appeared in just three games last season...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 4,066 reads 8 comments

  13. Jake Arrieta Contract: Latest News, Rumors on SP's Negotiations with Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs are hoping to sign starting pitcher Jake Arrieta to a long-term deal before he hits free agency. Continue for updates. Latest on Extension Negotiations Thursday, Dec...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 7,455 reads 33 comments

  14. MLB Rule 5 Draft 2016 Results: Team-by-Team Breakdown

    The final day of the winter meetings Thursday means it's time for all 30 teams to partake in the annual Major League Baseball Rule 5 draft, though clubs are under no obligation to make a selection...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 4,619 reads 0 comments

  15. MLB Free Agents 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Top Available Players

    It's hardly a surprise that the winter meetings have been notable for trades, both finalized and speculative, because this year's free-agent market features more questions than immediate answers...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 2,059 reads 0 comments

  16. MLB Power Rankings: How 2016 Winter Meetings Changed Balance of Power

    The winter meetings always provide a good deal of excitement around the MLB community, and this year has been no different, with several major transactions occurring...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 99,143 reads 175 comments

  17. Clay Buchholz Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Red Sox SP

    With the Boston Red Sox making improvements to their starting rotation, the team has reportedly expressed some interest in dealing veteran Clay Buchholz . Continue for updates...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 2 days ago 21,006 reads 29 comments

  18. MLB Winter Meetings 2016: Live Coverage of Rule 5 Draft, Final Rumors and Deals

    A pair of high-profile free agents — Aroldis Chapman (New York Yankees) and Ian Desmond (Colorado Rockies) — both came off the market Wednesday, but Chicago was once again ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 days ago 19,588 reads 35 comments

  19. Aroldis Chapman's Record $86M Deal Is Old-School Excess for New Yankees Era

    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — The New York Yankees need Aroldis Chapman the way they need red socks, or birdcages containing blue jays and orioles in the grand foyer of Yankee Stadium...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 3 days ago 44,912 reads 108 comments

  20. Aroldis Chapman to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Yankees took a big step toward returning to contention once again by adding Aroldis Chapman. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reported that the Bronx Bombers inked him to a five-year deal worth $86 million Wednesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 3 days ago 38,065 reads 136 comments

  21. Adam Eaton for Lucas Giolito 'Wow' Trade Could Come Back to Haunt Nationals

    The Washington Nationals were quickly turning into the bridesmaids of the 2016 MLB offseason, and not in the charming, Kristen Wiig sense of the word...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 68,604 reads 108 comments

  22. MLB Winter Meetings 2016: Analyzing Impact of All the Day 3 Deals, Rumors

    Day 3 of the 2016 MLB winter meetings started with a bang and ended with a bang, with assorted other bangs in between. Missed it and want to catch up? Welcome to the right place...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 8,548 reads 16 comments

  23. Chris Heston to Mariners: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners reportedly added some pitching depth Wednesday. According to Jon Morosi of MLB Network, the San Francisco Giants traded right-handed pitcher Chris Heston to Seattle...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 278 reads 0 comments

  24. Adam Eaton to Nationals in Trade Including Lucas Giolito: Details, Reaction

    The Chicago White Sox weren't done dealing when they announced they traded pitcher Chris Sale to the Boston Red Sox on Tuesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 5,667 reads 8 comments

  25. Chris Heston Reportedly Traded to Seattle Mariners

    San Francisco Giants relief pitcher Chris Heston has reportedly been traded to the Seattle Mariners after falling out of favor in the Bay Area...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 3 days ago 14,740 reads 17 comments