1. Mike Leake to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the second time in less than a year, Mike Leake has found a new home, agreeing to terms with the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 33,631 reads 160 comments

  2. MLB Trade Rumors: Potential Jake Odorizzi Trade Packages

    While trade chatter in the Hot Stove League has begun to regurgitate many of the same names we've been talking about for much of the offseason, a list that includes Carlos Carrasco ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 39,444 reads 77 comments

  3. Big MLB Offseason Values Still Available in Shrinking Player Pool

    It's almost Christmas, and 2016 is right around the corner. It's hard to believe that we're just over two months away from hearing those fateful words: "pitchers and catchers...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 1 month ago 12,217 reads 13 comments

  4. Are Yankees Setting Stage for Colossal Spending in Historic 2018 Free Agency?

    Are you sitting there wondering why the New York Yankees haven't seemed interested in building for 2016 this winter? Here's a potential spoiler: It might be because they have their eyes on what's coming after 2018...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 71,834 reads 164 comments

  5. Which of Scott Kazmir's Final Suitors Needs Him the Most?

    Perhaps because there are other things going on this time of year, it sure seems like Major League Baseball's offseason market has slowed to a crawl. Save for one exception...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 38,122 reads 38 comments

  6. Will the 'Rise of the Opt-Out' in MLB Be a Win-Win Scheme or Future Regret?

    Opt-out clauses don't sound especially exciting. And they aren't, unless contract loopholes get your pulse pumping. But they have reshaped the MLB offseason landscape, and they're redefining the nature of marquee free-agent negotiations...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 8,762 reads 23 comments

  7. Turner Field Sold to Georgia State: Latest Details, Comments and Reaction

    The future of Turner Field following the Atlanta Braves' departure has finally been determined, as the Atlanta Journal-Constitution 's Katie Leslie and J...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 1 month ago 8,327 reads 9 comments

  8. Wade Boggs to Have No. 26 Retired by Red Sox: Date, Comments and Reaction

    Twenty-four years after he played his final game for the organization, the Boston Red Sox announced Monday they will retire Wade Boggs' No. 26 in May. Boggs was overwhelmed upon hearing the news: Boggs played in 1,625 games for the Red Sox...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 9,127 reads 42 comments

  9. Every MLB Team's Biggest Missed 2015-16 Offseason Opportunity Thus Far

    The MLB offseason is still far from over, but we have already seen a flurry of activity that began well before the winter meetings kicked off and has continued through the winter meetings...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 110,533 reads 220 comments

  10. Assessing Justin Upton's, Yoenis Cespedes' Worth After Jason Heyward's Megadeal

    For a brief moment in time, the entire belief made a lot of sense. It was too logical not to. Major League Baseball’s free agency and trade market had seen the predictable run on starting pitchers, and even a bunch of relievers...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 34,346 reads 50 comments

  11. Madison Bumgarner-Johnny Cueto Duo Can Be Best of Giants' Title Era

    It's an even year, San Francisco Giants fans. And that means—well, here's the thing. You want honesty? It means nothing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 22,726 reads 97 comments

  12. Playing Panic or Patience with MLB's Most Inactive Contenders

    The good news for MLB 's most inactive contenders—like the Kansas City Royals and Los Angeles Dodgers — is that it's not even Christmas yet, which means there's still plenty of time to shop...

    Karl Buscheck Written by Karl Buscheck about 1 month ago 23,243 reads 45 comments

  13. Jason Heyward's St. Louis Comments Add Spice to Simmering Cardinals-Cubs Rivalry

    The reignited rivalry between the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago Cubs didn't need any more heat. But Jason Heyward and Mike Matheny went ahead and added some spice anyway. It began at Heyward's introductory press conference on Dec...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 44,228 reads 192 comments

  14. Mike Matheny Responds to Jason Heyward's Comments on Cardinals

    Jason Heyward signed an eight-year, $184 million contract with the Chicago Cubs this offseason after spending 2015 with the St. Louis Cardinals ...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 1 month ago 26,717 reads 112 comments

  15. Yu Darvish Injury: Updates on Rangers SP's Recovery from Tommy John Surgery

    Yu Darvish missed the entirety of the 2015 season following Tommy John surgery , and the Texas Rangers starting pitcher could be out of the rotation for another month upon the start of the 2016 campaign...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 10,419 reads 7 comments

  16. Top MLB Prospects Tearing It Up in the 2015 Winter Leagues

    While the attention of the baseball world remains fixated on the never-ending news machine that is the MLB offseason, some well-known prospects are making cases for 2016 roster spots in winter leagues across the Caribbean...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 1 month ago 148,443 reads 43 comments

  17. MLB Teams That Could Now Be Facing Nightmare Offseason Scenarios

    The Major League Baseball offseason: where teams' wildest dreams come true. Or, their worst nightmares. Sad, but true. The offseason definitely giveth, but it can also taketh away and can play really hard to get...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 57,751 reads 136 comments

  18. Adam Ottavino and Rockies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman , the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a three-year extension worth $10.4 million with reliever Adam Ottavino on Saturday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 2,653 reads 3 comments

  19. Yasiel Puig Misidentified in Video of Alleged Bar Fight

    Yasiel Puig 's lawyer denied a video released on Saturday was his client taking part in a bar fight on the eve of Thanksgiving in Miami, according to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 148,527 reads 137 comments

  20. MLB Teams That Can Still Make Late Charge as Offseason Winners

    There are always winners and losers in every aspect of life. The 2015 MLB offseason has been no different...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 1 month ago 20,041 reads 23 comments

  21. Key Takeaways from Week 6 of MLB Hot Stove Chatter

    We are a week removed from the Major League Baseball winter meetings, but the action has cooled only slightly...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 17,635 reads 22 comments

  22. If Alex Gordon Walks Away, Will Royals Have Enough to Sustain Their Amazing Run?

    First the good news, Royals fans: Kansas City made an offer to free-agent left fielder Alex Gordon , a key piece of their championship puzzle. The bad news? Gordon basically spit on it...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 15,306 reads 46 comments

  23. Hisashi Iwakuma's Surprise Return Caps Mariners' Surge Back to AL West Relevance

    For a time, it looked like the Seattle Mariners had lost Hisashi Iwakuma. During that time, they had the look of a solid yet flawed team. But then Iwakuma fell back into their laps...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 19,638 reads 50 comments

  24. Mike Aviles to Tigers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Following a three-year stint with the Cleveland Indians , Mike Aviles is headed to the Detroit Tigers on a one-year deal, the team announced . ESPN's Buster Olney initially reported the deal...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 1 month ago 9,685 reads 15 comments

  25. Nationals Star Bryce Harper Joins '500 Club' with Impressive Deadlift

    Anybody who has watched Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper in his first four years in the majors knows he has incredible strength...

    Kyle Newport Written by Kyle Newport about 1 month ago 46,122 reads 59 comments