1. Dallas Keuchel on Possible World Series Hangover: 'We're Not the Cubs'

    Houston Astros pitcher Dallas Keuchel believes his team is talented enough to defend its World Series crown in the 2018 season and suggested as much in a way that is sure to turn some heads in Chicago...

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  2. Ichiro's Dream of Playing Baseball Until He's 50 Is Alive and Well

    There's nothing better in spring training than a hot young prospect. So why am I most excited this week about a guy who was getting paid to play before those young guys were even ...

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  3. Top Prospects Who Are MLB's Future 5-Tool Superstars

    A five-tool player is someone with above-average ability in all five MLB tool categories : hit, power, speed, arm and defense. In today's game, that's generally someone who can bat around ...

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  4. 2018 Spring Training Predictions for All 30 MLB Teams' Final 25-Man Rosters

    With Opening Day looming on March 29, teams across Major League Baseball don't have long until the games stop being for practice and start counting for real. They also don't have long to finalize their rosters...

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  5. Jose Bautista Mulling Free-Agent Options, Not Considering Retirement

    Jose Bautista was among MLB 's unsigned free agents at spring training's start, but even as he begins March without a job, he is not giving thought to retirement...

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  6. Mike Moustakas Re-Signs with Royals on 1-Year Contract with Option

    The Kansas City Royals retained a fan favorite by re-signing third baseman Mike Moustakas to a one-year contract, the team announced Saturday...

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  7. Carlos Gonzalez Reportedly to Re-Sign with Rockies on 1-Year Contract

    Outfielder Carlos Gonzalez 's days with the Colorado Rockies will continue after he re-signed with the team Thursday. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported the outfielder will return to the club on a one-year deal...

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  8. Mike Moustakas Re-Signs with Kansas City Royals

    The Kansas City Royals free-agent third baseman Mike Moustakas agreed to a one-year contract with a mutual option in the second year, Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan reported. According to Passan, Moustakas will make $6...

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  9. Javy Baez Hamstring Injury Diagnosed as Tightness After Exiting vs. Padres

    Chicago Cubs infielder Javier Baez left Thursday's game against the San Diego Padres with what was described as left hamstring tightness immediately after legging out a double, according to Bruce Levine of WSCR-AM...

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  10. Jake Arrieta Rumors: Padres 'Talking Internally' About Signing Ex-Cubs Pitcher

    The San Diego Padres have been " talking internally" about the possibility of signing veteran free-agent pitcher Jake Arrieta , according to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports...

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  11. Aaron Judge 'Leaning Toward' Not Participating in 2018 MLB Home Run Derby

    Reigning Home Run Derby champion Aaron Judge said he's likely "done" competing in the event. The New York Yankees slugger told The Players' Tribune podcast he doesn't expect to ...

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  12. Kyle Tucker Is About to Make MLB's Most Lethal Offense Flat-out Unfair

    The rich get richer. So it goes in life; so it (often) goes in baseball. Take the Houston Astros . They're the defending champions of MLB and still cleaning the champagne and confetti off their uniforms...

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  13. MLB Position Power Rankings 2018: B/R's Top 30 Second Basemen

    Ahead, we've set out to identify the top 30 second basemen in the league heading into the 2018 season. A few things to consider before we get started: League averages: For ...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Impact MLB Trades to Fix Teams' Huge Spring Training Holes

    With Opening Day just weeks away and offseason business largely concluded, there really aren't many significant roster holes left in Major League Baseball. That doesn't mean we can't spot a few and propose trades that could fix them...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Royals Held Seminar on Pornography Addiction at Spring Training

    The Kansas City Royals were apparently worried about more than just baseball at this year's spring training. According to Nicholas Parco of the New York Daily News , the team hosted a seminar with the anti-pornography group Fight the New Drug...

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  16. Clayton Kershaw, Justin Turner Feel Dodgers' Shohei Ohtani Bid Was Waste of Time

    Two stars from the Los Angeles Dodgers were less than enthused to see their team in the offseason sweepstakes to sign Japanese free agent Shohei Ohtani...

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  17. Report: Ricky Nolasco, Royals Agree to $1.5M Minor League Contract

    Ricky Nolasco and the Kansas City Royals reportedly agreed to terms Wednesday on a one-year, $1.5 million minor league contract that includes $250,000 in incentives, according to FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman ...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Ichiro Suzuki Wants to Play Until 50, Lauds Shohei Ohtani at Mariners Presser

    The Seattle Mariners announced a one-year deal Wednesday to bring back outfielder Ichiro Suzuki , and the 10-time All-Star addressed his future in Major League Baseball in a press conference...

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  19. Ichiro Suzuki Agrees to Mariners Contract After 3 Seasons with Marlins

    Ichiro Suzuki is extending his Major League Baseball by going back to where it started after agreeing to a deal with the Seattle Mariners ...

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  20. MLB's Team-by-Team Spring Training Prospect Report

    Spring training is about a lot of things. For veterans, it's a time to stretch muscles, hone swings and rediscover release points. For prospects, the exhibition slate is an opportunity to showcase skills and possibly win an MLB job...

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  21. Spring Training 2018: Identifying Fool's Gold Among Breakout Stars

    Spring training is the best because it marks the annual return of Major League Baseball. And yet, it is also the worst because you never know which players to trust. Well, we're here to help...

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  22. Top Prospects Who Are MLB's Future 500-Foot Home Run Sluggers

    The 2017 MLB season brought two more sluggers into the national spotlight as Aaron Judge and Cody Bellinger burst onto the scene...

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  23. Twins Rumors: Lance Lynn Turned Down 2-Year, $20M Contract Offer

    Although Lance Lynn remains unsigned as teams continue spring training, he has reportedly received offers...

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  24. Tim Lincecum Says Signing with Dodgers 'Would Be Betraying My Heart'

    Tim Lincecum signed with the Texas Rangers this offseason and is set to compete for a role out of the bullpen, but the other club that offered him an MLB invite was the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

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  25. Report: Rangers Agree to Contract with Cuban Prospect Julio Pablo Martinez

    Cuban prospect Julio Pablo Martinez has reportedly agreed to a deal with the Texas Rangers . Per Baseball America 's Ben Badler , Martinez will receive a $2.8 million signing bonus from the Rangers...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 1 reads 0 comments