1. 'God Bless America': Bryce Harper's $400M Price Tag Could Be an MLB Game-Changer

    NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Here the winter meetings are, smack in the Washington Nationals' backyard, and this might be where you can look out and see the end of the line for Bryce Harper in the nation's capital...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 1 day ago 52,819 reads 98 comments

  2. Mark Melancon Puts Giants Back on Level for NL West Dominance

    The San Francisco Giants ' run of even-year championships finally ended in 2016 in large part because their bullpen was cursed. Or to put it more bluntly, just not very good...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 day ago 10,725 reads 56 comments

  3. MLB Winter Meetings 2016: Analyzing Impact of All the Day 1 Deals, Rumors

    Teams wasted little time in getting down to business on the first day of MLB 's annual winter meetings, as Rich Hill and Mark Melancon , two of the higher-profile free agents, came off the board...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 day ago 14,160 reads 30 comments

  4. John Farrell's Contract Option Picked Up by Red Sox: Latest Details, Reaction

    The Boston Red Sox won the American League East in 2016 under John Farrell , and the organization decided Monday to keep the manager around a bit longer...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1,239 reads 0 comments

  5. Bryce Harper Contract: Latest News, Rumors on OF's Negotiations with Nationals

    Although Washington Nationals star Bryce Harper is under team control for the next two seasons, speculation is already running rampant as to his future in the nation's capital beyond the 2018 campaign...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 2 days ago 158,064 reads 207 comments

  6. 2017 World Baseball Classic Initial List of Confirmed Players Announced by MLB

    The World Baseball Classic confirmed Monday the participation of 30 players, highlighted by a list of 24 MLB All-Stars, according to MLB Communications ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 1,214 reads 0 comments

  7. Rich Hill Re-Signs with Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers were so enamored with Rich Hill after acquiring him in August that they have decided to keep him around with a new contract extension, announcing Monday that they had signed him to a three-year contract...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 days ago 6,530 reads 28 comments

  8. Wade Davis Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Royals RP

    Kansas City Royals closer Wade Davis has been the subject of trade rumors this offseason, and the team has reportedly found a trade partner. Continue for updates. Cubs, Royals Reportedly Have Deal for Davis Wednesday, Dec...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 2 days ago 92,095 reads 126 comments

  9. Mark Melancon to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Mark Melancon spent the second half of the 2016 season with the Washington Nationals , but the 31-year-old closer is moving on from the reigning National League East champions after signing with the San Francisco Giants on Monday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 2 days ago 24,066 reads 118 comments

  10. Joaquin Benoit to Phillies: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies took a big step toward shoring up their bullpen with the addition of Joaquin Benoit on Monday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 5,203 reads 6 comments

  11. Steve Pearce to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays added a high-upside player to the roster Monday with the signing of Steve Pearce to a two-year, $12.5 million deal...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 2 days ago 7,964 reads 12 comments

  12. MLB, Under Armour Announce 10-Year Deal for On-Field Uniforms

    Under Armour is coming to Major League Baseball. The apparel company announced a 10-year partnership with MLB on Monday that will make it baseball's official uniform supplier beginning in 2020...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 2 days ago 11,867 reads 12 comments

  13. MLB Winter Meetings 2016 Day 1: Live Coverage of All the Latest Deals, Rumors

    Between the new collective bargaining agreement being hammered out, a number of notable free agents already signing and a handful of significant trades, it's been a busy first month of the MLB offseason...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 2 days ago 23,669 reads 62 comments

  14. Andrew McCutchen Blockbuster Trade Is Calculated Risk Nationals Must Take

    In a baseball year that was about ending droughts, the Washington Nationals had to sit back and wonder why they were left out. They have a good team...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 days ago 23,472 reads 23 comments

  15. Brandon McCarthy Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Dodgers Pitcher

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to make a splash on the open market during the offseason, and Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine reported that they are shopping right-handed ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 2 days ago 1,288 reads 2 comments

  16. Scott Kazmir Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Dodgers Pitcher

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have a crowded roster heading into the meat of their offseason and are reportedly shopping left-handed pitcher Scott Kazmir to create additional space, per Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 952 reads 0 comments

  17. Final Predictions, Teams to Watch at 2016 MLB Winter Meetings

    If the Gaylord National Resort & Convention Center in National Harbor, Maryland, had a slogan, it'd be "ready, set, go." It's the scene of baseball's 2016 winter meetings, after all, which kick off in earnest Monday and run through Thursday...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 24,869 reads 39 comments

  18. Matt Holliday Adds Proven Winner to Hasten Upstart Yankees' Youthful Rebuild

    A scant three weeks before Christmas, the New York Yankees signed Matt Holliday for one year and $13 million, per Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball. I will spare you the painfully obvious holiday/Holliday puns...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 22,619 reads 47 comments

  19. Matt Holliday to Yankees: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Matt Holliday struggled to find his previous All-Star form throughout an injury-marred 2016 season, but the New York Yankees reportedly took a chance on him Sunday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 27,984 reads 56 comments

  20. Bud Selig, John Schuerholz Elected to Baseball Hall of Fame: Details, Reaction

    Former MLB Commissioner Bud Selig and Atlanta Braves president and longtime executive John Schuerholz were elected to the National Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday by the Today's Game Era Committee...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 2,799 reads 7 comments

  21. MLB Rumors: Hottest Trade Rumors Entering Winter Meetings 2016

    The 2016 Major League Baseball winter meetings will run from Sunday through Thursday in National Harbor, Maryland, and trade buzz is picking up as general managers get ready to intensify discussions regarding some of the sport's biggest names...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 3 days ago 5,644 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Winter Meetings 2016: Dates, Schedule, Rumors and Predictions

    The first week of December is typically an optimistic time for all 30 Major League Baseball teams because it marks the start of the winter meetings, where club executives and agents discuss potential deals...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 5,978 reads 0 comments

  23. Remaining 2016-17 MLB Free Agents Who Suddenly Look Like Huge Values

    It’s fairly easy to write a check. Do you want a free agent on your team? All an executive really needs to do is offer that player a bigger contract than every other team in contention for his services...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 3 days ago 18,612 reads 15 comments

  24. Carlos Beltran Signing Puts Astros One Step Away from AL Favorites

    The last time Carlos Beltran was in a Houston Astros uniform, he was punishing baseballs left and right as he led the team deep into the postseason. It could be deja vu all over again 11 months from now...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 days ago 23,155 reads 48 comments

  25. Carlos Beltran to Astros: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Outfielder Carlos Beltran will spend his 20th MLB season in Houston after signing a one-year, $16 million contract with the Astros on Saturday...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 4 days ago 1,923 reads 1 comments