1. Gerrit Cole to Astros Trade Report Called 'False Rumor,' 'No Deal' for Pitcher

    The Houston Astros reportedly have not made a deal for Pittsburgh Pirates ace Gerrit Cole , despite a report to the contrary on Wednesday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  2. Gerrit Cole Trade Rumors: Astros, Pirates Deal for Pitcher 'Imminent'

    The Houston Astros are reportedly nearing a deal for Pittsburgh Pirates starting pitcher Gerrit Cole .   Jon Morosi of MLB ...

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  3. Manny Machado Trade Rumors: Diamondbacks 'Most Persistent' Team Chasing Deal

    The Arizona Diamondbacks reportedly continue to discuss a potential trade for Baltimore Orioles infielder Manny Machado , but a finalized deal isn't imminent...

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  4. One Thing MLB Could Do to Make Its Offseason as Exciting as the NBA's

    Not much can be done to make baseball like basketball. They're both sports, of course, but they're otherwise about as akin as spiders and spider monkeys...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  5. Odds for Each Suitor on Top Free Agents Jake Arrieta, Yu Darvish and More

    On one hand, it's disconcerting that many of Major League Baseball's top free agents are still looking for work with spring training games less than six weeks away...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 10 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  6. Each MLB Team's Most Overpaid and Underpaid Player

    Every MLB team, from free-spending clubs like the Los Angeles Dodgers and New York Yankees to penny-pinching organizations like the Tampa Bay Rays and Oakland Athletics, have two goals at the core of any contract signing...

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  7. Red Sox Need Manny Machado Blockbuster to Fix Offense, Block Him From Yankees

    Once upon a time, Manny Machado and the Boston Red Sox hated each other. Or, at least, it sure looked that way. We'll get into the particulars of the feud later...

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  8. Astros Trade Rumors: Gerrit Cole Talks Held Amid Links to Yankees

    The Houston Astros are reportedly in the market for more pitching before they begin their World Series defense...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 12 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. Sink or Swim: Young MLB Players in Danger of Flaming Out in 2018

    What's the flip side of breaking out? How about flaming out? To put it in dictionary definition form: Break out, verb: a touted young player who's living up to or exceeding expectations and accelerating onto the fast track toward sustained success..

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  10. Yangervis Solarte Reportedly Traded to Blue Jays; Padres Receive Edward Olivares

    The Toronto Blue Jays reportedly agreed to acquire infielder Yangervis Solarte from the San Diego Padres on Saturday, according to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan . Solarte, 30, is scheduled to earn $4 million in 2018...

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  11. Kazuhisa Makita, Padres Reportedly Agree to 2-Year, $4 Million Contract

    The San Diego Padres and Japanese pitcher Kazuhisa Makita have reportedly agreed to a two-year contract. Per Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, Makita's deal with the Padres will pay him around $4 million total...

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  12. Jenrry Mejia, Mets Agree to Contract to Avoid Arbitration Despite PED Suspension

    The New York Mets and suspended relief pitcher Jenrry Mejia avoided arbitration by agreeing to a contract for the 2018 season. Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported Mejia and the Mets settled for $1...

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  13. Rafael Palmeiro Posts Video in Batting Cage, Says 'The Comeback Is Real'

    Apparently, Rafael Palmeiro wasn't joking when he said he wanted to make a comeback. On Friday, the 53-year-old posted a video taking swings in the batting cage captioned, " Good to be back in the cage again...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  14. Boone Logan, Brewers Reportedly Agree to Contract

    Boone Logan agreed to terms on a contract with the Milwaukee Brewers , FanRag Sports' Jon Heyman reported Friday...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 14 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  15. Phillies' Carlos Santana Training by Pushing a Car Up a Hill

    First baseman Carlos Santana , who signed with the Philadelphia Phillies following the 2017 season, appears ready for the start of spring training...

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  16. Predicting Final Landing Spots for Top 10 Available MLB Offseason Targets

    Glaciers, garden snails and Bengie Molina trying to leg out a triple are just a few things that can claim to have moved faster than this winter's offseason market. But it's not over yet...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  17. 5 Win-Win Trade Ideas to Shift MLB's Balance of Power

    Until the hot stove finally heats up, there's no time like the present to engage in everyone's favorite winter pastime: dreaming up baseball trades. The goal here is to imagine five blockbusters...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  18. Yu Darvish to Yankees Would Cement Evil Empire as MLB's Best Now and For Future

    The New York Yankees are the New York Yankees again, supreme leaders of the Evil Empire and the best show in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  19. Mets Trade Rumors: Andrew McCutchen Swap Being Discussed with Pirates

    The New York Mets reportedly view Pittsburgh Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen as a potential trade target...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  20. Dodgers Trade for Scott Alexander in 3-Team Deal with Royals, White Sox

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have reportedly acquired reliever Scott Alexander in a three-team deal that will send pitcher Trevor Oaks to the Kansas City Royals and reliever Luis ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 15 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  21. Manny Machado Trade Rumors: Offers for 3B 'Not Close' to Orioles Asking Price

    Teams interested in Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado reportedly haven't offered anything close to what the O's are hoping to land in return for him, according to Tony Massarotti of 98...

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  22. Nationals Trade Rumors: Washington Interested in Chrsitian Yelich, J.T. Realmuto

    Add the Washington Nationals to the list of teams reportedly interested in acquiring outfielder Christian Yelich and catcher J.T. Realmuto from the Miami Marlins . Per MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  23. Giants Trade Rumors: Andrew McCutchen Talks Held with Pirates

    The San Francisco Giants and Pittsburgh Pirates reportedly have held discussions regarding Pirates outfielder Andrew McCutchen , according to Jon Paul Morosi of MLB .com...

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  24. Bleacher Report's Updated Farm System Rankings at the Start of 2018

    There's still a lot of the MLB offseason left, but it's time for an updated look at the MLB prospect landscape...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments

  25. What Eric Hosmer Must Do to Avoid Being Colossal $140M MLB Offseason Bust

    A free-agent market that's been stagnant all winter may finally be ready to dish out a nine-figure contract. The potential lucky recipient is at once unsurprising and arguably undeserving...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 1 reads 0 comments