1. Complete 2016 Arizona Fall League Update with Breakout Stars, Disappointments

    The 2016 Arizona Fall League has come to an end, with the Mesa Solar Sox winning it all, besting the Surprise Saguaros 6-1 in the AFL Championship Game . But the AFL isn't about teams with excellent nicknames or championships...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 9 days ago 2,723 reads 0 comments

  2. Top MLB-Ready Prospects Who'll Benefit Most from the Offseason Frenzy

    The focus of MLB offseason conversations is generally on what players teams could potentially add to fill areas of need, but often times the answer is already in-house...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 10 days ago 20,169 reads 26 comments

  3. Pablo Sandoval Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Red Sox 3B

    Boston Red Sox third baseman Pablo Sandoval hasn't lived up to the expectations of his big contract and could be on the move because of that, with his former team the San Francisco Giants being rumored as a potential suitor...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 11 days ago 35,161 reads 75 comments

  4. Odds of All 30 MLB Teams' Hottest Offseason Rumor Becoming Reality

    With the MLB offseason in full swing, the hot stove seemingly provides us with a handful of new rumors to discuss on a daily basis...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 11 days ago 124,729 reads 52 comments

  5. Top Potential Ian Kinsler Suitors, Trade Packages

    The hot-stove rumor mill has made it clear that the Detroit Tigers have all their star players on the table. Miguel Cabrera. Justin Verlander. J.D. and Victor Martinez. And then there's arguably their most attractive trade chip: Ian Kinsler ...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 11 days ago 39,416 reads 45 comments

  6. Impact MLB Offseason Moves Teams Should Pull the Trigger on ASAP

    Thanksgiving is behind us (belch), and the winter meetings kick off Dec. 4, but MLB 's hot stove is lukewarm at best. Sure, a few meaningful deals have gone down...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 59,630 reads 93 comments

  7. Sean Rodriguez to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves added one of the most versatile players in baseball Thursday by signing Sean Rodriguez to a two-year deal, the team announced on Wednesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 12 days ago 19,044 reads 23 comments

  8. Taijuan Walker to Diamondbacks for Jean Segura: Latest Trade Details, Reaction

    The Seattle Mariners agreed to trade starting pitcher Taijuan Walker to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday as part of a five-player trade...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 12 days ago 30,102 reads 87 comments

  9. Kenley Jansen Would Be Classic Head-Scratching Move for Adrift Marlins Franchise

    Kenley Jansen is one of the best relief pitchers in baseball. By definition, he'll improve any club that signs him. He doesn't make sense for every team, however, financially or strategically, including the Miami Marlins ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 12 days ago 18,178 reads 20 comments

  10. Best 2016-17 MLB Free-Agency Fallback Options, Position by Position

    Any good baseball executive enters free agency with more than one plan in mind. Even the best of baseball operations departments cannot predict what a player may decide...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 13 days ago 10,529 reads 14 comments

  11. Former Dodgers Pitcher Ralph Branca Dies at 90

    Longtime Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Ralph Branca died Wednesday at the age of 90. Bobby Valentine, a former MLB manager and husband to Branca's daughter, Mary, announced the ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 13 days ago 4,992 reads 7 comments

  12. Updated Predictions for Where MLB's Top 15 Remaining Free Agents Will Land

    We're less than a month into the Hot Stove League and, already, five of the MLB free agents that appeared on our initial Top 25 Big Board at the end of September have come off the market...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 13 days ago 66,279 reads 93 comments

  13. MLB Trade Rumors: Analyzing Buzz on Andrew McCutchen, Ian Kinsler and More

    Free agency gets all the headlines this time of year in Major League Baseball, but a dreadful crop of talent for all 30 teams to choose from should boost interest and activity in the trade market over the winter...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 13 days ago 3,951 reads 0 comments

  14. Rich Hill Signing Would Be Great Yankees Fit for Both Present and Future

    The New York Yankees need a starting pitcher. In past winters, that would have led to their going after only the best options, and damn the cost! But since they need to be smart this winter, let's help point them toward Rich Hill...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 14,250 reads 26 comments

  15. Creating a United States Team That Can Win the 2017 World Baseball Classic

    The World Baseball Classic is back —or it will be this spring, with the fourth installment of the international baseball tournament scheduled to kick off on Mar. 6 and the championship game slated for Mar...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 13,816 reads 55 comments

  16. Would Evan Longoria Trade Actually Make the Los Angeles Dodgers Better?

    It's November. That means turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and Evan Longoria to the Los Angeles Dodgers rumors. Here's one, courtesy of MLB Network's Jon Morosi: OK, that's less a rumor and more informed speculation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 13 days ago 27,010 reads 62 comments

  17. It's Time to Take the Threat of an MLB Lockout Seriously

    It's been 21 years since Major League Baseball exited its last work stoppage. Oh, how I'd love to tack an "and counting" on the end of that sentence. Instead, time may be counting down to baseball's next work stoppage...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 13 days ago 22,834 reads 71 comments

  18. MLB, MLBPA Agree on New 5-Year CBA Deal

    Major League Baseball owners and players have agreed upon a new collective bargaining agreement ahead of the Thursday expiration of the current deal. Continue for updates. MLBPA, MLB Reach Agreement on New CBA Wednesday, Nov...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 13 days ago 32,871 reads 42 comments

  19. Jason Castro to Twins: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran catcher Jason Castro reached an agreement on Nov. 22 with the Minnesota Twins on a new contract. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports cited a source and reported the news...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 14 days ago 13,970 reads 18 comments

  20. MLB Teams That Could Surprise with Huge 2016-17 Offseason Splashes

    Like the action on the field, Major League Baseball doesn't always follow the offseason script outsiders anticipate. Big-market clubs don't always make the biggest splashes...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 14 days ago 1,705 reads 0 comments

  21. MLB Free Agents 2017: Rumors and Predictions for Biggest Stars

    Major League Baseball's offseason has already seen some action, but things will pick up after Thanksgiving as every team and free agent prepares for the winter meetings in December...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 14 days ago 14,172 reads 0 comments

  22. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Latest Offseason Week 4 News, Rumors and Speculation

    It's only fitting that the trade chatter on baseball's rumor mill has begun to look like the dinner table at Thanksgiving: A veritable smorgasbord of options to choose from for us ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 14 days ago 2,050 reads 0 comments

  23. Jose Quintana, Not Chris Sale, Is Top MLB Offseason Trade Target

    In a winter during which aces are in short supply, the hot-stove trade market seems to revolve around Chris Sale. And he's not even the best thing on the market...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 14 days ago 19,536 reads 55 comments

  24. Justin Verlander Trade Would Propel Red Sox to the Top of AL Hierarchy

    Justin Verlander and Boston Red Sox fans may not be on the best terms right now. After Verlander lost the American League Cy Young Award to Boston sinkerballer Rick Porcello, Verlander's ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 40,146 reads 75 comments

  25. Should the Orioles Sell High on Uber-Closer Zach Britton?

    Baltimore Orioles closer Zach Britton didn't win the American League Cy Young Award. He didn't even finish among the top three, much to the consternation of his skipper...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 14 days ago 8,403 reads 18 comments