1. 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 12 days ago 14,105 reads 0 comments

  2. 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 13 days ago 2,035 reads 0 comments

  3. 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 13 days ago 19,505 reads 55 comments

  4. 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 13 days ago 40,086 reads 75 comments

  5. 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 13 days ago 8,367 reads 18 comments

  6. Rangers Prospects Reportedly Questioned for Alleged Sexual Assault of Teammate

    Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan reported Monday that authorities in the Dominican Republic are investigating allegations that a group of Texas Rangers prospects sexually assaulted an underage teammate in a "hazing incident...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 13 days ago 44,533 reads 0 comments

  7. 2017 BBWAA Hall of Fame Ballot Released

    The Baseball Writers' Association of America (BBWAA) released its 2017 Hall of Fame ballot Monday, and Jeff Bagwell, Trevor Hoffman, Tim Raines, Vladimir Guerrero, Manny Ramirez, ...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 13 days ago 10,815 reads 19 comments

  8. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding Chris Sale, Chris Archer and More

    Major League Baseball has officially begun its descent into winter in the early portions of the offseason. But the hot stove is growing warmer with some big names popping up in the trade market...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 13 days ago 19,730 reads 32 comments

  9. 2017 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Hottest Available Players

    Now that MLB teams drew first blood in the offseason's free-agency market, expect the floodgates to soon open...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 13 days ago 81,468 reads 53 comments

  10. All 30 MLB Teams' Best Trade Assets for the 2016-17 Offseason

    The early stages of the MLB offseason are generally filled with speculation as to where the top free agents might sign and rumors as to which players are expected to be available on the trade market...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 13 days ago 68,455 reads 58 comments

  11. Andrew McCutchen Is the Forgotten Superstar on the MLB Trade Market

    There's a club of major league superstars so exclusive it has just two members. To get in requires a number of recent top-five finishes in Most Valuable Player voting. One year won't do—sorry, Bryce Harper—and neither will two...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 14 days ago 25,178 reads 44 comments

  12. Is Aroldis Chapman or Dexter Fowler More Critical to Cubs' 2017 Repeat Push?

    Let's pretend for just a moment that Theo Epstein isn't some sort of divine power, which, if you polled those in Chicago, is the pervasive feeling since baseball underwent its version of an apocalypse: a Chicago Cubs World Series win...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 14 days ago 18,894 reads 73 comments

  13. Elite MLB Prospects Who Are Linchpins in Possible Blockbuster Winter Trades

    This year's MLB offseason is shaping up to be a busy one on the trade market as teams turn their attention to potential blockbuster deals to offset one of the weakest free-agent markets in recent memory...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 14 days ago 26,695 reads 27 comments

  14. Brett Cecil to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Free-agent relief pitcher Brett Cecil will have a new home for the first time in his eight-year MLB career, as he signed a four-year deal with the St. Louis Cardinals on Saturday, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 15 days ago 17,895 reads 49 comments

  15. Surprise Potential Suitors for the Top 2016-17 MLB Offseason Names

    Offseason rumors tend to look like a stock car race. There are early front-runners, of course. And those teams linked to players in the early stages of the offseason do, quite frequently, end up acquiring said player...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 16 days ago 44,507 reads 47 comments

  16. Esurance MLB Awards 2016 Results: Winners and Twitter Reaction

    Major League Baseball's 2016 season officially came to an end on Friday night with Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout taking home top honors as the best major leaguer at the Esurance MLB Awards show...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 16 days ago 22,629 reads 34 comments

  17. The Braves Shouldn't Be the Team to Break the Prospect Bank for Chris Sale

    The Atlanta Braves seem to have a Chris Sale obsession. I say we stage an intervention before it gets any worse. Who's with me? OK, maybe some concessions are in order first...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 25,381 reads 49 comments

  18. Andrew Cashner to Rangers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Andrew Cashner turned in arguably the worst season of his career in 2016, but the Texas Rangers took a chance on him Friday to the tune of a one-year, $10 million contract...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 16 days ago 7,999 reads 32 comments

  19. Kris Bryant Joins Dustin Pedroia, Cal Ripken in Elite Category After Winning MVP

    Kris Bryant won the NL MVP on Thursday, joining Dustin Pedroia and Cal Ripken as the only players in MLB history to win Rookie of the Year, MVP and a World Series within their first two seasons...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Daily Facts about 16 days ago 5,073 reads 3 comments

  20. Projecting the Domino Effect If MLB's Biggest 2016 Hot Stove Rumors Come True

    Who's up for some hot stove fan fiction? Hey, we might as well indulge ourselves while we wait for Major League Baseball's offseason to kick into high gear. There have been some moves, but nothing too major yet...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 26,488 reads 12 comments

  21. Top Bounce-Back Candidates Available on the 2016-17 MLB Offseason Market

    Superstar-caliber players generally dominate headlines each MLB offseason. They will be agreeing to big-money deals and are often viewed as the missing piece that could push a team over the top in its pursuit of a championship...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 17 days ago 21,123 reads 13 comments

  22. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2016-2017 MLB Offseason, Week 3

    Imagine the 2017 seasons as a bunch of puzzle pieces spread all over a table. We know which players will influence the outcome of the upcoming baseball season, but we don’t know how they will fit together...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 17 days ago 15,332 reads 15 comments

  23. How Would Yankees and Red Sox Inaction Change the Offseason Buyer's Market?

    The New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox are the perennial giants of the MLB offseason. They're always among the game's biggest spenders. This year, they've also got stellar farm systems, meaning mega-trades are theoretically on the table...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 20,549 reads 40 comments

  24. McCann, Reddick Give Houston Strong Vets to Help Push Young Astros Over the Hump

    On Thursday, the Houston Astros sent a message to their fanbase, and it was loud and clear: We want to get back. Back on track. Back to the postseason. Back into position as one of baseball's up-and-coming contenders...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 17 days ago 16,270 reads 13 comments

  25. Mike Trout Is Bull's-Eye Choice for AL MVP as MLB's Consensus Best Player

    It feels like an upset that   Mike Trout  won the American League MVP. That says enough about where the baseball world is. Or rather, where it's been...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 17 days ago 11,538 reads 68 comments