1. Padres, Red Sox Nearing Deal to Swap Hanigan, Middlebrooks

    The Padres and Red Sox are nearing a trade that would send catcher Ryan Hanigan from San Diego to Boston in exchange for third baseman Will Middlebrooks, reports Yahoo's Jeff Passan (Twitter link)...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 2,602 reads 0 comments

  2. Max Fried, Jace Peterson to Braves: Trade Details, Scouting Report and Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves ' offseason transformation continued Friday as they dealt All-Star outfielder Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres for a quartet of prospects. According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 3 days ago 25,464 reads 66 comments

  3. Woman Sues Red Sox Owner over Elevator Fall

    BOSTON -- A 22-year-old woman who fell two stories down an elevator shaft at Fenway Park and was seriously injured is suing the owner of the Boston Red Sox and an elevator company...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  4. Cora on Castillo: 'He's Not a Prima Donna'

    Alex Cora, who played 14 seasons in the big leagues, including four with the Red Sox , on Wednesday gave a strong endorsement to Rusney Castillo, the Cuban outfielder who is playing ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  5. New York Yankees No Longer America's Most Valuable Pro Sports Franchise

    The Yankees , all $2.5 billion of them, are no longer the wealthiest professional sports franchise in America.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 15 reads 0 comments

  6. Report: Braves Get Top LHP Prospect Fried in Upton Deal

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  7. Giants' AT&T Park Is Perfect Place for Jake Peavy to Succeed in Career Twilight

    Since the day AT&T Park was officially open for business, the San Francisco Giants have been an attractive destination for pitchers because the stadium plays as one of the most pitcher-friendly parks in all of baseball...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 10,117 reads 12 comments

  8. MLB Rumors: Latest Buzz Surrounding David Ross, Allen Craig and More

    If you thought the Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox were done signing players this offseason just because they respectively landed Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez, think again...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 days ago 2,251 reads 0 comments

  9. Justin Upton to Padres: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    The latest domino of the Atlanta Braves ' offseason rebuild has fallen, as Atlanta agreed Friday to send outfielder Justin Upton to the San Diego Padres in exchange for prospects...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 3 days ago 142,812 reads 266 comments

  10. Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 7

    Major League Baseball is a month-and-a-half into the offseason and already oh-so-many moves have been made...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 3 days ago 12,683 reads 7 comments

  11. Troy Tulowitzki Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Rockies SS

    Troy Tulowitzki is one of baseball's most talented infielders. Yet with the shortstop locked into a massive contract for several more years and injury issues plaguing him in recent ...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 3 days ago 20,967 reads 43 comments

  12. Rockies Are Still Talking Tulo, and the Mets Are One Team Listening

    The Mets and Rockies have been quietly discussing a potential Troy Tulowitzki blockbuster for weeks, though it isn't known yet whether New York have a decent chance to complete such a deal...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 days ago 81 reads 0 comments

  13. Dodgers' Vin Scully Loses One Golden Ring in Holiday Loop Around Costco

    Vin Scully can find his way into our hearts even during the gloomiest winter afternoons, as he proved again Thursday when he unwittingly starred in his own holiday movie...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  14. Reassessing the Cincinnati Reds' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty finally made a significant play on the last day of the winter meetings, flipping Alfredo Simon for two of Detroit 's top-10 prospects before swapping Mat Latos for two promising young talents from Miami...

    Tyler Grote Written by Tyler Grote about 3 days ago 2,270 reads 3 comments

  15. Jake Peavy to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After bouncing from coast to coast in less than a year, Jake Peavy has decided to stay put in the National League West Division, as the former Cy Young winner has reportedly agreed to a contract with the San Francisco Giants ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 3 days ago 16,264 reads 46 comments

  16. Editorial: St. Petersburg's Minor League City Council

    The St. Petersburg City Council succumbed to fear, parochialism and short-sighted thinking Thursday by rejecting a fair agreement to let the Tampa Bay Rays look for new stadium sites in both Pinellas and Hillsborough counties...

    Jack Dale Written by Jack Dale about 3 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  17. Top MLB Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

    Many of baseball’s top prospects are spending the offseason playing in winter leagues in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Venezuela, hoping to get a head start ...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 3 days ago 31,292 reads 6 comments

  18. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly of Remaining MLB Pitching Market

    There's not much to talk about regarding hitters on Major League Baseball's offseason market. There was once, but signings and trades have taken care of that. They're all gone now...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 12,970 reads 6 comments

  19. Max Scherzer Is the Splash San Francisco Giants Need to Salvage Offseason

    Somewhere in a quiet corner of AT&T Park, San Francisco Giants general manager Brian Sabean pushes the record button on an R-2 unit and says, "Help us, Max Scherzer . You're our only hope...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 22,615 reads 64 comments

  20. 3 Available Players Still Within Reach of the New York Mets

    The holiday season is here and the Mets are still in the midst of the current offseason. Not too many moves really need to be made at this point generally speaking, but that does ...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 3 days ago 5,623 reads 0 comments

  21. 10 Low-Risk, High-Reward MLB Offseason Targets Still on Open Market

    Multi -million dollar free-agent signings and blockbuster trades dominate the headlines during the MLB offseason, and understandably so, but there is something to be said for taking a chance on a low-risk, high-reward candidate...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 3 days ago 5,866 reads 2 comments

  22. Marlins Owner Jeffrey Loria Did Not Sucker Giancarlo Stanton into Losing Future

    Boxing promoters, politicians, televangelists draped in gaudy jewelry, Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria. You take everything these people say, especially the promises, with a dump truck’s load of skepticism...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 3 days ago 7,012 reads 7 comments

  23. A's trade Norris for 2 pitchers

    Oakland 's winter of trading away All-Stars knows no end — catcher Derek Norris has become the latest to depart.....

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  24. Flurry of Offseason Moves Positions Padres as Sleepers in the NL West

    The San Diego Padres share a division with the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers , the biggest-spending club in baseball...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 4 days ago 9,765 reads 32 comments

  25. Billy Beane Continues to Sell High on A's 2014 All-Stars with Derek Norris Deal

    And so the Oakland Athletics tear-down continues. General manager Billy Beane made yet another trade Thursday evening, sending All-Star catcher Derek Norris to California neighbors, ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 4 days ago 15,415 reads 46 comments