1. Boston Red Sox: 4 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    The Boston Red Sox are all set for spring training. They have all the pieces they require and then some. Or do they? On appearances, sure. The Red Sox's lineup, starting rotation and bullpen are filled up with mostly quality players...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 13,308 reads 0 comments

  2. Kyle Schwarber's About to Get a Lot Scarier in First Full MLB Season

    The following statement is a holdover from this time last year: Kyle Schwarber is going to be a beast in his first full major league season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 24 days ago 44,824 reads 0 comments

  3. Predicting MLB's Best and Worst 2016-17 Offseason Moves

    The press conferences are so much fun. The new jerseys fit so well—and sell well in the club shops too! By the warmth of a hot stove, almost any MLB winter move can look like a good one...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 24 days ago 69,496 reads 0 comments

  4. Chris Coghlan to Phillies: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Philadelphia Phillies and utility player Chris Coghlan agreed to a minor league contract with an invite to spring training, according to Todd Zolecki of MLB .com and Jon Heyman of Today's Knuckleball...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 24 days ago 2,326 reads 0 comments

  5. Sergio Romo Reportedly Agrees to Deal with Dodgers

    Free-agent reliever Sergio Romo spent the first nine years of his major league career with the San Francisco Giants , but it appears he's found a new home in the NL West with the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 24 days ago 15,523 reads 0 comments

  6. Aroldis Chapman Signing, Domestic Violence Discussed by Hal Steinbrenner

    New York Yankees principal owner Hal Steinbrenner said Thursday the organization's decision to bring back closer Aroldis Chapman was in part due to the fans' love for the flame-throwing reliever...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 24 days ago 7,198 reads 0 comments

  7. Boone Logan to Indians: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran pitcher Boone Logan spent the last three seasons of his career with the Colorado Rockies , but the 32-year-old decided to shake things up when he officially agreed to terms with the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday, the team announced ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 24 days ago 6,175 reads 0 comments

  8. San Francisco Giants: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    The bullpen dropped the ball for the San Francisco Giants late last season, so it's no surprise that shoring up the relief core was the main focus of the team's early offseason dealings...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 25 days ago 9,937 reads 0 comments

  9. Ranking MLB's 25 Best Under 25 Entering the 2017 Season

    Mike Trout is no longer under the age of 25. Neither is Kris Bryant. This makes the race for Major League Baseball's best player under 25 a wide-open contest...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 25 days ago 79,292 reads 0 comments

  10. Why World Series Game 7 Is Better Than the Super Bowl

    Super Bowl, eh? Psh . I'll take Game 7 of the World Series any day of the week. And twice on Super Sunday. Full disclosure: I'm biased. It literally says "MLB Lead Writer" underneath my name...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 25 days ago 5,467 reads 0 comments

  11. MLB Spring Training 2017: The Top 10 Pitching Prospects to Watch

    Recently, we took a gander at the top 10 position player prospects to watch in spring training. Now, we'll repeat the trick with starting pitcher prospects...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 26,159 reads 0 comments

  12. Los Angeles Dodgers: 3 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    The Los Angeles Dodgers addressed their biggest remaining need by acquiring second baseman Logan Forsythe from the Tampa Bay Rays . The four-time defending National League champs enter the 2017 season as unequivocal contenders...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 14,442 reads 0 comments

  13. New York Yankees: 3 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    The offseason is rolling to a stop. Spring training is right around the bend —squint and you can see it...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 23,149 reads 0 comments

  14. Carlos Martinez, Cardinals Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Carlos Martinez and the St. Louis Cardinals appeared to be headed for an arbitration hearing, but that meeting won't be necessary after the two sides reportedly agreed on a new long-term deal Wednesday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 25 days ago 8,876 reads 0 comments

  15. Theo Epstein Discusses Donald Trump's Comments on Crime in Chicago

    Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein said President Donald Trump is "grandstanding" when it comes to his public criticism of the violence in Chicago...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 25 days ago 589 reads 0 comments

  16. Trust Issues: Teams and Athletes We're Not Sold on Yet

    Being a sports fan requires a lot of faith because there are some franchises and athletes that continue to make the wrong moves despite their best efforts...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Sid Quashie about 25 days ago 27,335 reads 0 comments

  17. Chicago Cubs: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    While the Chicago Cubs have not spent nearly as much money this winter as they did last, it's nonetheless been a busy offseason once again for the defending World Series champions...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 26 days ago 19,937 reads 0 comments

  18. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 14 News, Rumors and Speculation

    All is quiet on the MLB trade market. With teams just about ready to exit offseason mode and enter spring training mode, that's not coincidental. But it's not time to remove our speculation hats just yet...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 26 days ago 66,182 reads 0 comments

  19. New York Mets: 5 Last-Minute Moves They Should Consider

    It's been a quiet offseason for the New York Mets since they came to terms on a new deal with free-agent outfielder Yoenis Cespedes . Granted, that move cost the team a whopping $110 million over four years — and then another $17...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 26 days ago 11,842 reads 0 comments

  20. Fantasy Baseball Sleepers: Ranking the Top 20 for 2017

    Like "underrated," "sleeper" is a loaded word in the world of fantasy sports. It's a nebulous concept. Plus, once you apply it to a player, it becomes moot by definition. Still, the key to success is finding lesser-known or undervalued gems...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 26 days ago 24,454 reads 0 comments

  21. Getting Robinson Cano to MLB's All-Time 2B Home Run Record

    On June 17, 2016, the Seattle Mariners' Robinson Cano sent a Heath Hembree fastball over Fenway Park's Green Monster...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 26 days ago 13,194 reads 0 comments

  22. J.P. Howell to Blue Jays: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Toronto Blue Jays signed J.P. Howell to a one-year contract Tuesday, hoping the left-handed pitcher can bounce back after an up-and-down 2016 season...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 26 days ago 3,738 reads 0 comments

  23. Ranking All 30 MLB Teams on Homegrown Talent

    All 30 MLB teams put a different emphasis on building from within and cultivating their own homegrown talent...

    Joel Reuter Written by Joel Reuter about 27 days ago 76,583 reads 0 comments

  24. Andrew Miller Is Tempting Fate by Representing Team USA at 2017 WBC

    After pushing himself to the limit for the Cleveland Indians , Andrew Miller is ready to pick up where he left off in service of his country. Spoiler Alert: This isn't the best idea...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 27 days ago 9,633 reads 0 comments

  25. MLB Spring Training 2017: The Top 10 Position Player Prospects to Watch

    Spring training is good for a lot of things, including the economies of the Grand Canyon and Sunshine states...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 27 days ago 31,288 reads 0 comments