1. Franchise Bests/worsts: New York Yankees

    The Pinstripers! The colossus in the Bronx! Love them or loathe them, the Yankees are baseball's signature franchise...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  2. Why Aren't the Yankees Signing James Shields? Blame Alex Rodriguez

    James Shields, one of the top starting pitchers available in free agency this offseason, is still available on the market but the Yankees will not be chasing after him...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 11 reads 0 comments

  3. Cashman spied on emails, tried to have mistress committed: suit

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  4. Sources: Brewers in Trade Talks to Acquire Jonathan Papelbon

    The Philadelphia Phillies have engaged in serious discussions to send closer Jonathan Papelbon to the Milwaukee Brewers, sources familiar with the negotiations told Yahoo Sports...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 2 days ago 5,170 reads 0 comments

  5. Brewers in Serious Talks to Acquire Papelbon

    It's unclear at this time whether or not Milwaukee is on Papelbon's no-trade list, Passan adds, although indications over the summer were that Papelbon would waive his no-trade protection to be moved to a contender...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 2 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  6. Does the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason Rank as Baseball's Wildest Ever?

    Major League Baseball's offseason has been bananas, right? Perhaps the wildest and most active in recent memory—or maybe ever. At least, that's how it feels while we're right in the middle of it...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 days ago 12,923 reads 20 comments

  7. San Diego Padres' Top 10 Prospects for 2015

    If case you haven’t been paying attention, the San Diego Padres and first-time general manager A.J. Preller have been busy this offseason...

    Mike Rosenbaum Written by Mike Rosenbaum about 2 days ago 6,188 reads 4 comments

  8. Tigers Feel Healthy for Spring Training

    As short-lived as the 2014 postseason was for the Detroit Tigers , Rajai Davis' participation was limited at best after an injury he sustained just prior to the series against the Orioles ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Spencer Oshman about 2 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  9. Mets' Exciting Young Rotation Still 1 Year Away from Taking MLB by Storm

    Here's a contrarian point of view: The New York Mets should be glad the National League East-rival Washington Nationals just splurged $210 million on Max Scherzer . But we'll get to that in a bit...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 2 days ago 12,868 reads 46 comments

  10. Ranking the 5 Most Underrated Mets Prospects Heading into 2015

    Over the past few years, the New York Mets have done a very good job developing a great minor league farm system to build upon for the future...

    Shale Briskin Written by Shale Briskin about 2 days ago 6,443 reads 8 comments

  11. Piling World Series Expectations onto Youthful Chicago Cubs Is a Mistake

    When you are the Chicago Cubs , maybe the most cursed, endearing and followed team in Major League Baseball, there is no hiding. When you are this popular and have lost this ugly for this long, you cannot duck great hope...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 2 days ago 10,730 reads 49 comments

  12. Predictions for Each Top Offseason Acquisition's 2015 Season with Blue Jays

    After missing the playoffs for the 21st straight season last year, the Toronto Blue Jays spent much of the offseason retooling their roster in an attempt to reverse their fortunes during the upcoming season...

    Mohammad Arshad Written by Mohammad Arshad about 2 days ago 719 reads 4 comments

  13. Top Offseason Options for the Boston Red Sox to Finish Off Winter Plans

    After starting the offseason with a bang and following it up with some active winter meetings, the Red Sox transaction wire has been practically dormant for over a month...

    Zach Moretti Written by Zach Moretti about 2 days ago 12,684 reads 30 comments

  14. Nathan: I Want to Prove I Still Have Something Left in the Tank

    To say Joe Nathan and Detroit Tigers fans had a strained relationship last season would be a huge understatement, but the 40-year-old closer wants to right the ship in 2015...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 3 days ago 22 reads 0 comments

  15. Ranking MLB's Nastiest Rotations Post-Max Scherzer Signing

    With the addition of Max Scherzer, the Washington Nationals will enter the 2015 season with one of the very best pitching staffs this league has ever seen...

    Luke Strickland Written by Luke Strickland about 3 days ago 42,282 reads 164 comments

  16. As James Shields' Suitors Drop Out, Who Is Still Left Fighting It Out?

    There has been no greater riddle this offseason than James Shields , the marquee free agent nobody wants. OK, "nobody" is an overstatement...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 3 days ago 33,033 reads 120 comments

  17. Jonny Gomes to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Free-agent outfielder Jonny Gomes is the type of blue-collar, veteran player who can play a key role on the field and in the clubhouse. The Atlanta Braves coveted his valuable traits enough to sign Gomes on Thursday, Jan...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 days ago 15,781 reads 56 comments

  18. Braves to Sign Jonny Gomes

    The Braves have reached an agreement with free agent outfielder Jonny Gomes, Yahoo Sports' Tim Brown reports (Twitter links). The contract is a one-year deal with a vesting option for the 2016 season...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 5 reads 0 comments

  19. Rangers Prospect Chris Grayson Hit with 50-Game Suspension After Positive Test

    The Office of the Commissioner of Baseball announced today that four Minor League players have been suspended following their violations of the Minor League Drug Prevention and Treatment Program...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 79 reads 0 comments

  20. Betts Done Worrying About Trade Rumors

    BOSTON -- Mookie Betts didn't have to track the trade rumors in which he was mentioned this winter. He had plenty of friends and family members keeping him regularly informed.....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 128 reads 0 comments

  21. Ryne Sandberg Admits to Problems in Phillies Clubhouse Last Year

    You don't need us to rattle off the things that were wrong with the Philadelphia Phillies last year, we all know the major one — underperforming veterans who were getting paid way too much...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 594 reads 0 comments

  22. Tigers' Jose Iglesias Insists He'll Be 100% for Spring

    Jose Iglesias will be ready for spring training. He said it not once, not twice, but three times this afternoon at the Detroit Tigers ' winter caravan kickoff at Comerica Park....

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Josh Fiacco about 3 days ago 38 reads 0 comments

  23. Crain a Low-Risk, High-Reward Gamble

    CHICAGO -- After missing the last year and a half because of a shoulder injury that required surgery, Jesse Crain makes no promises other than the fact that he will do his best to make the Chicago White Sox roster...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 25 reads 0 comments

  24. Stewart: D-Backs No Longer Pursuing Shields

    The Diamondbacks are no longer pursuing right-hander James Shields, general manager Dave Stewart told reporters today, including Jack Magruder of FOX Sports Arizona (Twitter link)...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 3 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  25. Behold, a Rusney Castillo Projection

    I don't think it's any secret we've been talking up the 2015 Red Sox for a while around here. It's not so much that any of us are rooting for the Red Sox; it's more that the numbers ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 3 days ago 269 reads 0 comments