1. Athletics Fielding Calls on Left-Handed Hitters

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  2. Oakland's Ike Davis Acquisition Implications

    If you haven't heard, Oakland acquired first baseman Ike Davis for some international signing money on Sunday. Now we're all on the same page...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 12 reads 0 comments

  3. Projections for Wilmer Flores and Shortstops of Interest

    According to Steamer Projections on FanGraphs.com, Wilmer Flores will have a more productive season than Xander Bogaerts, Jed Lowrie, Chris Taylor, Asbrubal Cabrera and Stephen Drew, and a comparable season to Starlin Castro...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 102 reads 0 comments

  4. Inside the Pursuit of Russell Martin

    CHICAGO -- Though the Chicago Cubs lost out on their bid for free-agent catcher Russell Martin early last week, it doesn't mean they weren't in the hunt until the end...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  5. Cubs Selling Pieces of Wrigley Field Online

    As expected, you can buy parts of the now-demolished bleachers directly from the Cubs , as well as other things in the new Wrigley Field Collection.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 326 reads 0 comments

  6. Jon Lester Looms Larger in Wake of Reported Red Sox Signings

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  7. Giants Get Record $388K Postseason Share

    A full postseason share for the World Series champion Giants was worth a record $388,606, topping the previous mark of $370,873 set by San Francisco two years ago...

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  8. Dodgers 2014 Postseason Shares at $31,543

    LOS ANGELES -- Major League Baseball announced the distribution of 2014 postseason shares, the bonuses earned by players in the playoffs. Each Dodgers ' postseason share as a National League Division Series runner-up is worth $31,542...

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  9. Was Pedro More Dominant Than Sandy? It's Not That Crazy

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  10. Source: Rangers Inquire About J. Upton Trade

    The Texas Rangers have inquired about trading for Atlanta Braves left fielder Justin Upton, according to a source...

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  11. BYB's Weekly Mailbag: Could the Tigers and Red Sox Be Trade Partners?

    Could the Tigers work out a deal with the Boston Red Sox for an outfielder? Does it make sense for the Tigers to trade Castellanos? When will we send some starters to the bullpen? These questions and more in this week's mailbag...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 280 reads 0 comments

  12. Pittsburgh Pirates Making Questionable Moves in Free Agency

    When the Pittsburgh Pirates were bounced from the playoffs in the 2014 National League Wild Card Game by the eventual World Series Champion San Francisco Giants , general manager ...

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  13. Tigers Sign Outfielder Xavier Avery

    The Tigers add Xavier Avery to the list of possible replacements for Ezequiel Carrera and Torii Hunter.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 288 reads 0 comments

  14. Dombrowski Comfortable with Tigers' Bullpen ... for Now

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 86 reads 0 comments

  15. Tigers Need Powerful Bat to Complement OF Trio

    Playing the role of manager Brad Ausmus, I would hope for an upgrade over the current cast of Tigers outfield contestants scheduled for work in 2015.....

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

  16. Randal Grichuk's Role in 2015 After the Jason Heyward Trade

    Randal Grichuk ended 2015 as the starting rightfielder for the Cardinals . He showed solid outfield defense and pop with his bat, but is not yet a complete player...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 60 reads 0 comments

  17. Chris Carpenter to Take Break from St. Louis Cardinals Front Office

    Former St. Louis Cardinals pitcher Chris Carpenter will take a break from his front office position during the 2015 season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 57 reads 0 comments

  18. St. Louis Cardinals 'Linger' in the Hunt for Jon Lester

    Jon Lester would be an intriguing addition to the St. Louis Cardinals . Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal says the Cards remain “lingering” in the hunt for the pitcher.....

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  19. Boone Lone Ex-National on 2015 Hall of Fame Ballot

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  20. Ramirez, Sandoval Make Sox Offense Lethal

    It's an open question how the twin signings of Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez will result in a logical lineup for the Red Sox in 2015 and beyond...

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  21. Bernie: Updating the Cards' Shopping List

    The Cardinals made the biggest trade of the MLB offseason, at least so far, in acquiring right fielder Jason Heyward and reliever Jordan Walden from the Braves in exchange for pitchers Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 3 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  22. Who Is Nats' Best Player at His Position?

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  23. Sox Joe Savery Signing Adds Bullpen Depth

    The Chicago White Sox signed left-handed pitcher, Joseph Savery, to a minor league contract on Saturday.....

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  24. Underrated Kyle Seager Gets Deserved Big-Money Extension

    Pablo Sandoval is about to sign a five-year deal worth around $100M with the Red Sox, but the Mariners made a more effective use of funds Monday with a seven-year, $100M extension for their third baseman, Kyle Seager...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 3 days ago 1,596 reads 0 comments

  25. How does Wright get back into top 10 at 3B?

    On Sunday, Buster Olney ranked the top 10 third basemen in baseball. Mets third baseman David Wright did not make the list.....

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