1. Black Friday: Free Agents Who Could Come at Bargain Price for Pittsburgh Pirates

    As billions of dollars are spent this weekend by holiday shoppers eager to find items at discounted prices, Pittsburgh Pirates general manager Neal Huntington will remain hard at ...

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  2. New Hitting Coach John Mallee: It's All About Two Strikes

    CHICAGO -- As the Chicago Cubs scour the planet for pitching this offseason, there's little doubt about who will step into the batter's box for them in the coming years.....

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  3. Former Cubs OF Dave Martinez Leaves Rays, Could Join Joe Maddon

    Former Cubs outfielder Dave Martinez cleared the way for a possible reunion with new Cubs manager Joe Maddon by resigning from his coaching job with the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday...

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  4. Filling the St. Louis Cardinals Rotation: Carlos Martinez or Marco Gonzales

    With Shelby Miller now in Atlanta and the signing of Jon Lester highly unlikely given reported contract offers from both the Red Sox and the Cubs , it is safe to say that the last ...

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  5. Hopes for the Offseason: Marco Gonzales

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  6. Unscientifically Scientific: Max Scherzer or Jon Lester?

    In this edition of unscientifically scientific, I take a look at the debate for getting a starting pitcher.....

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  7. Mapping Out Cubs' New Plan After Whiffing on Key Target Russell Martin

    Though the Chicago Cubs failed to sign free-agent catcher Russell Martin last week, it doesn ’t mean the team won’t have other intriguing options moving forward...

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  8. Details on Jay Bruce's No-Trade Clause

    We heard recently that the Reds will at least listen to offers on outfielder Jay Bruce. While that still seems to be a long shot, it is worth noting that Bruce has an eight-team no-trade clause that would come into play were he shopped...

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  9. Reds Hire Towers as Special Assistant to GM

    CINCINNATI -- The Reds hired former Arizona general manager Kevin Towers as a special assistant for player personnel on Tuesday...

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  10. Kap: Cubs Have Made 'Significant' Offer to Jon Lester

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  11. Brewers 'Listening' to Offers for Yovani Gallardo and Kyle Lohse

    The Brewers don't seem likely to trade either of the two starters, but will seemingly be listening to offers in case something blows them away.....

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  12. Jeremy Jeffress: Brewers Season in Review

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  13. Cincinnati Reds in Review: SP Mike Leake

    Mike Leake is a rare breed. If you've watched him just once over the span on the past five seasons, that much becomes obvious right from the start.....

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  14. Pirates Release Ramon Cabrera

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  15. Pirates Enter Plan B with Martin off Market

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  16. Hamilton Was Good in Center, but Can He Improve?

    This is another in a periodic series of looks at the Reds position-by-position. Today we look at center field.....

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  17. Pirates Star McCutchen Marries in Private Ceremony

    Pirates center fielder Andrew McCutchen was married Saturday, exchanging vows with Maria Hanslovan during a private ceremony at St. Paul's Cathedral in Oakland , a source confirmed to Trib Total Media...

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  18. Sosa Seeks Turnaround in Hall of Fame Balloting

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  19. Backward Statistical Stories of the 2014 Cubs

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  20. The 15 Worst Owners in Sports

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  21. Acquiring Jon Lester May Not Be a Good Idea

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  22. Matheny Will Give His No. 22 to Heyward

    Cardinals manager Mike Matheny, who has only worn one number since accepting his current role with the club, offered No...

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  23. 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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  24. Baseball on the Half Shell: Huntsville Stars Are Now the Biloxi Shuckers

    BILOXI, Mississippi -- The Huntsville Stars have been renamed the Biloxi Shuckers, the team announced Monday afternoon...

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  25. 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 2 days ago 11 reads 0 comments