1. Milwaukee Brewers Add Three to 40-Man Roster

    The Milwaukee Brewers added three minor-league players to their 40-man roster Thursday, protecting them from the upcoming Rule 5 Draft.....

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  2. Cincinnati Reds 2015 Projections: Johnny Cueto

    This past season there's no question that Johnny Cueto established himself even more as the ace of the not only the Reds staff.....

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  3. Cincinnati Reds in Review: RP Carlos Contreras

    Heading into the 2014 season, the Cincinnati Reds bullpen was believed to be one of the club's strong suits.....

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  4. Pirates Ready to Protect Top Pitching Prospects from Rule 5 Draft

    The Pirates will tweak their 40-man roster Thursday before the deadline to add minor leaguers and protect them from the Rule 5 draft.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  5. Offense Remains Priority for Cubs

    The Cubs ' pursuit of impact starting pitchers like Jon Lester is understandable, especially given the fact that ace Jake Arrieta never has pitched at least 200 innings and the rotation's 927 innings were the second fewest in the National League ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 116 reads 0 comments

  6. From Jon Lester to Jonny Gomes, Cubs Looking for New Leaders

    The Cubs are going to pay for leadership qualities. It's a common denominator in the failed pursuit of Russell Martin, the flirtation with Jon Lester and the legitimate interest in lower-level targets like Jonny Gomes...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 140 reads 0 comments

  7. Cardinals Should Rush to Sign Jason Heyward to an Extension

    Jason Heyward is a rare player, combining production and youth just a year from free agency. This winter might be the only chance the Cardinals have to lock up Heyward long term...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  8. Does the Heyward Trade Tell Us Anything About the State of Farm System?

    Any time a sports team makes a trade for a significant asset, much of the analysis is spent analyzing both the player that was traded for and the parts that were given up to get him...

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  9. Rumor Mill: Peter Bourjos to Minnesota

    Heard a rumor yesterday that Minnesota was interested in acquiring Peter Bourjos, so I thought I'd examine the possibility...

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  10. Are Cardinals Plotting a Big Move?

    I'm going to break one of my rules by playing a little fantasy baseball today. No, I'm not joining a league for 2015. This is more about fantasizing...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 27 days ago 183 reads 0 comments

  11. Introducing Addison Russell, Possible Centerpiece of Game-Changing Winter Trade

    The Chicago Cubs ' future was on display late last summer with franchise cornerstones Anthony Rizzo and Starlin Castro playing on the same field as highly regarded prospects such as Javier Baez, Jorge Soler and Arismendy Alcantara...

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  12. Matheny Helping Cardinals Work Through Grief

    ST. LOUIS -- As Mike Matheny stood back and listened to the advice and emotion that poured out of Carlos Martinez.....

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  13. Final Report Card for Cincinnati Reds Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

    The Cincinnati Reds sent nine prospects to the Surprise Saguaros for the 2014 Arizona Fall League. You can read the preview to the fall season here...

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  14. Reds Will Be Alright in Right If Bruce Is Alright

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  15. Report: Jonny Gomes Drawing Legitimate Interest from Cubs, Four Others

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 131 reads 0 comments

  16. Brewers Sign Pitcher John Ely to Minor-League Deal

    Right-hander John Ely, who made 18 starts for the Dodgers in 2010 but pitched in Boston 's farm system last season as a reliever, signed a minor-league deal with the Brewers on Wednesday...

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  17. Cards Announce Report Dates, Grapefruit Games for Spring

    ST. LOUIS -- With a later opening day this coming season -- and the likelihood the World Series will wind its way into November -- the Cardinals will have a later start to spring training, one that comes more than a week after Valentine's Day...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 31 reads 0 comments

  18. Matheny Eager to See Where Heyward's 'Superstar Ability' Fits

    ST. LOUIS • It's too early, Cardinals manager Mike Matheny said a day after the trade that rewrote his lineup, to start thinking about where and how much newcomer Jason Heyward ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 28 days ago 40 reads 0 comments

  19. Votto 'Doing Great' with Offseason Rehab Work

    While the Reds search to add offense during the offseason, they know they will still need their best hitter -- Joey Votto -- to be healthy and ready for next season...

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  20. Search for Left-Field Pop Brings Challenges for Reds

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  21. Signing with Cubs Would Be Big Leap of Faith for Jon Lester

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  22. Cardinals Release Outfielder Shane Robinson

    From Chris Cotillo of MLB Daily Dish comes word that the Cardinals have cut ties with outfielder Shane Robinson, a fifth-round pick from the 2006 draft who has appeared in a total of 268 major league games...

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  23. Pirates Sign 10, Including Former First-Round Pick, to Minor League Contract

    The Pirates signed minor league free agent Brad Lincoln, their first-round draft pick in 2006, to a minor league contract Tuesday, along with nine other minor league free agents...

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  24. Miller's Departure Opens Rotation Competition

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  25. Kyle Lohse: Brewers Season in Review

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