1. Report: Cubs Sign 2012 NL Saves Leader Motte

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 11 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  2. Biggest Takeaways from Jon Lester's Introductory Press Conference with Cubs

    The Chicago Cubs officially introduced starting pitcher Jon Lester as the newest member of the organization on Monday afternoon...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 11 days ago 14,183 reads 69 comments

  3. Lester Spotted in Blackhawks Jersey at United Center

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 8 reads 0 comments

  4. Pitchers Potentially Available in January for the Cardinals

    The Cardinals appear to be content with their roster at the time, but the team could be opportunistic if there are still pitchers without teams in another month.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 18 reads 0 comments

  5. John Mozeliak Not Worried by National League Central Foes

    St. Louis Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak is not worried by National League Central foes after the 2014 Baseball Winter Meetings in San Diego .....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 115 reads 0 comments

  6. Bernie: Cards Face Uprising in NL Central

    The Cardinals have big-footed the NL Central for so long, it's easy to take for granted. A generation of young fans weren't around to see the mediocre final years of the Anheuser-Busch ...

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

  7. Inside the Chicago Cubs' Hiring of Joe Maddon, One of MLB's Best Managers

    SAN DIEGO — From his 20th -floor room here in the Grand Hyatt hotel, from his first winter meetings as the manager of the Chicago Cubs , Joe Maddon's view is breathtakingly spectacular...

    Scott Miller Written by Scott Miller about 11 days ago 160,058 reads 91 comments

  8. Pirates President Frank Coonelly Downplays Possibility of Edinson Volquez...

    Free agent starter Edinson Volquez had a nice bounce-back year with the Pirates in 2014, finishing at 13-7 with a 3.04 ERA and a 140/71 K/BB ratio in 192 2/3 innings. Pirates president Frank Coonelly doesn't sound like he's in a rush to bring him back..

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 11 days ago 129 reads 0 comments

  9. Marlins, Brewers Doing Their Homework on Craig

    Allen Craig had a horrendous 2014 season, batting just .215/.279/.315 with eight home runs and 46 RBI in 126 games between the Cardinals and Red Sox ...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 11 days ago 261 reads 0 comments

  10. Ex-Red Satterwhite Finds Niche at Urban Youth Academy

    CINCINNATI -- On a recent weekday evening, former Reds Minor League outfielder Cameron Satterwhite is sitting on a bucket inside an indoor batting cage flipping one toss after another to a hitter...

    Drew Morita Written by Drew Morita about 11 days ago 186 reads 0 comments

  11. Report: Cubs Have Met with Colby Rasmus

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 days ago 1,099 reads 0 comments

  12. 'Dream Outfield' Intent on Running Down Every Ball

    PITTSBURGH -- During a lively question-and-answer session with fans on the opening day of PirateFest, one of the most engaging questions heard from the floor concerned the fastest player on the Buccos...

    James Wrabel Written by James Wrabel about 12 days ago 95 reads 0 comments

  13. Tony Sanchez to Get Some Work at First Base for the Pirates

    Bill Brink of the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette reports that, during a Q&A session, Pirates GM Neal Huntington said that catching prospect Tony Sanchez will get some work at first base in the upcoming season...

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  14. Pirates Officially Sign Radhamez Liz

    The Pirates signed right-hander Radhames Liz today, three weeks after his winter league team announce the agreement, after issues with his physical and problems with the contract language delayed the deal...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 111 reads 0 comments

  15. How the Cincinnati Reds Quietly Won at the Winter Meetings

    The story of the week was all about the Dodgers , whose new front office pulled off a trading frenzy that dramatically reshaped the look of one of baseball's strongest rosters...

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  16. Pirates Announce Signing of RHP Radhames Liz

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 days ago 10 reads 0 comments

  17. How the Cincinnati Reds quietly won at the winter meetings

    The story of the week was all about the Dodgers , whose new front office pulled off a trading frenzy that dramatically re-shaped the look of one of baseball's strongest rosters.....

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  18. Reassessing Chicago Cubs' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

    After being disappointing for most of the offseason by missing out on a couple coveted free agents, the Chicago Cubs made their first major free-agent splash in five years...

    Jacob Kornhauser Written by Jacob Kornhauser about 14 days ago 21,845 reads 40 comments

  19. Theo Epstein Says Cubs Aren't Selling out to Win in 2015

    SAN DIEGO — Theo Epstein isn't buying the narrative that the Cubs are now all-in for next season.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 361 reads 0 comments

  20. Even with Lester, Cubs Won't Contend in 2015

    Because while the addition of Jon Lester obviously means the Cubs are serious about winning --€“ you know, just in case anybody ever doubted that Theo Epstein would take ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 1,784 reads 1 comments

  21. Cubs in Position to Make 'Back to the Future II' Prediction Come True?

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

  22. The One Powerful Dimension of Mark Reynolds

    Mark Reynolds should have two roles with the 2015 Cardinals . If he proves to be unsuccessful at one or both of those roles, it should be easy enough for Mozeliak to move on from his $2 million base salary...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 175 reads 0 comments

  23. Cards Sign Reynolds, Could Platoon with Adams

    The Cardinals went to San Diego and attended one of the most-frenetic baseball winter meetings in recent memory — complete with a last-day barrage of transactions that lit up the game like a fireworks show's finale...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 14 days ago 152 reads 0 comments

  24. Cincinnati Reds: Scouting Reports for Players Acquired at Winter Meetings

    The Cincinnati Reds made headlines Thursday with two big trades in which they parted with two of their five starting pitchers from the 2014 season...

    Tyler Duma Written by Tyler Duma about 14 days ago 1,511 reads 0 comments

  25. Re-Grading the Cincinnati Reds' Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

    In the early a.m. on Thursday, I gave Walt Jocketty a C- for his participation in the winter meetings. This was clearly before Mr. Jocketty 's phone went nitro and things started to move...

    Tyler Grote Written by Tyler Grote about 14 days ago 1,959 reads 1 comments