1. Boras Advocates for Bryant on Opening Day Roster

    The agent for top Chicago Cubs prospect Kris Bryant is using the team's own rhetoric in making the case for his client to be on the Cubs' Opening Day roster in 2015...

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  2. Johnny Cueto Loses NL Cy Young to Clayton Kershaw

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  3. Rival GMs on Maddon Hiring: I Would Have Done the Same

    PHOENIX -- While the fraternity of major league managers may or may not like how the firing of former Cubs skipper Rick Renteria and the hiring of Joe Maddon to replace him went down, the sentiment among general managers isn't quite as ambiguous...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 9 reads 0 comments

  4. Jacob Wilson: Allen Craig 2.0?

    There's a player in the Cardinals ' system who looks remarkably like one of the farm's more recent success stories...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 75 reads 0 comments

  5. Strauss: Cardinals Are on Shaky Ground

    SURPRISE, Ariz. • What has made the Cardinals such a formidable organization is an ability to implement and carry out three- and five-year blueprints while simultaneously addressing The Now...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 10 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  6. Pittsburgh Pirates Free-Agent Watch: Jason Hammel

    The Pittsburgh Pirates returned to the playoffs for the second straight season in 2014, but they were quickly bounced by the eventual World Series champion San Francisco Giants ...

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  7. Trade Rumors Will Keep Following Cubs and Starlin Castro

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  8. Report: Cubs Interested in Justin Masterson

    The Chicago Cubs are in search of starting pitching, and bounce-back candidate Justin Masterson is among the arms they're looking at...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 11 days ago 101 reads 0 comments

  9. It's Now or Never for General Manager Neal Huntington and the Pittsburgh Pirates

    For the first time in more than two decades, the Pittsburgh Pirates have made headlines for seemingly all the right reasons, going from perennial losers to championship contenders after making the postseason in each of the last two seasons...

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  10. Cardinals Sign Dean Anna to Major League Deal

    The Cardinals have signed 27-year-old infielder Dean Anna to a Major League contract, reports Chad Jennings of LoHud.com (via Twitter)...

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  11. Photo: Wrigley in the Midst of Overhaul

    Wrigley Field, home of the Cubs , is of course undergoing significant upgrades and refurbishments, and as the following handsome photograph by Nick Ulivieri (@ChiPhotoGuy) will show, ...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 11 days ago 164 reads 0 comments

  12. Cincinnati Reds in Review: C Devin Mesoraco

    One of the few Cincinnati Reds to contribute offensively throughout the season, Devin Mesoraco exploded onto the scene in 2014.....

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  13. Billy Hamilton Loses Rookie Award to Mets Pitcher

    Reds center fielder Billy Hamilton finished second in the National League Rookie of the Year Award voting.....

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  14. Pirates Likely to Acquire a Catcher If Russell Martin Departs

    John Dreker caught Neal Huntington's interview today on MLB Network, in which Huntington spoke about what the Pirates plan to do if Russell Martin leaves.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 288 reads 0 comments

  15. McCutchen Talks About His Legacy, the Pirates' Major Needs

    When spring training opens in mid-February, Andrew McCutchen will embark on his 10th season with the Pirates franchise, which drafted him with the 11th overall pick in 2005.....

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 183 reads 0 comments

  16. Epstein: Cubs 'No Longer Runt of the Litter'

    PHOENIX – The Chicago Cubs ' return to relevance continues to take shape, with team president Theo Epstein saying Monday that he's receiving more calls from opposing executives ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 16 reads 0 comments

  17. Epstein Concentrating on Upgrading Rotation over Bullpen

    PHOENIX— The San Francisco Giants won the World Series this year with a rotation that ranked 16th in the majors, beating a Kansas City Royals team whose rotation finished 11th overall...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 14 reads 0 comments

  18. Bring It On: Theo Epstein Welcomes Tampering Investigation

    PHOENIX — Bring it on. That's how Cubs president Theo Epstein responded to Major League Baseball's investigation into the Joe Maddon hire, dismissing the tampering allegations leveled by the Tampa Bay Rays after losing their star manager...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  19. Wong Misses Out on ROY

    The last time a St. Louis Cardinal was awarded National League Rookie of the Year, a future franchise face by the name of Albert Pujols bloomed onto the scene in 2001...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 7 reads 0 comments

  20. Cardinals Looking at Prospects in Fall League

    SURPRISE, Ariz. • While there have been times in the past that a breakout performance in the Arizona Fall League has forced the Cardinals to make a move to protect a player from ...

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  21. Will Cards Pursue Cuban Slugger?

    With the Cardinals in need of a jolt to their offense, I'm taking a one-by-one look at some of the more intriguing candidates...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 148 reads 0 comments

  22. Cardinals Might Seek a Quick Fix

    SURPRISE, Ariz. • The pathways Cardinals general manager John Mozeliak can take to improve the club's offense this winter will continue to reveal themselves this week at the ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 11 days ago 73 reads 0 comments

  23. Brewers Begin 2015 Exhibition Schedule Against UWM

    The Brewers announced Tuesday their 2015 spring training schedule, which consists of 31 Cactus League games including 16 at Maryvale Baseball Park...

    Kevin Driscoll Written by Kevin Driscoll about 11 days ago 24 reads 0 comments

  24. Reds Promote Riggleman to Third Base Coach

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  25. Joe Maddon's Agent, Cubs Under MLB Investigation Regarding Maddon Hiring

    A week after the Cubs hired Joe Maddon to be its manager—a move almost universally lauded—Chicago and Maddon 's agent, Alan Nero, are under investigation by Major League Baseball for tampering...

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