1. Would Chris Sale Blockbuster Make Nationals a Real Threat to Cubs Reign?

    The Chicago Cubs are the team to beat in the National League . That was true before they busted their 108-year championship drought and it's certainly true now. Here's the thing about being the team to beat, though: Everyone wants to beat you...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 days ago 4,583 reads 25 comments

  2. Terry Ryan Hired as Phillies Special Assignment Scout: Latest Details, Reaction

    Terry Ryan needed only five months to find a new job, with the Philadelphia Phillies hiring the former general manager as a special assignment scout. The Phillies announced Ryan's hiring in a press release on their official website...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 days ago 2,154 reads 4 comments

  3. Curtis Granderson Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation Surrounding Mets OF

    New York Mets right fielder Curtis Granderson is generating trade interest as the organization works to clear out an outfield logjam during the offseason. Continue for updates...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 5 days ago 15,577 reads 43 comments

  4. Yoenis Cespedes' $110M Free-Agent Deal a Win-Win for Him, New York Mets

    Since Yoenis Cespedes and the New York Mets seem so right for one another, it's fitting they would agree to a contract that's so right for one another...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 days ago 22,490 reads 78 comments

  5. Yoenis Cespedes Re-Signs with Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the second year in a row, the New York Mets have re-signed Yoenis Cespedes . The team announced the deal on Wednesday: Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal initially reported the deal on Tuesday...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 9,337 reads 52 comments

  6. Edinson Volquez to Marlins: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Free-agent starting pitcher Edinson Volquez and the Miami Marlins agreed to a two-year contract, the team announced on Thursday...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 6 days ago 934 reads 0 comments

  7. Edinson Volquez Reportedly Agrees to 2-Year Contract with Marlins

    Although Edinson Volquez is coming off an underwhelming 2016 campaign, that didn't stop the Miami Marlins from reportedly signing the free-agent starting pitcher...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 6 days ago 4,848 reads 12 comments

  8. Sean Rodriguez to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves added one of the most versatile players in baseball Thursday by signing Sean Rodriguez to a two-year deal, the team announced on Wednesday...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 11 days ago 19,032 reads 23 comments

  9. Kenley Jansen Would Be Classic Head-Scratching Move for Adrift Marlins Franchise

    Kenley Jansen is one of the best relief pitchers in baseball. By definition, he'll improve any club that signs him. He doesn't make sense for every team, however, financially or strategically, including the Miami Marlins ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 18,149 reads 19 comments

  10. The Braves Shouldn't Be the Team to Break the Prospect Bank for Chris Sale

    The Atlanta Braves seem to have a Chris Sale obsession. I say we stage an intervention before it gets any worse. Who's with me? OK, maybe some concessions are in order first...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 16 days ago 25,388 reads 49 comments

  11. Max Scherzer Joins Rarefied Air with AL, NL Cy Young Double Dip

    Max Scherzer has thrown no-hitters. He's struck out 20 batters in a game. On Wednesday, he joined a club that counts Gaylord Perry, Pedro Martinez, Randy Johnson, Roger Clemens and Roy Halladay as its only other members...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 18 days ago 8,629 reads 8 comments

  12. Neil Walker Accepts Mets' Qualifying Offer: Contract Details, Reaction

    Second baseman Neil Walker will return to Citi Field to continue his stint with the New York Mets after accepting the team's $17.2 million qualifying offer, Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported Monday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 21 days ago 311 reads 0 comments

  13. Jeremy Hellickson Accepts Phillies' Qualifying Offer: Contract Details, Reaction

    After having his best season while with the Philadelphia Phillies in 2016, Jeremy Hellickson has decided to extend that partnership by accepting the team's $17.2 million qualifying offer...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 21 days ago 4,589 reads 13 comments

  14. Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey Aim to Accelerate Braves' Promising Rebuild

    Bartolo Colon was a 20-year-old kid in 1994, already a promising prospect but too young and raw to help a Cleveland Indians team that was ready to win...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 23 days ago 17,071 reads 13 comments

  15. Bartolo Colon to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Bartolo Colon will pitch again in 2017 after the Atlanta Braves reportedly signed him to a free-agent contract Friday. Mark Bowman of MLB .com first reported word of the agreement...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 24 days ago 19,334 reads 54 comments

  16. R.A. Dickey to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Veteran pitcher R.A. Dickey signed a one-year deal with the Atlanta Braves on Thursday. The team announced the move and added there is also a club option for the 2018 season...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 25 days ago 15,386 reads 13 comments

  17. What Is Mets' Backup Plan to Save Offense If Yoenis Cespedes Leaves NY?

    To get Yoenis Cespedes in 2015, the New York Mets had to give up the guy who will probably be the American League 's Rookie of the Year (Michael Fulmer)...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 25 days ago 7,378 reads 5 comments