1. Jerry Blevins Re-Signs with Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The New York Mets announced Tuesday they re-signed relief pitcher Jerry Blevins to a one-year contract. Adam Rubin of ESPNNewYork.com reported Blevins' fresh deal is worth $4 million with another $1 million in incentives...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 4,076 reads 6 comments

  2. Why the New York Mets Have Been Treading Lightly This Offseason

    The New York Mets are clearly within arm’s reach of a World Series title, and many fans are patiently awaiting news of a major offensive transaction that they believe is necessary ...

    Michael Fitzpatrick Written by Michael Fitzpatrick about 1 month ago 3,969 reads 4 comments

  3. Mark Appel's Fresh Start with Phillies Could Help Former No. 1 Pick Thrive

    The news was stunning, unexpected but completely understandable. The Houston Astros completed their trade with the Philadelphia Phillies to acquire closer Ken Giles, a flamethrower ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 1 month ago 22,942 reads 31 comments

  4. Mark Appel to Phillies: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    In a surprise twist to a deal that was reported earlier this week, the Houston Astros and Philadelphia Phillies pulled a sleight of hand with 2013 No. 1 overall pick Mark Appel going to the Phillies as part of the Ken Giles trade...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 1 month ago 13,708 reads 26 comments

  5. Jason Heyward, Bryce Harper Would Be Tantalizing Outfield Duo for Nationals

    Close your eyes, Washington Nationals fans, and picture it: Bryce Harper and Jason Heyward , two of the game's most dynamic young players, roaming the outfield together. It's far from a sure thing, but it's also not an impossible dream...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 month ago 19,935 reads 74 comments

  6. Mets' Boosting Infield Depth with Walker, Cabrera Makes Up for Zobrist Whiff

    After listening to the buzz over the last few weeks, many of us expected Ben Zobrist to be a New York Met right now. Instead, he's a Chicago Cub. C'est la hot stove...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 1 month ago 34,266 reads 41 comments

  7. Brett Oberholtzer, More to Phillies: Trade Details, Scouting Report

    In a deal that sent over closer Ken Giles to the Houston Astros , the Philadelphia Phillies acquired pitchers Vincent Velasquez, Brett Oberholtzer, a minor leaguer who is reportedly ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 1 month ago 12,039 reads 5 comments

  8. Asdrubal Cabrera to Mets: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Tampa Bay Rays are known for carrying a thin payroll and opted not to spend to retain All-Star shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera, who is reportedly signing with the New York Mets ...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 month ago 35,023 reads 68 comments

  9. Yusmeiro Petit to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Bullpen pitcher Yusmeiro Petit burned the Washington Nationals in the postseason in 2014. Now, he will reportedly join them in 2016...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 1 month ago 7,078 reads 8 comments

  10. Dansby Swanson, Ender Inciarte, More to Braves: Trade Details, Scouting Report

    The Atlanta Braves continue to make the long-term future their focus after trading Shelby Miller and Gabe Speier to the Arizona Diamondbacks for 2015 No. 1 overall pick Dansby Swanson, outfielder Ender Inciarte and pitching prospect Aaron Blair.

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 31,645 reads 65 comments

  11. Tyler Flowers to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Adding depth to their catching stable, the Atlanta Braves agreed to a deal with veteran Tyler Flowers on Tuesday. According to Mark Bowman of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 4,581 reads 5 comments

  12. What Giancarlo Stanton Can Learn from Barry Bonds to Maximize Superstardom

    Imagine, if you will, the most feared slugger in recent baseball history taking pointers from the most accomplished slugger in all of baseball history. Well, you can turn off your imagination now...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 2 months ago 2,789 reads 14 comments

  13. Jon Niese Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Mets SP's Future

    New York Mets assistant general manager John Ricco said the team is open to trading starting pitcher Jon Niese, per Adam Rubin of ESPN.com. Continue for updates. Crowded Rotation Could Mean Niese Is Odd Man Out Monday, Dec...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 11,070 reads 26 comments

  14. Jonathan Papelbon Reportedly Files Grievance Against Nationals

    Washington Nationals closer Jonathan Papelbon filed a grievance against the club for failing to pay him during a four-game suspension that he served during the 2015 season, according to Rob Bradford of Boston 's WEEI...

    Mike Norris Written by Mike Norris about 2 months ago 33,720 reads 52 comments

  15. Gordon Beckham to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Gordon Beckham is headed back to the Peach State. The former Georgia Bulldogs star and veteran Chicago White Sox infielder inked a one-year major league deal with the Atlanta Braves , the team announced Friday...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 1,250 reads 0 comments

  16. Oliver Perez to Nationals: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Washington Nationals have signed left-handed reliever Oliver Perez to a two-year, $7 million deal, according to Jesse Sanchez of MLB .com...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 7,852 reads 10 comments

  17. Sandy Alderson, Mets GM, Diagnosed with Cancer

    New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson has been diagnosed with a treatable form of cancer that will force him to miss the MLB winter meetings next week. Anthony DiComo of MLB...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 26,462 reads 37 comments

  18. Barry Bonds Named Marlins Hitting Coach: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    After much speculation, Barry Bonds is officially back in Major League Baseball as a hitting coach of the Miami Marlins ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 27,801 reads 92 comments

  19. Yunel Escobar Reportedly Traded to Los Angeles Angels

    Washington Nationals infielder Yunel Escobar has reportedly been traded to the Los Angeles Angles, according to William Ladson of MLB .com. The 33-year-old natural shortstop spent all of his time at third base for the Nationals last season...

    Tim Daniels Written by Tim Daniels about 2 months ago 19,278 reads 19 comments

  20. Peter Bourjos to Phillies: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Needing depth for their rebuilding roster in 2016, the Philadelphia Phillies claimed outfielder Peter Bourjos off waivers from the St. Louis Cardinals on Wednesday. Jenifer Langosch of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 2 months ago 7,405 reads 10 comments

  21. Barry Bonds Could Follow Big Mac's Path to Redemption with Marlins' Coaching Gig

    The story about Mark McGwire possibly becoming the San Diego Padres bench coach mentions the word "steroids" exactly once, four paragraphs into a 10-paragraph report. Maybe it's just not that big a deal anymore...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 10,925 reads 48 comments

  22. Jim Johnson Re-Signs with Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Atlanta Braves announced Monday they have agreed to a one-year contract to bring back right-handed reliever Jim Johnson, who will earn $2.5 million in 2016, according to MLB ...

    Daniel Kramer Written by Daniel Kramer about 2 months ago 7,785 reads 14 comments

  23. Barry Bonds Named Miami Marlins Hitting Coach

    All-time MLB home run champion Barry Bonds has accepted an offer to be the Miami Marlins ' hitting coach, per Jon Morosi of Fox Sports...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 months ago 50,792 reads 105 comments

  24. Forget Harvey or Wheeler Trade, Mets Should Go for It in 2016 with Loaded Staff

    The New York Mets have a surplus of arms, to put it mildly. They could dip into it to address their needs on offense. Or they could double down and defend their National League crown with a young, burgeoning super rotation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 2 months ago 29,947 reads 125 comments

  25. Dee Gordon Is Exciting Star Marlins Should Look to Extend, Build Around

    The Miami Marlins do so many things wrong that it's easy to start believing they do everything wrong. It's just not true. Look at Dee Gordon. The Marlins made a great deal last December to get him from the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 2 months ago 6,003 reads 28 comments