1. Tyson Ross Is Fascinating New Possibility on Dismal MLB Free-Agent Market

    Under normal circumstances, a pitcher coming off a major shoulder procedure who posted an 11.81 ERA in extremely limited action the previous season wouldn't be a winter head-turner...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 1 day ago 8,203 reads 17 comments

  2. Brian Dozier Would Be Perfect Fit in Rebuilding Dodgers' Flawed Offense

    The Los Angeles Dodgers didn't get in on what was possibly the best season ever for second basemen in 2016. Chase Utley and others didn't provide much hitting, baserunning or defense...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 days ago 6,995 reads 12 comments

  3. Diamondbacks' Stack of Pitching Chips Includes a Diamond in the Rough

    If the Arizona Diamondbacks are going to dangle some starting pitchers on the winter trade market, they can rest easy knowing they at least have some name value to attract interested parties...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 5 days ago 3,124 reads 6 comments

  4. Top Potential Zack Greinke Suitors, Trade Packages

    What a difference a year makes. Last winter, Zack Greinke was baseball's reigning ERA king and arguably the offseason's hottest free-agent commodity. The Los Angeles Dodgers wanted him back ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 6 days ago 32,707 reads 26 comments

  5. Former Dodgers Pitcher Ralph Branca Dies at 90

    Longtime Brooklyn Dodgers pitcher Ralph Branca died Wednesday at the age of 90. Bobby Valentine, a former MLB manager and husband to Branca's daughter, Mary, announced the ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 11 days ago 4,969 reads 7 comments

  6. Would Evan Longoria Trade Actually Make the Los Angeles Dodgers Better?

    It's November. That means turkey, stuffing, pumpkin pie and Evan Longoria to the Los Angeles Dodgers rumors. Here's one, courtesy of MLB Network's Jon Morosi: OK, that's less a rumor and more informed speculation...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 11 days ago 26,869 reads 62 comments

  7. J.D. Martinez Would Be Ideal Fit for Power-Starved Giants

    Before the San Francisco Giants ' run of even-year championships was killed by their bullpen at the end of 2016, it was wounded by their lack of power. Their leading home run hitter was Brandon Belt, who cranked just 17 homers...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 18 days ago 17,820 reads 29 comments

  8. Corey Seager Fulfills Top MLB Prospect Destiny as Unanimous Rookie of the Year

    When you're also up for the Most Valuable Player Award, winning Rookie of the Year is a mere formality. Still, Corey Seager will take it. And if you're just now joining us, he did...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 19 days ago 10,264 reads 12 comments

  9. Giants Should Sign 2 of Chapman, Jansen and Melancon to Chase 2017 Title

    The San Francisco Giants need to bolster their bullpen. The Giants know it. Every other team knows it. Your second cousin who's wrapped up in the election and doesn't really follow baseball knows it...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 23 days ago 17,928 reads 44 comments

  10. Dodgers Need Chris Sale, Have Ammunition to Get Blockbuster Done

    The Los Angeles Dodgers need another ace. They have a deep farm system. And the free-agent starting pitching cupboard is basically bare . Add those disparate facts up and what do you get? Possibly Chris Sale plying his trade in Southern California...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 24 days ago 41,919 reads 80 comments

  11. Buster Posey Adds Final Missing Piece to MLB Legacy with Gold Glove Award

    Buster Posey didn't need to pad his resume. At age 29, the San Francisco Giants catcher has already won a Rookie of the Year trophy, a batting title, three Silver Sluggers, a National League MVP and three championship rings...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 25 days ago 19,584 reads 35 comments

  12. Bud Black to Rockies: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Colorado Rockies have hired Bud Black as their manager heading into the 2017 season, the club announced Monday. FanRag Sports' Tommy Stokke first reported the decision...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 27 days ago 6,014 reads 9 comments

  13. Top Prospects Who Showed MLB Superstar Potential in 2016 AFL Fall Stars Game

    Only the Chicago Cubs deserve to look back onto the 2016 Major League Baseball season. For every other organization, it is now time to look forward...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 28 days ago 45,453 reads 22 comments

  14. New Diamondbacks Skipper Torey Lovullo Fits Prototype of Modern MLB Manager

    Managers matter, and anyone who doesn't think so must have missed the World Series. No, this isn't about whether Joe Maddon misused his bullpen or about whether Terry Francona ...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 29 days ago 16,202 reads 13 comments

  15. Torey Lovullo to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Arizona Diamondbacks filled their manager vacancy by hiring Boston Red Sox bench coach Torey Lovullo...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 30 days ago 10,402 reads 13 comments