1. Dodgers Remain Among NL Elite by Re-Signing Kenley Jansen, Justin Turner

    Nearly $200 million and exactly three familiar faces later, the Los Angeles Dodgers have retained a roster worthy of the top of the National League power structure...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 10,893 reads 55 comments

  2. Kenley Jansen Re-Signs with Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Relief pitcher Kenley Jansen has re-signed with the Los Angeles Dodgers , the team announced on Tuesday...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 6 months ago 11,233 reads 13 comments

  3. Mark Melancon Puts Giants Back on Level for NL West Dominance

    The San Francisco Giants ' run of even-year championships finally ended in 2016 in large part because their bullpen was cursed. Or to put it more bluntly, just not very good...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 6 months ago 11,273 reads 56 comments

  4. Rich Hill Re-Signs with Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers were so enamored with Rich Hill after acquiring him in August that they have decided to keep him around with a new contract extension, announcing Monday that they had signed him to a three-year contract...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 6 months ago 7,012 reads 30 comments

  5. Mark Melancon to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Mark Melancon spent the second half of the 2016 season with the Washington Nationals , but the 31-year-old closer is moving on from the reigning National League East champions after signing with the San Francisco Giants on Monday...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 6 months ago 25,488 reads 118 comments

  6. Brandon McCarthy Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Dodgers Pitcher

    The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to make a splash on the open market during the offseason, and Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine reported that they are shopping right-handed ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 2,790 reads 2 comments

  7. Scott Kazmir Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Dodgers Pitcher

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have a crowded roster heading into the meat of their offseason and are reportedly shopping left-handed pitcher Scott Kazmir to create additional space, per Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine ...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 6 months ago 1,439 reads 0 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 10,406 reads 22 comments

  9. 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 6 months ago 9,248 reads 17 comments

  10. 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 6 months ago 3,349 reads 6 comments

  11. 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 months ago 34,203 reads 25 comments

  12. 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 6 months ago 5,065 reads 7 comments

  13. 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 6 months ago 27,334 reads 62 comments

  14. 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 6 months ago 18,038 reads 29 comments

  15. 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 6 months ago 10,353 reads 12 comments

  16. 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 7 months ago 18,028 reads 43 comments

  17. 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 7 months ago 42,064 reads 80 comments

  18. 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 7 months ago 19,795 reads 35 comments

  19. Justin Turner Reportedly Re-Signs with Los Angeles Dodgers

    Free agent Justin Turner is coming off three solid seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers and has reportedly decided to stay with the team. Continue for updates. Turner's New Contract Details Revealed Tuesday, Dec...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 49,748 reads 61 comments

  20. 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 7 months ago 6,391 reads 9 comments

  21. 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 7 months ago 46,232 reads 22 comments

  22. 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 7 months ago 16,601 reads 13 comments

  23. 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 7 months ago 10,609 reads 13 comments

  24. Matt Moore's Contract Option Picked Up by Giants: Latest Details and Reaction

    In a move that was a mere formality, the San Francisco Giants exercised the $7 million option on left-handed pitcher Matt Moore's contract for 2017. Today's Knuckleball's Jon Heyman and MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 6,241 reads 17 comments

  25. Hunter Pence Dances in Napoleon Dynamite Halloween Costume

    Hunter Pence isn't the smoothest player on the baseball diamond. Given his unconventional playing style, it's only fitting that the San Francisco Giants outfielder commemorated a fellow awkward soul on Halloween...

    Andrew Gould Written by Andrew Gould about 7 months ago 22,398 reads 10 comments