1. DJ LeMahieu, Rockies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Colorado Rockies second baseman DJ LeMahieu is fresh off a career season in 2015, and his team rewarded him with a new contract Wednesday as the two sides avoided arbitration...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 3 months ago 1,664 reads 1 comments

  2. SF Giants Are Ready for More Even-Year Magic in 2016

    The look on Bruce Bochy 's face made it clear this wasn't the first time he was hearing the phrase "even-year magic...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 3 months ago 16,168 reads 104 comments

  3. Big Decisions That Will Make or Break Dave Roberts' 1st Year as Dodgers Manager

    Dave Roberts said all the right things as he was being introduced as the newest manager of the Los Angeles Dodgers , talking about grit, individual accountability and the only thing ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 4 months ago 9,868 reads 22 comments

  4. Can Giants Breakout Star Matt Duffy Avoid the Dreaded Sophomore Slump?

    In real life, Matt Duffy came out of Long Beach, California. But in 2015, he might as well have come out of Nowhere, USA...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 10,230 reads 32 comments

  5. Matt Kemp Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Padres OF

    Sources told Baseball Essential's Robert Murray on Friday that the San Diego Padres have tried to trade outfielder Matt Kemp . Continue for updates. Kemp on the Block Friday, Feb...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 12,874 reads 19 comments

  6. Alex Wood Maximizing Potential Would Change the Game for Dodgers Rotation

    A wild card exists in every Major League Baseball rotation. The Los Angeles Dodgers , though, have a deck of them...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 4 months ago 16,078 reads 61 comments

  7. Skip Schumaker to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune , citing sources, the San Diego Padres signed utility man Skip Schumaker to a minor league deal on Tuesday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 4 months ago 544 reads 1 comments

  8. A.J. Pollock, Diamondbacks Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

    Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock turned in a career season in 2015, and the team rewarded him financially as a result...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 4 months ago 1,915 reads 3 comments

  9. Tyler Clippard to Diamondbacks: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    For the third time in just over one year, Tyler Clippard is on the move after agreeing to a deal with the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday. Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports first reported that Clippard signed a contract worth $12...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 9,068 reads 49 comments

  10. Dodgers' Elite Youth Puts Bright Future Ahead of Uncertain Present

    There’s a credo among baseball executives nowadays: Get younger. Whereas putting together a World Series contender was once as simple as writing a check for some big-market ...

    Seth Gruen Written by Seth Gruen about 4 months ago 14,281 reads 42 comments

  11. Greg Maddux, Raul Ibanez Hired by Dodgers: Latest Contract Details and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to add more brainpower and manpower to their front office, hiring former big leaguers Greg Maddux and Raul Ibanez on Tuesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 21,050 reads 72 comments

  12. Tyler Wagner to Diamondbacks: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    The Arizona Diamondbacks acquired right-handed pitcher Tyler Wagner in a five-player trade with the Milwaukee Brewers on Saturday, the team announced ...

    Danny Webster Written by Danny Webster about 4 months ago 618 reads 0 comments

  13. Dodgers Tighten Grip on NL West with Howie Kendrick Signing

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have won three straight National League West titles, and they really didn't need to do anything else this winter to have a good shot at making it four in a row in 2016...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 4 months ago 17,101 reads 100 comments

  14. Vin Scully to Have Street Leading to Dodger Stadium Named for Him

    Legendary Los Angeles Dodgers broadcaster Vin Scully is getting honored with a street bearing his name that leads to Dodger Stadium. According to Ken Gurnick of MLB ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 4 months ago 6,150 reads 29 comments

  15. Fernando Rodney to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After dealing Craig Kimbrel to the Boston Red Sox in November, the San Diego Padres appear to have found their new closer...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 4 months ago 5,169 reads 21 comments

  16. Joe Blanton to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced they have signed veteran pitcher Joe Blanton to a one-year contract. According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan , the one-year deal is worth $4 million...

    Joseph Zucker Written by Joseph Zucker about 4 months ago 19,113 reads 68 comments

  17. Alexei Ramirez to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Shortstop Alexei Ramirez will don a new uniform in 2016 for the first time in his eight-year MLB career after signing with the San Diego Padres on a one-year deal on Friday, according to the team ...

    Mike  Chiari Written by Mike Chiari about 5 months ago 7,869 reads 7 comments

  18. SF Giants Are Just One Slugger Away from Big-Time NL Threat Status

    The San Francisco Giants ' offseason shopping spree is almost certainly over. After adding outfielder Denard Span and a pair of starting pitchers in Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto , the club has plugged its most glaring holes...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 36,934 reads 75 comments

  19. Cody Hall to Diamondbacks: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

    The San Francisco Giants traded right-handed pitcher Cody Hall to the Arizona Diamondbacks on Wednesday in exchange for cash considerations or a player to be named later, announced Arizona...

    Timothy Rapp Written by Timothy Rapp about 5 months ago 14,768 reads 3 comments

  20. Carlos Villanueva to Padres: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Yahoo Sports' Jeff Passan on Wednesday, the San Diego Padres have agreed to a one-year deal with reliever Carlos Villanueva with a guarantee of $1.5 million ...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 5 months ago 1,844 reads 1 comments

  21. Gerardo Parra to Rockies: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    Gerardo Parra is headed to Colorado. The free-agent outfielder and the Rockies agreed to a three-year deal Tuesday that will pay at least $27.5 million...

    Tyler Conway Written by Tyler Conway about 5 months ago 10,263 reads 16 comments

  22. Yaisel Sierra to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    The Los Angeles Dodgers have opened their hefty pocketbooks by reportedly agreeing to a six-year deal with Cuban right-handed pitcher Yaisel Sierra. Jon Heyman of MLB Network first reported Tuesday on the agreement between the Dodgers and Sierra..

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 24,237 reads 43 comments

  23. Denard Span Signing Is Savvy Impact Move in Otherwise Splashy Giants Offseason

    Denard Span isn't Yoenis Cespedes or Justin Upton. So if you were a San Francisco Giants fan hoping for another top-shelf addition in what has been a splashy offseason, perhaps ...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 26,582 reads 76 comments

  24. Is Dodgers' Revamped Rotation Good Enough to Compete for 2016 Title?

    The Los Angeles Dodgers were never going to replace Zack Greinke . That may as well have been a decree from the baseball gods. He's one of the best right-handers in the game, after all, and MLB 's reigning ERA king...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 5 months ago 11,679 reads 92 comments

  25. Kenta Maeda to Dodgers: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    After losing Zack Greinke via free agency, the Los Angeles Dodgers made a move to bolster their pitching staff, as they agreed to a deal with Japanese starting pitcher Kenta Maeda...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 5 months ago 61,699 reads 200 comments