1. Adam Ottavino Turns to Sabermetrics for Self-Improvement

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 15 days ago 4 reads 0 comments

  2. D-Backs, Closer Reed Agree to 1-Year Deal

    PHOENIX -- Closer Addison Reed and the Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a one-year contract worth $4,875,000...

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  3. There's a Lot to Like About New-Look Dodgers

    The Los Angeles Dodgers ' owners were so delighted with their 94-win team from 2014, they escorted their general manager off to a ceremonial advisory role, hired a radical-thinking ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 6 reads 0 comments

  4. Report: Reed, D-Backs Settle on $4.875M Deal

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  5. A Look at the San Francisco Giants and the Rest of the NL West

    A team-by-team look at the National League West entering spring training, including key players each club acquired and lost, and dates of the first workout for pitchers and catchers, ...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 74 reads 0 comments

  6. Ronnie Lott Calls Posey 'the Nicest Tough Guy I Know'

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 16 days ago 87 reads 0 comments

  7. Complete Los Angeles Dodgers 2015 Spring Training Preview

    It's been quite an offseason for the Los Angeles Dodgers , who are set to kick off spring training when pitchers and catchers report to Camelback Ranch on Feb. 19...

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  8. Tomas Headlines New Additions for D-Backs

    Once the longest-tenured player on the D-backs, catcher Miguel Montero was dealt to the Cubs in December. Veteran pitcher Wade Miley followed shortly thereafter as new general manager Dave Stewart went about putting his stamp on the roster...

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  9. ESPN Writer Predicts Diamondbacks Will Again Finish with MLB's Worst Record

    Arizona Diamondbacks ' Aaron Hill tosses his helmet away in frustration after flying out. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin) At 64-98, the Arizona Diamondbacks finished with the worst record in baseball last season...

    Paige Kuhn Written by Paige Kuhn about 17 days ago 3 reads 0 comments

  10. James Shields' Agent on Contract Negotiations: We Didn't Overreach

    Just got off the phone with Page Odle, the agent who negotiated free-agent right-hander James Shields' four-year, $75 million contract with the Padres ...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 17 days ago 78 reads 0 comments

  11. Joc Pederson, Julio Urias Poised to Star for Dodgers

    Joc Pederson and Julio Urias made something crystal clear with their play last season: They have nothing left to accomplish at the levels where they played in 2014...

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  12. Giants settle with Casey McGehee for $4.8 million

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 17 days ago 140 reads 0 comments

  13. Report: McGehee Settles with Giants at $4.8M

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  14. Dodgers Reportedly Interested in RHP Yadier Alvarez

    Among the many Cuban players plying their wares in the Dominican Republic on Wednesday was 18-year-old right-handed pitcher Yadier Alvarez...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 316 reads 0 comments

  15. Giants Still Scouting Hector Olivera Heavily

    It's easy to be cynical after the Aoki 'n' Friends offseason that started with YASMANY TOMAS and segued into JON LESTER. But there's a rumor out there, it makes a modicum of sense, it's the middle of February, so by gum, here it is...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 82 reads 0 comments

  16. The Giants Will Log the Third-Most Travel Miles in Baseball This Year

    So you want to be a baseball player, eh? Fame and/or fortune might be worth the heightened attention and unbelievable pressure, but the travel is ghastly. I'm okay with flying about twice a year, but anything more than that makes me itchy...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 17 days ago 13 reads 0 comments

  17. How Much Are Taxes Affecting James Shields' Payday with the Pads?

    In explaining his decision to sign with the Padres , right-hander James Shields said Wednesday, "I had to think of my family being close to home...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 17 days ago 66 reads 0 comments

  18. Andrew Cashner's Fulfilled Potential Could Allow for a Cashner-Cole Hamels Trade

    The upside is finally here. After 10 years of being a wanted commodity, Andrew Cashner is now at a point in his career where he can be traded for a high-value, highly proven stock...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 17 days ago 19,562 reads 56 comments

  19. Dodgers Are Counting on New Relieving Corps to Cut Down on Walks

    When Kenley Jansen reports to spring training next week with the Dodgers ' pitchers and catchers, there's a chance he won't know the player with the next-door locker...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 days ago 32 reads 0 comments

  20. Healthy Years from Tulo, CarGo Vital to Rockies' Success

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  21. D-Backs Banking on Comebacks from Key Players

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  22. 'Win Now' Attitude from Padres Sealed Deal for Shields

    The newest Padre in an offseason featuring many of them was unveiled Wednesday afternoon at Petco Park, as right-hander James Shields was officially introduced as the Padres ' new ace...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 18 days ago 160 reads 0 comments

  23. Giants Continue to Innovate Internally | FanGraphs Baseball

    Innovation doesn't always come on the field. Innovation can invade any part of the sport, really. And innovation doesn't always mean you are first in your field, even if that sounds wrong...

    Mike  Denevi Written by Mike Denevi about 18 days ago 39 reads 0 comments

  24. Dodgers Are Counting on New Relieving Corps to Cut Down on Walks

    When Kenley Jansen reports to spring training next week with the Dodgers ' pitchers and catchers, there's a chance he won't know the player with the next-door locker...

    Kevin Conti Written by Kevin Conti about 18 days ago 23 reads 0 comments

  25. Magic Johnson Interested in Los Angeles NFL Team

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