1. 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 6 months ago 5,193 reads 21 comments

  2. 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 6 months ago 19,124 reads 68 comments

  3. 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 6 months ago 7,880 reads 7 comments

  4. 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 6 months ago 37,048 reads 75 comments

  5. 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 6 months ago 14,774 reads 3 comments

  6. 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 6 months ago 1,855 reads 1 comments

  7. 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 6 months ago 10,266 reads 16 comments

  8. 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 6 months ago 24,246 reads 43 comments

  9. 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 7 months ago 26,587 reads 76 comments

  10. 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 7 months ago 11,727 reads 92 comments

  11. 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 7 months ago 61,776 reads 200 comments

  12. Scott Kazmir Fills a Need, but Won't Turn Tide of Dodgers' Disappointing Winter

    Scott Kazmir is nice. Quite fine, even. But Scott Kazmir is not enough to fix what is becoming a more uninspiring offseason by the day for the Los Angeles Dodgers ...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 months ago 22,046 reads 83 comments

  13. How Jose Fernandez Blockbuster Could Happen Without Crippling Dodgers' Farm

    First, let's get this out of the way: Jose Fernandez won't come cheap, if he comes at all. The Miami Marlins are under no obligation to trade the 23-year-old budding ace. And if they do, they'll demand a king's ransom...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 61,597 reads 116 comments

  14. Giants Can Perfect All-in Winter by Adding Yoenis Cespedes or Carlos Gonzalez

    The San Francisco Giants plunged into the offseason with two clear and pressing needs: upgrades in the starting rotation and reinforcements in the outfield. The signings of Jeff Samardzija and Johnny Cueto equal mission accomplished on item one...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 42,368 reads 143 comments

  15. How the LA Dodgers Can Still Build a 2016 Powerhouse After January 1

    Try as they might, the Los Angeles Dodgers haven't made much noise this winter. They've committed only blunders instead, making for a rough finish to Major League Baseball's 2015 season...

    Zachary D. Rymer Written by Zachary D. Rymer about 7 months ago 28,645 reads 98 comments

  16. Jackie Robinson Statue to Be Featured at Dodger Stadium in 2016

    The Los Angeles Dodgers announced Tuesday they're set to unveil a statue of Jackie Robinson outside Dodger Stadium in 2016. According to Ken Gurnick of MLB ...

    Alec Nathan Written by Alec Nathan about 7 months ago 7,130 reads 17 comments

  17. Madison Bumgarner-Johnny Cueto Duo Can Be Best of Giants' Title Era

    It's an even year, San Francisco Giants fans. And that means—well, here's the thing. You want honesty? It means nothing...

    Jacob Shafer Written by Jacob Shafer about 7 months ago 23,111 reads 97 comments

  18. Adam Ottavino and Rockies Agree to New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman , the Colorado Rockies have agreed to a three-year extension worth $10.4 million with reliever Adam Ottavino on Saturday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 2,679 reads 3 comments

  19. Jake Odorizzi Would Salvage Dodgers' Tumultuous Offseason

    At this point, I'll believe Jake Odorizzi is headed to the Los Angeles Dodgers when he takes the mound at Dodger Stadium. Or maybe not until he throws his first pitch in Dodger blue...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 25,340 reads 65 comments

  20. Brandon Morrow Re-Signs with Padres: Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

    According to Dennis Lin of the San Diego Union-Tribune , the San Diego Padres re-signed right-handed pitcher Brandon Morrow to a minor league deal with an invitation to spring training Thursday...

    Joe Pantorno Written by Joe Pantorno about 7 months ago 1,207 reads 0 comments

  21. Johnny Cueto's Top Quotes from Introductory Press Conference with Giants

    Knowing that they are a safe bet to win the 2016 World Series given their recent history in even years, the San Francisco Giants took steps to ensure a fourth title in seven seasons by signing Johnny Cueto ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 10,101 reads 23 comments

  22. Dodgers' Next Move Could Be Acquiring an Ace by Trading from Prospect Stockpile

    The stockpile is in place. The brain trust is comfortable and mapping out how to do its next big thing. All that is left is for the Los Angeles Dodgers to actually strike the stunning deal...

    Anthony Witrado Written by Anthony Witrado about 7 months ago 39,721 reads 109 comments

  23. Francelis Montas to Dodgers: Latest Trade Details and Scouting Report

    A painful offseason for the Los Angeles Dodgers finally provided some hope for the future with the team acquiring right-handed pitching prospect Francelis Montas from the Chicago White Sox on Wednesday...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 10,789 reads 19 comments

  24. Johnny Cueto Could Put Giants' Pitching Staff Back Among MLB's Best

    At best, Johnny Cueto for six years and $130 million gives the San Francisco Giants the bargain of the winter...

    Danny Knobler Written by Danny Knobler about 7 months ago 42,602 reads 151 comments

  25. Johnny Cueto to Giants: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Following an eventful 2015 in which he won a World Series with the Kansas City Royals after being traded by the Cincinnati Reds in July, Johnny Cueto is on the move once again, as he agreed to terms on a deal with the San Francisco Giants ...

    Adam Wells Written by Adam Wells about 7 months ago 91,085 reads 334 comments