1. New York Yankees Really Didn't Need to Sign Jacoby Ellsbury

    The New York Yankees made a big splash during the early stages of free agency by signing free-agent center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury to a seven-year deal worth $153 million...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 8 months ago 5,038 reads 33 comments

  2. New York Yankees Should Have Passed on Brian Roberts

    The New York Yankees recently signed free-agent second baseman Brian Roberts to a one-year contract worth $2 million. The deal was first reported by Fox Sports' Jon Morosi ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 8 months ago 7,778 reads 31 comments

  3. New York Yankees Are Failing to Address Their Biggest Need

    The New York Yankees have been on a shopping spree this winter, committing $300 million in new contracts to players such as Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann, Carlos Beltran, Kelly Johnson ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 8 months ago 6,492 reads 35 comments

  4. Arizona Diamondbacks Need to Sign Japanese Pitcher Masahiro Tanaka

    This is what the Arizona Diamondbacks have been waiting for. Masahiro Tanaka will be posted by the Rakuten Golden Eagles after a contentious battle with MLB over the posting fee...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 8 months ago 1,697 reads 1 comments

  5. Short-Term Thinking Continues to Hurt Arizona Diamondbacks' Future

    The Arizona Diamondbacks are David. The Los Angeles Dodgers are Goliath. Until the D-Backs come to that realization, as an organization, they will continue to struggle between reaching short-term goals and achieving long-term success...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 8 months ago 1,372 reads 7 comments

  6. New York Yankees' Hardball with Robinson Cano Backfires

    The New York Yankees dared Robinson Cano to leave and he finally decided to go. ESPN's Enrique Rojas was the first to report Cano had left New York to sign with the Seattle Mariners for a 10-year deal worth $240 million...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 2,139 reads 66 comments

  7. Report: Arizona Diamondbacks Acquire Mark Trumbo Amid More Questions

    The Arizona Diamondbacks finally acquired the slugger that the team coveted, completing a deal for Mark Trumbo , a rumor that Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal had first reported yesterday...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 653 reads 3 comments

  8. MLB Rumors: Arizona Diamondbacks Interest in Mark Trumbo Hard to Understand

    The Arizona Diamondbacks want to protect slugger Paul Goldschmidt , but trading for Mark Trumbo is not the answer...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 1,074 reads 4 comments

  9. Arizona Diamondbacks Take Tough Stance Against PED Players

    It is tough when a team goes into the offseason needing to make serious improvements, but begins by eliminating players who might fit and help the team. That's exactly what the Arizona Diamondbacks have decided to do this winter...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 498 reads 1 comments

  10. Seattle Mariners' Deal for Robinson Cano Sends a Message to MLB

    The Seattle Mariners are back. That's the main message that one can take away from their signing of Robinson Cano . The deal was first reported by ESPN Deportes ' Enrique Rojas...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 2,324 reads 4 comments

  11. Arizona Diamondbacks Finally Unload Struggling Reliever Heath Bell

    It was a move that was expected during different points last season, but the Arizona Diamondbacks finally admitted their mistake and traded Heath Bell to the Tampa Bay Rays ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 482 reads 1 comments

  12. Detroit Tigers Made a Bad Decison Trading Doug Fister

    Chirs Cotillo from MLB Daily Dish was the first to break the news on Monday that the Detroit Tigers had traded pitcher Doug Fister ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 7,558 reads 42 comments

  13. Boston Red Sox Were Smart Not to Re-Sign Jacoby Ellsbury

    We knew this day was possible. New York Daily News ' Mark Feinsand was the first to report the New York Yankees have signed center fielder Jacoby Ellsbury . CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports it's a seven-year deal worth $153 million...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 4,055 reads 17 comments

  14. Report: Boston Red Sox Sign Catcher A.J. Pierzynski

    Jon Heyman of CBS Sports has tweeted that the Boston Red Sox have signed free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski to a deal. Sean McAdam of CSN New England reports that the deal is only for one year...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 1,993 reads 2 comments

  15. Arizona Diamondbacks' Brad Ziegler's Comments Are Good for MLB

    Arizona Diamondbacks closer Brad Ziegler isn't a household name or even one of the best players on his own team. But Ziegler's comments in the wake of the St...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 603 reads 1 comments

  16. Alex Rodriguez Drama Is Hurting Baseball and the New York Yankees

    We get it. MLB wants to throw the book at Alex Rodriguez and has tried to do that in the form of a 211-game suspension for the aging slugger, detailed here by Yahoo Sports' Ronald Blum...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 2,196 reads 16 comments

  17. St. Louis Cardinals' Signing of Jhonny Peralta Is Bad for Baseball

    CBS Sports' Jon Heyman was the first to report that the St. Louis Cardinals had signed free agent Jhonny Peralta to a contract pending a team physical...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 3,284 reads 30 comments

  18. Arizona Diamondbacks Hire Dave Duncan to Help Develop Pitching

    It's a great move for the Arizona Diamondbacks to add Dave Duncan to the organization. According to Steve Gilbert of MLB .com, he will be a special assistant to D'backs general manager Kevin Towers and a pitching consultant for the organization...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 530 reads 1 comments

  19. Boston Red Sox Acquire Reliever Burke Badenhop

    The Boston Red Sox acquired right-handed reliever Burke Badenhop from the Milwaukee Brewers on Friday. The deal was announced by the Red Sox on their Twitter feed...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 1,843 reads 1 comments

  20. Boston Red Sox Express Interest in Outfielder Matt Kemp

    It shouldn't be surprising that the Boston Red Sox are expressing interest in the Los Angeles Dodgers ' Matt Kemp as has been reported by the Boston Globe's Nick Cafardo...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 5,132 reads 10 comments

  21. Boston Red Sox World Series Title Creates Unlikely Blueprint for MLB

    While the Boston Red Sox were celebrating their 2013 World Series victory at Fenway Park, I wonder if owner John Henry, team president Larry Lucchino and general manager Ben ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 2,862 reads 14 comments

  22. Detroit Tigers Had to Trade Prince Fielder to Texas Rangers

    The Detroit Tigers really didn't have a choice. The Tigers were given a chance to move Prince Fielder and they had to take it. According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman , the Tigers have traded Fielder to the Texas Rangers for Ian Kinsler...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 2,631 reads 5 comments

  23. San Francisco Giants Signings Put Pressure on Arizona Diamondbacks

    This already looked to be a difficult offseason for the Arizona Diamondbacks , and it only figures to get tougher with the rest of the NL West division looking to improve...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 1,339 reads 1 comments

  24. Boston Red Sox Smart to Pass on Catcher Carlos Ruiz

    Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal was the first to report Monday that catcher Carlos Ruiz was going to re-sign with the Philadelphia Phillies ...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 9 months ago 1,275 reads 6 comments

  25. 2014 Catching Options for the Boston Red Sox

    It's telling that in the most important moments of the 2013 season for the Boston Red Sox , catcher David Ross was the one behind the plate...

    Jonathan Cullen Written by Jonathan Cullen about 10 months ago 3,645 reads 5 comments