1. The CC Sabathia Effect

    It's official. Brewers pitcher CC Sabathia will win the Cy Young Award and will likely be given a record breaking salary following the postseason...

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  2. Washington Nationals Fire Five Coaches

    The Washington Nationals fired five coaches Sunday in an attempt to give Manny Acta another chance with a new coaching staff. They fired everyone except Randy St. Claire, the pitching coach who has been with the franchise since 2003...

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  3. Astros to Sign Wolf?

    According to the Houston Chronicle, the Astros and Randy Wolf are close to working out an extension. Wolf, who is 12-12 with a 4.30 ERA, has done a great job for the Astros...

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  4. Ordonez to Atlanta?

    According to a source, the Tigers are looking to make a trade and may take a chance on Jeff Francoeur. While Francoeur has struggled, many think it is because of his weight gain over the offseason, which may have affected his swing...

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  5. GM Talks: Williams, Ricciardi, Gillick

    According to Jon Heyman, the White Sox are working on an extension for GM Kenny Williams, whose contract is set to expire in 2009...

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  6. Ichiro Suzuki to Be Traded by the Seattle Mariners?

    According to the Seattle Times, several Mariners players think Ichiro is more about playing for hit records than he is for the team. This has led to a fight nearly breaking out in the clubhouse and knocking out Ichiro...

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  7. Orlando Cabrera, Brad Penny Leaving Town?

    Several big time players have recently made comments about their respective teams, meaning they will likely be finding new homes next offseason...

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  8. Rangers Laird On The Move?

    Rangers catcher Gerald Laird is drawing a lot of interest, and the Rangers are now in a place to trade him with Jarrod Saltalamacchia ready to play everyday...

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  9. Mariners Leaning Toward Kim Ng?

    According to FOXSPORTS.com, the Mariners are scanning the market for a new GM and may leaning towards hiring YHE Dodgers long time assistant Kim Ng...

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  10. Interview with Brandon Webb

    Last year, I sent an email over to the agents of Brandon Webb hoping to do an interview with him. The end of the season and some of his offseason plans got in the way of an interview, but his agents assured me we would get something done...

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  11. Dodgers to Buyout Penny?

    According to the LA Daily News, The Dodgers may buyout Brad Penny rather than pay him the 9.25 million that he could earn next season. Penny won sixteen games in 2007, but struggled in 2008 going 6-8 with a 6...

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  12. Oh Retires From Managing

    Japanese Homerun King and Hawks manager Sadaharu Oh has announced his retirement from baseball, according to the Seattle P-I. He cited health reasons as his decision, noting that he had his stomach removed in 2006 due to cancer...

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  13. Hermida to Royals, Indians, or Diamondbacks?

    Coming into this offseason, the Marlins have eighteen arbitration eligible players. It is very unlikely that the Marlins will sign all of them, but picking who to trade will be the tough part...

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  14. Cubs Should Go with Chad Gaudin over Jeff Samardzija for Playoff Roster

    Although Cubs pitcher Chad Gaudin has struggled lately, he is the pitcher the Cubs should give their final roster spot to in the postseason. Right now, it is down to Gaudin and Jeff Samardzija...

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  15. Todd Jones Retires

    Tigers reliever Todd Jones has announced his retirement . Jones was 4-1 with a 4.97 ERA with 18 SV this season before he finally decided to call it quits: "So this is it. If you're a Tigers fan, I'll never stress you out again...

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  16. Will Godfrey or Ricciardi Be Brought Back?

    Blue Jays President Paul Godfrey's contract expires at the conclusion of this season and it is not yet clear whether or not the Jays will bring him back...

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  17. Bedard to Red Sox, Cubs, or Blue Jays?

    The Mariners are reportedly very frustrated with Erik Bedard and are considering whether or not to tender him a contract this offseason...

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  18. Yankees Want Cashman Back, But....

    According to Newsday, the Yankees hope GM Brian Cashman will stay with the team following this season. The Steinbrenner boys and Cashman have talked several times over the course of the season, ...

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  19. Trammell to Seattle?

    The Mariners plan to interview GM candidates immediately following the World Series. Following that decision, the Mariners will interview somewhere between three and five candidates...

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  20. Around the Majors

    Source: Jon Heyman Several teams have said that they would like to add a second baseman, suggesting that both Robinson Cano and Brian Roberts could be on the move this offseason...

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  21. Marlins Will Trade Gregg

    The Marlins and Kevin Gregg are close to breaking up. Gregg has grown frustrated with the Marlins unwillingness to spend money, and isn't afraid to tell the media how he is feeling: "It's an ...

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  22. Pirates Dealing Wilson, Sanchez

    Pirates GM Neal Huntington was a little naive when he came into this season thinking the Pirates could compete. While Paul Maholm and Ian Snell may be on verge of stardom, the offense cannot ...

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  23. Juan Pierre to Cincinnati Reds?

    Dodgers outfielder Juan Pierre struggled this season and reportedly upset manager Joe Torre. Although Pierre has $28...

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  24. Francoeur to Royals?

    According to Joe Posanski, the Royals and Braves could match up in a trade for Jeff Francoeur. Although Francoeur has struggled in Atlanta, Royals GM Dayton Moore believes he still has some potential to turn it around...

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  25. Blue Jays Will Go After Garland

    According to one AL executive, the Blue Jays will pursue free agent-to be Jon Garland when he becomes a free agent this off season. With Shaun Marcum out for 2009, the Blue Jays will also go after A...

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