1. Matt Garza Trade Rumors: Why Tigers Become MLB's No. 1 Team After Deal

    With 95 wins in 2011, the Detroit Tigers were one of the best teams in the major leagues. They are interested in Matt Garza, according to David Kaplan of CSN Chicago. Adding Garza would instantly make the Tigers a better team...

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  2. MLB Free Agent/Trade Rumors: Fact or Fiction on Every Team's Juiciest Rumors

    Rumors dominate the headlines during baseball's offseason. Many of them turn out to be nothing more than stories, but some of the rumors eventually turn into deals...

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  3. How Much Would MLB's Top 25 Players Cost in Soccer's January Transfer Window?

    Imagine if baseball teams had to bid to negotiate with every free agent like they did with Yu Darvish. The free agent system does not allow this to happen often...

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  4. Carlos Zambrano to Marlins: 5 Teams Yankees Could Convince to Take AJ Burnett

    Carlos Zambrano was not going to be a part of the Chicago Cubs future. He had a very expensive contract, yet the Cubs were able to deal him. This move could give the Yankees hope that there are teams that would be willing to take A...

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  5. 2012 MLB Free Agency: Every Team's Worst Swing-and-Miss This Offseason

    Despite their best efforts during the offseason, teams often make mistakes or miss out on players that they are interested in...

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  6. Tim Lincecum Trade Talk: Teams That'd Sell the Farm If Extension Talks Collapse

    Finding an ace is a very difficult task for baseball teams, and developing a two-time Cy Young Award winner is even harder. That is why the San Francisco Giants have been trying to sign Tim Lincecum to an extension...

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  7. 30 Women Affiliated with Every MLB Franchise

    Baseball has typically been an old boys club, but there have been women that have been able to get involved in the game. These women have been able to reach high levels of management and some have even been owners...

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  8. Fantasy Baseball 2012: The 15 Best Relievers To Earn You Holds

    For those getting ready to draft for a fantasy baseball league, one of the categories that they often overlook is holds...

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  9. MLB Free Agency: Where Prince Fielder and Every Top Scott Boras Client Will Land

    Scott Boras' name has not come up that often yet this winter, but it will be popping up everywhere soon. Boras has a number of top free agents, including Prince Fielder, that have not signed yet this winter...

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  10. 10 Baseball GMs Best at Producing Homegrown Talent

    Teams often go after big name free agents to try to improve their teams. This costs teams a lot of money and may not be the best option for the franchise. General managers that can draft and develop homegrown talent are incredibly valuable...

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  11. Prince Fielder: 10 Fun Facts Scott Boras Should Add to His Infamous Binder

    When one imagines someone lugging a big 75-page binder around, they typically picture a sleep-deprived college student and not baseball's super agent...

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  12. MLB's Top 25 Designated Hitters of All Time

    Beginning in the 1973 season, American League teams were able to use a designated hitter. Ron Bloomberg of the New York Yankees was the first DH, and there have been many more players who have filled the DH position since then...

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  13. 5 Stupidest Suspensions in MLB History

    Throughout the history of baseball, there have been players that have cheated or broken the rules. They have gotten suspended, and they deserved to be in most cases...

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  14. Ryan Braun Fails MLB Drug Test: Is He the Most Improbable Player Suspended?

    The baseball world was shocked when it was leaked that Ryan Braun would be suspended for 50 games as the result of a failed drug test. He is one of the last players that many would have expected to fail a test...

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  15. Why the Cardinals Will Be Glad They Let Albert Pujols Go to the Angels

    Losing Albert Pujols to the Los Angeles Angels was certainly a blow to the St. Louis Cardinals , but in the long run, they will end up being better off...

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  16. 2012 MLB Free Agency: Roy Oswalt and 5 Top Impact FAs Not Getting Their Due

    There are many free agents on the market that can make an impact for teams in 2012. However, they have not been drawing as much interest as one would expect...

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  17. Why the Yankees, Cubs, Rangers & Blue Jays Are Right (& Wrong) for Yu Darvish

    As we wait to find out who won the rights to negotiate for Yu Darvish, the picture about who put in the highest bid is becoming slightly clearer...

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  18. MLB Trade Rumors: Re-Ranking Top 20 Pitchers Available This Winter

    A number of pitchers have already been traded this winter and the biggest highlight so far has been the Trevor Cahill deal. There are a number of other pitchers that could be dealt this winter...

    Robert  Knapel Written by Robert Knapel about over 2 years ago 2,595 reads 12 comments

  19. Hanley Ramirez Trade Rumors: Kevin Youkilis and 9 Stars Marlins Could Acquire

    Following the Miami Marlins ' signing of Jose Reyes, there were a number of questions about what the team would do with current shortstop Hanley Ramirez ...

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  20. MLB Free Agency 2012: Updated Odds on Where Top 50 Free Agents Will Sign

    There have already been a number of Major League Baseball's top 50 free agents that have signed with a team. However, there are plenty of players that are still on the market...

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  21. Ryan Braun Positive Drug Test: 8 Most Jaw-Dropping Drug Users in MLB History

    According to a report for ESPN's Outside the Lines, NL MVP Ryan Braun has failed a drug test. He is currently appealing the results of the test, but if they are upheld he would be one of the most shocking drug users in MLB history...

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  22. Albert Pujols, CJ Wilson to Angels: Can They Be Stopped in the American League?

    With just a few strokes of a pen, the balance of power in the American League and in all of baseball quickly shifted. The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim managed to land Albert Pujols , and then, just minutes later, they signed C...

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  23. Yu Darvish Posting: Ranking the Contenders to Win the Negotiation Rights

    While a number of free agents have gone off of the market, there is about to be one more that is added on. Yu Darvish will finally be coming to America...

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  24. Coolest Logo in Every MLB Team's History

    An MLB team's logo is one of the most recognizable things that can be associated with the team. Throughout the history of the game, teams have had a number of outstanding logos...

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  25. Albert Pujols Marlins Rumors & the 5 Craziest Rumors from MLB Winter Meetings

    Whenever all 30 Major League Baseball teams have their executives gather in one place there will inevitably be a number of rumors that come out of the meetings. The 2011 MLB Winter Meetings are no exception...

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