1. Matt Flynn to Seahawks: Seattle's Free-Agency and NFL Draft Plans Clearer

    On March 18, 2012, the Seattle Seahawks finally did what fans have been waiting for since the end of the 2008 season; acquire via the draft or sign the team's next fixture at QB...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about almost 3 years ago 1,437 reads 4 comments

  2. Seattle Mariners: What Ichiro Batting Third Means for the 2012 Lineup

    Today (February 21), Seattle Mariners manager Eric Wedge reported that he has made the decision to hit fan favorite Ichiro in the third spot of a hopefully revamped Mariners lineup...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about almost 3 years ago 1,217 reads 8 comments

  3. Seattle Mariners Aquire LHP Aaron Laffey From the Cleveland Indians

    For the fifth straight offseason, the Mariners have acquired a left-handed pitcher with hopes that he will be a productive starter. First, the Seattle Mariners traded Rafael Soriano for Horacio Ramirez in 2007...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about almost 4 years ago 554 reads 9 comments

  4. Is Diamondbacks' Justin Upton the Next Barry Bonds? 2011 Production Predictions

    This past November when new Diamondbacks general manager Kevin Towers admitted that he would be willing to move star outfielder and former No. 1 draft choice Justin Upton, many people were slightly confused...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about almost 4 years ago 1,260 reads 2 comments

  5. Boston Red Sox New Favorites in a Changed Playoff Picture

    Last year, the Detroit Tigers, Boston Red Sox and Milwaukee Brewers missed the playoffs entirely. The Philadelphia Phillies and New York Yankees made the playoffs, but sat the ...

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  6. Free Agents Miguel Olivo and Jack Cust to the Seattle Mariners

    On December 8th the Seattle Mariners signed free-agent catcher Miguel Olivo to a two-year contract worth $7 million with a club option for a third year...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 1,016 reads 11 comments

  7. MLB Free Agency: Where Top FA Hitters Will Sign, 2011 Stats Predictions

    The 2010 Free Agent class for hitters is similar to many Free Agent classes of the past. It contains many aging sluggers nearing the end of their careers, players coming off outstanding ...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 3,822 reads 14 comments

  8. Dan Uggla: Why The Florida Marlins Do Not Need Him

    On Nov. 16, the Florida Marlins shocked the baseball world by trading Dan Uggla. Despite all the rumors that have surrounded Uggla over the years, the Marlins had always neglected to move him...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 702 reads 7 comments

  9. Dan Uggla Traded To Atlanta Braves: Florida Marlins Got What They Wanted

    The Florida Marlins traded Dan Uggla on November 16 to their divisional rivals, the Atlanta Braves. In the trade Atlanta sent over left handed reliever Mike Dunn and the versatile infielder Omar Infante, who had his big breakout season in 2010...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 578 reads 2 comments

  10. Blue Jays Interested in Kansas City's Greinke, Gordon?

    Bob Elliot of the Toronto Sun reported recently that the Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos has called the Kansas City Royals to inquire about ace Zack Greinke and former first-rounder Alex Gordon ...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 1,812 reads 72 comments

  11. Fixing the Seattle Mariners: Free-Agent Infielder Options to Add This Offseason

    The Seattle Mariners had a historically bad season in 2010. They saw almost every position player on the roster perform at career-worst levels, they scored less runs than they ...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 758 reads 5 comments

  12. MLB Free Agent Market: Pittsburgh Pirates Plan To Be Aggressive?

    The Pirates are currently searching for a new manager after losing over a hundred games for the second time since they moved into PNC park in 2001. The Pittsburgh Pirates are trying to stop a record long playoff drought...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 2,276 reads 20 comments

  13. Hisashi Iwakuma: The Newest Seattle Mariner Pitcher?

    On November 5 th , two days before free agency begins for hundreds of MLB players, bidding for Japanese baseball player Hisashi Iwakuma ended. Hisashi Iwakuma was “posted” by the Rakuten Golden Eagles of the Japanese baseball league...

    Kyle Smith Written by Kyle Smith about 4 years ago 1,831 reads 28 comments