1. MLB Trade Rumors: 7 Players Most Likely to Be on the Move

    There have already been a number of trades this offseason, and there are bound to be at least a few more. While evaluating deals that have gone down is always on the agenda, it's ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 11,083 reads 6 comments

  2. Breaking Down Jameis Winston's Biggest Obstacles to Becoming an MLB Star

    Jameis Winston wants the best of both worlds, but can he actually be a star quarterback in the National Football League and a Major League Baseball player at the same time? ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 3,608 reads 4 comments

  3. Will New Massive TV Deal Allow the Phillies to Spend Their Way to the Top?

    The Philadelphia Phillies just got paid. Early on Friday, Jan. 3, news came down that the Phillies had reached an agreement on a long-term extension with Comcast ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 8,662 reads 13 comments

  4. How Have MLB's Oldest Teams Performed over the Last Decade?

    In a sport that is so much about numbers like wins and home runs and WAR, perhaps the most important one in baseball is age. Age, as you might've heard once or twice, is nothing but a number...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 11,416 reads 26 comments

  5. What Would Be Yankees' 2014 Impact If A-Rod's Suspension Is Overturned?

    Even in the New York Yankees ' universe, not everything is pinstripe navy blue and white. Logic dictates that it would not be a good thing for the Yankees if Alex Rodriguez 's 211-game suspension were to be overturned...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 21,203 reads 74 comments

  6. Is Japanese Pitching Star Masahiro Tanaka Worth Asking Price of $17-20 Million?

    What is Masahiro Tanaka worth? That question is bound to dominate Major League Baseball for the next few weeks, now that the star Japanese pitcher has officially been posted after months of expectation, speculation and anticipation...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 40,684 reads 133 comments

  7. Odds of Top Suitors Acquiring Top Available 2014 MLB Free-Agent, Trade Targets

    Attention, holiday shoppers: If you're a general manager of a Major League Baseball team, there may not be much available in position players anymore, but they're not quite sold out ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 9,719 reads 17 comments

  8. How Reds Lineup Matches Up in National League with Billy Hamilton at the Top

    The Cincinnati Reds lost top free agent Shin-Soo Choo over the weekend, meaning center field prospect Billy Hamilton's timeline just sped up...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 11,542 reads 37 comments

  9. Do Big-Name Additions Make AL West Most Potent Division in MLB?

    To this point in the MLB offseason, the American League West has been a bad division. Not in the opposite-of-good way, but in the dangerous, don't-mess-with-'em kind of way...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 14,568 reads 113 comments

  10. Has MLB's Draft-Pick Compensation for Top Targets Hurt the Free-Agency Process?

    Matt Garza is a lucky guy. He's a big league pitcher who's made millions to this point in his life and career, but because of a little quirk in a relatively new Major League Baseball ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 4,267 reads 8 comments

  11. Fantasy Baseball Impact of All the Latest MLB Offseason Signings, Trades

    Hey, just because it's the holiday season doesn't mean we should ignore the fantasy baseball season. While Robinson Cano's massive 10-year, $240 million deal with the Seattle Mariners ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 3,378 reads 1 comments

  12. How the Yankees Could Sign Masahiro Tanaka and Still Get Under $189 Million

    With regards to Japanese star Masahiro Tanaka and the New York Yankees , two things are clear: Tanaka wants to play Major League Baseball, and the Yankees want Tanaka ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 18,336 reads 58 comments

  13. How This MLB Offseason Will Impact the 2014-2015 Free-Agent Class

    In baseball, what happens one winter often impacts the next. That's especially true when it comes to free agency, as players who will be hitting the open market a year from now ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 10,901 reads 6 comments

  14. How Ryan Freel's Positive CTE Test Can Help Change MLB Policy on Concussions

    The sad part about the recent news that former Major League Baseball player Ryan Freel , who committed suicide last December, was suffering from chronic traumatic encephalopathy—known ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 4,863 reads 11 comments

  15. What MLB Teams Are Getting the Most Bang for Their Buck in Wild Offseason?

    In free agency, the name of the game is value. Of course, when there are a limited supply of players and a number of teams bidding for their services, it's hard to find value...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 10,361 reads 19 comments

  16. Best Available First-Base Options After James Loney Deal with Rays

    And then there was one. With news Friday that James Loney has re-upped with the Tampa Bay Rays for $21 million over three years, according to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports , there aren't many first basemen of note left on the free-agent market..

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 9,315 reads 8 comments

  17. Best Potential Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Braves Closer Craig Kimbrel

    The very thought of trading Craig Kimbrel can't help but rile up Atlanta Braves fans. Although it's not necessarily even an actual rumor, the concept of trading baseball's best ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 55,484 reads 174 comments

  18. The Art of Free-Agent Recruiting by Fellow MLB Players

    In free agency, money talks. But players do, too. While most in and around Major League Baseball would agree that dollar signs are the driving force in decision-making, there ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 1,970 reads 1 comments

  19. Fantasy Baseball Impact of All the 2013 Winter Meetings Moves

    Oddly enough, during the winter meetings, which came to an end Thursday, the hot stove went from boiling over to slightly simmering...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 3,356 reads 2 comments

  20. How the Masahiro Tanaka Posting Delay Is Impacting MLB Free Agency

    What do Ubaldo Jimenez, Ervin Santana and Matt Garza have in common? That's right: They're all big-name free-agent starting pitchers who are out there for the taking. To this point, though, nobody's done any taking...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 6,212 reads 4 comments

  21. Best Potential Trade Packages and Landing Spots for Cliff Lee, Cole Hamels

    The Philadelphia Phillies rebuild, it would appear, is on. Following a lengthy stretch of success during which they won five straight National League East division crowns and the ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 52,090 reads 109 comments

  22. Who Was Best Manager of Tony La Russa, Bobby Cox, Joe Torre Hall of Fame Trio?

    Call it a win for Cooperstown—7,558 of them, to be exact. It's only fitting that Tony La Russa , Bobby Cox and Joe Torre should enter baseball's Hall of Fame together after being voted in unanimously by the Expansion Era Committee...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 8 months ago 15,250 reads 67 comments

  23. Fantasy Baseball Impact of Offseason Moves Heading into the Winter Meetings

    The hot stove is officially cookin ', but with Major League Baseball's winter meetings set to start on Monday, Dec...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 10,790 reads 5 comments

  24. Were Yankees Smart to Draw Line in Sand with Robinson Cano Negotiations?

    Options. That's what the New York Yankees have now, thanks to their firm stance against giving in to Robinson Cano . Sure, losing their best player when they wanted him to stay hurts...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 24,770 reads 151 comments

  25. Would Losing Robinson Cano to the Seattle Mariners Leave Yankees at a Dead End?

    The Seattle Mariners are blowin' up the New York Yankees ' spot, as the kids say. The Mariners have made it known to free agent Robinson Cano —the longtime Yankees second ...

    Jason Catania Written by Jason Catania about 9 months ago 13,938 reads 86 comments