1. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 13's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    We've reached that point in the offseason where the closer we get to spring training, the slower time seems to move...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 day ago 36,867 reads 40 comments

  2. Stock Up, Stock Down on Expected MLB Contenders Entering February

    While there are still a few weeks before pitchers and catchers report to camp and about a month before the exhibition season gets underway, make no mistake about it—baseball season is nearly upon us...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 2 days ago 15,325 reads 45 comments

  3. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 13 News, Rumors and Speculation

    Only a few weeks away from the start of spring training, you'd think that MLB clubs were done looking to make trades—at least until an unfortunate injury during the exhibition season forced their hand...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 3 days ago 50,990 reads 46 comments

  4. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 12's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    With just about three weeks to go before pitchers and catchers begin reporting to spring training, the baseball season draws ever closer...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 8 days ago 18,285 reads 34 comments

  5. Ranking 2015-16 MLB Offseason's Biggest Steals, Mistakes Entering February

    Some would say that compiling a list of the offseason's biggest steals and mistakes with more than a month to go before spring training begins—and a handful of impact players still available via free agency and trade—is an effort in futility...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 10 days ago 69,762 reads 111 comments

  6. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 12 News, Rumors and Speculation

    While there are still plenty of familiar names available as free agents, there's a multitude of reasons those players remain unsigned...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 days ago 95,249 reads 124 comments

  7. The Best Bargains Remaining on the 2015-16 MLB Offseason Market

    You won't find the likes of Ian Desmond, Dexter Fowler or Howie Kendrick on the pages that follow. For while they all might ultimately sign contracts for salaries far less than they ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 11 days ago 50,803 reads 49 comments

  8. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 11's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    It took far longer than anyone expected—nearly three months—but some of baseball's top free agents finally found homes over the past week...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 15 days ago 17,285 reads 47 comments

  9. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 11 News, Rumors and Speculation

    With Chris Davis re-signing with the Baltimore Orioles and Justin Upton taking his talents to the Detroit Tigers, we can cross two more teams off the list as potential landing spots for the biggest names believed to be available on the trade market...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 18 days ago 124,617 reads 180 comments

  10. Splash Deals Desperate MLB Teams Should Consider Before Opening Day

    Few agents know how to make a splash like Scott Boras, so we really shouldn't be surprised that before much of the baseball universe awoke Saturday morning, Boras had found new homes for his two biggest remaining free-agent clients...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 20 days ago 76,519 reads 151 comments

  11. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 10's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    Thanks to the folks over at MLB .com's Cut 4 , we know that it's a fact that Miguel Cabrera of the Detroit Tigers had better odds of breaking Joe DiMaggio's 56-game hitting streak—and ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 23 days ago 39,356 reads 90 comments

  12. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 10 News, Rumors and Speculation

    If it's true that there's no crying in baseball, someone forgot to fill in one executive, who recently griped to ESPN's Buster Olney about the state of the trade market. "Nobody wants to do a small trade," he complained...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 25 days ago 90,318 reads 221 comments

  13. Building MLB's Perfect Hitter, Piece by Piece

    Some would argue that engaging in an exercise to build MLB 's perfect hitter is an effort in futility, for such a player already exists. But sadly, Bartolo Colon did not make the cut as a potential donor for our trip into Dr...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 25 days ago 47,020 reads 73 comments

  14. 10 Free Agents Set to Improve Their New MLB Club the Most in 2016

    With so many impact MLB free agents still available—a group that includes Yoenis Cespdes, Wei-Yin Chen, Chris Davis, Yovani Gallardo and Justin Upton—a list of the 10 ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 26 days ago 49,401 reads 116 comments

  15. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 9's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    Roughly six weeks separate us from the unofficial start of spring training, with pitchers and catchers set to report to camp in mid-February. While that may seem like an eternity now, it's really not that far off...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 29 days ago 32,142 reads 27 comments

  16. Under-the-Radar 2015-16 MLB Offseason Moves That Will Pay Big Dividends

    Every year, superstars command the offseason spotlight, dominating the rumor mill and the minds of fans, who dream of, say, David Price atop the rotation...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 27,669 reads 24 comments

  17. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 9 News, Rumors and Speculation

    Having spent lavishly, both in cash and prospects, to bolster their pitching staffs, teams are finally beginning to turn their attention to the bats that remain available this offseason...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 49,622 reads 53 comments

  18. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 8's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    Two months have passed since the Kansas City Royals celebrated their first World Series championship in 30 years, yet we sit here on New Year's Eve with more questions than answers ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 19,383 reads 18 comments

  19. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 8 News, Rumors and Speculation

    Just when you thought it was safe to take a break from the Hot Stove League, the New York Yankees shocked the baseball universe by sending a four-player package to the Cincinnati ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 66,463 reads 102 comments

  20. Key Takeaways from Week 7 of MLB Hot Stove Moves, Chatter

    Christmas may have slowed down baseball's rumor mill, but not even jolly old St. Nick is capable of completely shutting down America's pastime. A pair of notable signings took place over the past week, with the St...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 40,022 reads 66 comments

  21. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 7's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    The weather outside may not be winter-like for some, but Christmas typically brings with it a cooling off for the Hot Stove League...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 94,944 reads 78 comments

  22. MLB Trade Rumors: Potential Jake Odorizzi Trade Packages

    While trade chatter in the Hot Stove League has begun to regurgitate many of the same names we've been talking about for much of the offseason, a list that includes Carlos Carrasco ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 39,440 reads 77 comments

  23. Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 6's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

    If you thought the hot stove was going to cool off in time for the holidays, well, you were wrong. We've seen a handful of blockbuster deals go down in recent days...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 25,143 reads 28 comments

  24. MLB Trade Ideas Based on Offseason Week 6 News, Rumors and Speculation

    Baseball's annual winter meetings are over, and while there was a flurry of activity, nearly every team departed Nashville, Tennessee, having also laid the groundwork for potential deals down the road...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 85,642 reads 156 comments

  25. Odds of Each Suitor Acquiring Top Remaining 2015-16 MLB Free Agents

    With 10 shopping days left before Christmas, the hot-stove league's shelves are still stocked with some premium gifts that teams can bestow upon their fans, despite a flurry of activity ...

    Rick Weiner Written by Rick Weiner about 1 month ago 77,617 reads 70 comments