1. The 10 Biggest Surprises of the MLB Offseason

    The 2012-13 MLB offseason has had its share of surprises. One of the biggest surprises this offseason was the Los Angeles Angels signing of Josh Hamilton to a five-year, $125 million contract...

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  2. MLB Trade Rumors: All the Latest Updates on Justin Upton's Suitors, News

    The big news this week on the Justin Upton front is that the Arizona Diamondbacks agreed to a three-year, $26 million deal with Cody Ross ( details at ESPN ). The addition of Ross could spur the Diamondbacks into moving the 25-year-old outfielder...

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  3. Derek Jeter and 4 MLB Players You Would Most Want to Be for a Day

    What MLB player would you be if you had the chance to be one for a day? Would it be someone like the Derek Jeter ? Or would you like to be an up-and-coming star, like Bryce Harper ...

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  4. Grading the Boston Red Sox, Pittsburgh Pirates on Joel Hanrahan Trade

    The Boston Red Sox made a move to shore up the back end of their bullpen by trading for two-time All-Star closer Joel Hanrahan ...

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  5. Grading Performance of MLB's Last 5 Reigning MVPs, Cy Youngs Who Changed Teams

    How have the last five reigning MLB Cy Young and MVP Award winners fared after being traded from their respective clubs? That question could now be on people's minds as on Sunday ...

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  6. Josh Hamilton: How His Signing Impacts the Budding Angels vs. Dodgers Rivalry

    The ever-increasing rivalry between the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim and the Los Angeles Dodgers took a significant leap forward Thursday with the free-agent signing of Josh Hamilton ...

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  7. 5 Craziest Rumors Floated During the 2012 MLB Winter Meetings

    There was several crazy trade rumors floated about last week at the 2012 MLB Winter Meetings in Nashville. One hot topic batted around the rumor mill was potential landing spot for free-agent prize Josh Hamilton...

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  8. MLB Free Agency: 5 Hitters Who Will Be Impacted by Josh Hamilton's Contract

    Former Texas Rangers slugger Josh Hamilton announced last month that he was looking to sign a new contract in the neighborhood of seven years, $175 million...

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  9. MLB Free Agency Tracker: All the Week's Signings of Note

    The Atlanta Braves made a significant splash in the free-agent market this week by signing B.J. Upton to a five-year, $75.25 million contract. The move was the first real major signing of the 2012-13 free-agency signing period...

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  10. MLB Free Agency 2013: 5 Teams Taking a Big Step Back

    The Miami Marlins, led by owner Jeffrey Loria, have been one of the MLB teams who have taken a big step back during the 2012-13 offseason...

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  11. Predicting the Next 4 MLB Teams to Get New Ballparks

    Who is next in line to get a new ballpark? There have been several new ballparks opened in the past few years. The New York Yankees opened up their new $1.5 billion incarnation of Yankee Stadium in 2009...

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  12. MLB Trade Rumors: 4 Players That Teams Should Avoid

    Would you trade for the much-maligned future Hall of Famer Alex Rodriguez ? How about the young, talented, but wildly inconsistent Justin Upton? What about a pitcher who missed all ...

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  13. 2013 MLB Free Agency: 6 Sleeper Free Agents Who Offer the Most Value

    The 2012-13 MLB free-agent signing period kicked off earlier this month for Melky Cabrera and over 160 players looking for new homes. Players like Marco Scutaro and Delmon Young will be able to parlay strong playoff performances into salary gold...

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  14. MLB Trade Rumors: Re-Ranking Top 10 Impact Bats on the Market

    If you were a major league GM this offseason looking for an impact bat via trade who would you prefer—Allen Craig or Andre Ethier? How about taking a huge financial risk and ...

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  15. Ranking the 10 Most Irksome Players in MLB

    The 2012 MLB season came to an exciting end this week when the San Francisco Giants captured their second World Series Championship in the past three seasons. The season was full of plenty of memorable moments and unique characters...

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  16. 5 MLB Free Agents Who Should Retire

    There comes a point in an MLB career when a player has outlasted his usefulness. It has happened to both role players and Hall of Fame greats...

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  17. Mike Trout to Zack Greinke: Grading the 14 Best Moves from the 2012 MLB Season

    The 2012 MLB season had its share of memorable transactions. Some of these transactions had little or no bearing on the outcome of the pennant races...

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  18. MLB Free Agency: 10 Players Who Are Irreplaceable After Playoff Performances

    The Detroit Tigers return to the World Series for the second time in the past decade on Wednesday night against the San Francisco Giants at AT&T Park...

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  19. MLB Free Agents 2013: The 16 Sleeper Names You Need to Know

    The 2012 MLB postseason is in full swing as the Detroit Tigers and the St. Louis Cardinals vie for a spot in the World Series...

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  20. ALDS 2012: 7 Orioles Who Came Up Big in Game 2 vs. the Yankees

    The Baltimore Orioles led by rookie Wei-Yin Chen outlasted the New York Yankees 3-2 in the second game of the ALDS at Camden Yards Monday night...

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  21. MLB Playoff Predictions 2012: World Series Odds for Every Team

    There will be a ton of storylines to follow this postseason. Will the New York Yankees make it back to the World Series for the first time since 2009? Will the Orioles and the Washington ...

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  22. 10 Impending Free Agents Who Will Miss Chance to Earn Big Check in October

    The St. Louis Cardinals were crowned World Series champions last fall by outlasting the Texas Rangers in seven action-packed games...

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  23. Under-the-Radar Trades That Could Help Lead an MLB Franchise to Promised Land

    The MLB non-waiver trade deadline saw the likes of Ryan Dempster, Hunter Pence and Shane Victorino change uniforms...

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  24. 10 MLB GMs Who Got the Most out of Their Trade Scenarios

    The 2012 MLB trade deadline has come and gone, and experts and fans alike are debating whether or not their favorite team made the moves needed to secure a place in the postseason dance...

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  25. 10 MLB Trades That Could Solidify Division Winners

    The MLB trade deadline will come to pass on Tuesday at 4:00 p.m. ET. It will be interesting to see which moves are made by division leaders and which moves are not...

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