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MLB Trade Rumors: Hot-Stove Whispers on A.J. Cole, Luis Avilan and More

If you thought the MLB hot stove would temporarily switch to the off position for the holidays, think again. After all, some teams still have needs to be met, and the number of days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training is dwindling. Show More Summary

Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 8

Several MLB teams already completed their holiday shopping for 2015, crossing items off their wish lists early in a frantic offseason. Yet with a week left in 2014, several high-profile storylines loom large across the diamond. Most involve marquee names far from guaranteed to stay put before Opening Day. Show More Summary

MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Buzz on Cole Hamels, Dan Haren and More

Sports fans may have their attention firmly turned toward football and basketball around the holidays, but pitchers and catchers report to spring training in less than two months. That means MLB teams are running out of time to makeShow More Summary

Is Yasiel Puig Ready to Face Big Responsibility with Kemp, Ramirez Gone?

There's going to be a lot of pressure on Yasiel Puig w hen the Los Angeles Dodgers take the field in 2015. Alright, maybe that sounds like stating the obvious. Between the pressure on him to behave and the pressure on him to perform, there's always pressure on Puig. Show More Summary

2014 MLB Free Agents: Predictions for Latest Rumors Surrounding Biggest Stars

Although the winter meetings allowed numerous MLB teams to cross some names off their holiday shopping lists, plenty of big gifts still await. Even with big names like Jon Lester and Pablo Sandoval signing with new teams, the leagueShow More Summary

What Is James Shields Truly Worth in Today's MLB Pitching Market?

With the calendar ready to flip to 2015, two big-name, big-money free agents remain on the market in Max Scherzer and James Shields, both of whom are proven, highly regarded right-handed starting pitchers looking to score massive contracts. Already...Show More Summary

How MLB Teams Will Still Be Able to Build a Winner After January 1

With a whole new year just days away, Major League Baseball's winter market is about as well-stocked as your friendly neighborhood toy store. Due to the demands of the season, there's not much left. For teams that have already done their shopping, this isn't a problem. Show More Summary

Predicting the San Francisco Giants' Starting Lineup Heading into 2015

The San Francisco Giants have won three World Series titles in the past five years. Manager Bruce Bochy guided his team through several peaks and valleys this year. His calm demeanor was a soothing influence when the Giants struggled in the middle of the season. Show More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: Offseason Chatter Rounding out 2014

Not even the holidays can completely halt MLB trade talk. The offseason doesn't shut down, but don't expect another flurry of deals before New Year's Day. After all, general managers are actual people with families, so landing that left-handed...Show More Summary

MLB Fanbases with the Most to Be Excited About This Christmas

As baseball fans wake up this Christmas and run downstairs to see what Santa left them underneath the tree, there's going to be some mixed reaction. Some will find everything they asked for and more, giddy with excitement about the possibilities for 2015 and beyond. Show More Summary

Most Viral Sports Moments of the Year

In relatively recent history, increased Internet activity has augmented sports coverage in a profound way, driving millions upon millions of eyes and ears toward the industry's biggest stars and stories. This year was no different, as...Show More Summary

2014 MLB Free Agents: Rumors and Predictions for Top Players Still on Market

Patience is a virtue for teams looking to bring in talented players without paying through the roof. The beginning of the MLB free-agent period usually features a rash of quick signings for a lot of money. While this often makes theShow More Summary

Top MLB Free Agents, Trade Targets Still Available at Every Position

As we approach the end of December, there is still work to be done in what has been one of the most eventful MLB offseasons in recent memory. After a busy month of November, we saw a whirlwind four days in San Diego for the winter meetings,...Show More Summary

Playing Fact or Fiction with All of MLB's Hottest Buzz

The buzz around MLB this time of year is intense. While it is a blast keeping up with the latest rumors surrounding your favorite team, much of the speculation ends up being nothing more than hearsay. Let’s play a round of Fact or Fiction with the latest news. To be sure, we can’t cover every rumor that's floating around. Show More Summary

A Fan's Christmas Wish List for the Boston Red Sox in 2015

Ahhh, the holidays. Eggnog, carols, the fresh smell of sap and distracting oneself from thy family with NBA action. But with the 10-16 Boston Celtics having just traded away Rajon Rondo and the New England Patriots already clinching the AFC's No. Show More Summary

Playing Panic or Patience on MLB's Most Inactive Contenders

From the San Francisco Giants to the Washington Nationals, some of the best teams of 2014 have endured underwhelming offseasons. The Giants missed out on two of the top free agents of the winter, while the Nationals haven't done much of anything at all. Show More Summary

Fan Breaks News of A.J. Pierzynski Signing at HoneyBaked Ham

As informed and quick as national reporters are, some fans are able to randomly break news first—thanks to bizarre luck and a sweet location. Take the case of veteran catcher A.J. Pierzynski's recent signing, for example. On Wednesday...Show More Summary

Carlos Gonzalez Injury: Updates on Rockies Star's Recovery from Knee Surgery

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez provided an early Christmas gift for fans of the franchise. Gonzalez suffered a season-ending knee injury in September, but he was healthy enough to take swings Tuesday. The announcement was...Show More Summary

A.J. Pierzynski to Braves: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

Free-agent catcher A.J. Pierzynski could have called it a career after 17 MLB seasons, but he will play at least one more year after reportedly signing a contract with the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday. MLB.com's Mark Bowman provided the...Show More Summary

Delmon Young to Orioles: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

After a consistent season in a limited role during the 2014 season, free-agent outfielder Delmon Young signed a one-year deal to remain with the Baltimore Orioles. Roch Kubatko of MASN reported the news on Young's decision: Young, 29, has been a journeyman throughout his career, playing with five different teams over the last nine seasons. Show More Summary

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