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Giants Tread Lightly in Fluid NL West with Casey McGehee, Jake Peavy Moves

Plenty involved, plenty underwhelming. That has been the synopsis of the San Francisco Giants’ post-World Series offseason to this point. The team has been heavy in the rumor mill and has handed out lucrative offers to the likes of Pablo...Show More Summary

Brian Wilson Released by Dodgers: Latest Details and Reaction

Having already designated reliever Brian Wilson for assignment, the Los Angeles Dodgers decided to release the 32-year-old. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times broke news of the move: Wilson had a strong first season with the Dodgers, posting a 0.66 earned run average and striking out 13 batters in 13.2 innings. Show More Summary

Matt Kemp Says Hello to San Diego as Padres Rock-Star GM Continues Dealing

SAN DIEGO — Matt Kemp and his hips showed up here Friday afternoon, where the closest thing to Rihanna is Shamu. Well, you know what I mean. Say goodbye to Hollywood. Say hello to the rebirth of baseball in San Diego. Padres manager Bud Black met with Kemp on Friday and told him that this entire reconstruction project started with him. Show More Summary

Casey McGehee to Giants: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

Few teams have been as active this offseason as the Miami Marlins. The latest reported move up their sleeve involves third baseman Casey McGehee. According to Juan C. Rodriguez of The Miami Sun-Sentinel, the Marlins are on the vergeShow More Summary

Yankees Acquire Not One, but Two Upside Arms in Nathan Eovaldi Trade

The New York Yankees’ quietly good offseason continued Friday, as the team acquired right-handed pitcher Nathan Eovaldi, first baseman Garrett Jones and right-handed pitching prospect Domingo German from the Miami Marlins, accordingShow More Summary

Flurry of Offseason Moves Positions Padres as Sleepers in the NL West

The San Diego Padres share a division with the defending World Series champion San Francisco Giants and the Los Angeles Dodgers, the biggest-spending club in baseball. So it'd be fair to call the Friars a forgotten team, an underdog,...Show More Summary

Chicago Cubs' Biggest Steal at the MLB Offseason 2-Month Mark

The Chicago Cubs have been very active this offseason after starting off slow, adding catcher Miguel Montero via trade and pitchers Jon Lester, Jason Hammel and Jason Motte via free agency. While all of these moves should majorly improve...Show More Summary

Martin Prado, David Phelps to Marlins: Latest Trade Details, Comments, Reaction

The Miami Marlins offseason overhaul continued on Friday, as the team reportedly struck a deal with the New York Yankees for super-utility man Martin Prado and right-handed pitcher David Phelps. The move was officially announced on the...Show More Summary

10 Low-Risk, High-Reward MLB Offseason Targets Still on Open Market

Multi -million dollar free-agent signings and blockbuster trades dominate the headlines during the MLB offseason, and understandably so, but there is something to be said for taking a chance on a low-risk, high-reward candidate. Last...Show More Summary

After Justin Upton Trade, Braves Have No Choice but to Commit to Rebuild

When the Atlanta Braves traded outfielder Jason Heyward to St. Louis in November, it signaled that the club might be initiating a rebuild. However, a lack of activity on the trading front at the winter meetings as well as the signing...Show More Summary

Marlins Owner Jeffrey Loria Did Not Sucker Giancarlo Stanton into Losing Future

Boxing promoters. Politicians. Television evangelists draped in gaudy jewelry. Jeffrey Loria. You take everything these people say, especially the promises, with a dump truck’s load of skepticism. They’ ve earned it. For Loria, maybe...Show More Summary

Nate Eovaldi, Garrett Jones to Yankees: Latest Trade Details and Reaction

The New York Yankees and Miami Marlins completed a trade Friday that figures to strengthen the Bronx Bombers' questionable pitching and the Marlins' retooled lineup. According to Jack Curry of YES Network, the Yankees will receive starting...Show More Summary

Will Middlebrooks Traded to Padres for Ryan Hanigan: Latest Details, Reaction

The San Diego Padres' rapid roster overhaul continues as they have reportedly completed a deal to acquire third baseman Will Middlebrooks from the Boston Red Sox in exchange for catcher Ryan Hanigan, who recently came over from the Tampa...Show More Summary

Will Padres' Upton-Kemp-Myers Push to Win Now Pay off Big or Backfire?

If it wasn't obvious before, it certainly is now: The San Diego Padres are going for it in 2015. Like, really going for it, so much so that they have acquired an entirely new starting outfield made up of Matt Kemp, Wil Myers and now Justin Upton—just in the past week. The man behind all the manic maneuvers? New general manager A.J. Show More Summary

Wil Myers to Padres: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

A busy offseason continued on Friday, as the Tampa Bay Rays officially shipped outfielder Wil Myers to the San Diego Padres. The Padres announced the full details of the blockbuster deal: The team announced this afternoon that they have...Show More Summary

Updating the Hottest Questions of the 2014-2015 MLB Offseason, Week 7

Major League Baseball is a month and a half into the offseason and already oh-so-many moves have been made. But there's no shortage of rumors and speculation—and questions—around a number of free agents and trade candidates, as wellShow More Summary

Top MLB Prospects Tearing It Up in the Winter Leagues

Many of baseball’s top prospects are spending the offseason playing in winter leagues in the Dominican Republic, Mexico, Puerto Rico and Venezuela, hoping to get a head start on the 2014 season and improve their chances of cracking an...Show More Summary

Reassessing the Cincinnati Reds' Offseason Plan and Breaking Down What's Next

Cincinnati Reds general manager Walt Jocketty finally made a significant play on the last day of the winter meetings, flipping Alfredo Simon for two of Detroit's top-10 prospects before swapping Mat Latos for two promising young talents...Show More Summary

Max Scherzer Is the Splash San Francisco Giants Need to Salvage Offseason

Somewhere in a quiet corner of AT&T Park, San Francisco Giants general manager Brian Sabean pushes the record button on an R-2 unit and says, "Help us, Max Scherzer. You're our only hope." A likely scenario? Not exactly, no. But plausible. Show More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: Trade Buzz Surrounding Josh Hamilton and Seth Smith

The freshest batch of rumors is in, and the reports suggest that a couple of potent bats could be on the move in the months prior to spring training. Several teams have been aggressive in re-shaping their rosters. The Los Angeles Dodgers,...Show More Summary

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