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Tyson Ross Is the Overlooked Ace of the 2015-16 MLB Offseason

Good morning/afternoon/evening, MLB offseason shoppers. While you're browsing the ace section — ogling a Zack Greinke, drooling over a David Price, maybe checking the sticker on a Stephen Strasburg — can we interest you in somethingShow More Summary

Bryce Harper Butchers Pronunciation of 'Meme' After Winning 2015 NL MVP

Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper may have been unanimously voted the 2015 National League Most Valuable Player on Thursday, but that doesn't mean he's perfect. Just check out the Vine above if you need proof. Harper went on SportsCenter Thursday after winning the NL MVP award earlier in the night. Show More Summary

Andy Van Slyke Claims 'Highest-Paid Player' on Dodgers Wants Yasiel Puig Traded

It's been thought that the Los Angeles Dodgers clubhouse is full of egos running amok, full of tension between players that has prevented the team from achieving greater success on the field. Three-time Cy Young Award winner Clayton Kershaw has rarely been associated with such alleged dissension. Show More Summary

Josh Donaldson Proves You Can Still Trade for an MVP in Moneyball Era

Josh Donaldson had to work just to get to the big leagues. Alex Anthopoulos really had to work to get Josh Donaldson to Toronto. If nothing else, the story of the American League's Most Valuable Player is the story of persistence. You can make it, even if it takes you five years to leave the minor leagues behind. Show More Summary

Bryce Harper's Unanimous NL MVP Puts Exclamation Mark on Critic-Silencing Season

A few months ago, Bryce Harper entered 2015 looking to silence the many doubters who thought he was, at worst, a huge disappointment or, at best, overrated. If nothing the Washington Nationals' star right fielder did throughout 2015Show More Summary

Avisail Garcia Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on White Sox OF's Future

As the Chicago White Sox look to improve on a disappointing 2015 season, they are reportedly open to trading outfielder Avisail Garcia. Continue for updates. Garcia Becoming Expendable As White Sox Improve Outfield Thursday, Nov. 19 Garcia...Show More Summary

Jeff Samardzija: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent P

Jeff Samardzija spent his first six-plus years in the major leagues pitching for the Chicago Cubs, and a comeback could be on the horizon. Continue for updates. Samardzija Meeting with Theo Epstein Thursday, Nov. 19 The longtime CubShow More Summary

MLB MVP 2015: AL and NL Award Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

Coming into Thursday's announcement for the American League and National League Most Valuable Player Awards, the drama was not over who would win, but how large the gap between the Toronto Blue Jays' Josh Donaldson and Washington Nationals'...Show More Summary

Josh Donaldson Wins 2015 AL MVP: Voting Results, Comments and Reaction

The Baseball Writers' Association of America pared down the list of American League MVP candidates to Lorenzo Cain, Josh Donaldson and Mike Trout, and Donaldson secured the coveted hardware Thursday night to close out a compelling race. Major...Show More Summary

Bryce Harper Wins 2015 NL MVP: Voting Results, Comments and Reaction

The 2015 National League MVP field was comprised of three players from teams that missed the playoffs, but their performances in the face of disappointing campaigns were impossible to ignore. After Bryce Harper, Joey Votto and Paul Goldschmidt...Show More Summary

Jonathan Villar to Brewers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

The Houston Astros announced on Thursday they have traded infielder Jonathan Villar to the Milwaukee Brewers for minor league pitcher Cy Sneed. Villar, who appeared primarily at third base and shortstop last season, completed just his third year in the majors in 2015. Show More Summary

John Lackey: Latest News, Rumors, Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent P

John Lackey filled in fluidly for the St. Louis Cardinals when ace Adam Wainwright suffered an Achilles injury in early April. Lackey is now a free agent after declining a $15.8 qualifying offer, and already teams are in pursuit of the 13-year veteran. Continue for updates. Six teams have shown interest in Lackey Thursday, Nov. Show More Summary

MLB Free Agents Who Will Be a Bargain This Offseason

Every winter there are steals to be had in the free-agent market, and this year is no exception. Whether it’s veteran arms or position players in line for a solid bounce-back year, smart executives do well to explore all options. Some underrated players, such as pitchers Rich Hill and James Russell, have already been signed. Show More Summary

Roberto Clemente Day Pirates vs. Marlins Series Will Take Place in Puerto Rico

As part of Major League Baseball's 2016 schedule, the Pittsburgh Pirates and Miami Marlins will play a brief two-game series in San Juan, Puerto Rico, on May 30-31 to celebrate Roberto Clemente Day. The official announcement was made...Show More Summary

Rob Manfred Recommends Expanded Netting at MLB Ballparks in 2016

In an effort to increase safety for fans at MLB ballparks, Commissioner Rob Manfred said Thursday his office will recommend expanded netting for the 2016 season. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported the news. It's unclear...Show More Summary

Ranking Bryce Harper Among the 10 Most Dominant MVP Seasons of Past 25 Years

The AL and NL Most Valuable Player awards will be announced on Thursday night, capping off award season around Major League Baseball. While there is some debate as to who deserves the AL honor between Toronto Blue Jays third basemanShow More Summary

Ken Giles Trade Rumors: Latest News, Speculation on Phillies P's Future

As the Philadelphia Phillies continue to build toward their future, breakout reliever Ken Giles is drawing interest on the trade market heading into December's winter meetings. Continue for updates. Multiple Suitors Check on Giles Thursday, Nov. Show More Summary

Fact or Fiction on All of MLB Offseason Week 2's Free-Agency, Trade Rumors

Buckle up, folks. For if the first two weeks of baseball's offseason are any indication, the Hot Stove League is going to take us on a long, strange trip this winter. Trades, and not free-agent signings, have dominated both the rumor...Show More Summary

Every MLB Team's Most Pressing Need It Must Fill This Offseason

From Zack Greinke to David Price, the MLB free-agent market is flooded with impact starters. That's great news for big league general managers because revamping the rotation is the most pressing need for an array of teams across the league. There's also an assortment of squads whose top offseason objective is to land that late-inning ace. Show More Summary

Shelby Miller Trade Rumors: Latest News and Speculation on Braves P's Future

Starting pitcher Shelby Miller is the latest member of the Atlanta Braves to have his name pop up in trade talks as the organization's rebuilding process rolls on. Continue for updates. Braves Discussed Miller with Arizona Diamondbacks Thursday, Nov. Show More Summary

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