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MLB Trade Rumors: Recent Buzz Surrounding Justin Upton, Ian Desmond and More

It's already been a wild last few days in the winter meetings, but the action isn't slowing down. Between huge free agent signings like Jon Lester and trades for players such as Matt Kemp, the hot stove has been on fire. Quite a fewShow More Summary

Grading the New York Yankees' Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

The sun has been shining and the weather has been warm these past few days in San Diego, California. Most importantly, baseball moves have been made. Every year some of baseball's most powerful people—owners, general managers, managers,...Show More Summary

MLB Winter Meetings 2014 Day 4: Analyzing Impact of All the Latest Deals, Rumors

The final day of the 2014 MLB winter meetings kicked off with a bang, as the San Diego Padres acquired outfielder Matt Kemp from the Los Angeles Dodgers early Thursday morning, and the hot stove proceeded to explode from there. WhenShow More Summary

Grading, Analyzing Every Impact Deal of the 2014 MLB Winter Meetings

Now that Major League Baseball's winter meetings are in the rear-view mirror, we can get to work breaking down all the impact deals that were made. If you've been keeping up with the action in San Diego, you'll know that we have much...Show More Summary

Grading the Seattle Mariners Offseason Post-Winter Meetings

As usual, the annual MLB winter meetings brought a flurry of activity to the offseason The Seattle Mariners didn't make any free-agent signings or trades during the four-day event in San Diego, but they have still been active over the past few weeks. Show More Summary

Chances of Each MLB Rule 5 Draft Pick Sticking on the Big League Roster

The winter meetings concluded Thursday with the annual Rule 5 Draft, as 13 players were selected by new teams in the event's major league phase. Minor league players become eligible for the draft when they reach their fourth or fifth draft since beginning their professional careers, depending on their ages before signing. Show More Summary

Winners and Losers of the MLB Offseason...So Far

The Los Angeles Dodgers, Chicago Cubs and Boston Red Sox have dominated the hot-stove season, especially at the recently held winter meetings in San Diego. Other teams expected to makes splashes—the San Francisco Giants and New York Yankees—have been quiet. Show More Summary

Detroit Tigers: Big Trades Signal Intent to Win World Series

After watching the Chicago White Sox acquire Jeff Samardzija and David Robertson and the Cleveland Indians bolster their lineup with Brandon Moss, the Detroit Tigers finally struck. Detroit added Yoenis Cespedes, Alfredo Simon and aShow More Summary

Ian Desmond Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Nationals SS

Coming off another great year, Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond is apparently being discussed in trade talks during the winter meetings. Jim Bowden of provides the latest on the Desmond discussions: Ken Rosenthal of...Show More Summary

Ross Detwiler to Rangers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

Looking to add more depth to their pitching rotation, the Texas Rangers have reportedly acquired Ross Detwiler from the Washington Nationals. According to Scott Boeck of USA Today, an official is reporting that Detwiler will go fromShow More Summary

Marlins' Mat Latos, Dee Gordon Trades Show They Smell Blood in NL East

Remember when the Miami Marlins shed all those star players a couple years ago, effectively punting on trying to contend in the National League East in the near future? If you were to picture the exact opposite of that, it would look something like what the Marlins are doing this winter. Show More Summary

Ervin Santana to Twins: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

For the second consecutive season, Ervin Santana has spent the winter in search of a team, and the 10-year veteran has reportedly made his decision. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Santana will be pitching for the Minnesota Twins...Show More Summary

Asdrubal Cabrera Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Star INF

After spending most of his first eight MLB seasons with the Cleveland Indians, Asdrubal Cabrera isn't lacking for suitors for what could be his third team in six months. CBS Sports' Jon Heyman reports the San Francisco Giants, amongShow More Summary

Chicago White Sox: With Improved Pitching, Future Is Brighter on the South Side

The winter meetings are just underway, and the Chicago White Sox have already pulled off two big moves. On Monday, the White Sox sent three players to the Oakland A's in exchange for Jeff Samardzija and also signed free-agent reliever...Show More Summary

MLB Rule 5 Draft 2014 Results: Team by Team Breakdown

The unofficial end of the Major League Baseball Winter Meetings is when the Rule 5 draft takes place on Thursday afternoon. It's often the last order of business for teams before they start to catch flights back to their home offices,...Show More Summary

Mark Reynolds to Cardinals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

The St. Louis Cardinals added some quality corner infield depth and pop Thursday as they reached an agreement to sign Mark Reynolds. Terms of the deal have not yet been disclosed as Reynolds must first pass a physical, according to Jon...Show More Summary

Wife of MLB Pitcher Mat Latos Shows Just How Stressful Trade Rumors Can Be

Baseball fans want their favorite teams to make trades that will make them better. However, fans don't usually think about how stressful trade rumors can be for players and their families. For those who want to know just how stressful...Show More Summary

Yoenis Cespedes for Rick Porcello Trade a Good Fit for Both Red Sox, Tigers

The Boston Red Sox and Detroit Tigers capped off a ridiculous flurry of late trades at the winter meetings by making a swap on Thursday that had been rumored for days. The reported deal has right-hander Rick Porcello going to BostonShow More Summary

Kendrys Morales to Royals: Latest Contract Details, Comments and Reaction

The defending American League champion Kansas City Royals got in on the free-agent frenzy Thursday by securing veteran first baseman and designated hitter Kendrys Morales. According to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports, the parties agreedShow More Summary

Justin Masterson to Red Sox: Latest Contract Details, Analysis and Reaction

The Boston Red Sox have reportedly reached an agreement with free-agent starting pitcher Justin Masterson. Buster Olney of ESPN confirmed the signing: Terms of the agreement were not available. Masterson entered the 2014 season withShow More Summary

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