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MLB Free Agents 2014: Rumors and Predictions for Coveted Pitchers on Market

A few pitchers looking for big contracts this offseason might need the money to pay for hefty phone bills. Despite a deep list of free agents at the position, a number of starters on the market are already gaining tons of interest on the open market. Show More Summary

Giancarlo Stanton, Marlins Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Reaction

The Miami Marlins have locked up star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton for the long haul, to the tune of a 13-year, $325 million contract extension. Continue for updates. Tuesday, Nov. 18 Stanton's Contract Heavily Backloaded Jayson Stark...Show More Summary

MLB Trade Ideas Based on Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

After a relatively quiet weekend, several notable MLB moves were made in rapid succession on Monday. First, Jon Heyman of CBS Sports reported that the Miami Marlins and Giancarlo Stanton had reached an agreement on a 13-year, $325 million...Show More Summary

Jason Heyward-Shelby Miller Blockbuster Trade a Win-Win Move Each Had to Make

Major League Baseball's offseason went from a simmering stove to a burning-hot one in no time at all by midday Monday. Three major news stories broke, including the reported agreement between the Miami Marlins and Giancarlo Stanton on...Show More Summary

Surprise Suitors for Top Names on the Offseason MLB Market

What had been a relatively quiet MLB offseason exploded Monday afternoon, leaving baseball fans wondering what else could be in store well in advance of the annual winter meetings. According to Jon Heyman of CBS Sports, Giancarlo Stanton agreed to a record-setting 13-year, $325 million extension with the Miami Marlins. Show More Summary

Toronto Blue Jays: Analyzing the Russell Martin Signing

The Toronto Blue Jays have signed free-agent catcher Russell Martin to a five-year, $82 million deal, per Jon Heyman of Martin is currently undergoing his physical before his signing with the Blue Jays becomes official,...Show More Summary

Giancarlo Stanton Wins Lottery, but No Pro Athlete Is Worth $325 Million

Are you jealous of Giancarlo Stanton, the Miami Marlins outfielder who, as you've heard by now, has agreed to a record-setting contract that will pay him $325 million over 13 years? You shouldn't be—you're part of the reason why theShow More Summary

Blue Jays Take Gamble with Russell Martin $82 Million Contract Splash

It’s long been known that Russell Martin, the top free-agent catcher on the market, would command a large contract this offseason. After rejecting the Pittsburgh Pirates' $15.3 million qualifying offer for the 2015 season, it becameShow More Summary

St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves Prove Both Sides Can Win a Trade

The St. Louis Cardinals and Atlanta Braves provided some excitement for fans on a November Monday that had most of the nation trying to figure out how to stay warm. Most baseball fans don't expect to be debating their team's future while also seeing snow fall. Show More Summary

Richest Contract Ever Sounds Like a Deal with the Devil for Giancarlo Stanton

I hope Giancarlo Stanton has this contract written in blood. Miami Marlins owner Jeffrey Loria's blood. That's the only sane way to sign your life over to the Marlins. Think about it. We know Loria. We've watched his act. Things are never as they appear. Show More Summary

Giancarlo Stanton Is Best Bet of MLB's Contract Risks Thanks to Age, Opt-Out

Whenever Major League Baseball gets a new record-sized contract, it's tempting to get into hand-wringing and bellyaching about the league's eternally reckless spending. But that's not what we're here to do with Giancarlo Stanton and the Miami Marlins. Show More Summary

Ideal Trade Scenarios for New York Yankees to Focus on Pulling off This Winter

The MLB offseason has started busier than expected, as multiple organizations have already made moves large enough to change the landscape of their 2015 seasons. The New York Yankees have been mostly inactive, though, as their lone move to acquire Justin Wilson for Francisco Cervelli helped shore up the bullpen. Show More Summary

Is Giancarlo Stanton Worth Largest Contract in MLB History?

Move over, A-Rod! The Miami Marlins have reportedly signed Giancarlo Stanton to the largest contract in baseball history at 13 years for $325 million, according to Miami Herald's Manny Navarro. Bleacher Report's Stephen Nelson is joined by National MLB Columnist Scott Miller in the video above to break down the gigantic 13-year pact. Show More Summary

Hanley Ramirez to the Mariners Would Shift AL's Balance of Power

When the Seattle Mariners signed Robinson Cano last winter, a prevailing train of thought was that they were probably more than one star away from being a contender. Except not, as it turned out. With Cano in tow, the Mariners improved from 71 wins to 87 wins and barely missed the postseason in 2014. Show More Summary

Blue-Chip MLB Prospects That Are Linchpins of Possible Blockbuster Trades

It’s not a coincidence that many of the biggest trades in recent years have involved blue-chip prospects. With the market rate for impact players on the rise and teams trying to manage their payrolls more economically, prospects, though...Show More Summary

Sleeper Free-Agent Targets for the Dodgers at Every Position of Need

This offseason is shaping up to be a different one for the Los Angeles Dodgers as it pertains to free agency. With a revamped front office led by Andrew Friedman and Farhan Zaidi, the culture of the team has changed. While the Dodgers...Show More Summary

Howie Kendrick Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Angels 2B

Howie Kendrick has been a mainstay in the Los Angeles Angels' infield for nearly the past decade, but there's a chance that could change in 2015. According to CBS Sports' Jon Heyman, the New York Yankees and Toronto Blue Jays have both inquired about the veteran second baseman. Show More Summary

Big Moves the Yankees Could Actually Pull off This Offseason

After failing to reach the playoffs for the second year in a row, the New York Yankees are bound to have a busy offseason ahead of them. The hot stove is upon us and players are already starting to fall off big boards and wish lists across Major League Baseball. Show More Summary

Top Takeaways, News from the 2014 MLB GM Meetings

The annual general managers meetings, which wrapped up Thursday in Phoenix, are merely the first salvo in the MLB offseason. Most of the big deals and major signings are yet to come. It's a long winter, after all. But the meetings did...Show More Summary

Ranking All 10 Seasons of Pitchers Winning Both MVP and Cy Young

It's official: Clayton Kershaw is the 10th pitcher in baseball history to win both Cy Young and MVP honors in the same season. After unanimously claiming National League Cy Young honors on Wednesday night, the Los Angeles Dodgers ace...Show More Summary

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