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Pablo Sandoval's Reported Price Is Justifiable for Giants

Entering the offseason, general manager Brian Sabean and the San Francisco Giants front office faced a question regarding free agent Pablo Sandoval that seemingly had no correct answer. On the one hand, Kung Fu Panda has been unquantifiably crucial to the Giants' three World Series runs in the last five years. Show More Summary

Final Report Card Grades for Mariners Prospects at the Arizona Fall League

Seven Seattle Mariners prospects concluded play at the Arizona Fall League last weekend. The Mariners sent three position players and four pitchers to the league, which lasted nearly a month-and-a-half and attracted some of the top prospects in baseball. Among those representing Seattle were Taijuan Walker and D.J. Show More Summary

Nick Swisher Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Indians 1B

After two subpar seasons as a member of the Cleveland Indians, Nick Swisher's days with the Tribe could soon be numbered. According to Ken Rosenthal of, the Indians are considering trading the 33-year-old first basemanShow More Summary

Giancarlo Stanton Raged at Miami Nightclub After Signing Landmark Contract

Giancarlo Stanton is rich. You and I are not. Perhaps this explains why we weren ’t slamming $20,000 champagne and presumably playing high-stakes ostrich polo with Stanton inside a Miami nightclub this week. TMZ reports that the Miami Marlins outfielder celebrated his new, $325 million contract at Miami’s Delano Hotel Monday night. Show More Summary

Giancarlo Stanton's $325 Million Megadeal Proves Wild MLB Spending Will Not Stop

Stop being surprised. It has been happening for years, and the end is nowhere in sight. Whether you think it is bad or good, the level of care from the payers and the payees is virtually nonexistent. There will always be a market, and...Show More Summary

Zach Duke to White Sox: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

Veteran left-handed pitcher Zach Duke has bounced around the majors over the last several seasons, but he has reportedly signed a multi -year deal with the Chicago White Sox, according to Jon Morosi of Fox Sports: MLB Roster Moves later...Show More Summary

MLB Free-Agent Fallout in Wake of Jason Heyward Trade

New general manager John Hart may need to learn how to operate a construction truck in order to be fully qualified to take on the enormous reclamation project that is the Atlanta Braves. Hart began the process Monday by shipping beloved outfielder Jason Heyward and reliever Jordan Walden to St. Show More Summary

Cold Hard Fact for Tuesday, November 18, 2014

Fact: Giancarlo Stanton will be paid $68,449 EACH day for the next 13 years. Bleacher Report will be bringing sports fans the most interesting and engaging Cold Hard Fact of the day, presented by Coors Light. Source: ESPN's Darren Rovell Read more MLB news on

A Sleeper Free-Agent Target for Boston Red Sox at Every Position of Need

The Boston Red Sox have several holes to fill as they try to rebound from a last-place season in 2014. While a trade or two is likely, the Red Sox will also look to bring in free agents to shore up their roster. Far and away, the biggest need Boston has is starting pitching. Show More Summary

MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Chatter Around Andre Ethier, Hisashi Iwakuma and More

Rumor turned to report when the MLB offseason's first blockbuster trade unfolded Monday. Following constant buzz about the Atlanta Braves shopping Jason Heyward, they dealt him and relief pitcher Jordan Walden to the St. Louis Cardinals for Shelby Miller and Tyrell Jenkins. Show More Summary

Kyle Jensen to Dodgers: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

The Los Angeles Dodgers executed a trade Monday to bring in coveted minor league prospect Kyle Jensen from the Miami Marlins organization. Dylan Hernandez of the Los Angeles Times reported the news: The Marlins would later confirm the...Show More Summary

MLB All-Stars vs. Samurai Japan: Game 5 Score and Reaction for 2014 Japan Series

The MLB All-Stars put the finishing touches on a stronger finish to their Japanese tour on Tuesday, beating Samurai Japan 3-1 to seal back-to-back victories over their hosts. The titans of Major League Baseball nevertheless slump toShow More Summary

MLB Trade Rumors: Latest Rumblings on Justin Upton, Cole Hamels and More

The MLB offseason finally had its first blockbuster trade on Monday, but many more are likely coming before the season begins. Jason Heyward was dealt from the Atlanta Braves to the St. Louis Cardinals, via the Braves' Twitter account. Show More Summary

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

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