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Impact Free Agents Who Won't Sign Where You Expect Them To

Last year around this time, it wasn't a question of whether Robinson Cano was going to re-sign with the New York Yankees; it was a question of how much money he'd get the free-spending club to commit. Nobody saw the Seattle MarinersShow More Summary

Bargain Free Agents the Baltimore Orioles Should Keep on Their Radar

The season of free agency is in full swing, and for the Baltimore Orioles, some tidying up needs to be done. Luckily for the Birds, the starting rotation is not an area of concern this time around, which hasn't been the case for several...Show More Summary

MLB All-Stars vs. Samurai Japan: Game 1 Score and Reaction for 2014 Japan Series

Samurai Japan starting pitcher Kenta Maeda's impressive display held off the MLB All-Stars in Game 1 at Osaka's Kyocera Dome on Wednesday to hand the hosts a 2-0 victory and an early lead in the series. The Hiroshima Toyo Carp pitcher...Show More Summary

Mike Trout Poised to Win First of What Could Be a Gaudy Number of MVP Awards

On the occasion of Mike Trout winning his third consecutive American League Most Valuable Player award this week…. This is where the plot twists like your favorite mystery. Just like Gone Girl or The Hardy Boys. Trout winning his third...Show More Summary

Texas Rangers Rumors: Pros and Cons of Top Offseason Targets

The Texas Rangers seem poised to be very active this offseason as they look to fill voids left after the end of the 2014 season. After losing 95 games, the first time the franchise has broken 90 in the loss column since 2003, Texas will be looking to add depth in both the rotation and bullpen. Show More Summary

Aging Hitters Will Benefit Greatly from Offensive Slowdown

Major League Baseball is going the way of Generations X and Y, rappers and celebutants. Basically, today’s 30s are yesteryear’s 20s. In this relatively new baseball market, hitters on the normally wrong side of 30 years old are benefitting from baseball’s depressed offensive output. Show More Summary

Ubaldo Jimenez Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Orioles SP

After just one season, the Baltimore Orioles may be ready to part ways with starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez. According to's Tracy Ringolsby, via's Brittany Ghiroli, the O's are actively shopping the 30-year-old veteran: Although...Show More Summary

2014 MOYs Buck Showalter, Matt Williams Embody 2 Sides of Baseball Management

On the surface, Matt Williams and Buck Showalter have a lot in common: They're both former corner infielders (though Showalter never cracked a big league roster), they're both managers of Beltway-based clubs and, now, they're both 2014...Show More Summary

Pros and Cons of Atlanta Braves' Top Offseason Decisions

With the general manager meetings getting underway Monday in Arizona, the hot-stove rumor mill is just getting started, and already the Atlanta Braves have been linked to several moves. While many teams’ rumors are rumors of addition,...Show More Summary

It's Now or Never for General Manager Neal Huntington and the Pittsburgh Pirates

For the first time in more than two decades, the Pittsburgh Pirates have made headlines for seemingly all the right reasons, going from perennial losers to championship contenders after making the postseason in each of the last two seasons. Can...Show More Summary

Jordan Zimmermann Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Nationals P

Washington Nationals star pitcher Jordan Zimmermann is due for a big salary in the final year of his contract, and the team is reportedly shopping the two-time All-Star. Gordon Wittenmyer of the Chicago Sun-Times has the latest buzzShow More Summary

Bargain Free Agents the Seattle Mariners Should Keep on Their Radar

With a top-heavy free-agent class and some obvious holes to fill, the Seattle Mariners figure to be interested in some of the premier players available on the market. The Mariners need some help on offense to complement a strong pitching staff that nearly led Seattle to the postseason in 2014. Show More Summary

MLB Trade Ideas Based on Latest News, Rumors and Speculation

This is the time of year when the conversations around MLB are dominated by free agency. The chatter regarding the top players available is often so loud that those rumored to be on the trade block are often overlooked. Well overlook no more. Show More Summary

MLB Manager of the Year 2014: AL and NL Winners, Voting Results and Reaction

The Baseball Writer's Association of America announced the 2014 Manager of the Year awards Tuesday evening, as Matt Williams of the Washington Nationals won in the National League and Buck Showalter of the Baltimore Orioles won in the American League. Show More Summary

10 MLB Offseason Rumors That Will Actually Come True

The MLB offseason is now in full swing, and with the hot stove kicking into high gear, there are no shortage of rumors to sift through each morning from around the league. The first big surprise of the offseason came on Monday, whenShow More Summary

Buck Showalter Wins AL Manager of the Year Award: Voting Results, Reaction

On the heels of a season that saw the Baltimore Orioles cruise to their first American League East title since 1997, Buck Showalter has been named the AL Manager of the Year: Major League Baseball confirmed the news: Scott Miller ofShow More Summary

Matt Williams Wins NL Manager of the Year Award: Voting Results, Reaction

First-year manager Matt Williams guided the Washington Nationals to a 17-game triumph in the National League East in 2014. It was a major turnaround for the talent-laden squad and was enough to earn the longtime third baseman National...Show More Summary

10 Predictions for How the MLB Offseason Will Change 2015 Fantasy Baseball

The first MLB offseason move already carries major fantasy baseball repercussions. Rather than accept a $15.3 million qualifying offer to stay with the Colorado Rockies, Michael Cuddyer bolted to the New York Mets, signing a two-year...Show More Summary

Yu Darvish Injury: Updates on Rangers Star's Elbow and Recovery

Texas Rangers star pitcher Yu Darvish is slated to undergo an MRI on is right throwing elbow on Nov. 20. General manager Jon Daniels explained the situation regarding Darvish to ESPN Dallas, via's Cash Kruth: He's doing his normal offseason program. Show More Summary

Jon Lester Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Star Pitcher

Starting pitcher Jon Lester is among the hottest commodities on the MLB free-agent market this offseason, and there has been no shortage of buzz regarding teams with potential interest. The 30-year-old southpaw spent parts of nine seasons with the Boston Red Sox and was named to the All-Star team on three occasions. Show More Summary

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