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Amaro and Howard
Amaro and Howard
Amaro and Howard

Ruben Amaro’s Comments About Ryan Howard Should Cost Him His Job

The Philadelphia Phillies are in full rebuild shopping every available asset attempting to re-stock the prospect cupboard. The off-season has been littered with Cole Hamels trade speculation and a recent transaction that saw th...
 
National League
 
Justin Upton
Justin Upton
Justin Upton

After Busy Offseason, What Is Next For The San Diego Padres?

After a flurry of moves over the past week, San Diego Padres new General Manager A.J. Preller has captured the national headlines through a series of trades. In two consecutive days, the Padres acquired Los Angeles Dodgers outf...
 
 
National League
 
Casey Mcghee
Casey Mcghee
Casey Mcghee

The Giants Find A Third Baseman In Casey McGehee

The search is finally over. Since losing out to the Boston Red Sox in the Pablo Sandoval sweepstakes, the San Francisco Giants have been rumored to numerous third basemen, but saw different names signed with different teams or ...

 
AL East
 
Will Middlebrooks
Will Middlebrooks
Will Middlebrooks

Boston Cuts Ties With Will Middlebrooks, Adds Veteran Catcher

When the Boston Red Sox signed Pablo Sandoval to a five-year deal last month, the writing was on the wall for Will Middlebrooks, the former #1 prospect who had played third base before in 2012 and parts of the past two seasons....
 
 
AL West
 
Derek Norris
Derek Norris
Derek Norris

Oakland A’s Unload Another All-Star, Trade Derek Norris

The Oakland A’s unload yet another All-Star this offseason by trading All-Star catcher Derek Norris and minor league pitcher Seth Streich to the San Diego Padres for right-handed starting pitcher Jesse Hahn and right-hand...

 
 
National League
 
Jake Peavy
Jake Peavy
Jake Peavy

Jake Peavy Re-Signs With San Francisco

According to multiple reports earlier this morning, fiery Alabama-born starting pitcher Jake Peavy is heading back to the World Series Champion San Francisco Giants. It has been reported by multiple outlets to be a two-year, $2...
 
AL East
 
Wil Myers
Wil Myers
Wil Myers

Unpacking The Wil Myers Three-Team Trade

In a three-team trade that ended up bigger and more surprising than nearly anyone expected, the Washington Nationals (up until this point fairly quiet in the postseason) took on the role of broker and reached agreement with the...
 
 
AL East
 
Max Scherzer
Max Scherzer
Max Scherzer

Chances Red Sox Sign Max Scherzer

Time to take a look at the possibility the re-surging 2015 Boston Red Sox make another big splash and sign the top professional baseball player on the free agent market in starting pitcher Max Scherzer. Boston lost out on their...

 
AL East
 
Brandon Morrow
Brandon Morrow
Brandon Morrow

Brandon Morrow Inks Incentive Laden Deal With The Padres

The San Diego Padres have signed high-upside hurler Brandon Morrow to a $2.5 million dollar incentive laden deal. The one-year pact contains performance bonuses that could see the deal climb to over $7 million if Morrow can nud...
 
 
National League
 

Who Will Play Third Base For The San Francisco Giants?

In October they won it all. Three World Series trophies in five years. The San Francisco Giants had cemented dynasty status. Two days later, the orange and black celebrated with a parade on Halloween, celebrating team stars lik...
 
AL West
 
Jed Lowrie
Jed Lowrie
Jed Lowrie

Jed Lowrie Signs With The Houston Astros

On Monday afternoon, the Houston Astros announced they are signing Free Agent short stop Jed Lowrie to a three-year deal. According to multiple reports, Lowrie receives $23 million guaranteed to sign back with Houston where he ...

 
 
National League
 
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper
Bryce Harper

Nationals Lock Up Bryce Harper And Avoid Grievance Hearing

It may not have been the December story-line the Washington Nationals wanted, but late Sunday evening the team came to an agreement with ace Bryce Harper that avoided a potentially messy grievance hearing between the two partie...
 
AL East
 
Chase Headley
Chase Headley
Chase Headley

Chase Headley Heading Back To The Bronx

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, Free Agent third baseman Chase Headley has decided to re-sign with the New York Yankees on a four-year deal. The reported deal is worth a total of $52 million. The two sides agreed to t...
 
 
AL Central
 
Melky Cabrera
Melky Cabrera
Melky Cabrera

South Side Sizzling: Chicago White Sox Add Melky Cabrera

Jeff Samardzija, David Robertson, Adam LaRoche and now Melky Cabrera. It has been a pretty banner off-season for the Chicago White Sox who have been very active. General Manager Rick Hahn has patched some holes and many are now...

 
AL Central
 
Howie Kendrick
Howie Kendrick
Howie Kendrick

Reflections On The MLB Winter Meetings

To quote from Jayson Stark’s article on ESPN, we just experienced “the wildest 48 hours in the history of the winter meetings.” And given the flurry of deals that transpired, that feels about right. After sitting back and diges...
 
 
AL East
 
Henry Owens
Henry Owens
Henry Owens

Making Sense Of Boston’s Approach To Young Talent

The Winter Meetings have come and gone and somehow the Boston Red Sox emerged from them gaining starting pitchers without giving up several star prospects. After failing to sign southpaw Jon Lester on Wednesday, and seeing him ...
 
National League
 
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123156-650-366
123156-650-366

Can Barry Zito Make A Comeback In 2015?

The winter meetings were all that we hoped them to be and then some. This year’s annual convention of managers, players, agents, and club executives saw more wheeling and dealing of big name players than possibly ever bef...