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Justin Upton
By Clayton Richer On Monday, January 18th, 2016

Justin Upton Signs Multi-Year Pact With Tigers

The Detroit Tigers have signed free agent outfielder Justin Upton according to industry sources. The six-year deal will be in the neighbourhood of $125 million according to Ken Rosenthal and have a draft pick More...

By Daniel Foster On Wednesday, April 8th, 2015

What To Expect Out Of The 2015 Atlanta Braves

The Atlanta Braves completed another blockbuster trade, trading Craig Kimbrel and Melvin Upton Jr. to the San Diego Padres for outfielder’s Cameron Maybin and Carlos Quentin. The Braves also acquired pitching More...

Matt Kemp
By Brendan Panikkar On Saturday, March 21st, 2015

Opening Day Preview: San Diego Padres

Matt Kemp will attempt to be the primary piece to bring the Padres to the playoffs San Diego Padres 2015 Preview Wow. What an off-season the San Diego Padres had. Upwards of 6 new faces will take the field for More...

By Wayne Cavadi On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

The John Hart Era Begins With A Dud For The Atlanta Braves

John Hart spent his offseason remodeling the Atlanta Braves into his own squad. While some new General Managers, like A.J. Prefer, went after superstars with a “win now” mentality, Hart looked to get rid of More...

By Wayne Cavadi On Thursday, March 5th, 2015

Upton, Kemp And New Look Padres Fall In Debut

One of the biggest stories of the offseason was A.J. Preller’s complete take over of the San Diego Padres. The new General Manager and his regime did a complete makeover to the Padres roster, giving them a roster More...

Alejandro De Aza
By David Culver On Sunday, February 22nd, 2015

Alejandro De Aza Loses Arbitration To Baltimore Orioles

Today, Alejandro De Aza and the Baltimore Orioles met with arbitrators in order to discuss De Aza’s contract for the year. The Orioles had previously offered De Aza a $5 million dollar contract for the year, More...

Matt Kemp
By Brendan Panikkar On Tuesday, February 10th, 2015

Don’t Buy Into The San Diego Padres For 2015 Predicted Success

Matt Kemp leads a complete overhaul for the San Diego Padres going into 2015. The San Diego Padres have won the off-season. They’ve added James Shields, Justin Upton, Wil Myers, Matt Kemp, Derek Norris, More...

By Jen Rainwater On Monday, February 9th, 2015

Have The San Diego Padres Essentially “Won” The Offseason?

A.J. Preller. Photo Credit: Andy Hart/Getty Images. It could be said that the San Diego Padres are the winners of the 2014-2015 offseason. They’ve taken risks, invested a lot of money, given up some prospects, More...

By Jen Rainwater On Thursday, January 29th, 2015
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Braves Announce Deal With Dian Toscano

Photo Credit; Donald Miralle/Getty Images. The Atlanta Braves have taken a chance on a new Cuban outfield prospect. You may have heard of Dian Toscano but it’s safe to assume you haven’t heard his name More...

Jeff Hoffman
By Clayton Richer On Monday, January 26th, 2015

Jays Not Willing To Deal Jeff Hoffman For Duquette Or Upton

The Toronto Blue Jays have been a hot topic of conversation of late due to their negotiations with the Baltimore Orioles for General Manager Dan Duquette, It was rumored that Orioles owner Peter Angelos was employing More...

By Jen Rainwater On Friday, January 23rd, 2015
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Braves Sign Known Clubhouse Leader Jonny Gomes

Jonny Gomes. Photo Credit: Win McNamee/Getty Images. Thursday night left fielder Jonny Gomes and the Atlanta Braves agreed on a one-year deal worth $4 million that includes a $3 million vesting option for the 2016 More...

By Michael Theed On Saturday, January 17th, 2015

Top 10: Left Fielders In Baseball

  Baseball Hot Corner continues its feature of looking at the top 10 players at each position, and this time, it’s lucky number 7 – the scorecard number for the left fielders. Typically considered More...

Justin Upton
By Collin Budd On Saturday, December 20th, 2014
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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 More...

By Collin Budd On Tuesday, December 9th, 2014

Texas Rangers Rumored Interest in Evan Gattis

Brace yourself, the 2014 MLB Winter Meetings are upon us and with it comes the flurry of trade winds that start to pick up this time every year. Earlier today reports started popping up that the Texas Rangers and More...

Nick Markakis
By Frank Pimentel On Thursday, December 4th, 2014

Atlanta Braves Sign Nick Markakis

The Atlanta Braves and outfielder Nick Markakis have agreed to a four-year contract worth around $44 million according to Yahoo Sports Jeff Passan. Source: OF Nick Markakis agrees to four-year deal with Atlanta More...

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