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Kings of Kauffman
Questions for Royals Heading into MLB Winter Meetings
News around Major League Baseball has not been lacking in recent days. Last week, it seemed like every team was making at least one major move in free agency or through trades, and the Royals were not left out, acquiring Norichika Aoki from the Brewers for Will Smith .
Sun Dec 08, 2013
MLB Winter Meetings: Rumors Swirling Early
The 2013 MLB Winter Meetings don't officially begin until Monday morning, but the rumors are already swirling and the Seattle Mariners are right in the eye of the storm.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Beltran, Napoli gone - where do M's look for bats?
When Robinson Cano's deal was announced, rumors started flying about all the pieces the Mariners could be in the market to sign.
Mariners Needed to Change; Mariners In Process of Changing
You probably don't need to read more about how some blogger feels about the Cano acquisition, but, hey, you're reading a baseball blog.
MLB Trade Rumors: Three Deals That Make Sense for Both Teams
The Hot Stove is a bonfire, but we might still see some big moves with the Winter Meetings set to begin on Monday.
Robinson Cano and Curtis Granderson leave the A.L. East
In one of the bigger surprises this offseason, the Seattle Mariners were the winners of the Robinson Cano sweepstakes, signing the superstar second baseman to a ten-year, $240 million contract as first reported by Enrique Rojas.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
The Miami Herald
Larry Stone: Mariners going big and bold
SEATTLE _ Robinson Cano is going to be a Mariner, and that's a statement of such magnitude and improbability it must be allowed to sink in.
Mariners rumors: M's now in on Bartolo Colon, Mike Napoli, Shin-Soo Choo, more trades coming
The chips are going to start falling now, and things could get wild. As soon as Cano signed, a set of rumors fell down that connected the Mariners to several interesting players, one of who I've lobbied for time after time.
What does signing Cano mean for Nick Franklin and Dustin Ackley?
Whatever you think of this development, it seems pretty clear that the Mariners are going to have to do something with Dustin Ackley and Nick Franklin , who are right now now probably worriedly staring at their cellphones and thinking about all that paint they just bought for their new Queene Anne condos.
Crasnick: The Jay Z effect takes shape with Cano's deal
Michael Kay discusses Robinson Cano's deal with the Mariners and its impact on the Yankees.
Cano spurns Yankees, signs with Mariners
The rumors were true, and Robinson Cano has signed with the Mariners for 10 years and $240 million.
Pick a Plan
I noted tonight on Twitter that if the Mariners have $240 million for Robinson Cano , that there are better ways to spend it than throwing it all at one player on the wrong side of 30. That brought about a natural question: what else could the Mariners actually do, since "you have to overpay" to get someone to sign in Seattle? To be honest, a bunch ... (more)
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Robinson Cano being Wooed with Big Money
The Robinson Cano rumors are rampant right now. Cano has been demanding a lot of money from the New York Yankees , who have repeatedly stated that he's just demanding far too much money.
And We'll [Maybe] Be Royals
Used to be it was fun to compare the Mariners to the Padres, in no small part because they basically swapped all of their players.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
Mariners rumored to be interested in David Price
If you checked twitter, you've seen the Mariners are one of several teams interested in trading for Rays lefty ace pitcher David Price.
Kings of Kauffman
Nick Franklin as a Possible Trade Target for the Royals
Sep 15, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Seattle Mariners second baseman Nick Franklin makes a play against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
My Thoughts on Robinson Cano and the Mariners
A week or two ago, Jim Bowden speculated that the Mariners could steal Robinson Cano from the Yankees with a massive offer.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sat Nov 30, 2013
Under-The-Radar Options For The 2014 Mariners
Sep 20, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs catcher Dioner Navarro hits a home run in the 8th inning of their game against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Texas Rangers vs the American League West
With Prince Fielder settling in and being embraced by Texas Rangers fans, it is time to start thinking about how the improved Rangers will fare in the AL West.