Are the Phillies gearing up for another run at a top-of-the-market starting pitcher?
We haven't heard much in the way of buzz on the starting pitching market, probably because many of the likely power brokers are in a holding pattern waiting for a resolution on the Masahiro Tanaka situation, which Joel Sherman recaps here in the New York Post.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Bleed Cubbie Blue
Tigers Ship Doug Fister To Nationals For A Pair Of Shoelaces
What does that mean about the Shark market? I have no idea. This is the most lopsided trade I can remember.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Sam Fuld To Be Non-Tendered By Rays
According to Mark Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times, Sam Fuld will not be tendered a contract by the Rays before tonight's deadline.
Will the Right Offer Ever Come for David Price?
When a great player hits the market, team after team is going to show interest in dealing for him.
Could the Cubs Use Jeff Samardzija To Trade for David Prce?
This offseason, two talented pitchers are on the trade market with two years remaining under team control: David Price of the Tampa Bay Rays and Jeff Samardzija of the Chicago Cubs .
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.
Santana, Garza or Jimenez? Who Do Mariners Want?
The opening says it all. We all know by now that the Mariners are interested in any free agent with a pulse this offseason.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Nationals' Starter Search: Will Nats Add A 4th/5th Starter?
Washington Nationals' GM Mike Rizzo seems perfectly willing to go into the 2014 season with Ross Detwiler as his fourth starter while a group of young arms battle it out for the fifth spot, but not everyone believes the Nats will stay out of the free agent and trade markets... When he's talked about the 2014 Washington Nationals ' rotation ... (more)
Thu Nov 28, 2013
Weaknesses and Quick Trade Fixes for Philadelphia Phillies
While most of Major League Baseball's free agent activity generally doesn't occur until after Thanksgiving or even until the winter meetings, which start on December 9, the Philadelphia Phillies have been active nonetheless in the open market thus far.
Minnesota Twins Need to Continue Making Moves After Signing Ricky Nolasco
The Minnesota Twins made their first major acquisition for the upcoming season yesterday by signing free agent right-hander Ricky Nolasco .
Wed Nov 27, 2013
MLB trade rumors: Red Sox running out of catching options
RED SOX: After losing out on Brian McCann and Carlos Ruiz, finding a catcher to team with 36-year-old David Ross remains on Boston's to-do list.
Tue Nov 26, 2013
Free Agent Forecast: Garza
While not considered the ace of a staff, Matt Garza could provide a solid middle-of-the-rotation option for the Yankees.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
Blue Jays rumors: Team looking for starting pitcher, not discussing Bautista trade
The Blue Jays have enquired about starting pitchers around the league as they look to fill a hole in their rotation.
Free Agent Rumors: Toronto Blue Jays Circling Ricky Nolasco
October 15, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher Ricky Nolasco pitches the first inning against the St. Louis Cardinals in game four of the National League Championship Series baseball game at Dodger Stadium.
Letting Darwin Barney Go Is Best Option for Cubs Moving Forward
With so many infield prospects coming up through the minor leagues in the coming years, the Cubs are going to have a pile-up at the major league level eventually.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Making A Case For Matt Garza
The Seattle Mariners are being smart by allowing the pitching market to thin out a bit before they make a big decision on trading or paying for a player.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
The Washington Post
The Natsa starter search
The Nationals' search for another starter is multi-faceted, and the plans could even stretch across multiple offseasons.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Call to the Pen
Chicago Cubs: 2013 Season in Review
For the fourth straight season, the Chicago Cubs finished with a record below .500.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
MLB Teams on the Verge of Making Huge Offseason Mistakes
Every MLB team is faced with a number of tough decisions each offseason, as whether or not to pull the trigger on a blockbuster trade or big free-agent signing can sometimes influence the entire future outlook of the franchise.
Let's Go Tribe
The Indians are creating a new award, and YOU could be the winner
The Indians are creating a new award, and YOU could be the winner. Also... More on the MVP balloting, hot stove rumors, and Jack The Indians are creating a Mentor of the Year Award, to honor those who are "making a difference in other people's lives and working to make Northeast Ohio a better place through leadership efforts."