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Moves the Cardinals Must Try to Pull off at the 2013 MLB Winter Meetings
Jhonny Peralta, pictured here during the 2013 ALCS, will be the Cardinals shortstop on opening day 2014.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
MLB Offseason: Best-Case Scenarios for All 30 Teams This Winter
Let's imagine, however, what the best-case scenarios are for Levine and baseball executives from the other 29 teams with several months still remaining in the offseason.
Viva El Birdos
Will the St. Louis Cardinals' Bet on Peter Bourjos Pay Off?
The St. Louis Cardinals' decision to acquire Peter Bourjos is a gamble that the speedster will be able to stay healthy long enough for his tools to make him a productive big-league regular.
Fri Nov 29, 2013
Picking the Most Improved Teams in the 2013-14 MLB Offseason so Far
Even though it is still early in the offseason, there have already been a few MLB teams that have taken big steps forward for the 2014 season.
Thu Nov 28, 2013
South Florida Sun-Sentinel
Los Angeles Angels - TeamReport
MLB Team Report - Los Angeles Angels - INSIDE PITCH After weeks of discussion, the Los Angeles Angels finally made a deal on Nov. 22, addressing one of their biggest needs with the acquisition of third baseman David Freese and right-handed reliever Fernando Salas .
Mon Nov 25, 2013
The Japan Times
Cardinals reach deal to sign All-Star infielder Peralta
Free agent shortstop Jhonny Peralta and the St. Louis Cardinals have agreed on a four-year contract, giving the All-Star a fresh start after his Biogenesis drug suspension last summer.
KMOV-TV Saint Louis
Mozeliak's shrewdness continues to impress
Some baseball general managers assemble a team through huge free agent contracts, grabbing a hitter here and a pitcher there, like sticking pins in a voodoo doll.
10 places Sandy Alderson can look for a shortstop
Sandy Alderson's has been trying to upgrade at shortstop, since his team got almost no production from the position in 2013.
5 MLB Free Agents Who Need to Sign ASAP
Perhaps trying to squeeze in some business before Thanksgiving, many teams decided to throw their hats into the offseason acquisition race this past week.
Peter Bourjos: Another Angel in the Cardinals' outfield
Alex Kantecki discusses the fantasy impact of the trade that sent outfielder Peter Bourjos from the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim to the St. Louis Cardinals.
Fish Bites: David Freese no longer a solution at third base
After being traded to Los Angeles last week, third baseman David Freese is no longer a potential solution for the Marlins.
White Sox Wishlist: Howie Kendrick
While Southside Showdown put out an offseason plan that's currently being slashed to ribbons by the harsh winds of reality, this new series allows for our writers to identify individual players they would like to see the White Sox pursue this offseason, why they would be good additions and how the Sox should go about getting them.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Source: Peralta close to deal with Cardinals
Free agent Jhonny Peralta is closing in on a multiyear deal with the St. Louis Cardinals , a source told ESPN.com.
David Freese Doesn't Solve Los Angeles Angels' Long-Term Needs At 3B
Well, the Los Angeles Angels finally found their third baseman. Whether he's the man at the hot corner for the future, though Such are the perils of buying low on a 30-year-old late bloomer like David Freese , but given the current market at third base, it was perhaps as good as it was going to get for Los Angeles.
The Providence Journal
Having Bradley allows Red Sox not to make dramatic move to replace Ellsbury
Rarely have the Red Sox found themselves in such advantageous position when faced with the prospect of losing core pieces to free agency.
Fri Nov 22, 2013
The Kansas City Star
Cardinals trade Freese to Angels
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Belleville News Democrat
Cardinals trade Freese, Salas to Angels
After a strong 2012 season in which he batted .293 with 20 home runs, the 30-year-old Freese took a step back this year when he batted a career-low .262 with just nine homers and 60 RBIs in 138 games.
Over The Monster
Red Sox Trade Target: Peter Bourjos
The Red Sox are in need of some insurance in the outfield with a capable glove. Los Angeles happens to have an extra one of those, making them a perfect match.
Thu Nov 21, 2013
Hot Stove: Is David Freese for Peter Bourjos a Good Trade?
With the MLB hot stove still cooking from the Ian Kinsler - Prince Fielder trade, the rumor ward quietly birthed another possible trade, this time with the hashtag #Angels attached to it.
Tue Nov 19, 2013
Tuesday Halolinks: Angels prepare to deal, could Headley be in the cards
Here's a very good article from MLB's Alden Gonzalez. I tend to be somewhat negative with my comments on other writers and their posts , but I'm very impressed with the Angels news Gonzalez has been providing.