11 hrs ago
Amaro scoffs at Hamels, Lee trade rumors
Roy Halladay's decline, declaring for free agency and then sudden retirement on Monday was a stark reminder of a glaring hole that still remains on the Phillies' roster.
Tue Dec 10, 2013
Twins' two-year offer to Pelfrey is 'basically on his table'
Even as their free-agent pursuit of veteran right-hander Bronson Arroyo grinds toward the finish line, the Twins are keeping a spot open for Mike Pelfrey.
MacArthur: Morrow's health crucial to Jays success
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Florida A comment Mark DeRosa made in August as he reflected on what, by then, clearly was a failed 2013 Blue Jays' season, is becoming increasingly difficult to ignore looking ahead to the prospects for next year's squad.
Sweeny At Winter Meetings: Should Yankees Trade Gardner?
Several people from other teams I've spoken to think the Yankees need Gardner as insurance for an older and injury-prone outfield that now includes Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran.
Mon Dec 09, 2013
Major League Baseball
Make your own move: Entire Shop 20 percent off
While everyone is focused on the Winter Meetings in Florida, the MLB.com Gift Guru has been kicking around some is offering everything at 20 percent off for the occasion plus free ground shipping for orders over $50.
Free-agent market developing slowly for former Cleveland Indian Ubaldo Jimenez
First he turned down a club option for 2014 worth $8 million. Then he declined a $14.1 million qualifying offer from the Indians.
Twins: Paul Molitor likes 'big commitment' to pitching
Twins special assistant Paul Molitor, recently added to Ron Gardenhire's staff as an infield coach, endorsed the Twins' signings of right-handers Ricky Nolasco and Phil Hughes for a combined $73 million.
Sun Dec 08, 2013
Theo promises that 'real soon' Cubs will be dictating big moves
They'll try to add pitching and maybe a hitter with an on-base percentage higher than his batting average.
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Angels' Dipoto is limited in attempt to improve team
ORLANDO, Fla. _ For a general manager heading into what could be his walk-the-plank year, Jerry Dipoto appears calm and assured.
New York Yankees pay big for ex-rival
Coming into this postseason and something they struggled with all of last season, the New York Yankees came in looking for starting pitching help.
Sat Dec 07, 2013
Sox may need to adju$t plan
There was Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and then, after all the sales, a weeklong baseball-wide spending spree unlike any other.
Fri Dec 06, 2013
Dream MLB Free-Agent Fits That Won't End Up Happening
Things have really been heating up on the MLB Hot Stove as of late. A number of big-name free agents have already signed, but there are more top players that are still on the market.
Marla Ridenour: Indians seem to be falling behind division foes in offseason frenzy
CLEVELAND: After Friday's free-agency flurry, Indians fans might have felt like they were left off the invite list to Major League Baseball's Christmas bash.
Twins can help Phil Hughes' N.Y. state of mind, Carl Pavano says
Minnesota starting pitcher Carl Pavano heads to the dugout after being taken out of the game in the seventh inning as the Twins play the Los Angeles Angels at Target Field in Minneapolis on Wednesday, April 11, 2012.
Heyman: Yankees Close To Re-Signing Starting Pitcher Hiroki Kuroda
The Yankees are close to re-signing starting pitcher Hiroki Kuroda, according to WFAN/CBSSports.com baseball insider Jon Heyman.
The News Journal
MLB roundup: Source says Brian Wilson staying with Dodgers
Brian Wilson will be wearing Dodger Blue for at least another season. The free-agent reliever agreed to terms on a $10 million, one-year contract to stay with the Los Angeles Dodgers, a person with direct knowledge of the negotiations said Thursday.
MLB Rumors: Granderson seeking 4-year deal
The only way to start Thursday's hot stove roundup is to point you towards Jon Heyman's blog for the latest on Robinson Cano and the Mariners .
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Twins officially sign Hughes to 3-year deal
Phil Hughes, who signed with the Twins on Thursday, went 4-14 with a 5.19 ERA for the Yankees last season.
The Miami Herald
Twins announce $24M deal with Phil Hughes
The Twins reached agreement with Hughes last week and finished it on Thursday after the 27-year-old passed his physical.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
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.