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Right-hander Scott Feldman signed a three-year deal Friday to become the veteran presence in the Houston Astros rotation.
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.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum opened its World Series "Autumn Glory" exhibit on Thursday.
Steve Langone was a pitcher and designated hitter for the Boston College baseball team before graduating in 2000.
Say what you will about Frank McCourt -- and this is the L.A. Weekly , so expletives are acceptable -- the Dodgers' former owner did right by Los Angeles with the signing of Matt Kemp to an eight-year, $160 million contract on his way out of town.
As next week's Winter Meetings loom, observers of Major League Baseball are reminded yet again of an axiom that is sometimes mistrusted but keeps occasionally, and with the best of timing, proving why it's an axiom in the first place.
If Robinson Cano leaves and a certain Japanese phenom is not posted, would the bubble burst on the Yankees' offseason? Scott Halleran/Getty Images that they are willing to offer him a contract for 10 years and upward of $230 to $240 million, according to a report by Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes .
How active will the Tigers be in free agency for the rest of this offseason? Did they get enough in return for Doug Fister? Could Detroit now be in a position to sign Max Scherzer to a long-term deal? And, more generally: Is this team in a better position to contend for a World Series than it was before? "Well, I can't say 'better,'" general ... (more)
Brian Cashman, New York Yankees general manager and senior vice president, spoke about civility in baseball at the Stamford Public Library on Monday, Dec. 2. Photo: Megan Spicer To Brian Cashman, New York Yankees general manager and senior vice president and a Darien resident, Mariano Rivera is emblematic of civility in America's pastime.
The buzz around the baseball world over the past 24 hours, has been about all of the hot stove moves being made by several teams.
At age 32, with his glory days in the rearview mirror, Justin Morneau is looking for a new beginning at the foot of the Rockies.
If those independent league road trips weren't humbling enough for Scott Kazmir, starting over from square one with his delivery and mechanics sure did the trick.
The team announced Wednesday that the six-time American League All-Star agreed to a one-year, $2.5 million contract, opting to come back for another season rather than retire or sign elsewhere.
The three-time defending AL Central champions announced the deal two days after trading right-hander Doug Fister to Washington.
The New York Yankees, after bluffing that they would slash their payroll this winter, exposed their hand to the baseball world Tuesday night.
Major-league baseball's offseason is getting pretty busy, with the Washington Nationals and Oakland Athletics filling pitching needs with trades.