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First-year manager Rick Renteria has the ominous task of trying to get the Chicago Cubs to compete in a highly competitive National League Central that features three playoff teams -- the St. Louis Cardinals, Pittsburgh Pirates and Cincinnati Reds.
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Despite running away with the NL East by winning 96 games, the Atlanta Braves were not without issues in the 2013 season.
The team with the highest slugging percentage in the National League last year by righthanded batters traded for another righthanded power bat on Tuesday.
Major League Baseball's winter meetings are always a hotbed of activity. After a long season and a little rest, front offices around the league are looking forward to next season and trying to determine the best course of action to bolster their rosters for 2014.
While some fans are still holding out hope for completing a trade that would bring David Price or Jeff Samardzija to Atlanta, Braves general manager Frank Wren seems more focused on making less-sexy acquisitions that could strengthen the depth of his roster.
After the St. Louis Cardinals won the 2013 National League pennant, we took a look at the different plate approaches between the Redbirds and the Boston Red Sox .
The Arizona Diamondbacks, fighting a dwindling fan base and apathy in the marketplace, are trying to steal a page out of the Seattle Mariners' playbook by trying to sign free agent outfielder Shin-Soo Choo.
New manager Bryan Price has the difficult task of replacing center fielder Shin-Soo Choo at the top of the Cincinnati Reds' lineup.
Miami went on a spending spree after the 2011 season and added All-Stars Jose Reyes, Mark Buehrle and Heath Bell.
On Monday, Baseball America named its three scouts of the year for 2013. Among the trio were two Arizona Diamondbacks scouts, Bill Bryk and Howard McCullough, who are responsible for covering the midwest and east coast, respectively.
Two-time Cy Young Award winner Roy Halladay announced his retirement from Major League Baseball on Monday after signing a ceremonial one-day contract with the Toronto Blue Jays, his first big league team.
With so many free agents already off the board, including most of the big, big names, the focus during this week's winter meetings at Disney World just might lean more toward the trade market.
The whole notion of "going out on top" sounds good, but it doesn't happen often enough.
All three won more than 2,000 games and were selected on all 16 ballots when the committee met Sunday ahead of baseball's winter meetings.
Bobby Cox, Tony La Russa and Joe Torre, who each rank in the top five on Major League Baseball's all-time list for wins as managers, have been elected to baseball's Hall of Fame, it was announced on Monday.
The New York Mets have hit some meaningful home runs since their World Series championship run in 1986, but some have been more memorable than others.
Baseball's winter meetings start today in Orlando, Florida. With everything that has happened in the last week it's hard to imagine that the moves can keep happening so quickly.