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  1. Turn Back The Clock: December 21st, 1995-Yankees Keep Their AceRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Yanks Go Yard

    After a successful run towards their first postseason berth in more than a decade, the New York Yankees' brilliant 1994 season was wasted due to a work stoppage, and in reality, became Don Mattingly 's only legitimate shot to win a World Series in pinstripes. The following season, the Yankees weren't the dominant club in the AL East that they had been the previous campaign, and their need was for another big arm to join the starting rotation, one that was already highlighted by former Cy Young winner Jack McDowell and a rookie named Andy Pettitte .


  2. Baltimore Orioles Rumors: Is Signing Nori Aoki A Good Idea?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Rant Sports

    It's going to be a new look for the Baltimore Orioles when they step onto the field next season. The team has lost some big names like Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis , but that doesn't mean they can't be a force in the American League East again.


  3. MLB Divisional Power Rankings Based on Wave of Hot Stove ActionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | BleacherReport

    A flurry of offseason moves has undoubtedly shifted the balance of power around the league. Major League Baseball has had as busy a winter as any in recent memory.


  4. 2015 Tampa Bay Rays Still Need an Infusion of OffenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Rayhawk Review

    Sep 23, 2014; Boston, MA, USA; Tampa Bay Rays third baseman Evan Longoria congratulates second baseman Ben Zobrist after scoring a run during the eighth inning against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports The recent blockbuster Wil Myers deal could very well go down as the right move for the Tampa Bay Rays Rays.


  5. Matt Wieters, Baltimore Orioles in no rush to discuss extensionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Call to the Pen

    May 6, 2014; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Baltimore Orioles catcher Matt Wieters talks with manager Buck Showalter prior to the game against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Mandatory Credit: Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports There's no questioning how much value Matt Wieters brings to the Baltimore Orioles, even after the team was able to push through his loss this past season and still go on to win the AL East.


  6. Departed MLB Free Agents Teams Will Miss the Most in 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | BleacherReport

    Believe it or not, free agency is still alive and well as a viable method for a team to go out and add talent to its roster. You might not realize that given the eye-popping, mind-blowing number of trades that have been completed in MLB over the past seven days - 21 swaps involving more than 50 players, per Nelson Cruz has taken his powerful right-handed swing - the one that produced a MLB-best 40 home runs in 2014 and helped power Baltimore to its first AL East crown since 1997 - to Seattle, coming to an agreement on a Nelson Cruz officially signs 4-year, $58 million contract with the Mariners: With Cruz, the Orioles led baseball with 211 regular-season home runs.


  7. Predicting the Baltimore Orioles' 2015 Starting Rotation Post-Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 21 | Rant Sports

    The Baltimore Orioles had a remarkable 2014 season, winning the AL East division for the first time in 17 years. While Baltimore is recognized as power hitting team, the Orioles' pitching consistently carried them throughout the whole year.


  8. Red Sox: Will an aceless pitching rotation work?Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Dec 16 |

    Only time will tell if the Red Sox reached deep enough into John Henry's vault. But have they grabbed your attention so far? A new third baseman and leftfielder, three new arms in the rotation.


  9. Sapakoff: Brett Gardner steps into New York Yankees leadership roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Post and Courier

    ... Hill but Randolph was raised in Brooklyn). Right now, the only titles Gardner is concerned about are American League East division titles. The Yankees missed the playoffs the last two seasons, the first two-year gap since a drought from 1982-94. ...


  10. Shopping for the holidays with the Baltimore OriolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Birds Watcher

    With the holidays rapidly approaching, you may still be wondering what gifts to get your loved ones. If this is the case, the Baltimore Orioles have you covered.


  11. What would be fair compensation for a new team president?Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Bluebird Banter

    Buster Olney thinks the Jays should 'ante up' to get Dan Duquette , saying that the Jays should set a new standard for compensation for taking executives who are under contract. The compensation for the trade of non-uniform personnel in the major leagues has never been that much, with the most recent example being the relatively paltry return that the Red Sox received when Theo Epstein moved from Boston to the Cubs .


  12. Coolbaugh's connection to Davis, Showalter didn't play big part in hiringRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | The Maryland Gazette

    One of the more intriguing aspects of the Orioles hiring former Texas Rangers hitting coordinator Scott Coolbaugh as their new hitting coach is that he already has a relationship with slugger Chris Davis . It's pretty much a given that the Orioles need Davis to rebound from an awful 2014 one in which he batted .196 and was suspended for failing an amphetamine test if they expect to repeat as American League East champions.


  13. Predicting the Baltimore Orioles' 2015 Starting Lineup After Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 | Rant Sports

    The road to the pennant may be an arduous one in 2015 after Baltimore saw Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis depart in free agency. The Orioles will likely add another free agent outfielder prior to the season, but here's what the lineup might look like in 2015.


  14. Ryan Howard trade rumors: Ruben Amaro Jr. says it would be best if...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 20 |

    ... a trade. There is likely a limited market for Howard with his best potential landing spot being an American League East team such as the New York Yankees who could use him as a designated hitter. Moving Howard could prove to be a tall order given ...


  15. Cole diggers: 5 frontrunners in Hamels derbyRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Major League Baseball

    ... knows he needs a top-of-the-rotation starter to dramatically improve his club's standing in the American League East. Boston starting pitchers combined for a 4.36 ERA in 2014, which ranked 26th in the Majors. Luckily for the Red Sox, they have ...


  16. Hot stove throwback: Rob Deer's special kind of 'fandom'Read the original story

    Saturday Dec 20 | Bless You Boys

    ... in playoff contention. In 1991, the Tigers surprised many baseball experts by hanging around in the American League East race (thanks in part to pitcher Bill Gullickson, a free agent signee 10 days after Deer and who won 20 games in '91), but the ...


  17. What To Expect From Chris CapuanoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Yanks Go Yard

    ... million contract Brett Anderson ! Holy Cow!). The Yankees acquired a serviceable pitcher and with the American League East being weak pitching wise that's not something to shake a stick at. For right fans should give Capuano the benefit of the doubt ...


  18. Predicting the New York Yankees' 2015 Starting Rotation Post-Winter MeetingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Rant Sports

    The New York Yankees' starting rotation for the upcoming season is full of question marks. Many Yankee fans are probably hoping for the signing of free agent Max Scherzer, but that seems unlikely to happen.


  19. Boston Red Sox Nearing Deal to Acquire Catcher Ryan Hanigan from San Diego PadresRead the original story

    Friday Dec 19 | Sports Media 101

    Red Sox 101 provides 24/7 obsessive sports coverage of the Boston Red Sox as a part of Sports Media 101 . For news, op/ed, game reviews, team updates and even rumors you will find all of it on Red Sox 101.


  20. Blue Jays Morning Brew: Those Who've GoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 19 | Jays Journal

    Aug 12, 2014; Seattle, WA, USA; Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Melky Cabrera is greeted in the dugout after scoring a run against the Seattle Mariners during the eighth inning at Safeco Field. Mandatory Credit: Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY Sports That's right, it's still a little quiet around the Blue Jays lately.