Friday, February 23, 2018

Astros will visit White House, Padres balked at Cubs asking price for Javier Baez,...

Astros president of business operations Reid Ryan said that the Astros plan on traveling to the White House in Washington, to celebrate their World Series championship. Ryan said: "This is a tradition and an honor. For many people, this might be their only time...

Bryce Harper’s insane 2019 FA value, J.D. Martinez has a big offer, biggest contenders...

Arguably the biggest names to come off the free agent hitters list includes Carlos Santana, Mitch Moreland, and Yonder Alonso. There are still huge names on the board still like: J.D Martinez, Lorenzo Cain, Eric Hosmer, Mike Moustakas, and...

Twins keep an eye on first base, the build-up around Gerrit Cole, Indians get...

The Twins have interest in signing free agent first baseman Mike Napoli and have been in touch with Napoli’s agent.  There isn’t any sign yet that the two sides are close to an agreement. This isn’t the first time that Minnesota...

Yankees agree a deal with veteran pitcher, Kemp is returning to the Dodgers, Cubs...

Veteran pitcher CC Sabathia will reportedly stay with the New York Yankees, as the sides reached an agreement on a one-year, $10 million deal. Sabathia's agent, Kyle Thousand, told the pitcher felt he had unfinished business in New York, which made...

Cardinals get Ozuna, Mariners sign Juan Nicasio, Tigers trade Ian Kinsler to Angels, Astros...

The Cardinals have acquired outfielder Marcell Ozuna from the Marlins. The deal is pending a physical. Headed to the Marlins in return are pitching prospect Sandy Alcantara and right-hander Zac Gallen, left-hander Daniel Castano, and outfielder Magneuris Sierra. Ozuna, 27, had a spectacular 2017 season, posting...

Winter MLB trade ideas, Stanton’s decision comes by the end of the week, Yankees...

Christian Yelich to the Cleveland Indians Christian Yelich, who's Miami's most valuable trade chip for these reasons: With a career .800 OPS and an average of 4.1 wins above replacement per year since 2014, Yelich is excellent. At just 26 years old,...

Indians extend and Royals get a new great pitcher addition, Cubs make pitch to...

The Cleveland Indians announced that they had resigned right-hander Dan Oteroto a two-year deal worth $2.5-million. The deal included a $1.5-million team option for 2020 that includes a $100K buyout. Otero has previously agreed to a one-year deal to avoid arbitration but has...

Recent finalists emerge for Ohtani, Stanton trade happening very soon, Yankees could cut $40M...

Shohei Ohtani’s narrowing market has dominated headlines today, though not every club joined in on the action. At least three teams didn’t respond to the request made last week by Ohtani’s agent asking for each MLB club to pitch itself to the Japanese star...

A’s make pitch to Japanese star, Stanton reps meeting with Giants, Yankees showing interest,...

In 2012, the A’s shocked all of baseball by coming out of nowhere to scoop up Yoenis Céspedes, that winter’s most intriguing international player. Could Oakland pull off a similar feat this offseason? This week, the A’s made a...

Athletics to sign Yusmeiro Petit, Astros likely to shop Mike Fiers, Red Sox all...

The Athletics are in agreement with free-agent right-hander Yusmeiro Petit on a two-year, $10MM contract with a third-year club option, Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic reports (via Twitter). Petit is represented by Godoy Sports. He’ll earn $3.5MM in 2018, $5.5MM in...