MLB FREE AGENCY
Nov 25, 2014 12:02 PM EST
Free agent left-hander Jon Lester is receiving a lot of buzz from multiple teams and a reunion with the busy Boston Red Sox isn't off the table.
Nov 19, 2014 12:12 PM EST
The Boston Red Sox have put an offer on the table to free agent pitcher Jon Lester in hopes of reuniting with one of the top pitchers on the market this offseason.
Nov 18, 2014 11:56 AM EST
The Atlanta Braves have emerged as the latest team to enter the Jon Lester sweepstakes as the team plans to meet with the free agent left-hander on Thursday.
Nov 18, 2014 09:54 AM EST
The Boston Red Sox have said to be "all in" on free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and they took another step toward landing him Monday when the "Kung Fu Panda" visited with team brass in Boston.
Nov 17, 2014 11:55 AM EST
The Chicago Cubs are one of many teams interested in free agent catcher Russell Martin, and they've reportedly emerged as the front-runner to land the three-time All-Star.
Nov 14, 2014 11:07 AM EST
A reunion between the Los Angeles Dodgers and catcher Russell Martin could be in the works as L.A. has emerged as one of the suitors to the free agent catcher.
Nov 12, 2014 10:41 AM EST
The Boston Red Sox appear to be in the market for free agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval and the team has been described by one source as "all in" on the Kung Fu Panda.
Aug 21, 2014 10:30 AM EDT
Jon Lester was only traded to the Oakland Athletics a few weeks ago, but that hasn't stopped reports that Lester could be on the move again in the near future.
Jun 02, 2014 04:29 PM EDT
The Houston Astros are usually on the wrong side of history when it comes to firsts and their recent piece of history is no different. The Astros have become the first team to sign a player to an extension without a single major league appearance.
Which Major League closers are next to be replaced before May? Who will replace them for the long haul?
Apr 23, 2014 12:25 PM EDT
Its been musical chairs for closing pitcher in the MLB this season. A number of them have lost their jobs already and many more are still being evaluated before the final call is made. Three more closers could get the axe in the coming weeks, but who are they.
Apr 01, 2014 09:37 AM EDT
Every baseball season, playoff contenders look to upgrade at the July 31 trade deadline. Sometimes it works… sometimes is backfires. The 2002 mega deal that sent Bartolo Colon to Montreal netted the Indians a haul of three prospects named Brandon Phillips, Grady Sizemore and Cliff Lee. It’s safe to say that one backfired for the Expos. This season will be no different and we highlight some of the players that could be shipped to contenders before the non-waiver trade deadline.
Mar 29, 2014 10:43 AM EDT
On the same day where Miguel Cabrera signed his 10-year $292 million deal, Mike Trout signed an extension of his own with the Angels. Mike Trout will be an Angel for the price of $144.5 million over 6-years.
Mar 05, 2014 11:03 AM EST
Johan Santana agreed to a minor league contract on Tuesday. It is reportedly worth three million dollars. The contract includes an invitation to Spring Training. Santana was seen at the Orioles' complex on Monday, posing in uniform with “now” teammate Eduardo Rodriguez.
Jan 28, 2014 11:57 AM EST
With draft pick compensation attached to him, it has been tough for Nelson Cruz to find a new home this offseason as the free agent outfielder remains on the market. While the Seattle Mariners have expressed interest in signing him, it seems unlikely they'll pull the trigger on a deal due to the uncertainty over what it would cost the club--which has already spent a lot this offseason.
Jan 24, 2014 11:36 AM EST
It was reported Thursday that free agent right-hander Matt Garza and the Milwaukee Brewers came to terms on a four-year $52 million deal, but the claim was later disputed by the team as talks between the two parties are still ongoing and a deal could be struck soon.