MLB News and Rumors

The Cardinals’ Outfield Could Be Good or Terrible and Other Bullets

The Cardinals’ Outfield Could Be Good or Terrible and Other Bullets

Questions all over that St. Louis outfield. Also: Jake Arrieta’s health, David Ross’s awesomeness, and much more.

by February 1, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Weekend Catch-Up: Lineup Questions, Prospects, Non-Roster Invites, Trade and Signing, More

Weekend Catch-Up: Lineup Questions, Prospects, Non-Roster Invites, Trade and Signing, More

Some notable transactions around the league, plenty of analysis, and tons of prospect items for you.

Brewers Keep Unloading, Trade Jean Segura and Tyler Wagner to Diamondbacks

Brewers Keep Unloading, Trade Jean Segura and Tyler Wagner to Diamondbacks

An odd, interesting Saturday night trade.

by January 30, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Dodgers Continue Beefing Up By Reportedly Re-Signing Howie Kendrick (UPDATE)

Dodgers Continue Beefing Up By Reportedly Re-Signing Howie Kendrick (UPDATE)

That should make for an interesting infield rotation. The Dodgers have depth for miles all over.

by January 29, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
MLBits: Astros Sign Fister, Yankees Sign No One, Pirates Maybe Extend, MLB New Duds

MLBits: Astros Sign Fister, Yankees Sign No One, Pirates Maybe Extend, MLB New Duds

A bargain for the Astros? A new deal for Francisco Cervelli? The spendthrift Yankees?

by January 28, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Trades! Rays and Rockies Swapping Dickerson, McGee, Prospects (UPDATES)

Trades! Rays and Rockies Swapping Dickerson, McGee, Prospects (UPDATES)

There are implications for many other teams here, including the Cubs, depending on what happens. (UPDATE: Corey Dickerson going to Rays for pitching.)

Lukewarm Stove: Orioles Outfield, Nationals Offers, Cardinals Money, Arroyo Deal, More

Lukewarm Stove: Orioles Outfield, Nationals Offers, Cardinals Money, Arroyo Deal, More

The Orioles are looking around, the Cardinals still might make a significant move, the Nationals have unique spending plans, more.

by January 27, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Report: More MLB Pace of Play Changes Coming

Report: More MLB Pace of Play Changes Coming

After last year’s successful pace-of-play rules changes, MLB is doubling down in 2016.

by January 27, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Report: Cuban Prospect Lazarito Will Choose His Team Soon

Report: Cuban Prospect Lazarito Will Choose His Team Soon

There’s still quite a bit of mystery at play, though.

Cubs Looking Good Behind the Plate, Which Means They’re Good All Over and Other Bullets

Cubs Looking Good Behind the Plate, Which Means They’re Good All Over and Other Bullets

Miguel Montero is a very solid starter to have in place, and the Cubs are like that everywhere. Plus Heyward’s D, player age, much more.

by January 27, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Thinking About Dexter Fowler’s Remaining Options in Free Agency

Thinking About Dexter Fowler’s Remaining Options in Free Agency

Dexter Fowler remains a free agent, and at least one MLB.com writer is still connecting him to the Cubs.

Commissioner Manfred Speaks: No NL DH Soon, Blackouts, CBA, Expansion, More

Commissioner Manfred Speaks: No NL DH Soon, Blackouts, CBA, Expansion, More

The Commissioner aggressively pumps the brakes on any NL DH talk, and gets into a huge range of other important baseball topics.

by January 26, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Convicted Cardinals Employee Told Colleagues He Found Cardinals Info on Astros’ System

Convicted Cardinals Employee Told Colleagues He Found Cardinals Info on Astros’ System

Cardinals Scouting Director Chris Correa reveals that some of his colleagues were aware of his actions. Also: a little humor about passwords.

by January 25, 2016 MLB News and Rumors