MLB News and Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Hopefully Incorrect Report on Justin Masterson’s Weak Extension Demands

Lukewarm Stove: Hopefully Incorrect Report on Justin Masterson’s Weak Extension Demands

Masterson is reportedly seeking only three or four years, and $40 to $60 million in an extension.

Nerd Alert: An Entirely New Stream of Game Data Will Soon Be Available

Nerd Alert: An Entirely New Stream of Game Data Will Soon Be Available

Almost everything that happens on the field will be quantified.

Braves Sign Cuban Catcher Yenier Bello, Cubs Were One of the Interested Teams

Braves Sign Cuban Catcher Yenier Bello, Cubs Were One of the Interested Teams

The 29-year-old backstop hasn’t played in a couple years as he defected from Cuba.

SCardenfreude: Twitter Mishaps, Injuries, TOOTBLANs, and Voodoo Magic

SCardenfreude: Twitter Mishaps, Injuries, TOOTBLANs, and Voodoo Magic

The things you favorite on Twitter? Yeah, they can be seen. By everyone.

MLB and Fox Ease Saturday Blackouts, Cubs Have Three National Fox Games

MLB and Fox Ease Saturday Blackouts, Cubs Have Three National Fox Games

You’ll now be able to watch whatever games you want on Saturday if you’ve got MLB.tv or Extra Innings.

Around the League: Rotational Effectiveness, Extreme Shifting, Ridiculous Catches

Around the League: Rotational Effectiveness, Extreme Shifting, Ridiculous Catches

Also: dog hot dog racing, Trout extending, and a floating stadium.

Wondering What’s Going to Happen With the Diamondbacks and Randall Delgado

Wondering What’s Going to Happen With the Diamondbacks and Randall Delgado

With a full rotation and a full bullpen, what will the D-Backs do with the talented young righty who is out of options?

Hey, Even ZiPS Says the Cubs Can Make the Playoffs – 2.4% Chance

Hey, Even ZiPS Says the Cubs Can Make the Playoffs – 2.4% Chance

Keep the dream alive! … or something. It’s just a projection, right?