MLB News and Rumors


Turkey Day Signing, ER Visit, Lockout Talk, and Other Bullets

Turkey Day Signing, ER Visit, Lockout Talk, and Other Bullets

I hope you’re having a great Thanksgiving!

by November 24, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Big Diamondbacks-Mariners Trade Going Down: Walker, Marte, Segura, More

Big Diamondbacks-Mariners Trade Going Down: Walker, Marte, Segura, More

Seattle and Arizona front offices are getting busy on Thanksgiving Eve.

by November 23, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Schwarber, Sale, Chapman, Montero, Rays Arms, Gonzalez, More

Lukewarm Stove: Schwarber, Sale, Chapman, Montero, Rays Arms, Gonzalez, More

So many new rumors and different angles to get into as we approach Thanksgiving.

CBA Negotiations: Is a Lockout Even Realistic? Also: Back to the Tanking Drawing Board

CBA Negotiations: Is a Lockout Even Realistic? Also: Back to the Tanking Drawing Board

Very few are buying that a lockout threat is legit.

by November 23, 2016 Chicago Cubs News, MLB News and Rumors
Report: Owners Considering Lockout If CBA With Players Does Not Come Together Soon

Report: Owners Considering Lockout If CBA With Players Does Not Come Together Soon

There is still significant disagreement about free agent compensation, an international draft, and more.

by November 22, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Twins Reportedly Sign Catcher Jason Castro to Three-Year, $24.5 Million Deal

Twins Reportedly Sign Catcher Jason Castro to Three-Year, $24.5 Million Deal

It’s a healthy deal for a defensive catcher, and a reminder about the market (and Miguel Montero’s value).

Mike Trout, Kris Bryant, the Cubs, and the Face of Baseball

Mike Trout, Kris Bryant, the Cubs, and the Face of Baseball

Mike Trout is baseball’s best young player, but why does he not get more attention?


The 2017 Hall of Fame Ballot is Out: Pudge, Vlad, Manny, Jorge Among the New Names

The 2017 Hall of Fame Ballot is Out: Pudge, Vlad, Manny, Jorge Among the New Names

Some close calls remain, but there should be some obvious inclusions this time around.

by November 21, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
CBA Update: Still No Word with 10 Days to Go, But a Few More Details

CBA Update: Still No Word with 10 Days to Go, But a Few More Details

We are so close to the expiration of the CBA, but it’s still up in the air just what is going to change going forward.

by November 21, 2016 MLB News and Rumors
Lukewarm Stove: Cubs May Want OF, LAD Blockbuster, Cubs-NYY Trade Match, More

Lukewarm Stove: Cubs May Want OF, LAD Blockbuster, Cubs-NYY Trade Match, More

There is a ton to get to today, actually.

Cardinals Reportedly Agree to Four-Year Deal with Lefty Brett Cecil (UPDATE: And No-Trade Clause)

Cardinals Reportedly Agree to Four-Year Deal with Lefty Brett Cecil (UPDATE: And No-Trade Clause)

It’s a huge commitment for a non-closer reliever, but the game is changing.

by November 19, 2016 MLB News and Rumors

Lukewarm Stove: Controllable Starters, Archer, Gray, Colome, Heyward, Hill, More

Lukewarm Stove: Controllable Starters, Archer, Gray, Colome, Heyward, Hill, More

The trouble in trying to land a guy like Chris Archer, who it seems is very much available.

Rangers Reportedly Set to Sign Andrew Cashner to One-Year Deal

Rangers Reportedly Set to Sign Andrew Cashner to One-Year Deal

An arm that was very tough to peg, Cashner will head to the American League.

by November 18, 2016 MLB News and Rumors