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Awards roundtable: Who will take home hardware and why

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 14:18
Ohtani or Andujar? Verlander or Snell? DeGrom with just 10 wins?? We break down all the angles in advance of baseball's major award announcments.

Sources: Cubs open to moving 3B Bryant in trade

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 13:45
As part of their early offseason discussions, the Cubs have indicated to other teams they are willing to discuss trade proposals for almost all of the players on their roster, including 3B Kris Bryant, according to sources.

Predicting 2019 for this year's MLB awards finalists

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 13:40
After the hardware is handed out this week, here's what comes next for baseball's best players.

Buster's Buzz: A Kluber blockbuster? These teams might be in the mix

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 09:52
The Indians are open to trade offers -- even for their ace. Adding Klubot to one of these clubs could help shift the balance of power in 2019 and beyond.

Marlins' Realmuto not distracted by trade rumors

Fri, 11/09/2018 - 06:16
Miami Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto isn't letting trade rumors become a distraction either at home or in Japan, where he is currently part of an MLB All-Star tour.

Report: Vote on new Manfred term is next week

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 18:47
MLB owners plan to vote next week on a new term for Commissioner Rob Manfred, a new TV contract with Fox and an agreement for in-game cut-ins with DAZN, according to The Associated Press.

McCovey remembered for humility, compassion

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 18:19
Willie McCovey, the Hall of Fame former Giants great who died Oct. 31 at age 80, was remembered in a celebration of his life Thursday at AT&T Park.

25 players eligible for MLB arbitration as super 2s

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 18:18
Cincinnati outfielder Scott Schebler and Texas pitcher Matt Bush just missed the cutoff for salary arbitration eligibility, while Chicago Cubs pitcher Carl Edwards Jr. and Toronto pitcher Joe Biagini earned the final spots.

Lucky Sox: Man wins lottery with jersey numbers

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 16:56
A Massachusetts great-grandfather has won a $100,000 lottery prize by picking the jersey numbers of five members of the World Series-winning Boston Red Sox.

MLB working on catching in-game sign stealers

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 16:32
At the GM meetings, a host of topics were discussed to make the game more compelling for fans -- including getting more balls in play as this season saw more strikeouts than hits.

Harper vs. Machado: Whose big payday promises bigger returns?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 13:15
Both free agents will get top dollar, but one of them has an advantage that will ensure his deal delivers.

Takeaways from GM meetings: Players will cash in and more

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 13:06
Unlike last year, the tone at this week's GM meetings indicated teams will be willing to spend, spend, spend on free agents this offseason.

Replaceable? Red Sox adviser draws players' ire

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:53
Comments by Red Sox adviser Bill James that today's baseball players are easily replaceable drew the ire of MLBPA executive director Tony Clark and several major leaguers.

Rays get catcher Zunino from Mariners

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 12:42
Speedy outfielder and leadoff hitter Mallex Smith has been acquired by the Seattle Mariners from the Tampa Bay Rays for catcher Mike Zunino and outfielder Guillermo Heredia as part of a five-player deal.

Kang returning to Pirates on one-year contract

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 09:37
Infielder Jung Ho Kang is returning to the Pirates on a one-year contract, the club announced Thursday.

MLB All-Stars beat Yomiuri Giants in warm-up

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 08:22
The MLB All-Stars beat the Yomiuri Giants 9-6 on Thursday in a warm-up game ahead of their six-game exhibition series against Japan's national team.

AL West offseason preview: Can Angels keep Mike Trout happy?

Thu, 11/08/2018 - 07:54
The future of baseball's best player looms large, but other AL West contenders also face critical questions this offseason.

Boras ready to entertain big offers for Harper

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 23:12
Agent Scott Boras declared "Harper's Bazaar" open for business on Wednesday. His client Bryce Harper is expected to receive the largest contract among MLB free agents this offseason.

Mets GM: Tebow will start at Triple-A in 2019

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 22:12
New York Mets minor leaguer Tim Tebow has earned a promotion to Triple-A Syracuse.

Report: Mariners, Rays finalizing Zunino deal

Wed, 11/07/2018 - 22:08
The Mariners and Rays are finalizing a trade involving catcher Mike Zunino, the Seattle Times reported Wednesday.