The Indians entered this offseason in need of more left-handed depth for their bullpen. Cleveland reeled in a pair arms on Monday to fill that hole in the roster puzzle.
Only the most ardent New York Mets fans are holding out hope that the club reverses course and decides to re-sign outfielder Yoenis Cespedes, but starting pitcher Noah Syndergaard hasn’t given up on it just yet. Despite assistant general manager John Ricco telling reporters earlier this month that Cespedes is likely to command a new […]
Though trade talks regarding Marlins right-hander Jose Fernandez were thought to be fading earlier this month, the Los Angeles Dodgers are reportedly still keen to pry the 23-year-old away from Miami. The Dodgers remain in discussions with the Marlins about a possible deal for Fernandez, according to FOX Sports’ Jon Morosi, though a trade is […]
Monday is the deadline for the BBWAA to submit their votes for this year’s Hall of Fame class, and, like most ballots in the post-steroid era, it’s crowded with controversy and debate. There’s still a limit on players per ballot (10), the 75 percent threshold for support remains in effect, and the committee reduced the […]
ESPN released the matchups for the first half of the 2016 Sunday Night Baseball schedule on Monday, with a World Series rematch between the New York Mets and Kansas City Royals poised to open the 27th season of the nationally-televised program. The network will broadcast 11 games throughout the first half of the 2016 campaign […]
Tickets for the 18th annual Mariners FanFest went on sale Monday and are now available at Mariners.com and Mariners Team Stores.
Welcome to The Stew’s Hot Stove Digest, our daily rundown of MLB news, rumors and gossip for Hot Stove season. Here you’ll find a recap of all the day’s action and other fun stuff from around the Internet. CARGO UPDATE: After missing out on free agent Jason Heyward, the Washington Nationals have joined the list […]
If there’s one thing Detroit Tigers reliever Bruce Rondon needed to do this offseason, it was prove that he could handle himself like an adult. The 25-year-old right-hander has had his maturity called into question many times since he worked his way to the big leagues in 2013. Then on Sept. 22 of this year, […]
Shelby Miller’s baseball life has come full circle. On Tuesday, the 25 year-old right-hander was traded to the Arizona Diamondbacks as part of a flurry of moves at the Winter Meetings The deal was pretty surprising on a couple different levels. First and foremost, Arizona had already signed Zack Greinke to a six-year contract worth […]
We’re in the thick of Hot Stove season now, which means it’s also the season of heartfelt goodbyes around Major League Baseball. As players change addresses through trades and free agency, they’re forced to leave behind friends and teammates, as well as the franchise that either drafted and developed them or gave them another chance, […]
What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. At least that’s what the giant welcome sign says as you enter the Entertainment Capital of the World. We can make a slight amendment to that though. What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas, unless your name is Bryce Harper or Kris Bryant. In that case, your talents […]
Why haven’t some of baseball’s biggest free agents signed yet?