The headlines tell the whole story. The big Orioles news this weekend is that the team signed four more minor league players — three of them at least 29 years old. The other news involved the revelation that 2017 12th-round draft choice Tucker Baca has been suspended for 60 days for a performance-enhancing
Describing the Cardinals’ 2018 roster as “strong” and “improved,” principal owner Bill DeWitt Jr. suggested on Monday that the organization has wrapped up the bulk of its winter work.
The holiday week signing of right-handed reliever Jared Hughes checked an important box on the list of Reds’ list of offseason needs. Hughes’ addition doesn’t necessarily indicate that general manager Dick Williams is done making bullpen upgrades, but it appeared to reduce some of the urgency.
Goodbye, 2017. Hello, 2018. The calendar has flipped to the new year, and with the change, the baseball world can only hope that one of the slowest offseasons in recent memory begins to pick up steam. With Opening Day still more than three months away, there are a number of intriguing and unanswered questions that […]
After signing free agent Edwin Encarnacion to a three-year, $60-million deal last winter, the Cleveland Indians aren't expected to have the same big budget this offseason. It’s so far been more subtraction than addition in Cleveland to start the offseason. The Indians watched as Jay Bruce, Carlos Santana, Bryan Shaw, and Joe Smith all hit […]
The Giants spent the Winter Meetings continuing their offseason-long efforts to make an impact move. But Giancarlo Stanton and Shohei Ohtani eluded them shortly before the Meetings began, going to the Yankees and Angels, respectively. Then Miami traded Marcell Ozuna to St. Louis a day before the Meetings ended. Giants officials left the Meetings with […]
No blockbuster trades took place for the Rays at Major League Baseball’s 2017 Winter Meetings, but the path has likely been paved to for the team to trade some of its more notable players.
Our rundown of all the free-agent signings and trades at MLB's Winter Meetings.
CC Sabathia's path back to the pinstripes might not be clear. Sabathia, speaking during a podcast for The Players' Tribune, offered his thoughts on the Yankees deciding to part ways with former manager Joe Girardi and what the future might now hold for the left-handed pitcher. “I think the news
Reaching the postseason three straight years is tough. For the Cubs to get there next year, there’s work to be done. And this offseason may reveal whether they are willing to part with some of their young talent to do so.
The Indians had a deciding Game 5 on their home field with their best starter, an American League Cy Young favorite, on the mound. They couldn’t have asked for a much better scenario.
The Vikings got some bad news about their rookie running back on Monday