Corey Dickerson was an All-Star in 2017. He’s no longer part of the Tampa Bay Rays‘ future. The slugger was designated for assignment by the Rays on Saturday after the organization acquired first baseman C.J. Cron from the Los Angeles Angels. Tampa Bay doesn’t have an imminent trade in place for Dickerson, sources told MLB […]
The free-agent dominoes continued to tumble when Yu Darvish signed with the Chicago Cubs over the weekend, so attentions have turned to the next big thing: Jake Arrieta. Darvish's signing effectively ends Arrieta's tenure in Chicago, confirming he'll don a different jersey come Opening Day. He's been linked to plenty of teams, but the Washington […]
The Mets are looking into the possibility of signing either Alex Cobb or Lance Lynn, sources told Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. The Mets will only strike a deal with either top free-agent starter “if prices fall” on them. Cobb and Lynn have had numerous teams interested in their services. Cobb has had
Todd Frazier is one of a few free agents the Rockies are considering as they look to stabilize their first base position for the 2018 season, per Thomas Harding of MLB.com. First baseman Mark Reynolds and corner outfielder Carlos Gonzalez, both of whom played for Colorado last season, are the other players
As part of their organizational makeover, the Marlins are placing a greater emphasis and more resources into signing international players. One of their early targets is Cuban-born outfielder Julio Pablo Martinez.
The Athletics have interest in free-agent left-handed relievers Tony Watson and Brian Duensing, per John Shea of the San Francisco Chronicle. Daniel Coulombe is the only lefty reliever on Oakland's 40-man roster (and along with starter Sean Manaea, one of just two left-handers pitchers overall among
With the starting-pitching market still waiting to materialize, the Washington Nationals are reportedly interested in adding free-agent right-hander Lance Lynn to the rotation, according to Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic. In his return from Tommy John surgery last year, the 30-year-old Lynn posted a 3.43 ERA and 4.82 FIP over 186 1/3 innings with the […]
With David Wright's status for 2018 and beyond up in the air after appearing in only 75 games over the past three seasons, the New York Mets are understandably keen on finding stability at third base. The team is eyeing free agents Mike Moustakas and Todd Frazier to man the hot corner, but only if […]
The Mets aren’t close to a major move, but they’re monitoring a number of possibilities with Spring Training now barely more than one month away.
According to multiple sources, the Nationals are interested in J.T. Realmuto and Christian Yelich, either individually or perhaps together in what would be a mega package.
Miami Marlins stars Christian Yelich and J.T. Realmuto appear to be two of the most popular figures in the National League East. In addition to the Atlanta Braves' apparent interest in the Marlins' pair, another division rival in the Washington Nationals are reportedly showing interest in both Yelich and Realmuto, according to Joe Frisaro of […]
The San Francisco Giants' hunt for outfield power is prompting trade talks with the Pittsburgh Pirates about Andrew McCutchen, MLB.com reported early Thursday. McCutchen is due to make $14.75 million in 2018 after the Pirates picked up his option in early November. The MLB.com report indicated