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Tigers looking for lefty bats to balance lineup
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The Tigers have evolved from fielding a young lineup to a veteran lineup to now a rebuilding lineup. Through that whole time, they have had a heavily right-handed hitting lineup.

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Alderson: No downside to looking at Ohtani
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For years, the Mets have shied away from international bidding wars, wary of spending too much of their restrictive budget on unknown quantities. But Shohei Ohtani presents a different situation. The Mets are at least intrigued by the possibility of acquiring the Japanese superstar this winter, despite acknowledging the unlikelihood that they actually will be […]

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Report: Angels looking at Walker, Cozart as free-agent options for 2B
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Upgrading at first base isn’t the only priority for the Los Angeles Angels this offseason. Free-agent infielders Neil Walker and Zack Cozart are on the Angels' radar as options for second base, according to ESPN's Jerry Crasnick. That's if Cozart is willing to make the positional switch – a natural shortstop, he's never appeared at […]

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Dombrowski 'not looking to revamp' Red Sox with high-profile addition
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It’s early in the offseason, but the Boston Red Sox have already been tied to Giancarlo Stanton and Eric Hosmer, among others. President of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski wanted to curb those expectations Wednesday. “I do read those names,” Dombrowski told Pete Abraham of the Boston Globe at the general manager meetings in Orlando, Fla. […]

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Tatis looking like Padres' SS in near future
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Fernando Tatis Jr.’s remarkable 2017 campaign is officially over. His impact on the Padres’ offseason plans is not.

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Fantasy Football Week 10: What you missed Monday, with the Packers looking punchless, Marvin Jones looking like a star and Jameis Winston shut down
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A quarterback problem turns Green Bay into a virtual desert in Fantasy. Chris Towers catches you up on all of the latest news from around the NFL.

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Astros head to LA looking to clinch title
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With the Astros having taken the 3-2 lead in this best-of-seven set with their 13-12 victory in the wildest World Series game since, oh, last Wednesday, Game 6 on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium is Justin Verlander’s game and his chance to be the hero Houston has waited 55 years to salute.

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Report: Marlins looking to trade Stanton, Gordon, Prado
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The Miami Marlins have formulated their offseason plan to get below $90 million in payroll, and it involves trading away superstar slugger Giancarlo Stanton, along with Dee Gordon and Martin Prado, according to a report from Barry Jackson and Clark Spencer of the Miami Herald. Stanton’s name has popped up in the rumor mill with […]

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Dodgers return home looking to force Game 7
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With the Astros having taken the 3-2 lead in this best-of-seven set with their 13-12 victory in the wildest World Series game since, oh, last Wednesday, Game 6 on Tuesday night at Dodger Stadium is Justin Verlander’s game and his chance to be the hero Houston has waited 55 years to salute.

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Leake looking like a good fit for Mariners
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Sometimes a change of scenery can do wonders for a baseball player. Case in point: Mariners starter Mike Leake.

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Tigers looking to connect on next big hit in MLB draft
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For Tigers scouts, the ideal scenario is for a superstar prep or college player to look next spring like something Cooperstown's gods delivered. A few weeks later he will be knighted as First Overall Pick in the June, 2018, big-league draft. Sometimes you get a franchise talent — Ken Griffey Jr.,

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Still waiting: World Series loaded with players looking for 1st ring
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The 2017 World Series is loaded with talent, but devoid of championship experience. Only one player from the Los Angeles Dodgers and Houston Astros has won a World Series, and just four players have ever reached the Fall Classic. For comparison, the 2016 World Series between the Chicago Cubs and Cleveland Indians featured eight players […]

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