7:17 PM EST, Sun December 10, 2017
2 hours ago

Cardinals, Luke Gregerson reportedly agreed to two-year deal

The St Louis Cardinals went into the Winter Meetings looking to add new pieces to their team, and they got off to a good start on Sunday. The Cardinals and reliever Luke Gregerson agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal, according to The Athletic’s Ken Rosenthal. Free-agent reliever Luke Gregerson in agreement with #STLCards on...Read More
3 hours ago

Cubs reportedly agree to two-year deal with Brandon Morrow

The Chicago Cubs appear to be getting some much needed help for their bullpen. The Cubs and reliever Brandon Morrow have agreed on a two-year deal with an option, according to Yahoo’s Jeff Passan. Source: The Chicago Cubs have agreed to terms with free agent RP Brandon Morrow on a two-year deal with an option....Read More
4 hours ago

Shohei Ohtani signing made Angels GM fall out of his chair

The Los Angeles Angels had no real inkling that Shohei Ohtani was going to pick them in free agency. In fact, Angels general manager Billy Eppler was so shocked to learn that Ohtani had chosen the Angels, he literally missed his chair when trying to sit down after taking the call from Ohtani’s agents. “I...Read More
19 hours ago

Evan Longoria expected to be trade candidate during Winter Meetings

The Tampa Bay Rays may be ready to finally part with franchise cornerstone Evan Longoria. The MLB Winter Meetings will take place Sunday-Thursday in Orlando, and reporter Jon Morosi says he expects Longoria to be mentioned in trade talks. Evan Longoria is certain to be mentioned as a trade candidate in the coming week. When...Read More
22 hours ago

Shohei Ohtani wants fans to come up with nickname for him

Shohei Ohtani has enlisted the help of fans to come up with a nickname as he embarks on the next stage of his baseball career. The Angels made their free agent prize available to the media on Saturday and it didn’t take him long to feel comfortable. During his introductory press conference, Ohtani cracked a...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Shohei Ohtani cracks funny Mike Trout joke at first press conference

We don’t know a ton about Shohei Ohtani yet, but we do know that he has a good sense of humor. Ohtani met with the media for an introductory press conference on Saturday, and he wasted no time making jokes. Shohei Ohtani wanted to wear #️⃣2️⃣7️⃣ but someone else was wearing that number @MikeTrout @Angels...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Mike Scioscia sounds more excited about Shohei Ohtani’s pitching

Shohei Ohtani has gained a reputation as the Japanese Babe Ruth, but Los Angeles Angels manager Mike Scioscia sounds more excited about his skills as a pitcher. Ohtani, who was officially introduced as a member of the Angels on Saturday, gained a reputation for his impressive two-way skills while playing in Japan. While the team...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Pirates GM not expecting to get Jung Ho Kang back

The Pittsburgh Pirates would love to get Jung Ho Kang back, but it doesn’t sound like that will happen. Kang played two seasons for the Pirates, but he did not receive a visa after being arrested for his third DUI in Korea, which caused him to be unable to play last season. After missing the...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Report: Dodgers, Marlins discussing Marcell Ozuna trade

With Dee Gordon and (more notably) Giancarlo Stanton already on their way out of Miami, another player may be the next victim of the Marlins’ fire sale. Dustin Nosler of Dodgers Digest reported on Saturday that the Marlins are discussing a possible trade of outfielder Marcell Ozuna with the Los Angeles Dodgers, though nothing is...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Report: Mets intend to ask Marlins about Starlin Castro

Starlin Castro’s tenure with the Miami Marlins may prove to be a short one. The veteran second baseman, who is reportedly set to be dealt by the New York Yankees to the Marlins as part of the Giancarlo Stanton trade, is already the subject of interest from the New York Mets. The Mets have been...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Marlins’ Christian Yelich sends cryptic tweet amid Stanton rumors

As the Miami Marlins prepare to ship Giancarlo Stanton to New York, one must wonder what current Marlins players are thinking. One, outfielder Christian Yelich, gave us a glimpse of that thought process. The 26-year-old sent a rather cryptic tweet on Saturday as the Stanton rumors intensified to the point where it was being widely...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Report: Yankees taking on upwards of $260 million to complete Stanton deal

The Miami Marlins were looking for a trade partner who could relieve them of most of Giancarlo Stanton’s $295 million deal. That mission appears to be accomplished. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports and the Athletic, the Yankees are taking on a massive amount of Stanton’s contract — at least $260 million of it...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Report: Dodgers not expected to make last-ditch effort for Giancarlo Stanton

Giancarlo Stanton appears headed to the New York Yankees as no other potential suitors threaten a last-minute hijack of the currently agreed deal. Jon Morosi of MLB Network reported Saturday that Stanton was expected to formally approve a deal sending him to New York, and the likely main threat to any such deal — the...Read More
Dec 9, 2017

Marcus Stroman ‘can’t wait’ to face Giancarlo Stanton

Marcus Stroman is not one to back down from a challenge and that includes perhaps the premier power hitter in baseball today. On Saturay, many around the baseball world woke up to news the Yankees and Marlins had reportedly agreed on a trade that would send Giancarlo Stanton to the Yankees. The potential move likely...Read More
Dec 8, 2017

Starlin Castro could be moved as part of Stanton trade

Starlin Castro could be one of the pieces moved in order to help facilitate a trade between the Yankees and Marlins for Giancarlo Stanton. Earlier in the week, we learned the Yankees are reportedly one of the teams Stanton would waive his no-trade clause for. It wasn’t sure at the time of the Yankees’ interest...Read More