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Does Major League Baseball belong in Montreal? JABO Senior Comedy Correspondent Steve Hofstetter suggests taking a look at the numbers before sending a franchise back to the Great White North.
Logan Verrett checked in with his agent several times during baseball's annual winter meetings in December, inquiring about whether any teams might select him in the Rule 5 draft.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - According to multiple industry sources, the Rangers have claimed Rule 5 right-hander Logan Verrett off waivers from the Orioles. Selected from the Mets in the Rule 5 draft at the Winter Meetings in San Diego, the 25-year-old Verrett had impressed in spring training, posting a...
Boomer & Carton discuss about Sandy Alderson's book on revolutionizing baseball and revived the New York Mets.
VIERA, Fla. -- The New York Mets are actively scouting left-handed relievers from the Colorado Rockies and Los Angeles Dodgers, according to ESPN.com's Mark Saxon. A Mets official told ESPN during the winter meetings that the club liked Rockies reliever Rex Brothers, who is earning $1.4 million this season and is under control through the 2017 season. Colorado also has left-handed reliever Boone Logan, although he is exceedingly pricey. Logan, a former Yankee, is due to earn $5.
GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Back in December, after a frenetic series of moves at the winter meetings, Los Angeles Dodgers president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman said he wasn't sure whether his team would have as much run-scoring ability as last year's team. He also wasn't sure it wouldn't. The Dodgers were second in the National League in runs scored in 2014 -- first among teams that don't play home games in Coors Field. "I think our team home-run total might be less, but I think we have a very deep lineup with real length to it one through eight with good balance, with switch hitters and...
GLENDALE, Ariz. — For a brief, splashy moment at baseball's winter meetings in December, the White Sox news centered on executive vice president Ken Williams being unsuccessfully pursued by the Blue Jays.
CBSSports.com Eye on Baseball Writer Matt Snyder discusses the Texas Rangers and their prospects for the upcoming season.