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  • Joel Peralta
    Rays active at roster deadline, trade Peralta and DFA Molina
    Adding prospects has always been a significant part of the Tampa Bay Rays organization, specifically under Stuart Sternberg’s ownership. The current Rays entire minor league system has numerous prospects, some that will eventually make the...
  • Pitcher Sam Gaviglio
    Seattle Mariners trade with St. Louis Cardinals completed for Sam Gaviglio
    A Seattle Mariners trade with the St. Louis Cardinals has been completed. In the deal, the Mariners send Triple-A infielder Ty Kelly to the National League in exchange for pitcher Sam Gaviglio. According to a report from MLB.com late Thursday (Nov...
  • John Mozeliak answers the tough questions.
    Questions and Answers from John Mozeliak
    The United Cardinal Bloggers recently had a chance to ask Cardinal GM John Mozeliak questions regarding the team, the off-season, and some general baseball questions. Mozeliak, as always with the group, was pretty candid and shed some light on the...
  • making moves
    Reds protect Garrett and Waldrop from Rule 5 draft
    The Cincinnati Reds made two roster moves on Thursday, both with the intentions of protecting prospects from the upcoming Rule 5 draft.Left-handed pitcher Amir Garrett and outfielder Kyle Waldrop filled the final two spots on the 40-man roster to...
  • The Cardinals are acquiring plenty of infield options for Matheny.
    Cardinals acquire Ty Kelly from Mariners
    The Cardinals continued to adjust their roster on Thursday by acquiring minor league infielder Ty Kelly from the Mariners; the Cardinals have sent minor league pitcher Sam Gaviglio to the Mariners in return. Kelly has been added to the 40-man...
  • Melky Cabrera With Blue Jays
    Seattle Mariners rumors: Melky Cabrera reportedly draws interest of front office
    Seattle Mariners rumors have now linked the team to Melky Cabrera. The free agent outfielder apparently has the Mariners interested in signing him this offseason. At least that is what a report from CBS on Thursday (Nov. 20) claims. Baseball...
  • Could a 'switch' pitcher be on the mound at the Coliseum for the A's in 2015?
    Could a 'switch' pitcher be on the mound at the Coliseum for the A's in 2015?
    Coming off three straight postseason appearances, the 2015 Oakland Athletics probably don't need any distractions as they try to focus on pushing the envelope come next October.But that's now what they have in the free-agent signing of...
  • Giancarlo Stanton and the Miami Marlins
    Miami Marlins and Giancarlo Stanton are forever tied to the hip
    Wednesday's press conference announcing the official signing of Miami Marlins star outfielder Giancarlo Stanton’s new contract to the tune of $325 million for 13 years goes to show that you really can buy a victorious celebration. All...
  • A's begin re-tooling for 2015 by signing DH Billy Butler to a $30M deal
    A's begin re-tooling for 2015 by signing DH Billy Butler to a $30M deal
    "In Billy, We Trust."Because not much else is justifying the Oakland Athletics' signing of former Kansas City Royals designated hitter Billy Butler to a three-year, $30 million contract today.And the above motto now not only applies...
  • Jerry Trupiano: Longtime broadcaster sits down with The GM's Perspective
    Jerry Trupiano: Longtime broadcaster sits down with The GM's Perspective
    The GM’s Perspective: You’ve called games for every major sport for 40 years. That is very impressive. What’s the first thing to come to mind when you think about it?Jerry Trupiano: I started out doing hockey. It’s funny;...
  • The Cardinals are interested in free agent Jon Lester.
    Cardinal news and notes: Jon Lester, Shane Robinson, Bill Mueller
    Monday’s trade of Shelby Miller for Jason Heyward was supposed to open a rotation spot for Carlos Martinez or Marco Gonzales, but it appears the Cardinals might have other plans. The team is rumored to be talking to free agent starter Jon...
  • strong rookie season
    Anderson looks for spot in Diamondbacks' rotation
    With newly-acquired Jeremy Hellickson penciled in for a slot in the rotation, the question on the table persists, who remains standing in this game of musical pitchers?One could be right-hander Chase Anderson, who’s coming off a strong...
  • Red Sox courting Pablo sSndoval
    Red Sox desperate to land Pablo Sandoval
    The third base position has been a bit of a mess for the Boston Red Sox the last few seasons and management is determined to address the situation this offseason. The team's number one priority is to bring free agent third baseman Pablo...
  • Giancarlo Stanton
    Marlins shatter MLB record with Stanton extension
    It could very well be the most legally insane contract in the history of North American sports, but it is official as of Monday afternoon. The Miami Marlins and star player Giancarlo Stanton have agreed on a monster contract, to the tune of 13...
  • Justin Upton With Braves (2)
    Justin Upton trade rumors: Seattle Mariners close to deal with Atlanta Braves?
    Justin Upton trade rumors involving the Seattle Mariners are creating a lot of buzz Monday (Nov. 17). An Atlanta Braves trade with the St. Louis Cardinals just went down, leading to even further speculation. According to CBS Sports it will send...