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  • Rays blockbuster trade
    Rays send Myers to San Diego in a three-team, 11-player deal: Part 1
    The rumors of a Tampa Bay Rays blockbuster trade that began on Tuesday finally came to fruition on Friday, just after the noon hour when the team formally announced that outfielder Wil Myers along with catcher Ryan Hanigan and two minor league...
  • Tommy Bridges
    100 greatest Detroit Tigers #23: Tommy Bridges
    Tommy Bridges was the Tigers greatest pitcher before World War II. He debuted against Babe Ruth, pitched into the ninth with a no-hitter four times in two seasons, won 20 games three straight years, and led Detroit to its first world title. Age...
  • Justin Upton homers
    Kemp officially a Padre; catcher Norris acquired; Upton on way
    Christmas has come early for Padres Nation, with General Manager A.J. Preller dressed as Santa, lugging a bag full of power-hitting outfielders, all-star catchers, a couple veteran infieldersand the odd bargain-basement pitcher.For a team that has...
  • Will Middlebrooks traded to revamped Padres
    Red Sox deal Middlebrooks to Padres
    Will Middlebrooks was once a promising power threat for the Boston Red Sox, but after two injury filled sub-par seasons will be dealt to the resurgent San Diego Padres. The Red Sox will get veteran catcher Ryan Hanigan in return.Middlebrooks was...
  • Jimmy Rollins
    Phillies and Dodgers finalize Jimmy Rollins deal
    It took almost two weeks, but it was announced on Friday morning that the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Philadelphia Phillies have finalized the deal that is sending shortstop Jimmy Rollins to the Dodgers. It closes out a deal that started back at...
  • Fury Jury continues to evolve with UFC 182 on deck
    With UFC 182 on deck, Fury Jury continues to evolve
    Only a few weeks to go, and Myles Jury puts his 15-0 record on the line against his toughest opponent to date, Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone at UFC's big New Year's Pay-per-view on January 3, at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Jury is...
  • Justin Upton Home Run Trot
    Seattle Mariners trade rumors: Justin Upton to AL West chatter picks up steam
    Seattle Mariners trade rumors include Justin Upton yet again. These trade rumors were sparked by a post from FanGraphs contributor Kiley McDaniel. He took to Twitter late Thursday night (Dec. 18) and made a post that has created quite a bit of...
  • Corey Kluber Tribe Fest
    Kluber, Brantley added to Indians’ Tribe Fest 2015 roster
    On Thursday, Dec. 18, the Cleveland Indians announced American League Cy Young Award winner Corey Kluber and MVP finalist Michael Brantley will join the roster for the annual Tribe Fest taking place Saturday, Jan. 24 and Sunday, Jan. 25.Already...
  • Presenting Jon Lester
    Cubs introduce Lester and say goodbye to Ruggiano
    The Chicago Cubs introduced their newest pitcher, Jon Lester, to the media and Chicago at a press conference at Spaggia restaurant in Chicago on Monday.President of Baseball Operations introduced Lester a left handed starting pitcher, and unveiled...
  • Ryan Howard
    Philadelphia Phillies may need to add bitcoins into Ryan Howard trade
    Ryan Howard might be traded by the Philadelphia Phillies during this off-season if general manager Ruben Amaro, Jr. is able to creatively convince another organization to take the 35-year-old. But, number 6 is owed a ton of guaranteed money...
  • Wil Myers traded
    Padres land Myers in 3-team, 11-player trade
    For the second time in a week, the San Diego Padres appear to be part of a blockbuster trade, landing promising young power hitterWil Myers from Tampa Bay.The deal, first announced on ESPN, is not finalized but it appears all three teams involved ...
  • Stewart's answer's?
    Peralta could be the answer for the Diamondbacks' left-handed bat
    While the Diamondbacks have checked off a few boxes so far in this off-season, there is at least one box general manager Dave Stewart still would like to mark.Following the trade of catcher Miguel Montero to the Cubs last week, that check box may...
  • Gavin Floyd Cleveland Indians
    Cleveland Indians ink Gavin Floyd
    On Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2014, the Cleveland Indians announced they have signed free agent right-handed pitcher Gavin Floyd to a one-year Major League contract for the 2015 season.The 31-year-old Floyd is a career 72-72 pitcher posting an ERA of 4.40...
  • Matt Joyce
    Rays trade Joyce, McGee to start season on the disabled list
    The off-season wheeling and dealing continues for the Tampa Bay Rays as outfielder Matt Joyce was traded on Tuesday to the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim for pitcher Kevin Jepsen.The trade came as no surprise as the Rays almost a month to the day...
  • Rusty Torres
    Former Yankee Rusty Torres sentenced to three years in prison
    Rosendo "Rusty" Torres, a former major league outfielder who broke in to the major leagues with the New York Yankees in 1971, was sentenced on December 11, 2014 to three years in prison for sexually abusing an 8-year-old girl while...