| Jan 23, 2015
| 11:59 AM
The Toronto Blue Jays' pursuit of Dan Duquette has become a fascinating story on many levels, but one question keeps hitting me amid all the will-he-or-won’t-he speculation: What is Duquette actually worth?
It’s a more nebulous issue than...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 3:49 PM
Despite strong statements Wednesday from Orioles managing partner Peter Angelos that the club is not intent on allowing executive vice president Dan Duquette to leave to become president of the division-rival Toronto Blue Jays, the Orioles have compiled a...
| Jan 15, 2015
| 4:13 PM
Despite that early off-season talk of the Dodgers wanting to bring their payroll down under $200 million in 2015, now it looks like they’ll shatter the record $240 million they spent last season.
Jeff Passan at Yahoo Sports estimates the Dodgers...
| Jan 14, 2015
| 4:55 PM
Now this is disappointing. Unnecessary at the most, and unfortunate at the least.
There’s no love between Matt Kemp and Don Mattingly? After all those years?
Kemp was sent to the San Diego Padres last month in a trade that you would normally...
| Jan 10, 2015
| 6:04 PM
After spending much of the offseason dealing away stars, Oakland Athletics general manager Billy Beane added one for a change.
The A's acquired versatile two-time All-Star infielder Ben Zobrist and shortstop Yunel Escobar from the Tampa Bay Rays on...
| Jan 8, 2015
| 4:10 PM
Manager Don Mattingly’s entire coaching staff will return for the upcoming season, the Dodgers announced Thursday.
The news was expected, as Andrew Friedman, the team’s president of baseball operations, said in November that all of the...
| Dec 13, 2014
| 4:27 PM
In Ned Colletti's first winter as Dodgers general manager, he made three trades, a perfectly reasonable volume. In Andrew Friedman's first winter in charge, he dominated the winter meetings by making four trades within 24 hours.
There was the midnight...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 11:14 PM
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White Sox: Additions of Jeff Samardzija, David Robertson and Adam LaRoche should make Sox instant contenders if defense holds up.
Indians: Quiet so far, but adding Brandon Moss is an upgrade. Now if the Tribe can only...
| Dec 18, 2014
| 11:45 AM
Outfielder Matt Kemp could be headed back to the logjam in Los Angeles after his physical with the San Diego Padres revealed arthritis in both hips.
According to multiple reports, Kemp's Tuesday physical created concern with the Padres, who pulled the...
| Dec 12, 2014
| 7:49 PM
The Dodgers can no longer wait for Matt Kemp to rescue them with a home run.
In the wake of a frenzied 24-hour period during which they traded the 2011 MVP runner-up to the San Diego Padres, the Dodgers returned from baseball's winter meetings with a...
| Dec 15, 2014
| 5:31 PM
Jon Lester, enjoy the Windy City. Cole Hamels, it would have been sweet. Max Scherzer, rejoice in those coming riches. James Shields, guess we never really thought it was going to happen.
The superstar pitcher who was going to be added to give the...