| Dec 11, 2014
| 5:55 PM
Less than five months after acquiring Yoenis Cespedes as part of a big deadline deal, the Boston Red Sox traded the slugging outfielder to help bolster their rotation.
The Detroit Tigers were happy to take him.
Boston sent Cespedes to the Tigers on...
| Dec 6, 2014
| 3:51 PM
Baseball's annual rumor fest is upon us. The winter meetings start Monday in San Diego, and what traditionally deteriorates into a week of overblown analysis of overblown hype might actually amount to something big.
One reason: teams looking for offense...
| Dec 2, 2014
| 11:06 AM
El mercado de agentes libres y de cambios de las Grandes Ligas apenas está calentando, pero varios equipos de forma agresiva han comenzado a realizar movimientos con miras a la próxima temporada.
Los Medias Rojas de Boston, que se convirtieron en el...
| Nov 25, 2014
| 5:56 PM
When the White Sox traded Adam Dunn to the A's last August, nobody worried about missing Dunn's strikeouts or his Mendoza Line batting average.
Nobody wondered how the Sox would survive without Dunn, despite his knack for occasionally hitting the ball...
| Nov 18, 2014
| 9:58 PM
In another big-money move by a traditionally low-payroll team, the Oakland Athletics agreed to a three-year, $30 million deal with free agent designated hitter Billy Butler, multiple media outlets reported Tuesday.
According to the San Francisco...
| Nov 12, 2014
| 6:22 AM
On the night he won the American League Manager of the Year award for the third time, Orioles manager Buck Showalter was quick to make sure he didn’t relish the honor too much.
While praising every level of the organization -- from the players...
| Nov 11, 2014
| 8:26 AM
The general manager meetings are underway in Phoenix this week meaning that there will be a plethora of rumors fueling MLB's Hot Stove season.
Just one full day into the meetings and Ryan Howard has found his name among those circulating in the rumors....
| Nov 1, 2014
| 5:13 PM
The pressure is off, America. The Fall-Over Classic is finished.
No more baseball games, better known as Four Hours With Strangers. No more fourth-place teams battling fifth-place teams for a first-place trophy. No more rules chaos, home-field confusion...
| Nov 1, 2014
| 12:20 PM
Kansas City Royals designated hitter Billy Butler is a free agent after the team declined its $12.5 million option for next year.
Butler will receive a $1 million buyout.
Butler, 28, has spent his entire professional career with the Royals but the team'...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 4:12 PM
It was an impulsive, almost whimsical decision, the kind college students make all the time. And so it was that Dayton Moore and his college buddy decided to pull off the freeway, head to the ballpark, and try to score a couple tickets for Game 7 of the...
| Oct 30, 2014
| 3:38 PM
The Red Sox re-signed right hander Koji Uehara to a two-year contract on Thursday.
The deal was reported by WEEI.com to be worth $18 million.
The 39-year-old reliever finished the 2014 season with 26 saves and a 2.52 ERA with eight walks and 80...