Saturday, 19 Jan 2019
Author: MLB

Rumors: Are Yanks thinking Arenado trade?

It’s Hot Stove season, and MLB.com is keeping track of all the latest free agent and trade rumors right here. • Free agents, by position• Free agents, by team Are the Yankees targeting Arenado?Jan. 18: If the Yankees really are out of the Manny Machado sweepstakes, it might be because they have their eyes on […]

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Is Stanton keeping Yanks from Bryce, Manny?

You probably heard that last winter the Yankees made a trade with the Marlins for Giancarlo Stanton, who was not just the reigning MVP of the National League but had nearly hit 60 home runs for them in 2017. In the process, the Yankees absorbed the last nine years of Stanton’s 13-year, $325 million contract, […]

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Machado’s dad says Dodgers have made offer

Manny Machado has been one of the game’s best players since debuting in 2012, and he is set to cash in as a first-time free agent this offseason. Below you will find a list of the latest news and rumors surrounding the infielder. Manny seen wearing a Sox cap; does it mean anything?Jan. 18: Is Manny Machado […]

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Angels reportedly agree with closer Allen

ANAHEIM — The Angels have found their closer for the 2019 season, as they agreed to terms with right-hander Cody Allen late Thursday night, according to multiple reports. The Angels, though, have not confirmed the agreement, as it is pending a physical, according to a report from MLB Network’s Ken Rosenthal. ANAHEIM — The Angels […]

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Alonso leads list of Top 10 1B prospects

MLB Pipeline will unveil its 2019 Top 100 Prospects list with a one-hour show on MLB Network and MLB.com on Saturday, Jan. 26, at 8 p.m. ET. Leading up to the release, we look at baseball’s top 10 prospects at each position. First basemen don’t usually draw a lot of acclaim as prospects, in large […]

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These epic homers left players in awe

If not for Willians Astudillo, we’d be totally lost right now. When he went down on one knee for a wonderful walk-off winner in winter ball recently — watching it fly as he leaned on his bat and then erupting into an unwritten-rule-shattering celebration on the basepaths — he temporarily soothed our souls. But Astudillo’s […]

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Rumors: Gray, Kimbrel, Trout, Harper, Machado

It’s Hot Stove season, and MLB.com is keeping track of all the latest free agent and trade rumors right here. • Free agents, by position• Free agents, by team Yankees working hard to move Sonny GrayJan. 17: When the offseason began, it sounded like a foregone conclusion that the Yankees were going to trade Sonny Gray. […]

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Ottavino to Yanks on 3-year deal, sources say

NEW YORK — Adam Ottavino recently boasted that given the opportunity, he “would strike out Babe Ruth every time.” That dream showdown will not take place, but the Bambino’s former team is betting on plenty of silence from the rest of the American League’s bats. The Yankees added another major piece to what promises to […]

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Phillies’ ‘dream’ outfield: Harper, Trout, Cutch

After a seven-season tenure with the Nationals that included a National League Rookie of the Year Award in 2012, an NL MVP Award in 2015 and six All-Star nods, Bryce Harper is now a free agent for the first time. Below you will find a list of the latest news and rumors surrounding the outfielder. […]

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Red Sox stay confident after Yankees’ moves

BOSTON — Another potential Red Sox closing target was taken off the free-agent market on Thursday when Adam Ottavino signed with the rival Yankees, sources confirmed to MLB.com. With less than a month before Spring Training, this leaves the defending World Series champions with a loaded roster that lacks one thing: a proven closer. BOSTON […]

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