Back in February, I wrote about how multiple teams were interested in signing Cuban infielder Hector Olivera. There has been reports that he was offered a $77 million contract by the Dodgers, but many felt like it wasn’t true because Olivera didn’t sign. Now it looks like another team has offered Olivera, but he is looking for a little […]
Scott Boras questions if the Cubs are serious about winning after Kris Bryant didn't make their roster
The Chicago Cubs third base prospect Kris Bryant has impressed during spring training. In nine games in the Cactus League, Bryant has six home runs along with 30 total bases in 26 plate appearances. Even with those impressive stats, the Cubs have decided to leave Bryant of their opening day roster.
In 2013, Cincinnati Reds pitcher Tony Cingrani had a very good rookie campaign. In 2014, things couldn’t have went any worse for Cingrani after an injury filled season. As Cingrani tries to regroup from his terrible year, the Reds have decided that they are shifting him to the bullpen.
The Tampa Bay Rays were very optimistic about looking for a new stadium site. Owner Stu Sternberg has gone on record to say that he would sell the team if they can’t reach a deal to get a new stadium. Last week, the team and the city of St. Petersburg reached an agreement to allow the […]
As spring training is starting to get closer, the Philadelphia Phillies still don’t know what to do with closer Jonathan Papelbon. The last few weeks, the Phillies were in trade talks with the Milwaukee Brewers over Papelbon, but now it seems like those discussions have ended. Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr is still optimistic that a deal will […]
The fallout of Los Angeles Angels’ Josh Hamilton relapse of substance abuse is still ongoing. Hamilton teammates and coaches have been patiently waiting to see what will be the outcome in this situation. With Hamilton due to make $25 million this season, the Angels are nervous about what impact the this could have on their organization.
Report: The Yankees were not happy with how Alex Rodriguez handled his early arrival to spring training
After missing all of last season, Alex Rodriguez showed up the New York Yankees spring training on Monday. Rodriguez came in to get his physical and did a little workout at the team’s minor league complex. He also probably decided to show up earlier than expected to beat the rush of reporters that expected him […]
Throughout his career, New York Yankees pitcher CC Sabathia has had weight issues. The last two season for Sabathia have been rough and many believe that his weight has something to do with his struggles. Sabathia was 275 pounds last season, but he felt that he was too light.
David Price on contract talks with Tigers: "I just don't want to go through what Max Scherzer went through"
Detroit Tigers pitcher David Price has made it know that he is very interested in signing a contract extension with the team. Price, who will be a free agent at the end of the season has stated that he is ready to talk whenever the Tigers decide that they want too. But there is one […]
Major League Baseball for years have been looking for ways to speed up their games. New commissioner Rob Manfred made it one of his first major issues he wanted to deal with first after taking over for Bud Selig. Now that the spring training is starting up, it looks like the new rules are about to […]