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MLB Trade Rumors
1 day ago
Boston Red Sox

Dodgers Interested In Randy Arozarena

The Dodgers are focusing on making a significant offensive upgrade in the outfield by targeting players like Luis Robert Jr. and Randy Arozarena. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers' Manager Says Andy Pages Will Stick Around 'Awhile'

The Los Angeles Dodgers called up Andy Pages to inject life into the outfield. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
4 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dave Roberts Leaves Door Open on Shohei Ohtani Playing Outfield for Dodgers in 2024

Shohei Ohtani could play outfield for the Dodgers in 2024 if his arm is healthy enough.
Dave Roberts confirms Ohtani won't pitch for the team this season, focusing primarily on hitting. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
4 months ago
LA Dodgers

Shohei Ohtani Brought Outfield Glove to Dodgers Spring Training

The Dodgers do not plan to use Shohei Ohtani in the outfield this season.
Ohtani is focused on helping the team in any way he can, even carrying an outfield glove just in case. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
5 months ago
LA Dodgers

Mookie Betts 'Super Excited' to Play Second Base Every Day for Dodgers

Mookie Betts will transition from the outfield to become the Dodgers' everyday second baseman in the 2024 season.
Betts is excited about the move to the infield and believes it will contribute to the team's success. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
5 months ago
LA Dodgers

Brandon Gomes: Dodgers Not Concerned About Teoscar Hernandez's Strikeout Rate

Teoscar Hernández joins the Los Angeles Dodgers on a one-year, $23.5 million contract, filling a void in the outfield.
The Dodgers are not concerned about Hernández's high strikeout rate and see him as a right-handed impact bat that can increase their walk rate within a deep lineup. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
1 day ago
Boston Red Sox

Dodgers Interested In Randy Arozarena

The Dodgers are focusing on making a significant offensive upgrade in the outfield by targeting players like Luis Robert Jr. and Randy Arozarena. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
2 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers' Manager Says Andy Pages Will Stick Around 'Awhile'

The Los Angeles Dodgers called up Andy Pages to inject life into the outfield. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
4 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dave Roberts Leaves Door Open on Shohei Ohtani Playing Outfield for Dodgers in 2024

Shohei Ohtani could play outfield for the Dodgers in 2024 if his arm is healthy enough.
Dave Roberts confirms Ohtani won't pitch for the team this season, focusing primarily on hitting. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
4 months ago
LA Dodgers

Shohei Ohtani Brought Outfield Glove to Dodgers Spring Training

The Dodgers do not plan to use Shohei Ohtani in the outfield this season.
Ohtani is focused on helping the team in any way he can, even carrying an outfield glove just in case. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
5 months ago
LA Dodgers

Mookie Betts 'Super Excited' to Play Second Base Every Day for Dodgers

Mookie Betts will transition from the outfield to become the Dodgers' everyday second baseman in the 2024 season.
Betts is excited about the move to the infield and believes it will contribute to the team's success. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
5 months ago
LA Dodgers

Brandon Gomes: Dodgers Not Concerned About Teoscar Hernandez's Strikeout Rate

Teoscar Hernández joins the Los Angeles Dodgers on a one-year, $23.5 million contract, filling a void in the outfield.
The Dodgers are not concerned about Hernández's high strikeout rate and see him as a right-handed impact bat that can increase their walk rate within a deep lineup. [ more ]
morelos-angeles-dodgers
#trade-deadline
Forbes
2 days ago
Major League Baseball

Philadelphia Phillies Need A Center Field Upgrade At MLB Trade Deadline

The Philadelphia Phillies need to upgrade their center field position to strengthen their postseason outlook. [ more ]
Battery Power
2 days ago
Atlanta Braves

MLB Trade Deadline: Could the Braves deal for an outfielder?

The Braves outfield needs improvement, primarily due to injuries and underperformance. [ more ]
Forbes
2 days ago
Major League Baseball

Philadelphia Phillies Need A Center Field Upgrade At MLB Trade Deadline

The Philadelphia Phillies need to upgrade their center field position to strengthen their postseason outlook. [ more ]
Battery Power
2 days ago
Atlanta Braves

MLB Trade Deadline: Could the Braves deal for an outfielder?

The Braves outfield needs improvement, primarily due to injuries and underperformance. [ more ]
moretrade-deadline
#new-york-yankees
Pinstripe Alley
2 months ago
New York Yankees

The Yankees have improved their outfield defense considerably in 2024

The 2022 Yankees team demonstrated an exceptional defensive performance, particularly in the outfield. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
3 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees Mailbag: Judge's future defense and closing the book on the offseason

Aaron Judge's future in the outfield is uncertain due to young talent like Jones and Soto, and his potential shift to first base due to age and injury concerns.
Judge's transition to first base, similar to Bryce Harper's career shift, could be a possibility in the future for the Yankees. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
5 months ago
New York Yankees

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 2/13/24

Storyline 1: The superstar pairing of Aaron Judge and Juan Soto will be a key focus during spring training.
Storyline 2: The Yankees' projected success relies on bounce-back performances from several players.
Storyline 3: Questions surround the catchers, young pitchers, outfield deployment, and lineup construction. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
5 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees 2024 Season Preview: Jasson Dominguez

Jasson Domínguez had a strong debut in 2023 before being sidelined with Tommy John surgery.
The Yankees have differing opinions on Domínguez's return timeline, with ZiPS projecting a May return while the team mentions a return 'sometime in the summer'. Domínguez's return could impact the number of games he will play in 2024. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 1/14/23

The Yankees are set to have a payroll over $300 million for the first time as a franchise.
The team is still looking to fill a couple more needs, possibly in the bullpen. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

The impact of recent trades on lineup and outfield alignments

The Yankees have made significant moves to improve their outfield and fix their anemic offense from last season.
The team intends to play Aaron Judge in center field while acquiring Juan Soto, Trent Grisham, and Alex Verdugo to strengthen their outfield lineup. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
2 months ago
New York Yankees

The Yankees have improved their outfield defense considerably in 2024

The 2022 Yankees team demonstrated an exceptional defensive performance, particularly in the outfield. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
3 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees Mailbag: Judge's future defense and closing the book on the offseason

Aaron Judge's future in the outfield is uncertain due to young talent like Jones and Soto, and his potential shift to first base due to age and injury concerns.
Judge's transition to first base, similar to Bryce Harper's career shift, could be a possibility in the future for the Yankees. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
5 months ago
New York Yankees

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 2/13/24

Storyline 1: The superstar pairing of Aaron Judge and Juan Soto will be a key focus during spring training.
Storyline 2: The Yankees' projected success relies on bounce-back performances from several players.
Storyline 3: Questions surround the catchers, young pitchers, outfield deployment, and lineup construction. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
5 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees 2024 Season Preview: Jasson Dominguez

Jasson Domínguez had a strong debut in 2023 before being sidelined with Tommy John surgery.
The Yankees have differing opinions on Domínguez's return timeline, with ZiPS projecting a May return while the team mentions a return 'sometime in the summer'. Domínguez's return could impact the number of games he will play in 2024. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Around the Empire: Yankees news - 1/14/23

The Yankees are set to have a payroll over $300 million for the first time as a franchise.
The team is still looking to fill a couple more needs, possibly in the bullpen. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

The impact of recent trades on lineup and outfield alignments

The Yankees have made significant moves to improve their outfield and fix their anemic offense from last season.
The team intends to play Aaron Judge in center field while acquiring Juan Soto, Trent Grisham, and Alex Verdugo to strengthen their outfield lineup. [ more ]
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#arizona-diamondbacks
MLB Trade Rumors
3 months ago
Major League Baseball

Diamondbacks Expected To Activate Randal Grichuk On Friday

Randal Grichuk is set to make his Diamondbacks debut after an ankle surgery-delayed start.
Grichuk is expected to primarily face left-handed pitching and fill a platoon role in the outfield. [ more ]
AZ Snake Pit
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Diamondbacks trade Dominic Fletcher for RHP Cristian Mena

D-backs trade Dominic Fletcher to White Sox for Cristian Mena
Fletcher had a strong debut season but his numbers were likely unsustainable [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
3 months ago
Major League Baseball

Diamondbacks Expected To Activate Randal Grichuk On Friday

Randal Grichuk is set to make his Diamondbacks debut after an ankle surgery-delayed start.
Grichuk is expected to primarily face left-handed pitching and fill a platoon role in the outfield. [ more ]
AZ Snake Pit
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Diamondbacks trade Dominic Fletcher for RHP Cristian Mena

D-backs trade Dominic Fletcher to White Sox for Cristian Mena
Fletcher had a strong debut season but his numbers were likely unsustainable [ more ]
morearizona-diamondbacks
#spring-training
Boston.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Amidst roster changes, Ceddanne Rafaela makes his case for Red Sox' Opening Day roster

The center fielder shows promising offensive development in spring training.
Manager Alex Cora remains undecided about the outfield roster for Opening Day. [ more ]
NESN.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Outfielder Starts Spring Training With Power Surge - NESN.com

Mark Contreras making a strong impact in Boston Red Sox's spring training games.
Contreras showcasing his hitting prowess with two home runs in the initial games. [ more ]
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Will See This Player Take 'Most At-Bats' At DH

Masataka Yoshida will be the designated hitter for the Red Sox to start spring training.
The Red Sox outfield is still to be determined, with Adam Verdugo being traded and Tyler O'Neill being acquired. [ more ]
Boston.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Amidst roster changes, Ceddanne Rafaela makes his case for Red Sox' Opening Day roster

The center fielder shows promising offensive development in spring training.
Manager Alex Cora remains undecided about the outfield roster for Opening Day. [ more ]
NESN.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Outfielder Starts Spring Training With Power Surge - NESN.com

Mark Contreras making a strong impact in Boston Red Sox's spring training games.
Contreras showcasing his hitting prowess with two home runs in the initial games. [ more ]
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Will See This Player Take 'Most At-Bats' At DH

Masataka Yoshida will be the designated hitter for the Red Sox to start spring training.
The Red Sox outfield is still to be determined, with Adam Verdugo being traded and Tyler O'Neill being acquired. [ more ]
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#mlb
MLB Trade Rumors
4 months ago
Major League Baseball

Jonny DeLuca Suffers Right Hand Fracture

Jonny DeLuca suffered a broken right hand during a game in the Dominican Republic Series.
The Rays will be without DeLuca for at least the first few weeks of the regular season. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
4 months ago
Major League Baseball

AL Notes: Royals, Astros, McKay

The Royals have high expectations for the 2024 season after significant investments in free agency and extending Bobby Witt Jr.
Competition for roster spots is intensified, particularly in the outfield, leading to decisions on carrying five outfielders on the Opening Day roster. [ more ]
Fastball
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Former Elite Toronto Blue Jays' OF Signs Deal with Chicago White Sox

Kevin Pillar signs minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox
Pillar will have a chance to earn a spot in the outfield [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

Ramos changes jersey number again after Giants sign Hicks

Heliot Ramos has changed numbers twice in his brief MLB career to accommodate other players.
The San Francisco Giants are expecting Heliot Ramos and Luis Matos to provide power and help close the gap in the NL West. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Should the Dodgers Pursue Free Agent Outfielder Tommy Pham?

The Dodgers are looking to add a right-handed hitting outfielder to their roster.
Tommy Pham remains a solid option for the Dodgers. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mets To Sign Harrison Bader

The New York Mets are signing outfielder Harrison Bader to a one-year deal worth approximately $10MM.
Bader is known for his elite defense but has had mixed results as a hitter and has struggled with injuries. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
4 months ago
Major League Baseball

Jonny DeLuca Suffers Right Hand Fracture

Jonny DeLuca suffered a broken right hand during a game in the Dominican Republic Series.
The Rays will be without DeLuca for at least the first few weeks of the regular season. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
4 months ago
Major League Baseball

AL Notes: Royals, Astros, McKay

The Royals have high expectations for the 2024 season after significant investments in free agency and extending Bobby Witt Jr.
Competition for roster spots is intensified, particularly in the outfield, leading to decisions on carrying five outfielders on the Opening Day roster. [ more ]
Fastball
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Former Elite Toronto Blue Jays' OF Signs Deal with Chicago White Sox

Kevin Pillar signs minor league contract with the Chicago White Sox
Pillar will have a chance to earn a spot in the outfield [ more ]
NBC Sports Bay Area & California
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

Ramos changes jersey number again after Giants sign Hicks

Heliot Ramos has changed numbers twice in his brief MLB career to accommodate other players.
The San Francisco Giants are expecting Heliot Ramos and Luis Matos to provide power and help close the gap in the NL West. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Should the Dodgers Pursue Free Agent Outfielder Tommy Pham?

The Dodgers are looking to add a right-handed hitting outfielder to their roster.
Tommy Pham remains a solid option for the Dodgers. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mets To Sign Harrison Bader

The New York Mets are signing outfielder Harrison Bader to a one-year deal worth approximately $10MM.
Bader is known for his elite defense but has had mixed results as a hitter and has struggled with injuries. [ more ]
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#defense
Newsday
4 months ago
New York Mets

Brandon Nimmo, Harrison Bader, Starling Marte play together for first time in Mets' 'special' new-look outfield

Revamped Mets outfield is fast, athletic, versatile
Outfield trio includes three strong centerfielders [ more ]
Chicago Sun-Times
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Dominic Fletcher relishes chance to be everyday player with White Sox

Dominic Fletcher has an opportunity to compete for a spot in the Chicago White Sox outfield.
Fletcher provides defense at all three outfield positions and a capable bat from the left side. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Kevin Kiermaier

The New York Yankees are looking for outfield help.
Kevin Kiermaier could be a viable option for the Yankees as they prioritize left-handed hitters with good defense. [ more ]
Newsday
4 months ago
New York Mets

Brandon Nimmo, Harrison Bader, Starling Marte play together for first time in Mets' 'special' new-look outfield

Revamped Mets outfield is fast, athletic, versatile
Outfield trio includes three strong centerfielders [ more ]
Chicago Sun-Times
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Dominic Fletcher relishes chance to be everyday player with White Sox

Dominic Fletcher has an opportunity to compete for a spot in the Chicago White Sox outfield.
Fletcher provides defense at all three outfield positions and a capable bat from the left side. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees Potential Free Agent Target: Kevin Kiermaier

The New York Yankees are looking for outfield help.
Kevin Kiermaier could be a viable option for the Yankees as they prioritize left-handed hitters with good defense. [ more ]
moredefense
#boston-red-sox
NESN.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

How Red Sox's Outfield Could Shape Future Of Franchise Beyond 2024

Red Sox are looking to compete for a postseason spot in 2024 with a strong outfield setup for the future.
Outfield players like Rafaela, Duran, and Abreu showcase exciting potential and talent for the Red Sox. [ more ]
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Good News For Red Sox? Angels Add Ex-Yankee, Clears Path To Re-Sign Outfielder

The Boston Red Sox are in the running to bring back outfielder Adam Duvall, who also drew interest from the Los Angeles Angels.
With the Angels signing Aaron Hicks, it makes it easier for the Red Sox to re-sign Duvall. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Red Sox Fielding Trade Interest In Masataka Yoshida, Kenley Jansen

The Boston Red Sox have received trade interest in left fielder Masataka Yoshida, but are not actively shopping him.
They may be more willing to trade outfielders like Jarren Duran, Ceddanne Rafaela, or Wilyer Abreu due to their affordability and team control. [ more ]
Sports Illustrated San Francisco Giants News, Analysis and More
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

Report: Red Sox shopping young outfielders who could fit SF Giants

The Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants are potential trade partners because the Red Sox have surplus position player depth and the Giants have surplus pitching depth.
The Red Sox are listening to offers on their young outfielders, while the Giants are open to trading young pitching. [ more ]
NESN.com
6 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Teoscar Hernandez To Red Sox? Why Boston's Rumored Interest Makes Sense

The Red Sox are rumored to be interested in free agent outfielder Teoscar Hernández.
Hernández could provide right-handed power and flexibility for the Red Sox. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Tyler O'Neill Explains Approach, What He Can Bring To Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox acquired Tyler O'Neill in a trade to replace lost outfield production.
O'Neill has made changes to his training program to address his injury history. [ more ]
NESN.com
4 months ago
Boston Red Sox

How Red Sox's Outfield Could Shape Future Of Franchise Beyond 2024

Red Sox are looking to compete for a postseason spot in 2024 with a strong outfield setup for the future.
Outfield players like Rafaela, Duran, and Abreu showcase exciting potential and talent for the Red Sox. [ more ]
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Good News For Red Sox? Angels Add Ex-Yankee, Clears Path To Re-Sign Outfielder

The Boston Red Sox are in the running to bring back outfielder Adam Duvall, who also drew interest from the Los Angeles Angels.
With the Angels signing Aaron Hicks, it makes it easier for the Red Sox to re-sign Duvall. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Red Sox Fielding Trade Interest In Masataka Yoshida, Kenley Jansen

The Boston Red Sox have received trade interest in left fielder Masataka Yoshida, but are not actively shopping him.
They may be more willing to trade outfielders like Jarren Duran, Ceddanne Rafaela, or Wilyer Abreu due to their affordability and team control. [ more ]
Sports Illustrated San Francisco Giants News, Analysis and More
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

Report: Red Sox shopping young outfielders who could fit SF Giants

The Boston Red Sox and San Francisco Giants are potential trade partners because the Red Sox have surplus position player depth and the Giants have surplus pitching depth.
The Red Sox are listening to offers on their young outfielders, while the Giants are open to trading young pitching. [ more ]
NESN.com
6 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Teoscar Hernandez To Red Sox? Why Boston's Rumored Interest Makes Sense

The Red Sox are rumored to be interested in free agent outfielder Teoscar Hernández.
Hernández could provide right-handed power and flexibility for the Red Sox. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Tyler O'Neill Explains Approach, What He Can Bring To Red Sox

The Boston Red Sox acquired Tyler O'Neill in a trade to replace lost outfield production.
O'Neill has made changes to his training program to address his injury history. [ more ]
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#minnesota-twins
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Twins Still Interested In Michael A. Taylor

The Twins are considering a reunion with Michael A. Taylor
Taylor had a strong defensive season in 2023 but struggled at the plate [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mariners Asked About Max Kepler In Trade Talks With Twins

The Mariners sought a larger trade involving outfielder Mitch Haniger, but the discussions were not successful.
There is a logic to adding another outfielder to the Mariners' roster, as Haniger has a history of injuries and the team may need depth in the outfield. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Latest On Twins' Trade Discussions

The Minnesota Twins do not plan on engaging in a "salary-dump" trade this winter.
The team is looking to bring back major league talent in any trade deals to build on their successful 2023 season. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Twins Still Interested In Michael A. Taylor

The Twins are considering a reunion with Michael A. Taylor
Taylor had a strong defensive season in 2023 but struggled at the plate [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mariners Asked About Max Kepler In Trade Talks With Twins

The Mariners sought a larger trade involving outfielder Mitch Haniger, but the discussions were not successful.
There is a logic to adding another outfielder to the Mariners' roster, as Haniger has a history of injuries and the team may need depth in the outfield. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Latest On Twins' Trade Discussions

The Minnesota Twins do not plan on engaging in a "salary-dump" trade this winter.
The team is looking to bring back major league talent in any trade deals to build on their successful 2023 season. [ more ]
moreminnesota-twins
#red-sox
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Have 'Pretty Good Idea' What 2024 Lineup Will Look Like

Trevor Story's presence in the lineup is expected to improve the Red Sox overall
The Red Sox have a solid infield lineup but still have decisions to make in the outfield [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Padres Interested In Jarren Duran, Michael Lorenzen, Eric Lauer, Hyun Jin Ryu

The Padres are interested in trading for Red Sox outfielder Jarren Duran, along with other teams.
Duran would fill a need for the Padres, who currently have limited outfield options. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Breslow Discusses Red Sox's Outfield, Rotation

The Red Sox are open to adding another right-handed hitter to their outfield mix.
Boston remains in contact with free agent outfielder Adam Duvall's camp. [ more ]
NESN.com
6 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Rumors: AL Team 'Heavily Interested' In Boston Target

The Red Sox and the Los Angeles Angels are both interested in free-agent outfielder Teoscar Hernández.
Hernández could help fill the void left by Shohei Ohtani in the Angels' lineup. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Alex Cora Gives Strong Endorsement For This Red Sox Prospect

The Red Sox made a trade for three pitchers, improving their pitching staff.
The trade opens up opportunities for prospects to compete for outfield positions. [ more ]
NESN.com
5 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Have 'Pretty Good Idea' What 2024 Lineup Will Look Like

Trevor Story's presence in the lineup is expected to improve the Red Sox overall
The Red Sox have a solid infield lineup but still have decisions to make in the outfield [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Padres Interested In Jarren Duran, Michael Lorenzen, Eric Lauer, Hyun Jin Ryu

The Padres are interested in trading for Red Sox outfielder Jarren Duran, along with other teams.
Duran would fill a need for the Padres, who currently have limited outfield options. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Breslow Discusses Red Sox's Outfield, Rotation

The Red Sox are open to adding another right-handed hitter to their outfield mix.
Boston remains in contact with free agent outfielder Adam Duvall's camp. [ more ]
NESN.com
6 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Rumors: AL Team 'Heavily Interested' In Boston Target

The Red Sox and the Los Angeles Angels are both interested in free-agent outfielder Teoscar Hernández.
Hernández could help fill the void left by Shohei Ohtani in the Angels' lineup. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Alex Cora Gives Strong Endorsement For This Red Sox Prospect

The Red Sox made a trade for three pitchers, improving their pitching staff.
The trade opens up opportunities for prospects to compete for outfield positions. [ more ]
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#atlanta-braves
Battery Power
5 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Braves News: Keith Law's farm system rankings, outfield preview, and more

The Atlanta Braves rank 26th in Keith Law's farm system rankings for the 2024 season.
The Braves have traded away several top prospects in recent years. [ more ]
Battery Power
5 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Battery Power TV: Ronald Acuna Jr. seeks MVP encore as he leads Atlanta Braves' talented outfield

The Atlanta Braves have one of the most talented outfields in Major League Baseball
Ronald Acuña Jr., Michael Harris II, and Jarred Kelenic are the key players in the Braves outfield [ more ]
Battery Power
6 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Where the Braves' outfield situation stands

Ronald Acuña Jr and Michael Harris II give the Braves a strong outfield foundation
The Braves filled their left field position by acquiring Jarred Kelenic from the Mariners [ more ]
Battery Power
5 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Braves News: Keith Law's farm system rankings, outfield preview, and more

The Atlanta Braves rank 26th in Keith Law's farm system rankings for the 2024 season.
The Braves have traded away several top prospects in recent years. [ more ]
Battery Power
5 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Battery Power TV: Ronald Acuna Jr. seeks MVP encore as he leads Atlanta Braves' talented outfield

The Atlanta Braves have one of the most talented outfields in Major League Baseball
Ronald Acuña Jr., Michael Harris II, and Jarred Kelenic are the key players in the Braves outfield [ more ]
Battery Power
6 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Where the Braves' outfield situation stands

Ronald Acuña Jr and Michael Harris II give the Braves a strong outfield foundation
The Braves filled their left field position by acquiring Jarred Kelenic from the Mariners [ more ]
moreatlanta-braves
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Brandon Marsh Undergoes Arthroscopic Knee Surgery

Phillies outfielder Brandon Marsh undergoes knee surgery
Marsh's return expected in 3-4 weeks [ more ]
#chicago-white-sox
South Side Sox
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Three low-cost veteran free agents the White Sox should sign right now

The Chicago White Sox have struggled due to inexperience, bad luck, and a lack of veteran leadership.
GM Chris Getz should consider signing Corey Dickerson and Chase Anderson to provide stability for the team in the 2024 season. [ more ]
South Side Sox
6 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Today in White Sox History: January 4

The White Sox made a savvy acquisition in 1941 by acquiring pitcher Joe Haynes from the Washington Nationals.
In 1993, the White Sox signed outfielder Ellis Burks, who had a breakout season and helped the team clinch the division title. [ more ]
Twin Cities
7 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Will the Chicago White Sox trade Eloy Jimenez? What's the plan for Oscar Colas? Questions about the team's outfield.

The Chicago White Sox have a question mark in right field and at designated hitter this offseason.
Eloy Jiménez, who played as the team's primary DH and also in right field in 2023, has been mentioned in trade speculation. [ more ]
South Side Sox
5 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Three low-cost veteran free agents the White Sox should sign right now

The Chicago White Sox have struggled due to inexperience, bad luck, and a lack of veteran leadership.
GM Chris Getz should consider signing Corey Dickerson and Chase Anderson to provide stability for the team in the 2024 season. [ more ]
South Side Sox
6 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Today in White Sox History: January 4

The White Sox made a savvy acquisition in 1941 by acquiring pitcher Joe Haynes from the Washington Nationals.
In 1993, the White Sox signed outfielder Ellis Burks, who had a breakout season and helped the team clinch the division title. [ more ]
Twin Cities
7 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Will the Chicago White Sox trade Eloy Jimenez? What's the plan for Oscar Colas? Questions about the team's outfield.

The Chicago White Sox have a question mark in right field and at designated hitter this offseason.
Eloy Jiménez, who played as the team's primary DH and also in right field in 2023, has been mentioned in trade speculation. [ more ]
morechicago-white-sox
#infield
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Reds Notes: India, Marte, Candelario

The Cincinnati Reds are considering moving Jonathan India to different positions in the infield and outfield to maximize his playing time.
India has been a below-average defender at second base and could benefit from playing other positions. [ more ]
ESPN.com
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Rays make pair of deals, send Kittredge to Cards

The Tampa Bay Rays made trades to acquire outfielder Richie Palacios and send Luke Raley to the Seattle Mariners for infielder José Caballero.
The Rays will receive players with six years of team control, while Kittredge will reach free agency after the 2024 season. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mariners, Rays Working On Trade Involving Luke Raley, Jose Caballero

The Seattle Mariners have completed one trade and are working on another.
The Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays are discussing a potential trade involving an outfielder and an infielder. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
5 months ago
Major League Baseball

Reds Notes: India, Marte, Candelario

The Cincinnati Reds are considering moving Jonathan India to different positions in the infield and outfield to maximize his playing time.
India has been a below-average defender at second base and could benefit from playing other positions. [ more ]
ESPN.com
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Rays make pair of deals, send Kittredge to Cards

The Tampa Bay Rays made trades to acquire outfielder Richie Palacios and send Luke Raley to the Seattle Mariners for infielder José Caballero.
The Rays will receive players with six years of team control, while Kittredge will reach free agency after the 2024 season. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Mariners, Rays Working On Trade Involving Luke Raley, Jose Caballero

The Seattle Mariners have completed one trade and are working on another.
The Mariners and Tampa Bay Rays are discussing a potential trade involving an outfielder and an infielder. [ more ]
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#los-angeles-dodg
Dodgers Digest
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers sign OF Teoscar Hernandez to 1-year, $23.5 million deal, fill right-handed masher need - Dodgers Digest

The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Teoscar Hernandez to a one-year, $23.5 million deal, filling their need for a right-handed outfielder.
$8.5 million of Hernandez's contract will be deferred and paid out from 2030 to 2039. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Rumors: Teoscar Hernandez Signing Contract

The Los Angeles Dodgers signed outfielder Teoscar Hernández to a one-year, $23.5 million contract.
Hernández settled for a one-year deal in hopes of regaining value and re-entering free agency next offseason. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Rumors: Tommy Pham Among Right-Handed Outfield Targets

The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to round out their outfield mix.
Teoscar Hernández and Tommy Pham are potential options for the Dodgers as right-handed hitting outfielders. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Still Active in Starting Pitcher Market, Among Suitors for Dylan Cease Trade

The Dodgers are still looking to add pitching and outfield help before the 2024 season.
The Dodgers have shown interest in trading for Dylan Cease, but may not be willing to pay the high price for him. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Reportedly Among 3 'Frontrunners' For Teoscar Hernandez

The Dodgers are among the frontrunners to sign free-agent outfielder Teoscar Hernandez
Hernandez would provide the Dodgers with a solid, power-hitting bat and defensive ability [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Teoscar Hernandez Rumors: Dodgers 'Continue To Express Interest'

The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to further upgrade their roster by adding another starting pitcher and making potential upgrades in the outfield, bullpen, and at shortstop.
Teoscar Hernández is a player of interest for the Dodgers, as they are looking for a right-handed bat to balance their lineup. [ more ]
Dodgers Digest
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers sign OF Teoscar Hernandez to 1-year, $23.5 million deal, fill right-handed masher need - Dodgers Digest

The Los Angeles Dodgers have signed Teoscar Hernandez to a one-year, $23.5 million deal, filling their need for a right-handed outfielder.
$8.5 million of Hernandez's contract will be deferred and paid out from 2030 to 2039. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Rumors: Teoscar Hernandez Signing Contract

The Los Angeles Dodgers signed outfielder Teoscar Hernández to a one-year, $23.5 million contract.
Hernández settled for a one-year deal in hopes of regaining value and re-entering free agency next offseason. [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Rumors: Tommy Pham Among Right-Handed Outfield Targets

The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to round out their outfield mix.
Teoscar Hernández and Tommy Pham are potential options for the Dodgers as right-handed hitting outfielders. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Still Active in Starting Pitcher Market, Among Suitors for Dylan Cease Trade

The Dodgers are still looking to add pitching and outfield help before the 2024 season.
The Dodgers have shown interest in trading for Dylan Cease, but may not be willing to pay the high price for him. [ more ]
Dodgers Nation
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Reportedly Among 3 'Frontrunners' For Teoscar Hernandez

The Dodgers are among the frontrunners to sign free-agent outfielder Teoscar Hernandez
Hernandez would provide the Dodgers with a solid, power-hitting bat and defensive ability [ more ]
Dodger Blue
6 months ago
LA Dodgers

Teoscar Hernandez Rumors: Dodgers 'Continue To Express Interest'

The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking to further upgrade their roster by adding another starting pitcher and making potential upgrades in the outfield, bullpen, and at shortstop.
Teoscar Hernández is a player of interest for the Dodgers, as they are looking for a right-handed bat to balance their lineup. [ more ]
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Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Pinstripe Alley Top 100 Yankees: #30 Roy White

Roy White was a switch-hitter and a key player for the Yankees from 1965-1979.
He was known for his adaptability, leadership, and beloved by managers and teammates alike. [ more ]
Battery Power
6 months ago
Atlanta Braves

What's left for the Atlanta Braves' offseason?

The Atlanta Braves have been active in retooling their bullpen and acquiring outfielder Jarred Kelenic.
They acquired Chris Sale as their starting pitcher and still need to fill out their bench and find a right-handed hitting outfielder. [ more ]
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MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

AL Notes: Angels, Tigers, Yankees

The Angels had interest in center fielders Kevin Kiermaier and Harrison Bader before they signed with other teams.
The Angels' interest in Kiermaier and Bader could indicate a willingness to move Mike Trout out of center field. [ more ]
Mets360
6 months ago
New York Mets

Mets sign OF Harrison Bader to a one-year deal

Harrison Bader signed a one-year, $10.5 million contract with the New York Mets.
Bader is known for his defense, speed, and playoff performance. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

AL Notes: Angels, Tigers, Yankees

The Angels had interest in center fielders Kevin Kiermaier and Harrison Bader before they signed with other teams.
The Angels' interest in Kiermaier and Bader could indicate a willingness to move Mike Trout out of center field. [ more ]
Mets360
6 months ago
New York Mets

Mets sign OF Harrison Bader to a one-year deal

Harrison Bader signed a one-year, $10.5 million contract with the New York Mets.
Bader is known for his defense, speed, and playoff performance. [ more ]
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MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

NL West Note: Dodgers, Pham, Harrison, D'Backs

The Los Angeles Dodgers are potentially looking to add a right-handed hitting outfielder to their lineup.
Tommy Pham is a possible target for the Dodgers due to his productive season and lower cost compared to other rumored targets. [ more ]
#free-ag
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Blue Jays Interested In Jorge Soler

The Blue Jays have shown interest in free agent slugger Jorge Soler.
Toronto is looking to add a bat, most likely in the outfield or DH category. [ more ]
The Mercury News
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

SF Giants add former Cy Young winner in major trade with Mariners

The Giants are trying to course-correct via a trade after missing out on top free agents this offseason.
San Francisco has agreed to trade outfielder Mitch Haniger and starter Anthony DeSclafani to Seattle for Robbie Ray, the 2021 American League Cy Young Award winner. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Blue Jays Interested In Jorge Soler

The Blue Jays have shown interest in free agent slugger Jorge Soler.
Toronto is looking to add a bat, most likely in the outfield or DH category. [ more ]
The Mercury News
6 months ago
San Francisco Giants

SF Giants add former Cy Young winner in major trade with Mariners

The Giants are trying to course-correct via a trade after missing out on top free agents this offseason.
San Francisco has agreed to trade outfielder Mitch Haniger and starter Anthony DeSclafani to Seattle for Robbie Ray, the 2021 American League Cy Young Award winner. [ more ]
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South Side Sox
6 months ago
Chicago White Sox

2024 South Side Sox Top Prospect No. 87: Caden Connor

Caden Connor had productive seasons at Cal State Fullerton, improving his wRC+ each year.
Connor has shown solid contact skills and discipline at the plate, particularly with breaking balls. [ more ]
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Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees claim Bubba Thompson, sign Cody Poteet

The New York Yankees have made their first additions of the year by claiming outfielder Bubba Thompson off waivers from the Reds and signing pitcher Cody Poteet to a major league contract.
Thompson is a highly regarded prospect who has shown promise in the minor leagues, with a strong 2022 season in Triple-A. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Pinstripe Alley Top 100 Yankees: #36 Reggie Jackson

Reggie Jackson had a successful career as an outfielder for the New York Yankees, contributing to three pennants and two World Series championships.
Jackson was born with natural talent and self-confidence, and his father played a significant role in encouraging his athletic pursuits. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Yankees claim Bubba Thompson, sign Cody Poteet

The New York Yankees have made their first additions of the year by claiming outfielder Bubba Thompson off waivers from the Reds and signing pitcher Cody Poteet to a major league contract.
Thompson is a highly regarded prospect who has shown promise in the minor leagues, with a strong 2022 season in Triple-A. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
6 months ago
New York Yankees

Pinstripe Alley Top 100 Yankees: #36 Reggie Jackson

Reggie Jackson had a successful career as an outfielder for the New York Yankees, contributing to three pennants and two World Series championships.
Jackson was born with natural talent and self-confidence, and his father played a significant role in encouraging his athletic pursuits. [ more ]
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MLB Trade Rumors
6 months ago
Major League Baseball

Reds Sign Conner Capel To Minor League Deal

The Reds have signed outfielder Conner Capel to a minor league deal with an invitation to big league Spring Training, per a club announcement.
#Boston Red Sox
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Red Sox Interested In Whit Merrifield

The Red Sox have expressed interest in Whit Merrifield as a potential solution for their needs at second base and in the outfield.
Merrifield offers offensive consistency below league average but provides speed, defensive versatility, and strong reviews at second base. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Outfielder Becomes Biggest Winner From Alex Verdugo Trade

Red Sox outfielder Wilyer Abreu is a candidate to take over the starting right fielder position in 2024.
Abreu impressed at the plate during his MLB debut in 2023, slashing .316/.388/.474 with a pair of home runs in 28 games. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

This AL West Team Could Be Ideal Red Sox Trade Partner

The Seattle Mariners made a trade that opens up a hole in their outfield and they could be looking to acquire Juan Soto to fill it.
The Boston Red Sox could be interested in a trade with the Mariners to acquire starting pitching. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Red Sox Interested In Whit Merrifield

The Red Sox have expressed interest in Whit Merrifield as a potential solution for their needs at second base and in the outfield.
Merrifield offers offensive consistency below league average but provides speed, defensive versatility, and strong reviews at second base. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Outfielder Becomes Biggest Winner From Alex Verdugo Trade

Red Sox outfielder Wilyer Abreu is a candidate to take over the starting right fielder position in 2024.
Abreu impressed at the plate during his MLB debut in 2023, slashing .316/.388/.474 with a pair of home runs in 28 games. [ more ]
NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

This AL West Team Could Be Ideal Red Sox Trade Partner

The Seattle Mariners made a trade that opens up a hole in their outfield and they could be looking to acquire Juan Soto to fill it.
The Boston Red Sox could be interested in a trade with the Mariners to acquire starting pitching. [ more ]
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Twin Cities
7 months ago
Chicago White Sox

Will the Chicago White Sox trade Eloy Jimenez? What's the plan for Oscar Colas? Questions about the team's outfield.

The Chicago White Sox have locked up one outfield spot with Andrew Benintendi but have uncertainty in right field and designated hitter positions.
Eloy Jiménez, the team's primary DH, has been mentioned in trade speculation and the team is open to listening on any players. [ more ]
#New York Yankees
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

Today on Pinstripe Alley - 12/7/23

The Yankees made several moves during the winter meetings, including acquiring Alex Verdugo and Juan Soto.
The addition of Juan Soto brings a new dynamic to the Yankees' outfield, raising questions about playing time. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
New York Yankees

What Trent Grisham brings to Yankees in Juan Soto trade

Trent Grisham is a valuable addition to the New York Yankees outfield due to his strong defensive skills.
Former Yankees hitting coach Sean Casey believes Aaron Judge should not be the team's center fielder due to the demanding position and Judge's size. [ more ]
Pinstripe Alley
7 months ago
New York Yankees

Today on Pinstripe Alley - 12/7/23

The Yankees made several moves during the winter meetings, including acquiring Alex Verdugo and Juan Soto.
The addition of Juan Soto brings a new dynamic to the Yankees' outfield, raising questions about playing time. [ more ]
New York Post
7 months ago
New York Yankees

What Trent Grisham brings to Yankees in Juan Soto trade

Trent Grisham is a valuable addition to the New York Yankees outfield due to his strong defensive skills.
Former Yankees hitting coach Sean Casey believes Aaron Judge should not be the team's center fielder due to the demanding position and Judge's size. [ more ]
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NESN.com
7 months ago
Boston Red Sox

Flipping Alex Verdugo? Yankees Reportedly Plan To Keep Ex-Red Sox

The New York Yankees have acquired Alex Verdugo from the Red Sox and plan to keep him in their outfield mix in 2024.
The Yankees are reportedly intensifying their efforts to land Juan Soto from the San Diego Padres, and a deal between the two clubs seems likely. [ more ]
#Outfield
Battery Power
7 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Braves sort out their left field situation with Kelenic trade but they aren't done yet

The Atlanta Braves made a significant trade with the Seattle Mariners during the MLB Winter Meetings
The Braves acquired players Evan White, Marco Gonzales, and Jarred Kelenic in exchange for Cole Phillips and Jackson Kowar [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Nationals Notes: Garcia, Outfield, Meneses, Robles

Nationals manager Dave Martinez discussed the team's plans for second base and outfield at the Winter Meetings.
Luis García's performance at second base and his future with the team are uncertain. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

East Notes: Rays, Phillies, Nationals

The Tampa Bay Rays are listening to trade offers for Tyler Glasnow but are only fielding proposals for Randy Arozarena and Isaac Paredes.
The Philadelphia Phillies are planning to acquire a bullpen piece and are considering adding an outfielder this offseason. [ more ]
Battery Power
7 months ago
Atlanta Braves

Braves sort out their left field situation with Kelenic trade but they aren't done yet

The Atlanta Braves made a significant trade with the Seattle Mariners during the MLB Winter Meetings
The Braves acquired players Evan White, Marco Gonzales, and Jarred Kelenic in exchange for Cole Phillips and Jackson Kowar [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Nationals Notes: Garcia, Outfield, Meneses, Robles

Nationals manager Dave Martinez discussed the team's plans for second base and outfield at the Winter Meetings.
Luis García's performance at second base and his future with the team are uncertain. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

East Notes: Rays, Phillies, Nationals

The Tampa Bay Rays are listening to trade offers for Tyler Glasnow but are only fielding proposals for Randy Arozarena and Isaac Paredes.
The Philadelphia Phillies are planning to acquire a bullpen piece and are considering adding an outfielder this offseason. [ more ]
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Dodger Blue
7 months ago
LA Dodgers

Dodgers Planning For Mookie Betts To Be 'Everyday Second Baseman'

The Los Angeles Dodgers are focusing on adding to their outfield this offseason.
Manager Dave Roberts plans to make Mookie Betts their everyday second baseman. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Roberts: Betts Will Be Dodgers' Primary Second Baseman

Mookie Betts is expected to be the everyday second baseman for the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2024, according to manager Dave Roberts.
Betts' defensive versatility and offensive production make him a valuable asset at second base.
The Dodgers have a strong outfield even without Betts, with Chris Taylor, James Outman, and Jason Heyward. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Stearns: Mets Plan To Add An Outfielder, Stick With Internal Options At Third Base

The New York Mets are focused on adding an outfielder who would play regularly during the Winter Meetings.
Starling Marte is expected to patrol right field for the Mets in 2024. [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Guardians Expected To Keep 2024 Payroll At 2023 Levels

The Cleveland Guardians have consistently had a low payroll in recent years and it is expected to remain that way in 2024.
The team's struggles in the outfield and on offense have contributed to their lackluster performance in the AL Central. [ more ]
McCovey Chronicles
7 months ago
San Francisco Giants

Player Review: Wade Meckler

Wade Meckler and Luis Matos were teammates in the San Francisco Giants farm system in 2023
Both players were called up to the major leagues and struggled to adjust [ more ]
MLB Trade Rumors
7 months ago
Major League Baseball

Astros Not Planning To Trade Jake Meyers

Astros plan to give Jake Meyers and Chas McCormick regular outfield playing time.
Astros have no interest in trading Jake Meyers despite receiving trade calls. [ more ]
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