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MLB Rumors: Braves, Orioles & Nationals Interested in Signing Matt Wieters

Posted on 23 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The steady decline in offensive production along with poorer pitch framing has hurt Matt Wieters’ market, but he does have interest in him coming from the Baltimore Orioles, Washington Nationals and a tad from the Atlanta Braves. More

MLB Rumors: Yankees, Red Sox, Rangers & Astros Interested in Carlos Beltran

Posted on 23 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

It seems the market for Carlos Beltran has narrowed down to four teams: The New York Yankees, Boston Red Sox, Houston Astros and the Texas Rangers, who he finished last season with. More

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees Starting Pitching Situation Isn’t Great

Posted on 22 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

While the New York Yankees don’t expect to miss the postseason for a fourth time in five seasons next year, their starting pitching situation, especially going beyond 2017, is filled with doubt, especially due to Masahiro Tanaka having an opt out clause beyond next season, which he’ll likely act on. More

MLB Rumors: Angels, Braves, Rays & Twins Interested in Signing Jason Castro

Posted on 22 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

Probably the most sought after free agent catcher right now is Jason Castro, coming off another small decline in his offensive production, which isn’t stopping the Minnesota Twins, Tampa Bay Rays and Atlanta Braves to go after him, while the Los Angeles Angels are looking at him from a distance. More

MLB Rumors: Toronto Blue Jays Still Hope to Sign Edwin Encarnacion

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The Toronto Blue Jays are still hoping to sign Edwin Encarnacion, while he’s entertaining interest from the Houston Astros, New York Yankees, Texas Rangers and Boston Red Sox, and probably a couple of other NL teams. More

MLB Rumors: New York Mets & Baltimore Orioles Interested in Signing a Catcher

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

There’s quite an interesting market developing for catchers in this year’s free agency. Two teams on the lookout for one, not necessarily a starter, are the Baltimore Orioles and New York Mets. More

MLB Rumors: New York Yankees & Boston Red Sox Counting on Youth to Succeed

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

Since 1998, only four times a team that’s not the Boston Red Sox or the New York Yankees has won the AL East. The division is a lot more open than in previous seasons, the pillars of this division remain the same. More

MLB Rumors: Indians, Astros & Mariners Interested in Signing Mike Napoli

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The Cleveland Indians got a great season out of Mike Napoli in 2016, and would love to sign him before someone else in free agency lures him away. The Houston Astros and Seattle Mariners are hoping to add the big hitting first baseman, relying on being able to spend a bit more than the Indians. More

MLB Rumors: Seattle Mariners & Pittsburgh Pirates Discussing an Andrew McCutchen Trade

Posted on 21 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

While the initial talks between the Pittsburgh Pirates and the Seattle Mariners about a trade involving Andrew McCutchen didn’t get very far, the option of a deal going through eventually exists. More

MLB Rumors: Dodgers, Yankees & White Sox in a Free Agency Trade Triangle

Posted on 20 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

Some teams aren’t about spending lots of money on free agents. Trades, going out or in, are much more to their liking. The Los Angeles Dodgers are looking for impact players, the Chicago White Sox are willing to deal them away, while the New York Yankees are somewhere in between. More