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Luis Robert

MLB Rumors: St. Louis Cardinals & Chicago White Sox Interested in Luis Robert

Posted on 19 May, 2017, by in MLB

One of the more intriguing international prospects in the 2016-2017 pool is 19-year old Cuban Luis Robert, who plays first base and has received interest from the Cincinnati Reds, Houston Astros, Oakland Athletics and San Diego Padres. However, the leading chasers at the moment seem to be the St. Louis Cardinals and Chicago White Sox. More

Gregory Polanco

MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates Not Planning on Stability Anytime Soon

Posted on 10 May, 2017, by in MLB

The Pittsburgh Pirates are a lot of things, but consistent isn’t one of them. Through 33 games this season, they’ve tried every possible lineup and defensive alignment, and don’t seem close to coming up with one they’re happy with for the long run. More

Noah Syndergaard

MLB Rumors: Red Sox, Mets & the Crippled Rotation

Posted on 2 May, 2017, by in MLB

This has been a so-so start to the season for the Boston Red Sox, and a bad one for the New York Mets. Part of the problem has been injuries to their starting pitchers, with the Red Sox dealing with Steven Wright’s knee problems, and the Mets once again facing a Noah Syndergaard absence. More

MLB Rumors: Dodgers, Giants, Mariners & Rockies Interested in Signing Joe Blanton

Posted on 27 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

With the best free agent relief pitchers off the board by now, Joe Blanton is probably the best bullpen arm remaining on the market. Looking for a team on the Western side of the map, it looks like Blanton will eventually get his wish, with the Los Angeles Dodgers, San Francisco Giants, Colorado Rockies, Seattle Mariners and the Arizona Diamondbacks showing some interest. More

MLB Rumors: White Sox, Yankees & the Potential Jose Quintana & David Robertson Trade

Posted on 27 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox are still trying to work out a formula that lands Jose Quintana in the Bronx. The Pittsburgh Pirates are also involved, and suddenly the name of relief pitcher David Robertson has come as someone who might help the deal get done. More

MLB Rumors: Orioles, Rangers, Indians & Where Mike Napoli & Rajai Davis End Up

Posted on 23 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

The Cleveland Indians made the most recent impact signing of the 2016-2017 baseball free agency period, which opens up interesting options for Mike Napoli and Rajai Davis. Napoli is reportedly very close to a Texas Rangers return, while the Baltimore Orioles are showing plenty of interest in Davis. More

MLB Rumors: Indians, Rangers, Astros & Athletics Closest to Signing Edwin Encarnacion

Posted on 22 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

While it’s taken longer than expected, it seems the free agency period for Edwin Encarnacion is soon to be over. No, he won’t be returning to the Toronto Blue Jays unless something happens in the last minute. The Cleveland Indians, Texas Rangers, Houston Astros and Oakland A’s are a lot closer to signing him. More

MLB Rumors: Los Angeles Dodgers, Minnesota Twins & Brian Dozier Trade

Posted on 22 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

The Minnesota Twins keep mulling over whether to trade away Brian Dozier or not, and the Los Angeles Dodgers are on the other end, waiting for them to make up their minds with a bunch of prospects to sweeten the deal. More

MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates, Chicago White Sox, New York Mets, Jose Quintana Trade & What it Means for Andrew McCutchen

Posted on 21 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

With the Chicago White Sox holding a firesale of every valuable player they have, the top name on the list right now is Jose Quintana. The Pittsburgh Pirates are very interested in the talented pitcher, but trading for him could eventually lead to Andrew McCutchen being traded as well. The New York Mets, even though he doesn’t fit that much, are interested in the centerfielder. More

MLB Rumors: White Sox, Rockies, Jose Abreu New Contract & Potential Trade

Posted on 17 Dec, 2016, by in MLB

By avoiding arbitration, the Chicago White Sox and Jose Abreu might make it simpler for teams interested in trading for him this offseason. The Colorado Rockies seem to be the only ones interested. More