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MLB Rumors: Marlins & Mariners Interested in Doug Fister

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

After two disappointing seasons with the Houston Astros, Doug Fister is heading into a free agency in which he’ll have someone pick him up, but maybe for the last time if he doesn’t turn around his sliding performance. The Miami Marlins have shown minor interest in him, as did the Seattle Mariners, where he began his career. More

Rich Hill

MLB Rumors: Yankees, Astros, Rangers, Dodgers, Red Sox & Orioles Interested in Signing Rich Hill

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The best starting pitcher in a very arid free agency class is Rich Hill, and naturally he’s drawing plenty of attention: Very serious from the New York Yankees and Los Angeles Dodgers, semi-serious from the Houston Astros and Texas Rangers, while the Boston Red Sox and Baltimore Orioles are observers at this point, not active participants in chasing him. More

Jay Bruce

MLB Rumors: New York Mets Yoenis Cespedes & Trading Jay Bruce

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The New York Mets signing Yoenis Cespedes didn’t just open up a clog in the free agency market now that the #1 player is off of it, it also means that Jay Bruce is probably on his way out via trade. More

Dexter Fowler

MLB Rumors: Yankees, Cubs & Blue Jays Interested Signing in Dexter Fowler

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

For the second consecutive season, Dexter Fowler finds himself in free agency, hoping for a long term deal. Last season he “settled” for one year back on the Chicago Cubs. He might end up going back to where he won a World Series, but the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays are also in the picture. More

Edwin Encarnacion Free Agent

MLB Rumors: Blue Jays, Astros, Yankees & Rangers Interested in Signing Edwin Encarnacion

Posted on 30 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The number one player in free agency has been taken off the market, which puts the spotlight on Edwin Encarnacion as the next slugger to get signed, with or without a new CBA. It seems the Encarnacion is entertaining four different options, which include staying with the Toronto Blue Jays, while the Houston Astros, New York Yankees and Texas Rangers remain in the picture. More

Justin Turner

MLB Rumors: St. Louis Cardinals & Los Angeles Dodgers Interested in Signing Justin Turner

Posted on 29 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

A steady but small decline in his batting average since joining the Los Angeles Dodgers hasn’t stopped Justin Turner from appearing like one of the best infielders in this free agency class. He’s certainly drawing the interest of the St. Louis Cardinals, although he might end up going back to the team he’s played for the last 3 years. More

Shelby Miller

MLB Rumors: Arizona Diamondbacks Trying to Trade Shelby Miller

Posted on 29 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

After a disastrous first season, Shelby Miller is on the trading block for the Arizona Diamondbacks, who are hoping someone takes him or someone else from their long list of young, controllable starting pitchers. More

Chris Sale

MLB Rumors: Nationals & White Sox Interested in Chris Sale Trade

Posted on 29 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

A lot of teams are hesitant about making big moves until the CBA issues are sorted out. Not the Washington Nationals, who are looking at a number of potential big signings to put themselves in a position to win the World Series, including making a trade with the Chicago White Sox for star pitcher Chris Sale. More

Yoenis Cespedes

MLB Rumors: Giants, Nationals & Mets Favorites to Sign Yoenis Cespedes

Posted on 28 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

The Los Angeles Dodgers financial issues seem to be keeping them out of the Yoenis Cespedes sweepstakes. It seems like the overall number one free agent in the 2016-2017 class is going to end up playing for one of the following teams: Stay with the New York Mets, join division rivals Washington Nationals, or head back to the Bay Area and join the San Francisco Giants. More

Justin Masterson

MLB Rumors: Miami Marlins & Minnesota Twins Interested in Signing Justin Masterson

Posted on 27 Nov, 2016, by in MLB

For teams looking to keep their payroll tight yet somehow improve their starting pitching situation, Justin Masterson could end up being a good solution, with the Minnesota Twins and Miami Marlins looking into the option of signing him. More