• By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    BUSINESS DIVERSITY FEATURED AT WINTER MEETINGS

    A few decades ago, Diana Everett of Chesterfield, Mo., saw a future in giveaways for sports teams. And it turns out, MLB was looking...

    Sport, MLB
  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    GIANTS CONSIDERING UNCONVENTIONAL PITCHING

    President of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi said Tuesday that the Giants are mulling various alternative pitching strategies to deploy...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    30 UPDATES FROM WINTER MEETINGS - 1 FOR EACH TEAM

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    5 MOVES THAT COULD STILL COME AT WINTER MEETINGS

    The Winter Meetings are more than halfway over, and Andrew McCutchen's contract with the Phillies remains the lone major transaction...

    Industry
  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    MAGADAN BRINGS FRESH EYE AS ROX'S HITTING COACH

    Dave Magadan, hired Tuesday night as the Rockies' new hitting coach, brings a long career with notable success. Just as importantly,...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    SERVAIS EMBRACES CHALLENGE OF NEW-LOOK ROSTER

    For Scott Servais, the goal doesn't change. As the Mariners manager, he's going to do his best to win every possible game this season....

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    FRUSTRATED BUXTON STILL BIG PART OF TWINS' PLANS

    Byron Buxton wasn't happy with how the 2018 season unfolded, but the Twins haven't lost confidence in him.

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    ATHLETICISM, BETTER DEFENSE KEY FOR NATS IN '19

    Several times during the first two days of the Winter Meetings this week, the Nationals have stated that the proverbial door is not...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    TIGERS IN WAIT-AND-SEE MODE TO FILL SS VACANCY

    The Tigers entered the offseason prepared to wait out the free-agent market to find bargains at starting pitcher and shortstop. Detroit...

    Market
  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    CUBS BRACED FOR 'BEST DIVISION IN BASEBALL'

    The Cubs have seen enough of Paul Goldschmidt over the years to become annoyed by his prodigious home runs. Now, Chicago will be seeing...

    Running
  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    CLUBS SHOWING INTEREST IN GIANTS RELIEVERS

    Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi confirmed Tuesday that he's received a "high level of interest" in the club's...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    5 TAKEAWAYS FROM COUNSELL'S MEETINGS Q&A

    Brewers manager Craig Counsell, whose club has shifted more often than any other National League team in each of the past three seasons,...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    HINCH WEIGHS IN ON ASTROS' ROTATION OPTIONS

    The Astros already have the makings of a strong pitching rotation next year, led by Justin Verlander, Gerrit Cole and Collin McHugh,...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    DIPOTO EYES OPTIONS UNTIL PROSPECTS ARE READY

    The Mariners have some promising new prospects in their farm system, courtesy of the flurry of trades already completed this offseason...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    UNSEEN BABE RUTH ITEMS SET TO BE AUCTIONED

    Hundreds of personal artifacts and materials relating to Babe Ruth's legendary life and career, many previously unknown to the general...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    DODGERS MAY BE DISCUSSING MOVING OUTFIELDERS

    The Dodgers continue to shop their two highest-paid outfielders, Matt Kemp and Yasiel Puig, according to a source, with Winter Meetings...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    REALMUTO BUZZ CONTINUES, BUT NO DEAL IMMINENT

    The buzz keeps growing that All-Star catcher J.T. Realmuto will be traded, perhaps at the Winter Meetings. But as of Tuesday night,...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    CASHMAN: SANCHEZ IS 'PART OF OUR SOLUTION'

    With 10 days remaining on the regular-season schedule, Yankees general manager Brian Cashman stood in foul territory at Yankee Stadium...

  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    RENTERIA WON'T CHANGE STYLE TO APPEASE STAR FA

    Rick Renteria features a no-nonsense style of managing, which is fair and even-handed, employed to grow a winning culture for the White...

    Style
  • By MLB   -   Dec 12, 2018

    MONTOYO ISN'T OPPOSED TO 'OPENER' STRATEGY

    Blue Jays manager Charlie Montoyo has at least considered the possibility of bringing the "opener" strategy north of the border as...