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  1. MLB - The game's bases are a hazard to player health

    Steve Wulf

    The game's bases are hard, immovable objects. No wonder so many of the irresistible forces that are baserunners end up injured when they reach them. It's time to fix first, second and third.

    Story | Conversation | May 08, 2014
  2. GM awards for best trades, signings

    Jim Bowden

    I'm all packed with spring training just days away. So before I depart I thought it was time to give my offseason awards and hand out some hardware to the general managers for their offseason work. BEST OFFSEASON -- BIG-MARKET GM: Brian Cashman | ...

    Blog | February 07, 2014
  3. The GM stars of winter

    Jim Bowden

    New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman certainly made the biggest splash this offseason, spending more than $440 million on free agents Jacoby Ellsbury, Carlos Beltran, Brian McCann and Masahiro Tanaka. After trading for Prince Fielder and s...

    Blog | January 30, 2014
  4. Two small-market clubs going all-in

    Buster Olney

    When the New York Yankees really go for it, when they unleash their financial might in an effort to protect their brand and win a championship, that means firing almost a half-billion dollars at the best and most expensive players. Two...

    Blog | January 24, 2014
  5. Six trades for David Price

    Jim Bowden

    There might be several quality free agent starting pitchers available this offseason, but the best pitcher on most teams' radars is a former Cy Young Award winner whose team simply can't afford him anymore. Tampa Bay Rays left-hander David Price ...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  6. Clock is ticking on a David Price trade

    Buster Olney

    The Tampa Bay Rays have been baseball's version of Seabiscuit over the past six seasons, the plucky team with the diminutive payroll racing and often winning against War Admirals such as the Yankees and Red Sox. Logic tells us that the Rays should...

    Blog | November 08, 2013
  7. Rays face grim reality of trading Price

    Jim Bowden

    The Tampa Bay Rays have won at least 90 games five out of the past six seasons despite constant roster turnover because of financial constraints. Offseason after offseason they've watched players such as Carl Crawford and B.J. Upton depart as free ag...

    Blog | October 09, 2013
  8. With another division title, Beane is best GM

    David Schoenfield

    With apologies to Andrew Friedman in Tampa Bay or John Mozeliak in St. Louis or Neal Huntington in Pittsburgh or Ruben Amaro Jr. in Philadelphia (just kidding, Phillies fans!), if I win $750 million in the lottery and purchase a major league franchis...

    Blog | September 22, 2013
  9. Jon Daniels discusses best/worst trades

    ESPNDallas.com

    Yankees GM Brian Cashman, Rangers GM Jon Daniels and Rays GM Andrew Friedman share the best and worst trades they've made....

    Blog | July 10, 2013
  10. Improved Kelly Johnson hitting for Rays

    Tommy Rancel

    James Loney has recently received a lot of ink as Andrew Friedman's latest rags-to-riches signing for the Tampa Bay Rays. Following a terrible season in 2012, the 29-year-old has the fifth-highest batting average in the majors thus far, at .350 -- he...

    Blog | May 24, 2013
  11. Rays should sign Myers long-term now

    Jim Bowden

    In 2011, Tampa Bay Rays pitching prospect Matt Moore and his electric left arm were lighting up the minor leagues. Between Double-A and Triple-A, Moore posted a combined 12-3 record with a 1.92 ERA and amassed a ridiculous 210 strikeouts in 155 innin...

    Blog | May 03, 2013
  12. Wade Davis the key to trade for K.C.

    Buster Olney

    As soon as Wade Davis saw Andrew Friedman's phone number pop up on his caller ID on Sunday evening, he knew what it meant even before answering. Friedman explained that Davis had been traded, and the two spoke heartfelt words. Davis really likes...

    Blog | December 11, 2012
  13. For Kansas City Royals Wade Davis is the key to trade with the Ta...

    Buster Olney

    When all is said and done, Wade Davis will be the key to the big trade the Royals just made with the Rays, writes Buster Olney.

    Blog | Conversation | December 11, 2012
  14. Baseball executives chime in with their thoughts on multiplayer t...

    Jerry Crasnick

    People in the game give their take on the multiplayer swap involving James Shields and top prospect Wil Myers, among others.

    Story | Conversation | December 10, 2012
  15. Evan Longoria keeps it under control

    Buster Olney

    Truth be told, Rays general manager Andrew Friedman doesn't really remember much about Evan Longoria from the first time he watched him play. Friedman, in preparation for the 2005 draft, had gone to watch a college shortstop named Troy Tulowitz...

    Blog | November 27, 2012
  16. The Evan Longoria extension maintains an approach that he and the...

    Buster Olney

    Buster Olney writes that Evan Longoria extension in Tampa Bay is consistent with an approach that the player has had all along, something the team appreciates.

    Blog | Conversation | November 27, 2012