The Jon Lester talks have reached the homestretch with multiple offers of at least $150 million over six years, but his ultimate choice has been slowed by having to deal with negotiations with those teams, according to sources.
The Jon Lester talks have entered the final turn, with an expectation that a choice will be made no later than Tuesday, according to sources involved in the negotiations.
The use of banned substances by one player impacts many others. Would Manny even be in L.A. today minus steroids? Would the Cubs be world champs?
Sources familiar with the George Mitchell investigation told Buster Olney that the report will name many players, including some big names and some names that have not surfaced to date.
The Padres a top 10 team? Buster Olney ranks all 30 clubs with the 2005 season officially under way.
Seven developments we can expect to see as we move forward out of the Steroid Era.
Ranking the teams from 1-30 as spring training gets under way.
What must go right, what could go wrong? A team-by-team look at the National League.
Ken Caminiti's death and Gary Sheffield's recent remarks demonstrates MLB still doesn't have a grip on steroids.
Seven teams have clinched playoff spots; one is still open Sunday. The final weekend has been full of great matchups.
It takes more than a great closer to win in October. Strong 'pens need matchup specialists and setup men, too.
The Astros and Marlins have turned the NL playoff race into a free-for-all with five teams competing for one spot.
The Giants kept alive their hopes for a playoff spot by winning two of three games from the Cubs.
The dog days of August are when we find out who rules the porch and who bites during the pennant races.
Which contenders have it easy (Yankees) and which ones don't (Giants) could decide who's playing this fall.
Will the Big Unit get traded? Can the Cubs come back and win the NL Central? Stay tuned.