The Tampa Bay Rays have reached agreement on a one-year major league deal with infielder Jeff Keppinger, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
The Cincinnati Reds and former Phillies closer Ryan Madson have agreed to a one-year, $8.5 million deal, according to a source.
Jeremy Hermida, Lastings Milledge and Jeff Francoeur all basked in the limelight early in their careers. They've since fallen on hard times, and are now clinging to life in the big leagues.
While Opening Day is fast approaching, several teams are still uncertain about who their leadoff hitter will be.
Thanks to the World Baseball Classic, some fringe players get longer looks at major league camps this spring.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.
Advance scouting helps teams keep track of opponents and gain competitive intelligence.
While some outfielders have already been dealt, there are others still on the market.
How significant is the Latino influence in baseball? It's deeper and more profound than ever, writes Jerry Crasnick.
When he's not carrying Cliff Floyd's luggage, David Wright's carrying the offensive load for the Mets.
Some teams are still trying to determine where they stand as the July 31 nonwaiver deadline approaches.
Insider surveyed 15 major leaguers on the state of player-fan relations, and several seemed legitimately concerned about the way things are headed.
Pedro Martinez lived up to his billing before the worst fear of every Mets' fan was realized, Jerry Crasnick writes.
The 2005-06 free-agent crop looks like a downer – short on starting pitching and long on aging icons.
With spring training approaching, several big-league clubs still have prominent holes to fill.
When there are salaries to be dumped and superstars to be accommodated, it's time to talk trade.