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  2. Potential trade partners for Hamels

    Doug Mittler

    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro finally has conceded that his team is in a rebuilding mode, and he has no greater bargaining chip than ace lefthander Cole Hamels, who has four years and $96 million left on his current contract. With the hot ...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  3. Rockies kick tires on Correia

    Doug Mittler

    The Colorado Rockies are looking for starting, but it is highly unlikely they will be shopping at the high end of the market that includes Jon Lester, Max Scherzer or James Shields. A more modest goal would be Kevin Correia, and the Rockies are a...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  4. Will Yankees show restraint?

    Doug Mittler

    The price of doing business in the American League East went up even more Monday with word that the Boston Red Sox are signing free agents Pablo Sandoval and Hanley Ramirez to five-year contracts totaling a reported $180 million? So how does the team...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  5. How Giants replace Sandoval

    Doug Mittler

    Retaining Pablo Sandoval was a priority for the San Francisco Giants, but the World Series champions now move to Plan B after the Boston Red Sox lured the free agent third baseman to Fenway Park. The departure of Sandoval leaves the Giants thin...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  6. Rangers check in on Saunders

    Doug Mittler

    The Texas Rangers are looking for an outfielder and have checked in with the Mariners on Michael Saunders, tweets Jerry Crasnick of ESPN.com. Saunders, who is arbitration-eligible for the second time, posted a career-best .273/.341/.450 slash lin...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  7. Padres still looking for a bat

    Doug Mittler

    A surprise entrant to the Pablo Sandoval sweepstakes was the San Diego Padres, who reportedly made a very serious offer to the free agent third baseman who agreed to a $100 million deal with the Boston Red Sox on Monday. The offer indicates the P...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  8. Rising price for Justin Upton?

    Doug Mittler

    One player who was likely more than a bit interested in Monday's spending spree by the Boston Red Sox is Atlanta Braves outfielder Justin Upton, who is scheduled to hit the free agent market next winter. "Hanley Ramirez turns 31 in Dec. and just g...

    Blog | November 25, 2014
  9. O's contingency plans with Markakis

    Doug Mittler

    Nick Markakis wants to remain with the Baltimore Orioles and the club would like to have the right fielder back, but talks seem to be taking longer than expected. A source told Ken Rosenthal of FoxSports.com last week that the two sides are still...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  10. Boston still an option for Lester?

    Doug Mittler

    The Boston Red Sox reportedly have an agreement on a five-year, $90 million deal with Hanley Ramirez and a $100 million deal in place with Pablo Sandoval. But what does that say about Boston's pursuit of a free agent starting pitcher, particularly Jo...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  11. Will Giants pursue Headley?

    Doug Mittler

    Retaining Pablo Sandoval was a postseason priority for the San Francisco Giants, but that is no longer an option amid reports the Boston Red Sox have an agreement in place to bring the third baseman to Fenway Park. The departure of Sandoval lea...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  12. Could Bucs lock up youngsters?

    Doug Mittler

    The Pittsburgh Pirates were unable to retain free agent catcher Russell Martin, who found $82 million of riches with the Toronto Blue Jays. If nothing else, it does give the Bucs more financial flexibility. Travis Sawchuck of the Pittsburgh Trib...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  13. Could Melky stay in Toronto?

    Doug Mittler

    Melky Cabrera turned down a $15.3 million qualifying offer last month, seemingly ending his tenure with the Toronto Blue Jays. But Richard Griffin of the Toronto Star says there is still a chance the outfielder could remain north of the border. ...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  14. Cespedes on the way out of Boston?

    Doug Mittler

    The Boston Red Sox reportedly have made the next major move of the hot stove season, coming to terms with Hanley Ramirez on a five-year, $90 million agreement worth $90 million, according to FoxSports.com. There is ample speculation that the Red...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  15. Ike Davis may not last in Oakland

    Doug Mittler

    The Oakland Athletics added to their infield depth Sunday, acquiring first baseman Ike Davis from Pittsburgh in a deal that sends international slot money to the Pirates. Davis, whose career has been in decline after hitting 32 homers for the New...

    Blog | November 24, 2014
  16. Links from around the rink - November 17

    Doug Mittler

    NBA Commissioner Adam Silver turned some heads last week with an editorial in the New York Times calling for the legalization of professional sports betting. Silver's comments may have had the NHL in mind. "It means," one NHL executive told Elli...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  17. New leadoff hitter in St. Louis?

    Doug Mittler

    Matt Carpenter has been a two-time All-Star while serving as the St. Louis Cardinals' leadoff hitter, but it is not a guarantee he will remain atop the order. "As they look to upgrade the offense, general manager John Mozeliak and manager Mike Ma...

    Blog | November 15, 2014