Buster Olney writes about the bidding process for Yu Darvish, and how for weeks we speculated -- we knew! -- that the Blue Jays were the team he'd land with. But they weren't, and they probably weren't even close.
The real games begin when Albert Pujols joins C.J. Wilson and Prince Fielder on the open market this winter. Buster Olney writes that though St. Louis is currently the favorite, there will be several contenders for the iconic slugger.
Buster Olney writes that St. Louis' relievers have embraced Tony La Russa's 2011 bullpen philosophy, which features no set roles and each pitcher being ready at all times. Plus, Theo Epstein and CC Sabathia updates, and Buster's World Series pick.