Free-agent outfielder Carlos Beltran has agreed to a three-year, $45 million deal with the New York Yankees, a baseball source confirmed to ESPN.com's Jerry Crasnick on Friday night.
Free-agent outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury has reached agreement on a seven-year contract with the New York Yankees pending a physical exam, a baseball source told ESPN.com.
Justin Verlander didn't look like the reigning AL MVP and Cy Young at the All-Star Game, but he's not going to beat himself up over it.
In one year, out the next. That's the way it continues to be for several teams in their never-ending quest to fill one specific position.
Looking for a bat? Here are five productive players whose names are likely to be kicked around at the GM meetings in Florida.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.
Andy Sisco has a reputation as a bit of a wild child – but he is far more inquisitive than your typical jock.
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.
The GM meetings laid the foundation for an active Hot Stove experience at the winter meetings in December.
Agent Scott Boras has come up with a new designation for his top clients -- "icon players."
The July trade deadline has passed, but that does not necessarily mean a moratorium on activity.
As fan voting wraps up, here's how things stand for 12 teams that don't have an obvious All-Star representative.
With trade commodities up and down his roster, Royals GM Allard Baird will be a busy man in the coming weeks.
Keeping KC competitive might turn out to be a royal pain; plus notes on the Brewers, Blue Jays and Giants.