The Giants reached agreement on a one-year, guaranteed $4.7 million contract with free-agent outfielder Norichika Aoki.
As Philadelphia Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro Jr. explores trades involving first baseman Ryan Howard, he faces challenges beyond trying to move an underperforming player with a big contract.
Former Philadelphia Phillies closer Ryan Madson has agreed to a minor league contract with the Kansas City Royals that includes an invitation to major league spring training camp.
The White Sox, Astros and Yankees added some high-priced bullpen arms. Will their moves pay off?
The Kansas City Royals have reached agreement with free-agent outfielder Alex Rios on a one-year, $11 million contract, two league sources confirmed to ESPN.com.
As Max Scherzer assumes center stage on the MLB free-agent pitching market, agent Scott Boras is skipping the Jon Lester comparisons and likening him to a certain NFL Hall of Famer-in-waiting.
After having an up-and-down season, Jake Peavy knows his first foray into free agency doesn't come at an ideal time for him.
He's 24 and hits like Jose Abreu and Yasiel Puig. And now that he's agreed to play for Arizona, Yasmany Tomas appears ready to be the next player to make the move from Cuba to a starring role in the majors.
Josh Willingham is retiring from baseball after an 11-year major league career.
After taking a tough World Series loss to the Giants in seven games, the Royals have to confront an offseason with questions about whether they can repeat as AL champions, Jerry Crasnick writes.
With everything at stake for the Royals and Giants in Game 7, anyone might be the key player who makes all the difference, Jerry Crasnick writes.
After falling behind the Giants three games to two in the World Series, the Royals head back to Kansas City where they hope to rediscover their winning brand of baseball.
With the World Series tied, the Royals and Giants have achieved upset victories to get this far and set the stage for tremendous season-ending drama, Jerry Crasnick writes.
Rather than turn to Madison Bumgarner, Giants manager Bruce Bochy stood by his decision to give Ryan Vogelsong the Game 4 World Series start, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Billy Butler, who will sit on the bench in San Francisco, had two key RBI singles in what could be his final home game at Kauffman Stadium, Jerry Crasnick writes.
Royals rookie Yordano Ventura looked up to Pedro Martinez as a kid, but now he must tap into some Pedro World Series magic, writes Jerry Crasnick.