With the retirement of Bud Selig, Rob Manfred has now graduated to baseball's biggest stage as its new commissioner.
Veteran free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus has signed a one-year contract with the Houston Astros, the team announced Tuesday. The Astros also are nearing a deal with free agent right-hander Ryan Vogelsong, baseball sources told ESPN.com.
The Giants reached agreement on a one-year, guaranteed $4.7 million contract with free-agent outfielder Norichika Aoki.
Jake Peavy has reached an agreement on a two-year, $24 million contract with the San Francisco Giants.
The San Francisco Giants are finalizing a two-year, $15 million deal with reliever Sergio Romo, a source confirmed to ESPN.
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.
What do the San Francisco Giants have that the other four NL West teams don't? (Besides recent World Series trophies, that is.) Front-office stability.
After taking a year off to travel, surf and enjoy life away from baseball, former Cy Young Award winner Barry Zito is looking to make a comeback.
With the hot stove season in its early stages, executives give their thoughts on prominent questions that will make news over the next three months.
With three World Series titles in the past five seasons, San Francisco Giants GM Brian Sabean deserves to be in the Cooperstown conversation.
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.