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  1. Ernie Banks always felt lucky

    Buster Olney

    In the first season of Home Run Derby, Ernie Banks vied against Mickey Mantle for the big money: The winner would get $2,000, the loser $1,000, with $500 bonuses built in for particular achievements. "Pretty lucky," Banks said, after the first of his...

    Blog | January 24, 2015
  2. Tuesday rumor roundup

    Doug Mittler

    The nation's capital remains the center of the baseball world as teams plot their response to the seven-year, $210 deal Max Scherzer landed with the Washington Nationals on Sunday. There were plenty of winners and losers, reports ESPN The Magazine...

    Blog | January 20, 2015
  3. Phils lose leverage in Hamels trade talks

    Doug Mittler

    The ripple effect of Max Scherzer signing with the Nationals is being felt throughout baseball, including the 2 1/2-hour drive up I-95 from Washington to Philadelphia. ESPN The Magazine's Buster Olney lists the Phillies among the biggest losers, ...

    Blog | January 20, 2015
  4. Winners and losers of the Scherzer deal

    Buster Olney

    When a big deal goes down the ripples always roll out in many directions, as seen in the Nationals' signing of Max Scherzer -- a deal with a multitude of winners and losers. Let's take a look at both sides. Winner: Scherzer, who gets tens of mi...

    Blog | January 20, 2015
  5. Winners and losers on Hall election day

    David Schoenfield

    For all the debates and arguments and anger spilled over the past few weeks over the Hall of Fame election and its process, this is a great day to celebrate the sport. For the first time since 1955, the Baseball Writers' Association of America has el...

    Blog | January 06, 2015
  6. Cinncinati Reds top list of biggest losers of the offseason - MLB...

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski breaks down the biggest losers of the MLB offseason, leading with the Cincinnati Reds, who did little to address the long-term issues facing the team.

    Story | Conversation | January 06, 2015
  7. MLB - Yasiel Puig among the worst baserunners in baseball

    Dan Szymborski

    Dan Szymborski quantifies who the best and worst baserunners are in major league baseball. Just because you're fast doesn't mean you're a good baserunner.

    Story | Conversation | December 22, 2014
  8. Winter meetings winners and losers

    Calvin Watkins

    ESPN's Jayson Stark did a breakdown of the winter meetings winners and losers this morning. Both of Chicago's baseball teams and the Los Angeles Dodgers were deemed winners of the meetings. Getting Jon Lester (Cubs), picking up a new double-play ...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  9. Winners and losers of the winter meetings

    Buster Olney

    SAN DIEGO -- In keeping with tradition, the Rule 5 draft was held on the final morning of baseball's winter meetings Thursday, and typically, executives pull roller bags into and out of that room, dying to get to the airport after four boring days of...

    Blog | December 12, 2014
  10. MLB winter meetings winners and losers

    Jayson Stark

    The Cubs, White Sox, Dodgers and Marlins walked away winners at this week's winter meetings, while the defending champion Giants and three other teams left San Diego empty-handed and searching for answers.

    Story | Conversation | December 11, 2014
  11. 'Lovable losers' are winning this offseason

    Keith Law

    I said in early August the Cubs were two very good starting pitchers from contention in 2015. Well, they just landed one of those two starters, and given the alternatives out there in free agency and on the trade market, this was the guy they more or...

    Blog | December 10, 2014
  12. Liriano, Pirates take the safe route

    Keith Law

    The Pittsburgh Pirates' re-signing of Francisco Liriano looks like a preemptive strike to lock him up before Jon Lester signs some kind of seven-year, $172 million deal that sends the losers in that market scurrying for the next-best available lefty....

    Blog | December 09, 2014
  13. Chicago Cubs become popular World Series pick after hiring of Joe...

    Darren Rovell

    Since it became clear that the Chicago Cubs were going to land Joe Maddon as their new manager, the bets started rolling in for the Cubs to win the World Series, and in turn, the odds continued to rise.

    Story | Conversation | November 03, 2014
  14. Skip the stats, Maddon an inspired choice

    Christina Kahrl

    For a baseball franchise whose core product for decades has been sentimentality -- about its ballpark and its "lovable losers" legacy -- the Cubs are proving to be relentlessly unsentimental these days. One season in, the Rick Renteria era is over an...

    Blog | November 01, 2014
  15. Sox end up losers versus all AL East rivals

    Kyle Brasseur

    BOSTON -- As if dwelling in the basement of the American League East since July 22 wasn't bad enough for this year's Red Sox, their dismal season took another turn for the worse with Tuesday's loss to the Tampa Bay Rays. For the first time since t...

    Blog | September 24, 2014
  16. Rapid Reaction: Red Sox 4, Royals 2

    Douglas Tucker | Special to ESPNBoston.com

    KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- There's something about the Kansas City Royals that brings out the best in the Boston Red Sox. Or maybe these 2014 Red Sox possess some innate quality that turns the Royals into mistake-prone losers. Whatever the cause, the inj...

    Blog | September 12, 2014