What kind of package can a star pitcher bring in return? As history reminds us, not all blockbusters are created equal.
Jerry Crasnick runs down the best-case and worst-case scenarios for each of the 30 teams heading into the 2006 season.
Advance scouting helps teams keep track of opponents and gain competitive intelligence.
While some outfielders have already been dealt, there are others still on the market.
How significant is the Latino influence in baseball? It's deeper and more profound than ever, writes Jerry Crasnick.
Jerry Crasnick responds to readers' comments about the Tigers, setup men, Ryan Howard and more.
Insider surveyed 15 major leaguers on the state of player-fan relations, and several seemed legitimately concerned about the way things are headed.
The 2005-06 free-agent crop looks like a downer – short on starting pitching and long on aging icons.
When there are salaries to be dumped and superstars to be accommodated, it's time to talk trade.
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."
Baseball executives like the depth of this winter's free-agent pitching contingent.
Sunday's deadline for offering arbitration is as much about psychology and politics as it is about baseball.
Don't expect a signing frenzy at this week's GM meetings as teams wait patiently for blue-light specials.
Here are 12 mid-level free agents who should receive high-level interest once the shopping gets under way.