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  1. Could Craig be dealt?

    AJ Mass

    In talking about Allen Craig's 2014 journey, ESPN.com's Buster Olney writes: "He went from being the heart of the Cardinals' attack, consistently generating some of the best production with runners on base in the history of baseball, to unloaded in a...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  2. Howard's end in Philadelphia?

    AJ Mass

    The writing has been on the wall for some time that the Philadelphia Phillies have been hoping to find someone to take first baseman Ryan Howard off their hands, but the team has not publicly admitted as much until quite recently. Last Friday, ...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  3. Does anyone want Scherzer?

    AJ Mass

    As we approach the end of 2014, it doesn't look like a deal will get done for free-agent pitcher Max Scherzer before the turn of the calendar page. In fact, at the present time, the list of teams that say they are interested in pursuing the former De...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  4. Orioles patient with OF search

    AJ Mass

    Faced with the prospect of starting the 2015 season without having made any major acquisitions to fill the void left by the loss of outfielders Nelson Cruz and Nick Markakis, the Baltimore Orioles could be pushing hard to swing a deal over the next f...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  5. Rangers in holding pattern with MI?

    AJ Mass

    Despite a seeming surplus in the middle infield, it seems unlikely that the Texas Rangers are going to make any moves to deal from that "strength" until they are absolutely sure that all the players in the mix are both healthy and productive. Ger...

    Blog | December 24, 2014
  6. Tuesday Rumor Roundup

    Doug Mittler

    Baseball entered the hot stove season with three top-shelf pitchers selling their services on the free agent market - Jon Lester, Max Scherzer, and James Shields. Christmas is almost here and Lester, thanks to a $155 million deal with the Chicago Cu...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  7. Rising price for Cueto?

    Doug Mittler

    The buzz at the winter meetings had the Cincinnati Reds initiating talks on a contract extension with Johnny Cueto, who is line for a big payday when he hits free agency after the 2015 season. Fast forward a few weeks, and agent Bryce Dixon is te...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  8. Will Giants pass on Shields?

    Doug Mittler

    Are the San Francisco Giants losing interest in free agent James Shields? The Giants officially announced the signing of relieverSergio Romo on Monday, at which time general manager Brian Sabean reiterated the World Series champions are not lik...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  9. Michael Taylor's timeline in DC

    Doug Mittler

    The Washington Nationals parted ways with outfield prospect Steven Souza as part of last week's 11-player, three-team deal with the Rays and Padres, a move they were willing to make because of the development of another prospect, Michael Taylor. ...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  10. What is Evan Gattis worth?

    Doug Mittler

    The re-branding of the Atlanta Braves already has seen Jason Heyward traded to St. Louis and Justin Upton shipped to San Diego. A valuable trade chip remains in Evan Gattis, who remains a defensive liability but has back to back seasons of at least ...

    Blog | December 23, 2014
  11. Monday Rumor Roundup

    Doug Mittler

    It already has been a busy shopping season for the San Diego Padres, and next on the Christmas wish list could be a deal for Phillies ace Cole Hamels. Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News reports the Padres have had discussions about tra...

    Blog | December 22, 2014
  12. Could Hamels land in San Diego?

    Doug Mittler

    Do the San Diego Padres have room for another big ticket item as part of their Christmas spending spree? Ryan Lawrence of the Philadelphia Daily News reports the Padres have had discussions about trading for Phillies ace lefthander Cole Hamels wi...

    Blog | December 22, 2014
  13. Would Pirates deal a shortstop?

    Doug Mittler

    The Pittsburgh Pirates flew under the radar in the pursuit of Jung-Ho Kang, but they were the surprise winners in the bidding bid for the power-hitting Korean shortstop. The winning bid was reported to be $5,002,015 and the Pirates now have excl...

    Blog | December 22, 2014
  14. Brewers interested in Craig?

    Doug Mittler

    The Boston Red Sox have a surplus of outfielders and would like to find a new home for Allen Craig who posted a dismal .215/.279/.315 slash line for the Cardinals and Red Sox. A report last week by Jon Morosi had the Red Sox in "active" trade talk...

    Blog | December 22, 2014
  15. Possible fits for Ryan Howard

    Doug Mittler

    Phillies general manager Ruben Amaro gets credit for candor last week, admitting that a parting of the ways with Ryan Howard may be best for both sides. But is there a market for a 35-year-old first baseman who had a career low .690 OPS last season? ...

    Blog | December 22, 2014
  16. Could the Tribe deal Murphy?

    Doug Mittler

    The Cleveland Indians have a surplus of lefty-hitting outfielders, and that could make David Murphy expendable, writes Terry Pluto of the Plain Dealer. The Indians added Brandon Moss this offseason, joining a group of southpaw swingers that incl...

    Blog | December 22, 2014