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  1. Jung Ho Kang, Pittsburgh Pirates finalize $11 million, 4-year con...

    Even though the Pittsburgh Pirates employ one of the largest analytics departments in baseball, they are not exactly sure how Jung-Ho Kang's outstanding statistics in South Korea will translate to the major leagues.

    Story | Conversation | January 16, 2015
  2. Cubs continue search for catching

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO - As expected, the Chicago Cubs are in the market for a catcher, according to team president Theo Epstein. After losing out on a free-agent bid for Russell Martin and letting backup John Baker go, the Cubs will head to San Diego for the winte...

    Blog | December 05, 2014
  3. Expect Wood to be tendered by deadline

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Despite his down year in 2014, expect Chicago Cubs left-hander Travis Wood to be tendered a contract before a Tuesday night deadline, according to a source familiar with the situation. Wood, 27, is one of 10 Cubs players who are arbitra...

    Blog | December 01, 2014
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  5. Josh Donaldson sees potential in Toronto Blue Jays' lineup

    Josh Donaldson has good memories of playing in Toronto. He made his major league debut there in 2010, striking out as a pinch-hitter. The following day he smacked a game-winning, two-run homer for his first career hit.

    Story | Conversation | November 29, 2014
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  7. Inside the pursuit of Russell Martin

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Though the Chicago Cubs lost out on their bid for free-agent catcher Russell Martin early last week, it doesn't mean they weren't in the hunt until the end. Martin's Chicago-based agent, Matt Colleran, says it was neck-and-neck between the...

    Blog | November 23, 2014
  8. Toronto Blue Jays introduce Russell Martin

    In his pursuit of Russell Martin, Toronto Blue Jays general manager Alex Anthopoulos made his intentions clear in a message to the free-agent catcher's representative.

    Story | Conversation | November 20, 2014
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  10. Cubs miss on Martin; time to move on

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- Don't say Chicago Cubs boss Theo Epstein didn't warn you. It was the day after the season ended and Epstein was discussing his plans for adding talent to the big league club over the next two winters. "Like most teams, we'll always miss...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  11. Is 'Phase Two' all about payroll reduction?

    Mark Saxon

    LOS ANGELES -- In the words of team president Stan Kasten, the Dodgers have entered the second phase of the ownership group's plans when it bought the team. The first phase involved restoring the credibility of the franchise after years of neglect...

    Blog | November 17, 2014
  12. Russell Martin's 2015 fantasy value rises after signing with Toro...

    Tristan H. Cockcroft

    Tristan H. Cockcroft says Russell Martin's fantasy value increases with a move to the Toronto Blue Jays.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2014
  13. Russell Martin agrees to five-year, $82 million deal with Toronto...

    Veteran catcher Russell Martin finalized a five-year, $82 million deal with the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday.

    Story | Conversation | November 17, 2014
  14. Martin looking even better for Cubs

    Jesse Rogers

    PHOENIX - The general managers meetings in Arizona end where they began for the Chicago Cubs: with free-agent catcher Russell Martin. News that the Pittsburgh Pirates traded for backstop Francisco Cervelli underscores that they're more than like...

    Blog | November 12, 2014
  15. New brass aware of A.J. Ellis' value

    Mark Saxon

    PHOENIX -- The changing of front office regimes wouldn't seem, on the surface, to be great news for catcher A.J. Ellis. New president of baseball operations Andrew Friedman and new general manager Farhan Zaidi haven't been around the team enough t...

    Blog | November 11, 2014
  16. Epstein: Cubs 'no longer runt of the litter'

    Jesse Rogers

    PHOENIX - The Chicago Cubs' return to relevance continues to take shape, with team president Theo Epstein saying Monday that he's receiving more calls from opposing executives than has been typical at this point in past offseasons, while top free age...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  17. All 12 major league baseball free agents decline qualifying offer...

    For the third straight year, baseball's free agents shunned qualifying offers from their former teams and chose to test the market.

    Story | Conversation | November 10, 2014
  18. Source: Cubs met with Martin last week

    Jesse Rogers

    PHOENIX -- The Chicago Cubs met with Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Russell Martin last week in Chicago, according to a source familiar with the situation, with Martin set to become a free agent after he rejects the Pirates qualifying offer on Monday. ...

    Blog | November 10, 2014
  19. Hoyer: 'Super-charged offseason ... is overstated'

    Jesse Rogers

    CHICAGO -- With rumors already swirling that the Chicago Cubs are interested in some of the game's biggest free agents, general manager Jed Hoyer explained Friday where some of that rhetoric is coming from. "We're literally linked to every free ag...

    Blog | November 07, 2014