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  1. Analyzing the Navarro and Stewart deals

    Keith Law

    I liked Dioner Navarro as a potential value signing in free agency this winter, looking at the catcher for one year and about $2 million (which could easily stretch to $2.5 million to $3 million, with continued acceleration in free-agent salaries thi...

    Blog | December 02, 2013
  2. Robinson Cano tops this year's free-agent rankings - MLB

    Keith Law

    Keith Law ranks the top 50 free agents in this winter's class, starting with Robinson Cano.

    Story | Conversation | October 22, 2013
  3. Braves get Downs for virtually nothing

    Keith Law

    By acquiring Scott Downs from the Los Angeles Angels for reliever Cory Rasmus, the Atlanta Braves get an almost-free left-handed reliever while the Angels get salary relief and a warm body. Downs -- who's in the final year of a three-year, $15 mil...

    Blog | July 29, 2013
  4. Swisher is good value for wrong team

    Keith Law

    Given the state of the free-agent market this winter, it's not surprising that Nick Swisher would get a four-year deal or an annual salary of $14 million, with a vesting option for a fifth season at the same rate. The surprise is that the contra...

    Blog | December 23, 2012
  5. Nick Swisher contract is good value but Cleveland Indians are the...

    Keith Law

    Nick Swisher's contract is fair value, but the Cleveland Indians are a poor fit, writes Keith Law.

    Blog | Conversation | December 23, 2012
  6. Edwin Jackson fits the Cubs' strategy

    Keith Law

    Given the current price of starting pitching in free agency, the annual salary of $11 million (excluding the $8 million he'll receive as a signing bonus) that Edwin Jackson got from the Chicago Cubs is reasonable, especially because he probably ...

    Blog | December 21, 2012
  7. Edwin Jackson fits the Chicago Cubs' rebuilding strategy - MLB

    Keith Law

    Edwin Jackson fits the Chicago Cubs' rebuilding strategy, writes Keith Law.

    Blog | Conversation | December 21, 2012
  8. Toronto bets high on R.A. Dickey

    Keith Law

    In a finally-completed trade, the Blue Jays got a No. 1 starter, probably, but paid dearly for that return in prospects -- they really just acquired one year of R.A. Dickey's services. In extending him at a very reasonable salary for the next tw...

    Blog | December 17, 2012
  9. Toronto pays a high cost for Dickey, but could gain the playoffs ...

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the deal that sends R.A. Dickey to the Blue Jays for a trio of prospects to the Mets.

    Blog | Conversation | December 17, 2012
  10. Quentin a mediocre fit in San Diego

    Keith Law

    The White Sox shed some salary they didn't need and get two useful minor league arms, while the Padres get one year of a player whose skills align poorly with their home ballpark. Read the entire story....

    Blog | December 31, 2011
  11. MLB -- Chicago White Sox do well in dumping Carlos Quentin

    Keith Law

    Keith Law examines the Carlos Quentin trade and explains why the White Sox got more than just salary space in return for the outfielder, who seems like a poor fit in the confines of San Diego's spacious park.

    Blog | Conversation | December 31, 2011
  12. 2010 MLB free agency: Breaking down the Bobby Jenks deal

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the deal for Bobby Jenks, including what it could mean for Papelbon.

    Blog | Conversation | December 17, 2010
  13. 2010 MLB free agency: Breaking down the Josh Willingham deal

    Keith Law

    Keith Law breaks down the deal for Josh Willingham, noting that it helps both teams.

    Blog | Conversation | December 16, 2010
  14. Braves paid a high price for Derrek Lee

    Keith Law

    Derrek Lee helps Atlanta, but at a surprising cost given his age, history of back issues and salary. Lee has been having, by his standards, a down year, with lost bat speed showing up not just in power but in his ability to get on base as he's f...

    Blog | August 18, 2010
  15. Analysis of the Derrek Lee to Atlanta Braves deal

    Keith Law

    Derrek Lee goes to Braves for a couple of prospects.

    Blog | Conversation | August 18, 2010
  16. MLB: Harper, Nationals both win in deal

    Keith Law

    The Nationals and Bryce Harper reached a deal at the last possible moment, but it was worth the wait, since both the club and the player won.

    Blog | Conversation | August 16, 2010