Category Archives: MLB

Giants are showing interest in 3rd Basemen from South Korea

The Giants are rumored to be looking for infield help — that’s why they signed Rollins to that minor league deal, as well as Ramiro Pena and Orlando Calixte —…

Blue Jays in ‘active’ talks with Jose Bautista

The latest has him and the Blue Jays in “active” contract talks. As of last week the Blue Jays had not made Bautista a formal contract offer, and it’s unclear…

Signing Alex Avila a positive sign

Just a few days after we were led to believe a backup catcher was out of the team’s price range, the Tigers opened their checkbook for a marginal, yet necessary…

Orioles reportedly take Mark Trumbo’s offer off the table

The O’s have spent much of the offseason trying to retain AL home run king Mark Trumbo, reportedly offering a four-year contract at some point in the last few weeks….

The MLB Suspended Phil Bickford for Marijuana Use

Bickford suspended due to marijuana usage? The general manager of the Brewers, David Stearns, says, “We are very disappointed to learn of Phil’s suspension, but we fully support the Minor…

Melancon, Giants reach $62 million, 4-year deal

It’s the richest contract ever for a closer, topping Jonathan Papelbon’s $50 million, four-year deal with the Phillies from 2012-15 and Mariano Rivera’s $15 million annual value total in 2011-12…