of the Detroit Tigers during the game against the Cincinnati Reds at Great American Ball Park on June 17, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

The Tigers are officially “rebooting”

The question about whether or not the Detroit Tigers are buyers or sellers has reportedly been answered – they’re selling. Specifically, they’re “rebooting” and listening on some of their impending free agents, including both David Price and Yoenis Cespedes. From ESPN’s Jayson Stark… Confirming an ESPN.com report, general manager Dave Dombrowski said he told multiple […]

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 20:  Aroldis Chapman #54 of the Cincinnati Reds throws a pitch during the 5-4 win over the Chicago Cubs at Great American Ball Park on July 20, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio.  (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)

Diamondbacks interested in Aroldis Chapman for some reason

If your team is three games under .500, seven games out of first place, and 6.5 games out of a playoff spot, you know what you need? AN ELITE CLOSER! While it may seem ridiculous, that’s apparently the logic going through the head of Diamondbacks GM Dave Stewart, who confirmed his team is interested in […]

CLEVELAND, OH -  JUNE 21: David Murphy #7 of the Cleveland Indians hits a sacrifice fly to second scoring Roberto Perez #55 to win the game in the bottom of the ninth inning agains the Tampa Bay Rays at Progressive Field on June 21, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio. The Indians defeated the Rays 1-0. (Photo by Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Angels fill outfield, add David Murphy & David DeJesus

The Angels have recently stormed back to take over the AL West lead, largely thanks to their offense, but outside of Mike Trout, the outfield has been a major issue. Collin Cowgill is on the 60 day DL and Matt Joyce is on the 7 day concussion DL, but the Angels may be happy about […]

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Phillies agree to deal sending Jonathan Papelbon to Nationals

The Jonathan Papelbon saga is over. The Philadelphia Phillies finally pulled the trigger on trading their closer, agree to deal him within the NL East to the Washington Nationals for AA pitcher Nick Pivetta. Interestingly enough, as part of the agreement, Papelbon will be Washington’s closer in 2015 and his option for 2016 will become guaranteed. […]

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Kansas City Royals strike another deal, acquiring Ben Zobrist from Athletics

The Kansas City Royals are going all in. Just days after acquiring new staff ace Johnny Cueto in a trade with the Cincinnati Reds, the club has struck another deal, this time acquiring super-utility man Ben Zobrist and $2 million from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for pitching prospects Sean Manaea and Aaron Brooks per Yahoo! […]

SAN DIEGO, CA - JULY 18:  Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies yells after turning a double play during the first inning of a baseball game against the San Diego Padres at Petco Park July 18, 2015 in San Diego, California.  (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images)

The Blue Jays offense gets even better with Troy Tulowitzki acquisition

This is a sentence I can’t believe I’m typing – the Toronto Blue Jays have acquired shortstop Troy Tulowitzki and reliever LaTroy Hawkins from the Colorado Rockies in exchange for shortstop Jose Reyes, minor league pitchers Jeff Hoffman, Miguel Castro and Jesús Tinoco. The Blue Jays lineup, somehow, just got even more potent. Tulowitzki will enter the […]

DENVER, CO - JULY 25:  Troy Tulowitzki #2 of the Colorado Rockies reacts after flying out in the seventh inning of a game against the Cincinnati Reds at Coors Field on July 25, 2015 in Denver, Colorado.  (Photo by Dustin Bradford/Getty Images)

Rockies blow minds, trade Troy Tulowitzki to Blue Jays

Remember all the talk about the Colorado Rockies not wanting to trade Troy Tulowitzki because he was the face of the franchise? Yeah, it was a bunch of crap. Tulowitzki is heading to the Toronto Blue Jays for Jose Reyes and a package of minor leaguers. Tulowitzki struggled early on for the Rockies this season, […]

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 04:  Tyler Clippard #36 of the Oakland Athletics pitches against the Seattle Mariners in the top of the ninth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 4, 2015 in Oakland, California. The Athletics won the game 2-0. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Tyler Clippard traded to the New York Mets

The Oakland Athletics have traded right-handed reliever Tyler Clippard to the New York Mets in exchange for righty Casey Meisner. The Mets also received cash considerations in the deal. The Mets have acquired RHP Tyler Clippard and cash considerations from Oakland in exchange for minor league RHP Casey Meisner. — New York Mets (@Mets)

CINCINNATI, OH - JULY 19: Johnny Cueto #47 of the Cincinnati Reds pitches in the first inning against the Cleveland Indians at Great American Ball Park on July 19, 2015 in Cincinnati, Ohio. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images)

Johnny Cueto gives the Royals their ace in the hole

The Kansas City Royals finally added a true number one starter to their pitching staff. And as a result, they just may leave the rest of the American League in their wake. Johnny Cueto was the best right handed starter available on the market and the Royals acted swiftly and decisively to get him, sending […]

ATLANTA, GA - JULY 29: Carlos Gonzalez #5 of the Colorado Rockies hits a run scoring single against the Atlanta Braves at Turner Field on July 29, 2013 in Atlanta, Georgia. (Photo by Scott Cunningham/Getty Images)

Best hitters and pitchers: Week 15

It’s been a couple weeks since our last feature due to the All-Star break but we’re back with our 15th installment highlighting the best hitters and pitchers from the previous week in baseball. On the offense side of things we feature a couple of players whose production has been less than expected all season. We […]

ST. LOUIS, MO - JULY 23: Omar Infante #14 of the Kansas City Royals fields the ball in the fifth inning against the St. Louis Cardinals at Busch Stadium on July 23, 2015 in St. Louis, Missouri.  (Photo by Michael Thomas/Getty Images)

The Royals are seeking second base upgrades

The Kansas City Royals traded for Johnny Cueto on Sunday, but they don’t appear to be done yet. The team needs at least one more bat, and right now, it looks like they’re focusing on replacing Omar Infante at second base. The targets? Reportedly, Martin Prado and Ben Zobrist. Infante, who nearly became an All-Star […]

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Indians, Rangers among teams hunting Carlos Gomez

Milwaukee Brewers center fielder Carlos Gomez is an increasingly popular trade target as we approach the deadline, and not just from teams immediately contending this season. Gomez is signed through 2016, and will make $9 million, meaning he’s more than just a rental. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Indians and Rangers are […]

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