Pittsburgh Pirates' Lack of Offseason Movement Shouldn't Shock Anyone
At a time when MLB teams are wheeling and dealing, the Pittsburgh Pirates remain dormant.
Thu Dec 05, 2013
Brian McCann Will Significantly Improve New York Yankees
His number's behind the plate have undoubtedly declined over the past few years.
New York Yankees: Kiss the Luxury Tax Plan Good-Bye
With the New York Yankees signing Brian McCann , Jacoby Ellsbury and Kelly Johnson and still needing to bring Robinson Cano back as well as fill out their rotation many people are wondering if the Yankees can do that and still stay under the luxury tax.
Wed Dec 04, 2013
The Pittsburgh Pirates Shopping Spree Sucks This Year
The Pittsburgh Pirates 2013 Shopping Spree is off and running as the Bucs have added several players to their roster while sending a few players out the door.
Baseball notes: McCann passes physical, officially a Yank
Brian McCann will be introduced by the Yankees at a news conference Thursday now that the catcher has passed his physical and his five-year, $85 million deal has been made official.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Brian McCann, Yankees finalize 5-year, $85M US deal
New Yankees catcher Brian McCann, who missed the first month of the 2013 campaign with the Braves following off-season surgery on his right shoulder, has a .277 average in nine big league seasons with 176 homers and 661 RBIs.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Albany Times Union
Tigers trade Fister to
In exchange, the Nationals sent infielder Steve Lombardozzi, left-hander Ian Krol and minor league lefty Robbie Ray to the Tigers.
Dioner Navarro signs 2-year, $8 million deal with Toronto Blue Jays
The Chicago Cubs 2013 backup catcher has found a new home north of the boarder with the Toronto Blue Jays, where he will fight for the starting job, according to MLB Network and FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal .
Yanks Go Yard
New York Yankees Trade Chris Stewart
In what should not come as much of a surprise to anybody, the New York Yankees traded Chris Stewart to the Pittsburgh Pirates for either cash considerations or a player to be named later.
Yanks close to dealing catcher Stewart to Pirates
Backup catcher Chris Stewart is headed to Pittsburgh, as the Yankees have traded him to the Pirates for a player to be named later=.
Sun Dec 01, 2013
The San Diego Union-Tribune
NL Top Players: No. 44 Russell Martin
Pittsburgh Pirates' Russell Martin follows through on a two-run home run off Cincinnati Reds starting pitcher Homer Bailey during the second inning of a baseball game in Pittsburgh Saturday, Sept.
Wed Nov 27, 2013
MLB hot stove: Brian McCann has passion for game, could be huge addition for Yankees
The moment that defined the national reputation of Brian McCann, the seven-time All-Star, five-time Silver Slugger and newest catcher of the Yankees, occurred Sept.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Adding McCann a great move for the Yankees
As soon as word broke Saturday that the Yankees had agreed to a five-year, $85 million deal with Brian McCann, the social media scene exploded with a mix of joy and questions from Yankees fans.
Sun Nov 24, 2013
The other reason free agency is such a bummer for the Pirates
Free agency is tough for the Pirates. Last year, they gave out their biggest free-agent contract ever, a two-year, $17 million deal for Russell Martin.
New York Yankees: Brian McCann Deal Makes Sense Now and in Future
In 2013, one the many holes the New York Yankees had was at catcher. After two years of stability with Russell Martin following the retirement of longtime receiver Jorge Posada , New York had a glaring hole at a position they have depth in the lower ends of their farm system.
Sat Nov 23, 2013
Yankees, Brian McCann close to five-year deal worth more than $80 million
UPDATE: FOX Sports' Ken Rosenthal now reports that the Yankees and McCann are close to a five-year deal worth more than $80 million.