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30 min ago | Kings of Kauffman
Aug 5, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals first basemen Eric Hosmer celebrates with teammate Mike Moustakas after beating the Minnesota Twins 13-0 at Kauffman Stadium.
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4 hrs ago | Deep Left Field
Sep 9, 2013; Cleveland, OH, USA; First baseman Nick Swisher and the Cleveland Indians celebrate a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals at Progressive Field.
9 hrs ago | The Baltimore Sun
On the same frenzied Friday that the Seattle Mariners reeled in free agent superstar Robinson Cano with a $240 million contract and several other teams made major free agent acquisitions, the Orioles signed an unheralded middle reliever, surrendered outfielder Nate McLouth and pitcher Scott Feldman without a fight and began informing season ticket ... (more)
The Tampa Bay Rays are already making big splashes this offseason. Of course everyone is interested in what happens with David Price in the next few weeks as this trade seems to be warming up.
In this Oct. 24, 2013, file photo, St. Louis Cardinals' Carlos Beltran hits an RBI single during Game 2 of baseball's World Series against the Boston Red Sox in Boston.
Major League Baseball apparently rejected the Oakland A's bid to move to San Jose in a June letter from commissioner Bud Selig to the team, according to a court filing Friday night that marks the first public disclosure that league owners have at least temporarily torpedoed the relocation plan.
Floral tributes to Nelson Mandela pile up beneath a statue of him in Mandela Square in Johannesburg on Friday.
The free agent second baseman and the Seattle Mariners have reached agreement on a deal, a person familiar with the negotiations told The Associated Press on Friday.
Right-hander Scott Feldman signed a three-year deal Friday to become the veteran presence in the Houston Astros rotation.
CLEVELAND _ After Friday's free-agency flurry, Indians fans might have felt like they were left off the invite list to Major League Baseball's Christmas bash.
The National Baseball Hall of Fame and Museum opened its World Series "Autumn Glory" exhibit on Thursday.
Steve Langone was a pitcher and designated hitter for the Boston College baseball team before graduating in 2000.
Say what you will about Frank McCourt -- and this is the L.A. Weekly , so expletives are acceptable -- the Dodgers' former owner did right by Los Angeles with the signing of Matt Kemp to an eight-year, $160 million contract on his way out of town.
As next week's Winter Meetings loom, observers of Major League Baseball are reminded yet again of an axiom that is sometimes mistrusted but keeps occasionally, and with the best of timing, proving why it's an axiom in the first place.
If Robinson Cano leaves and a certain Japanese phenom is not posted, would the bubble burst on the Yankees' offseason? Scott Halleran/Getty Images that they are willing to offer him a contract for 10 years and upward of $230 to $240 million, according to a report by Enrique Rojas of ESPN Deportes .
How active will the Tigers be in free agency for the rest of this offseason? Did they get enough in return for Doug Fister? Could Detroit now be in a position to sign Max Scherzer to a long-term deal? And, more generally: Is this team in a better position to contend for a World Series than it was before? "Well, I can't say 'better,'" general ... (more)