Jon Lester insisted there’s no reason the Chicago Cubs can’t contend next year and even capture their first World Series title since 1908, around the time the Model T was rolling off the assembly line.
Only Clayton Kershaw – significantly younger and significantly more productive – has commanded that kind of deal.
The Tigers could have a perfectly solid rotation for 2015, but the future looks a bit more murky.
With baseball’s Winter Meetings taking place in San Diego next week, the rumor mill is heating up.
With the offseason officially upon us, we say goodbye to the 2014 teams that we loved and hated and to the players on those rosters. I say this because the free agency period begins on Tuesday and there are many, many big-time players and MVP caliber athletes who can make an impact wherever they sign and cause chaos to the team they leave.
The Royals have a six-game winning streak in the 2014 MLB postseason. And now they head back to Kansas City with a 2-0 lead over the Orioles in the ALCS.
The Kansas City Royals and Oakland Athletics are both small-market teams with big MLB Playoff aspirations.
After one of the craziest MLB trade deadlines ever, let’s take a look at who made the best moves of the day.
By Jordan Tracy The trade deadline has come and gone. All that is left is possibly waiver wire trades that could include someone like Cliff Lee being dealt but major moves have been made before […]
A person with knowledge of the trade says the Oakland Athletics have won the Jon Lester sweepstakes, acquiring the left-hander along with outfielder Jonny Gomes from the Boston Red Sox for slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes before Thursday’s trade deadline.