Angels trade INF Cozart to Giants in salary dump
on December 10, 2019 at 11:21 pm
In a move to trim payroll while pursuing star free agents, the Angels traded infielder Zack Cozart and touted prospect Will Wilson to the Giants for a player to be named of cash considerations. Cozart is due $12.67 million in 2020.
Giants bolster staff with addition of Gausman
on December 10, 2019 at 10:53 pm
Kevin Gausman's one-year deal with the Giants is worth $9 million, a source told ESPN's Jeff Passan.
Source: Phillies, SS Gregorius reach 1-year deal
on December 10, 2019 at 10:49 pm
The Phillies have reached agreement with former Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius on a one-year deal, a source confirmed to ESPN's Buster Olney. The deal is for $14 million, NBC Sports Philadelphia reported.
D-backs-Padres slated for '20 Mexico City series
on December 10, 2019 at 8:48 pm
The Diamondbacks and Padres will play in baseball's first regular-season series in Mexico City this coming season.
Sources: Yankees' Cole offer tops Strasburg deal
on December 10, 2019 at 7:53 pm
The Yankees, who have made signing Gerrit Cole their top offseason priority, have made an offer to the right-hander that is more than the $245 million deal that Stephen Strasburg got from the Nationals, sources told ESPN.
Late writer Nick Cafardo wins '20 Spink Award
on December 10, 2019 at 6:21 pm
Nick Cafardo, who began his career as a baseball columnist for the Boston Globe in 1989, will be honored posthumously with the Spink Award "for meritorious contributions to baseball writing." Cafardo, 62, died during spring training in February.
Sources: MLB draft moving from N.J. to Omaha
on December 10, 2019 at 5:15 am
The Major League Baseball amateur draft is being moved to Omaha, Nebraska, in the days immediately before the College World Series, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Which stars are on the Dodgers' winter meetings shopping list?
on December 10, 2019 at 4:32 am
Aiming to win a World Series, L.A. needs only top-end roster solutions. Which high-end players will it pursue?
Olney: How next dominoes will fall after Strasburg's record-breaking deal
on December 10, 2019 at 2:24 am
Gerrit Cole? His payday just went way up. Which other free agents will profit, and what teams will act next?
Gerrit Cole watch, big spenders and more: Passan answers 20 winter meetings questions
on December 10, 2019 at 2:24 am
Here's what to know as the hot stove's main event begins.
Winners and losers of Stephen Strasburg's $245 million return to Nationals
on December 9, 2019 at 9:45 pm
Washington brought back its ace at a record-setting price. Here's what it means for Strasburg, the Nats and the rest of the hot-stove market.
MILB prez O'Conner rebukes contraction plan
on December 9, 2019 at 9:39 pm
Minor league baseball's president delivered a blistering rebuke of a controversial plan to contract 42 teams, saying "no one's future is safe, unless all of your futures are safe."
Catcher Ted Simmons, ex-exec. Marvin Miller elected to HOF
on December 9, 2019 at 4:08 am
Former players' union executive Marvin Miller and catcher Ted Simmons were both elected into the Hall of Fame.
Ted Simmons, Marvin Miller finally get their due with Hall of Fame election
on December 9, 2019 at 4:06 am
Cardinals catching great, revolutionary union leader get recognition they've long deserved.
Winter Meetings Live: The latest on Rendon and Cole, and more Day 2 rumors
on December 6, 2019 at 4:22 pm
This is your one-stop shop for free-agent signings, blockbuster trades and the latest rumors and buzz.
Cracking the code: Why signing free agents is paying off like never before
on December 5, 2019 at 4:38 pm
Do free agents get worse when they sign with new teams, as conventional wisdom -- and actual math -- has told us? Turns out: Not anymore.