Monthly Archives: January 2017

Posted on January 25, 2017 by Bryan Zarpentine The plan to trade outfielder Jay Bruce this winter has not worked out as the New York Mets hoped, forcing the team to come to terms with keeping him around in 2017. At first glance, it appeared that Bruce would be relegated to a bench role with […]

Posted on January 25, 2017 by Bryan Zarpentine A few days after reports surfaced that a deal was close, the Los Angeles Angels have completed an agreement with free agent infielder Luis Valbuena. The deal will pay Valbuena $15 million over the next two years, with a mutual option for the 2019 season worth $8.5 […]

Posted on January 24, 2017, by Travis Pulver When you are the defending champions, expectations are placed upon you by the fans, the media, opponents, and to a degree yourselves. When you have one of the greatest players in NBA history on the roster those expectations are a little higher. So—when they are not met, […]

Posted on January 24, 2017 by Bryan Zarpentine The Chicago Cubs already have one of the better starting rotations in the National League, but it never hurts to try to get a little better. The Cubs have reportedly agreed to a one-year deal with lefty Brett Anderson. The deal reportedly has a base salary of […]

Posted on January 24, 2017 by Bryan Zarpentine It has taken most of the offseason, but the Los Angeles Dodgers have finally found their second baseman for 2017. Monday night, the Dodgers completed a trade with the Tampa Bay Rays, acquiring second baseman Logan Forsythe for pitching prospect Jose De Leon. The Dodgers have spent […]

Posted on January 23, 2017 by Bryan Zarpentine One of the biggest winners of the baseball offseason has to be the Houston Astros. Perhaps wisely so, the Astros were active early in the winter and have put together what on paper looks like one of the best offensive lineups in baseball. However, we’ve heard little […]

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