What Lies Ahead For Arizona Diamondbacks’ Cody Ross In 2014?

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Sitting a $9.5 million player on the bench in a part-time/platoon role is not what you’d call an ideal situation for an MLB team, though the Arizona Diamondbacks may have to do just that with Cody Ross in 2014. In […]

Have St. Louis Cardinals Done Enough To Make A Deep Postseason Run In 2014?

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Though St. Louis Cardinals GM John Mozeliak left little to the imagination when he told Jenifer Langosch of MLB.com that the team was likely done with offseason moves, you’d probably be right to take that with a small grain of salt. […]

Los Angeles Dodgers Rumors: Can Matt Kemp Be Leveraged For Frontline Pitcher?

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Can the pitching-rich Los Angeles Dodgers get richer? With an asset like Matt Kemp in play, GM Ned Colletti didn’t rule it out categorically, which is as good as saying that he’ll give it his best shot. Finding the right […]

Cody Allen’s Time As Cleveland Indians’ Closer Is Now

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There’s little reason to have a closer-in-waiting unless they’re going to be given the opportunity at some point, and Cody Allen‘s chance is now staring him right in the face as 2014 approaches. That is, if the Cleveland Indians are […]

Toronto Blue Jays Continue To Skirt Middle Infield Problem With Minor Additions

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What do you do if you’re an MLB GM who missed out on the usual suspects that could have filled arguably the biggest need on your team? Well, if you’re Alex Anthopoulos, I suppose you might go the quantity over […]

Will Mike Pelfrey Bounce Back For Minnesota Twins In 2014?

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Too much, too early may very well characterize Mike Pelfrey‘s 2013 season with the Minnesota Twins. After a shorter-than-expected turnaround from Tommy John surgery, the big righty was essentially thrust into a frontline starter role with the team — one […]

Chicago Cubs Rumors: What Impact Would Jonathan Sanchez Have As A Potential Bounce-Back Candidate?

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After two consecutive seasons as a below-replacement level arm with just 78.1 MLB innings combined, it’s clear that whatever path Jonathan Sanchez takes next in his professional baseball career, it’ll begin with baby steps. Fortunately for the southpaw, that hasn’t […]

Matt Garza Would Be Ideal Piece To Complete Seattle Mariners’ Makeover

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At this point, it’d be almost reckless for the Seattle Mariners to stop, no? After all, limbo is a special kind of punishment that no team’s fanbase deserves to suffer, and if the M’s don’t complete their remarkable offseason metamorphosis […]

Addition Of Tomo Ohka Serves As Punch Line For Toronto Blue Jays’ Quiet Winter Meetings

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No, Tomo Ohka reuniting with the Toronto Blue Jays isn’t a joke. Though given the circumstances of what has a been a very quiet offseason, it might as well be. Yes, in the big picture of things, this was a […]

Can Brett Anderson Find Success With Colorado Rockies?

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In many ways, after all the rumors, a trade away from the Oakland Athletics was just what Brett Anderson needed. The only problem? The scenery changed from one of the most pitcher-friendly environments to arguably the most hitter-friendly one. There […]

Toronto Blue Jays Should Seize Opportunity To Move On From Adam Lind Era With Logan Morrison

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Yes, the Toronto Blue Jays‘ biggest goals should still be to fix the starting pitching staff and second base. With those two pursuits looking fairly fruitless thus far, however, why not take the opportunity upgrade elsewhere if it presents itself? […]

Baltimore Orioles Rumors: Potential Grant Balfour Signing Comes With Red Flags

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After trading Jim Johnson and his back-to-back 50-plus save seasons, it makes sense that the Baltimore Orioles would be looking to find a cheaper alternative to fill the ninth-inning role during the Winter Meetings. That said, they probably want to […]