Archive for the ‘Rumors’ Category

New York Jets showing interest in Ed Reed

Thursday, November 14th, 2013

When the Houston Texans let safety Ed Reed go earlier this week, we all knew someone would pick him up. While his former team, the Baltimore Ravens, aren't interested in a reunion, the New York Jets reportedly want to bring the nine-time Pro Bowler aboard. Jets head coach Rex Ryan was ...

Detroit Tigers interested in Brian Wilson as closer

Tuesday, November 12th, 2013

Brian Wilson made a fairly miraculous recovery from a second Tommy John surgery on his pitching elbow this year to be a valuable member of the Los Angeles Dodgers' bullpen. He was so good that the Detroit Tigers are reportedly interested in bringing him aboard as the team's closer for ...

New York Yankees will go hard after Masahiro Tanaka this offseason

Saturday, November 9th, 2013

Japanese starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka will be one of the most sought-after players on baseball's free agent market this winter. Someone will almost surely pay the 25-year-old right-hander a ton of money, and apparently the New York Yankees are willing to do just that to get him. Tanaka is considered by ...

Brandon Phillips: Cincinnati Reds plan to trade second baseman this winter

Friday, October 18th, 2013

The Cincinnati Reds bowed out of the 2013 playoffs in the one-game wild card round in disappointing fashion. After firing manager Dusty Baker, the Reds are apparently not done remaking their organization. Word has now come that they plan on trading second baseman Brandon Phillips this winter as well. Phillips posted ...

Josh Freeman: Buccaneers contacting every NFL team about QB

Tuesday, October 1st, 2013

The Tampa Bay Buccaneers are working overtime in an attempt to trade quarterback Josh Freeman as the rift between the team and former first-round pick continues to grow. It has even been reported that the Bucs are in the process of contacting every single NFL team in an attempt to ...

MLB Rumors: Pittsburgh Pirates eye Justin Morneau for stretch

Tuesday, August 27th, 2013

On Tuesday the Pittsburgh Pirates acquired outfielder Marlon Byrd and catcher John Buck from the New York Mets to bolster their squad for the stretch run. According to reports, the team isn't satisfied and has its eyes on an even bigger name to help its quest for a playoff spot. John ...

MLB Trade Rumors: Texas Rangers eyeing several bats

Thursday, July 25th, 2013

The Texas Rangers landed Matt Garza earlier this week from the Chicago Cubs, but the team appears to be far from done adding to its current roster. With outfielder Nelson Cruz potentially facing a suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal, the Rangers are looking to add at least ...

Wayne Rooney: Manchester United rejects Chelsea’s bid for star

Thursday, July 18th, 2013

Wayne Rooney won't be leaving Manchester United any time soon. Chelsea reportedly made a strong bid to sign the striker, but his current club rejected the overtures. New Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho publicly expressed admiration for Rooney last week and on Wednesday the team released a statement that it had, indeed ...