San Francisco Giants: Melky Cabrera Reportedly Not Welcome Back to Team

Wednesday, August 22nd, 2012

As we all know by now, Melky Cabrera was suspended 50 games last week by Major League Baseball thanks to testing positive for performance-enhancing drugs. His 50-game suspension would leave open the possibility of returning to the San Francisco Giants at some point in the postseason, but that is unlikely ...

Miami Marlins Already Trying to Dump Carlos Lee

Friday, August 3rd, 2012

Back on July 4, the Miami Marlins acquired Carlos Lee from the Houston Astros in exchange for minor leaguers Matt Dominguez and Rob Rassmussen. Less than a month later, it appears the Marlins are doing whatever they can to ship Lee out of town. Reports have surfaced that leading up to ...

Red Sox Rumors: Josh Beckett on the Block?

Monday, July 30th, 2012

As Tuesday's Major League Baseball trade deadline approaches, the Boston Red Sox are reportedly fielding calls for starting pitcher Josh Beckett. The Atlanta Braves and Los Angeles Dodgers have been in contact with the Red Sox about Beckett, but the team has actually been aggressively shopping the 32-year-old to several teams. ...

Houston Astros Rumors: Team Willing To Deal Anyone and Everyone

Friday, July 27th, 2012

The Houston Astros have already unloaded Carlos Lee, Brett Myers, Brandon Lyon and Wandy Rodriguez, but that doesn't mean they are done selling. In fact, according to reports, Houston is willing to part with virtually anyone on its roster. Though the club isn't really interested in moving diminutive second baseman Jose ...

Philadelphia Phillies: Cliff Lee Now on the Trading Block

Thursday, July 26th, 2012

The Philadelphia Phillies made big news on Wednesday by locking up Cole Hamels with a six-year, $144 million contract. While the deal gives both Hamels and the Phillies security long-term, Philadelphia still appears to be in sell-mode. That means fellow starting pitcher Cliff Lee could be on his way out ...

MLB Trade Rumors: Miami Marlins Ace Josh Johnson on the Move?

Tuesday, July 24th, 2012

The Miami Marlins are in full-on sell mode right now and they aren't done moving pieces. After shipping Omar Infante and Anibal Sanchez to the Detroit Tigers, we have been told the Marlins are ready to start listening to offers for ace starting pitcher Josh Johnson. The Marlins have been terribly ...

Chicago Cubs Rumors: Dodgers Make Offer For Ryan Dempster

Friday, July 20th, 2012

The Los Angeles Dodgers have fallen behind in the National League West race and are now desperately trying to right the ship. With that in mind they have officially made an offer to the Chicago Cubs for right-hander Ryan Dempster. The Dodgers have long been considered the front-runners for Dempster, but ...

Philadelphia Phillies, Cole Hamels Talking Long-Term Deal

Thursday, July 19th, 2012

For most of the season it was assumed that the Philadelphia Phillies would trade left-hander Cole Hamels at some point, since the three-time All-Star will hit free agency when the year is over. The conventional wisdom was that the Phillies couldn't afford to be competitive for him money-wise because of ...