Orioles Targeting Hechavarria?

  First off, the Baltimore Orioles are in a hunt for a playoff spot, but they need to add a shortstop to the roster after losing J.J. Hardy for the next two months with an injury he sustained. According to Herald’s Clark Spencer, the Orioles are looking at the defensive guru. In addition, Adeiny Hechavarria…

One Move Boston Should Consider

 To begin, the Boston Red Sox are in the hunt to make the playoffs, but unproductive play has led to an opinion on what they should do soon or in the upcoming weeks via free agency or trade.  First off, the signing of Pablo Sandoval has been a huge failure due to the amount of…

Rays Trade For Plouffe

  Today, the Tampa Bay Rays struck a trade with the Oakland Athletics that will send Trevor Plouffe to the Rays and the A’s will either receive a player to be named or cash, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. MLB.com’s Mark Feinsand reported that the Rays will also acquire addition cash…

Angels Add Fister To The Mix

Credit: MLB.com Today, the Los Angeles Angels added right-handed starter Doug Fister, which will most likely be a one-year deal. The deal was first reported by SB Nation’s Chris Cotillo. The 33-year-old pitcher took a while to sign, which I still do not know why, as he is a solid back end of the rotation…

Indians Lock Up Jose Ramirez

 Later this Friday evening, the Cleveland Indians decided to keep their young core together by extending Jose Ramirez to a four-year deal over what is said to believe of a real estimate of $26MM, according to Jeff Passan of Yahoo Sports.  In addition, this deal will start entering the 2018 season. The deal will set…

Adam Lind To The Nationals

  The Washington Nationals bolster their bench by adding veteran first baseman Adam Lind on a one-year deal with a 2018 club option, according to FOX’s Ken Rosenthal. Jon Heyman of FanRag reports that Lind is taking a physical and SB Nation’s Chris Cotillo reports that it is a Major League deal. Now, when I…

Rays To Sign Nathan Eovaldi

  The Tampa Bay Rays continue to add to their roster by agreeing to terms with Nathan Eovaldi, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. It is a one-year deal worth $2 mil with a club option for 2018. His option will most likely be exercised after the 2017 season, if the Rays…

Blue Jays Add Jose Tabata To The Mix

Making a comeback is Jose Tabata, who just signed a minor-league deal with the Toronto Blue Jays, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag. Tabata is only 28 years old, and has lots of gas in the tank still. The former prized prospect was last seen in the Majors when he was in a Pittsburgh…

Rays Acquire Jose De Leon

The Tampa Bay Rays traded one of their best hitters in Logan Forsythe to the Los Angeles Dodgers, according to Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. The Dodgers were having talks with the Minnesota Twins to try and acquire Brian Dozier, but it stalled out, as the Twins wanted more in return than Jose…

Cardinals Prospect Watch: Paul DeJong

Today, lets take a trip down the St. Louis Cardinals farm system, where their 15th best prospect is drawing tons of attention within the organization. That man is third baseman Paul DeJong, a former fourth-round pick (131st overall) back in the 2015 draft. His minor league career has gone to plan, as he has improved…

Rays Acquire Smith And Two Prospects For Smyly

 Today, the Tampa Bay Rays acquired speedster Mallex Smith, southpaw pitcher Ryan Yarbrough, and shortstop Carlos Vargas for seasoned veteran Drew Smyly, as announced by the Mariners.  First off, Mallex Smith was traded earlier today to the Mariners in a four-player trade with the Atlanta Braves.   The young speedster will be competing for a roster…

Rays Sign Colby Rasmus 

 The Tampa Bay Rays made another off-season move and a typical Rays move. They sign Colby Rasmus to a one-year deal, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag and confirmed by Mark Berman of FOX 26. Expect the 30-year-old outfielder to platoon with Mikie Mahtook in left field, as Rasmus is not graded as a…