Post Tagged with: "2017 mlb offseason"

  • Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Marcell Ozuna Traded From Marlins to Cardinals

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 13, 2017 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    The disbandment of the Miami Marlins roster continues, as the team has traded All-Star left fielder Marcell Ozuna to the St. Louis Cardinals, a source confirmed to ESPN on Wednesday. The deal, first reported by SiriusXM, is pending a physical. In return, the Marlins will receive right-handed pitching prospect Sandy […]

     
  • Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Marlins Agree to Trade Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 9, 2017 at 11:17 pm 0 comments

    After an ownership change, months of speculation and two vetoed trades, The Miami Marlins have agreed in principle to a deal that would send reigning National League MVP Giancarlo Stanton to the New York Yankees for second baseman Starlin Castro and prospects Jorge Guzman and Jose Devers. Stanton, 28, is […]

     
  • Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Shohei Ohtani Agrees to Deal With LA Angels

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 8, 2017 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    Shohei Ohtani, the Japanese two-way star who has become one of the biggest free agent names of the offseason, announced Friday he will sign with the Los Angeles Angels, ending the sweepstakes surrounding his move to the majors in a surprising decision. Ohtani, who intends to be both a starting […]

     
  • Shohei Ohtani Spurns Yankees, Red Sox; Wants to Play on West Coast

    Shohei Ohtani Spurns Yankees, Red Sox; Wants to Play on West Coast

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 3, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    The Babe Ruth of Japan, Shohei Ohtani, will not be playing in the city where Ruth became a legend. Nor will he play where the Babe began his career. New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman informed reporters Sunday night that Ohtani’s representatives have told the team that it will […]

     
  • Aaron Boone Reported to be Named Yankees New Manager

    Aaron Boone Reported to be Named Yankees New Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB December 1, 2017 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    Aaron Boone will be named the next manager of the New York Yankees, sources told ESPN’s Buster Olney. Boone, an ESPN baseball analyst since 2010, has never managed or coached at any level. The Yankees’ decision to replace Joe Girardi ultimately came down to Boone and San Francisco Giants bench […]

     
  • Atlanta Braves Lose 13 Prospects As Punishment for Int’l Violations

    Atlanta Braves Lose 13 Prospects As Punishment for Int’l Violations

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 21, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves lost 13 prospects and former general manager John Coppolella was banned for life by Major League Baseball on Tuesday for circumventing international signing rules from 2015 to 2017. Former Atlanta special assistant Gordon Blakeley, who was the team’s international scouting chief, was suspended from baseball for one […]

     
  • New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 15, 2017 at 11:47 am 0 comments

    Almost one month after the New York Mets announced that former Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway would replace Terry Collins as manager, they have formally announced his new pitching staff. With the departures of longtime pitching coach Dan Warthen and hitting coach Kevin Long looming, the team brought in […]

     
  • Qualifying Offers Given Out to Nine, Headlined by Jake Arrieta

    Qualifying Offers Given Out to Nine, Headlined by Jake Arrieta

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 6, 2017 at 11:37 pm 0 comments

    Kansas City Royals first baseman Eric Hosmer, third baseman Mike Moustakas and outfielder Lorenzo Cain were among nine free agents who have received $17.4 million qualifying offers from their teams. Chicago Cubs pitchers Jake Arrieta and Wade Davis also received the offers Monday, as did Tampa Bay pitcher Alex Cobb, […]

     
  • Masahiro Tanaka Declines Opt Out; Will Remain a Yankee

    Masahiro Tanaka Declines Opt Out; Will Remain a Yankee

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 3, 2017 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    Masahiro Tanaka has decided not to declare for free agency and instead will remain with the New York Yankees. As part of his original seven-year, $155 million contract signed in 2014, Tanaka had the right to opt out after his fourth season. “I have decided to stay with the Yankees […]

     
  • Washington Nationals Tap Davey Martinez as New Manager

    Washington Nationals Tap Davey Martinez as New Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 29, 2017 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    Davey Martinez will be announced as the new manager of the Washington Nationals after the World Series, a source told ESPN, confirming multiple reports. FanRag Sports first reported the news. Martinez has agreed to a three-year deal with an option, the source told ESPN, confirming a report by The Washington […]