Yu Darvish

10 Dec 18
WritersWrite

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10 Dec 18
There's no crying in baseball blog

Hey Y’all, how is everyone doing on this fine ass Sunday night? So as you know the 2018 MLB winter meetings start tonight at 8 in Las Vegas and will last until next Thursday. The winter meetings are the most important week for every MLB team in the offseason. Reps from all 30 MLB teams […]

09 Dec 18
Views From The Shower

The time has come! Its the winter meetings and we have one of the biggest names in baseball getting ready to hear pitches from interested teams in his hometown of Las Vegas. Per Bob Nightengale: Harper, 26, with an MVP award already on his résumé, is one of the most highly sought-after free agents in baseball […]

09 Dec 18
UltraSports.TV

CHICAGO — there was a growing sense that baseball’s offseason is about to gather a head of steam. Cubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein fortified that feeling when asked this week if he felt the up coming Winter Meetings will be occupied. “It looks like there is tons of commerce talk but still a […]

08 Dec 18
Heavy.com

Here is the latest Cubs buzz on Bryce Harper and Corey Kluber

08 Dec 18
Archy news nety

How realistic do you think the crew is pushing for one of these big names starting in this offseason?– @CoreyDCaldwell on Twitter If they did not push last winter – remember, later reports on Yu Darvish revealed that the Brewers were not even remotely engaged as suggested – so I do not see them pushing […]

08 Dec 18
WGEH

The ghosts of free-agent signings past have been as big a part of this offseason as the current free agents. The two big targets — Bryce Harper and Manny Machado — have yet to sign as the Winter Meetings begin. But Robinson Cano, who received the top free-agent deal of the 2013-14 offseason (10 years, […]

08 Dec 18
High Velocity Sport

How much money could be spent in Vegas on free agents? https://ift.tt/2B1L9h5 With the winter meetings opening Sunday, free-agent contracts figure to be discussed at a dizzying clip, with proposals — and cash — being tossed in every direction. There have been 39 free-agent contracts signed for at least $100 million (including this week’s deal […]

07 Dec 18
The Loop Sports

With the Washington Nationals’ recent signing of Patrick Corbin for $140 million, Daniel Shepard suggests putting the Cubs’ signing of Yu Darvish last off-season in perspective.

07 Dec 18
High Velocity Sport

Kluber for Schwarber and more trades we want to see in Vegas https://ift.tt/2REeQvF Trades have dominated the hot stove season so far, and why should that stop in Las Vegas? Before the winter meetings begin in Sin City, we identified another wave of big-name players who could be on the move and asked ESPN.com’s David […]

07 Dec 18
The baseball bats fanatic

While fans, pundits and other teams all try to parse the Mariners’ flurry of offseason moves, Seattle GM Jerry Dipoto chatted with Fancred’s Jon Heyman and made a few definitive statements. Dipoto went on the record to indicate that the Mariners won’t be adding star right fielder Mitch Haniger to any trades as a means […]

07 Dec 18
Canoe

CHICAGO — Closer Brandon Morrow likely will miss the start of the season for the Chicago Cubs following arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow last month. Chicago president of baseball operations Theo Epstein revealed Thursday that Morrow’s operation took place on Nov. 6. The Cubs waited to make an announcement because Morrow’s recovery will impact […]

07 Dec 18

(Photo Courtesy of Getty Images) Look, I’ve never been one to criticize Theo Epstein. And if I have, I haven’t done it often. But we’re getting close to me getting angry and very critical. Critical to the point where I’m going to be ready to move on from Theo Epstein if things are like this […]

06 Dec 18
National Post

CHICAGO — Closer Brandon Morrow likely will miss the start of the season for the Chicago Cubs following arthroscopic surgery on his right elbow last month. Chicago president of baseball operations Theo Epstein revealed Thursday that Morrow’s operation took place on Nov. 6. The Cubs waited to make an announcement because Morrow’s recovery will impact […]