Archive for the 'Free Agents' Category

Eliminating the draft could be good for pretty much everybody.

The demographics of baseball have changed greatly over the history of the game, but not always in the way we’d expect.

The Brewers’ new first baseman excelled in his time abroad.

Why should a free agent be less than free?

It wouldn’t take radical changes to make the process fairer, more efficient, and less unpleasant for everyone.

Dave Dombrowski is a good general manager with a couple of distinct failings. How has he adjusted to those in his early days with Boston?

A look at how the actions of MLB owners in the not-to-distant past may affect upcoming negotiations.

How can a strong performance in the majors in 2014 not get you a job on this side of the Pacific in 2015?

The ultimate struggle between the competing forces of baseball.

There were winners among even the cheapest teams in the last decade.

It might not be farfetched for compensatory picks to go away forever.

Breaking down the numbers to figure out what your team is likely to find waiting for it on the free agent market.

Do teams re-sign only their healthy players? The answer may surprise you.

The Miami Marlins have been executing a good team-building strategy.

Some players have been waiting a long time for Tanaka to leave the market

Monday’s deadline swelled the ranks of the free agent pool

The signings of Nolasco and Hughes appear futile, but they may indirectly help the club long term

What to do when you find some coins in the couch cushions

The Hot Seat returns after a one-week hiatus with an infield prospect who could make a fantasy impact in the near future.

Manny Ramirez brings his lovable hijinks back stateside.