Los Angeles Angels designated hitter Shohei Ohtani. MLB rumors MLB free agency (Darren Yamashita-USA TODAY Sports) The 2022 offseason isn’t even over yet as players continue to sign with new teams. Here are 5 way-too-early predictions for the 2023 offseason. The 2022 Major League Baseball offseason is essentially over, with all the big names finding
Sep 16, 2022; Atlanta, Georgia, USA; Atlanta Braves right fielder Ronald Acuna Jr. (13) celebrates after hitting a two run home run against the Philadelphia Phillies in the eighth inning at Truist Park. MLB Power Rankings Mandatory Credit: Brett Davis-USA TODAY Sports Our latest MLB Power Rankings take a look at the best-case scenario for
Philadelphia Phillies President of Baseball Operations Dave Dombrowski. (Rhona Wise-USA TODAY Sports) With the major signings and trades already done, it’s time to ask: Who are the MLB offseason’s biggest winners and losers? Carlos Correa signed with the Minnesota Twins. Aaron Judge signed with the New York Yankees. Trea Turner signed with the Philadelphia Phillies
Andruw Jones, Atlanta Braves. MLB Power Rankings, Baseball Hall of Fame (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images) MLB Power Rankings of the biggest Hall of Fame snub from every team. Scott Rolen and Fred McGriff had been Hall of Fame snubs for a couple of years. McGriff, more so, even fell off the regular ballot and
Brian Anderson takes savage shot at Marlins after signing with the Brewers. The man won’t let some things go. Brian Anderson, the newest member of the Milwaukee Brewers, joined the club just a few days ago on a one-year, $3.5M contract. His first game with the Brew Crew will be the first he’s ever played
TORONTO, ON – JULY 14: George Springer #4 of the Toronto Blue Jays slams his helmet against the Kansas City Royals after flying out to end the seventh inning during their MLB game at the Rogers Centre on July 14, 2022 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. MLB Power Rankings (Photo by Mark Blinch/Getty Images) This week’s
ANAHEIM, CALIFORNIA – SEPTEMBER 29: Shohei Ohtani #17 of the Los Angeles Angels celebrates with his teammate Mike Trout #27 after defeating the Oakland Athletics in the ninth inning at Angel Stadium of Anaheim on September 29, 2022 in Anaheim, California. MLB Power Rankings (Photo by Michael Owens/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings will
Just one offseason after acquiring Matt Olson from Oakland, the Braves swung another bargain with the A’s, trading for catcher Sean Murphy. A controllable asset at a position of value? The Atlanta Braves are definitely interested. The Oakland Athletics fire sale will continue until they leave for Las Vegas, evidently. With no signs of life
OAKLAND, CALIFORNIA – OCTOBER 04: Sean Murphy #12 of the Oakland Athletics at bat against the Los Angeles Angels at RingCentral Coliseum on October 04, 2022 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images) Chris Bassitt contract details: Blue Jays fill out rotation in the best way by Scott Rogust Cowboys sign Odell Beckham Jr.
The Atlanta Braves, Oakland Athletics, and Milwaukee Brewers pulled off a huge trade involving catchers Sean Murphy and William Contreras. Here are the prospects that were on the move in the deal. This offseason, reports indicated that the Oakland Athletics were once again open to moving one of their key players to a new team.
Former Atlanta Braves catcher William Contreras was dealt to the Milwaukee Brewers as part of a three-team trade with the Oakland Athletics. He wasn’t happy about it. This isn’t to suggest that William Contreras won’t eventually adjust to the idea of being a Milwaukee Brewer. For now, though, it’s all a little shocking. Just a
The Atlanta Braves were recently involved in a three-team trade for catcher Sean Murphy, one of the most bizarre trades in baseball, and the Brewers may have gotten the best outcome. The Atlanta Braves have been undergoing some serious roster construction to stay a winning team over the past few years, so there’s no surprise
The Seattle Mariners are matching the Houston Astros round for round so far this offseason, trading for Milwaukee Brewers infielder Kolten Wong. Kolten Wong is coming off his best offensive season, as he recorded career highs in home runs and OPS+. It wasn’t a surprising move for a Brewers team that prioritizes contract flexibility, as
The Minnesota Twins are willing to trade batting champion Luis Arraez if it helps them acquire some high-end pitching. The Twins could lose both Carlos Correa and Luis Arraez in the same offseason. That is, if Minnesota does indeed trade the 2022 AL batting champion. Per Dan Hayes of The Athletic, the Twins are willing
Where each team ranks following the Winter Meetings in this week’s MLB Power Rankings. This week’s MLB Power Rankings will take a look at the last week or so for all 30 teams. Gathered together for the Winter Meetings, it was a chance for more action in the hot stove. Some teams made splashes. Some
The Mariners and Brewers were perfect trade partners, both achieving exactly what they wanted in the Kolten Wong-Jesse Winker swap. In recent days, the Milwaukee Brewers had been aggressively shopping second baseman Kolten Wong. The team wanted to create an opening for rookie infielder Brice Turang and allocate Wong’s $10 million salary to a different
This week on Inside the Clubhouse, we’re looking at the trade market for Kolten Wong, the market for starting and relief pitchers and breaking down the details on newly signed contracts. The Milwaukee Brewers are shopping second baseman Kolten Wong and have been in discussions with several teams, according to sources familiar with the team’s
Putting together a trade package for the Atlanta Braves to land Dansby Swanson’s replacement. With recent news coming out that the Atlanta Braves may have to prepare for life without Dansby Swanson, it’s just about that time to put together a trade package for his replacement. But first, some back story. Swanson, 28, is a
St. Louis Cardinals. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports This week’s MLB Power Rankings takes a look at the 10 teams that are in the most desperate need to win the 2023 World Series. There is no desperation for the Houston Astros to win the 2023 World Series. After winning it all in 2022, they
Who has won more recently, the Brewers or Packers? The answer might surprise you! The Green Bay Packers might sit second in the NFC North, but the real tone around the organization is a lot dimmer than that location in the standings would suggest. At just 3-6, the Packers hit their deepest low yet on
This week’s MLB Power Rankings predicts the best free agent each team signs this offseason. (Photo by Todd Kirkland/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings predicts the best free agent each of the 30 teams will sign. What’s next for all 30 MLB teams? Free agency is a hot topic right now as it’s set
MLB Power Rankings of the 10 best trade candidates this offseason. (Photo by Dylan Buell/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings takes a look at the 10 best trade candidates around the league and where they could end up. Free agency can be fun and sometimes easy to predict or at least narrow down some
The Milwaukee Brewers should regret trading Josh Hader, especially after the Padres Game 3 win. At the time, I did not agree with the Milwaukee Brewers’ decision to trade Josh Hader. And on Friday night, as Hader brought the San Diego Padres within a game of the National League Championship Series, that decision looks even
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – SEPTEMBER 10: Andrew McCutchen #24 of the Milwaukee Brewers celebrates a two run home run during the eighth inning against the Cincinnati Reds at American Family Field on September 10, 2022 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by Stacy Revere/Getty Images) These three Milwaukee Brewers free agents won’t be back next year and this
This week’s MLB Power Rankings takes a look at the biggest free agent need for each non-playoff team. (Photo by Mitchell Layton/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings takes a look at the biggest free agent need for the 18 teams that failed to make the 2022 MLB playoffs. Twelve teams entered the MLB playoffs.
The San Diego Padres aren’t as high in the MLB Power Rankings as they expected to be by October. (Photo by Denis Poroy/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings takes a closer look exclusively at the 12 teams currently lined up to appear in this year’s postseason. Only three games remain on the MLB schedule.
The Pittsburgh Pirates have taken over last place in the MLB Power Rankings. (Photo by Jamie Squire/Getty Images) It’s unbelievable. This is the start of the final full week of Major League Baseball. The MLB Power Rankings won’t change much between now and the time the postseason begins. However, we do see some flipping within
TORONTO, ON – APRIL 12: Home plate umpire Quinn Wolcott #81 looks on during the Tampa Bay Rays MLB game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre on April 12, 2019 in Toronto, Canada. (Photo by Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images) There were some important calls made by umpires in games that have impacted the MLB
MILWAUKEE, WISCONSIN – SEPTEMBER 18: Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees reacts after hitting a double in the ninth inning against the Milwaukee Brewers at American Family Field on September 18, 2022 in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. (Photo by John Fisher/Getty Images) With just over two weeks left in the regular season, some MLB
The Washington Nationals are getting cozy in the last-place spot of the MLB Power Rankings. (Photo by Greg Fiume/Getty Images) This week’s MLB Power Rankings include a couple of playoff clinches and a few clubs flinching as they barely hold onto a postseason berth. This is the home stretch. Teams are finding themselves clinching playoff