Slow-Moving Free Agent Market Has Some MLB Teams Re-Thinking & Over-Thinking Original Winter Plans

Most of the East Coast is bracing for a big winter storm this weekend, but baseball will soon be making its triumphant return. Although Spring Training is now under a month away, there’s still a significant amount of MLB players in search of a new home. As of Friday morning, the entire Hot Stove world… Read More »

Justin Upton Must Stop This Weird Offensive Trend With the Detroit Tigers

It took just about all winter, but outfielder Justin Upton is finally off the market, and he ended up getting everything he was looking for. This offseason’s free agent class is very deep in talent, but with many organizations prioritizing top-tier pitching, big names like Upton, Yoenis Cespedes and Chris Davis were left unsigned until… Read More »

After Losing Zack Greinke, Los Angeles Dodgers Gain Depth, Flexibility & Upside in Rotation

Since new ownership took over the Los Angeles Dodgers in 2012, the organization has set the following precedent: money is no obstacle when it comes to putting a winning product on the field. On Opening Day back in 2012, L.A. had the fourth-highest payroll in baseball, sitting just north of $160 million. By the time… Read More »

Cleveland Indians May be Burying Themselves in AL Central Before Season Even Starts

The Cleveland Indians haven’t reached the playoffs since earning a 2013 AL Wild Card berth, but manager Terry Francona has reasons to be optimistic following an 81-80 campaign. First off, the organization has posted three consecutive winning seasons. That hasn’t happened since guys like Jim Thome, Omar Vizquel and Roberto Alomar were on the roster… Read More »

Arizona Diamondbacks Have Improved for 2016, But Are Far From a Perfect Roster

As it currently stands, the 2016 edition of Spring Training is just over a month away. Judging from what’s transpired on the MLB Hot Stove, fans of a few teams in particular are more excited for the upcoming season than others. In case you haven’t already, lets put the Arizona Diamondbacks and their fans in… Read More »