Jose Bautista returns to the Blue Jays after testing free agency

Jose Bautista returns to the Blue Jays after testing free agency

Jose Bautista is staying with the Toronto Blue Jays after all. Bautista, 36, rejected the team’s one-year qualifying offer in November that would have paid him $17.2 million in the 2017 season. Instead, he opted to test the free-agent market, which wasn’t as lucrative as he expected. Limited to 116 games by injuries last season, […]

The Cleveland Indians wish a fond farewell to a World Series hero

The Cleveland Indians wish a fond farewell to a World Series hero

As the Cleveland Indians prepare to welcome their new slugger – Edwin Encarnacion is putting the finishing touches on his big free-agent deal – they are saying goodbye to another. Outfielder Rajai Davis, who was known more for his legs (an AL-best 43 stolen bases last season) than his power (career-high 12 homers) until one […]

Report: Nationals prepared to move on from Harper after $400M request

Report: Nationals prepared to move on from Harper after $400M request

Bryce Harper has an idea of what he’s worth, and the Washington Nationals don’t appear to agree. Washington is balking at Harper’s contract demands – which could exceed 10 years in length and $400 million in value – in early discussions about a contract extension, and they’re set to move on after the 2018 season, […]

Latest On Chris Sale’s Trade Market

The Braves have already added three starting pitchers in Bartolo Colon, R.A. Dickey and Jaime Garcia early this offseason, and they’re now trying to swing a trade with the White Sox for ace Chris Sale, according to Fanrag’s Jon Heyman. However, there’s competition in the form of the Astros, Nationals, Red Sox, Rangers and Dodgers, […]