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Nationals have ‘moved on’ from Bryce Harper; owner Mark Lerner says he hasn’t heard...

Bryce Harper is at the moment a Nationals lifer, but that figures to change soon. The coveted free agent seems likely bound for the Phillies, but the Giants and Padres -- yes, Machado's Padres -- remain in contention. And...

MLB rumors: Padres not out on Bryce Harper after Manny Machado signing; Phillies have...

As we close in on games in the Cactus and Grapefruit Leagues, Manny Machado is finally off the board, but Bryce Harper remains unsigned at this late hour. That means we've got a healthy supply of buzz even as...

Padres announce Manny Machado’s 10-year deal: ‘Manny is the right player at the right...

It's official: The San Diego Padres have signed Manny Machado. The team announced the 10-year megadeal with the free-agent infielder on Thursday. The reported $300 million contract, which is the largest for a free agent in Major League history, includes...

Why has Craig Kimbrel’s free agent market been so quiet? Numbers show his days...

Time was when a decorated, frontline closer like Craig Kimbrel would have long ago been snatched up from the market. This, however, is the winter of 2018-19, and for a variety of reasons the free agent market isn't what...

MLB rumors: Phillies ramping up negotiations with Bryce Harper; Mets’ Noah Syndergaard not interested...

As we close in on Cactus and Grapefruit League play, Manny Machado is finally off the board, but Bryce Harper remains unsigned at this very late hour. That means we've got a healthy supply of buzz even as we...

MLB rumors: Bryce Harper turned down multiple $300M offers; Yankees’ range for Manny Machado...

Tuesday was great because baseball had big news with Manny Machado agreeing to sign with the Padres for 10 years and $300 million. Hopefully the remaining big-name free agents come off the board soon and we can start concentrating...

World Series odds: How Manny Machado’s deal with the Padres impacts the field

The latest World Series odds from Westgate show the Padres with a decent bump after reportedly locking up Manny Machado to a massive $300 million contract. San Diego is still behind nine teams in the National League and sit at 50-1...

How Manny Machado’s deal impacts Bryce Harper, Craig Kimbrel and other big names on...

Finally, Manny Machado has agreed to sign and it is with the Padres for 10 years and $300 million. The signing should knock something loose here for the remaining big-name free agents. Let's run through.  All along, it was assumed...

Pirates owner Bob Nutting says his team’s payroll isn’t ‘controllable’ following dormant offseason

The Pirates were a playoff team for three straight seasons from 2013-15, but they've now missed the playoffs three straight years. Last season, they were 82-79 and return mostly the same team this time around. If there was a...

MLB reportedly plans to crack down on sign stealing with new rules in 2019...

Major League Baseball will be implementing new rules -- or, really, firming them up to adapt to technology -- to crack down on sign stealing in the coming weeks, reports Tom Verducci of Sports Illustrated.. There's already a rule...

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