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Mariners Trade Michael Pineda to Yankees For Jesus Montero

Friday night, Jon Heyman, Jerry Crasnick, and Larry Stone reported that the Seattle Mariners and New York Yankees had come to an agreement on a blockbuster trade featuring two young, very talented players. Michael Pineda, Seattleā€™s [...]

Albert Pujols Headed to Angels For $254 Million

According to Buster Olney via Twitter, former St. Louis Cardinals star first baseman Albert Pujols has agreed to a 10-year deal with the Anaheim Angels, worth an estimated $254 million. Per reports, Pujols’ new deal is [...]

Jose Reyes Signs With Marlins

The top non-first-baseman is off the market before the first day of Winter Meetings, as Jose Reyes has reportedly signed a six-year, $106 Million deal with the Miami Marlins. The Marlins, have now signed two of [...]

Casey McGehee Hits Three Homers in Brewers Win

Milwaukee Brewers Third Baseman Casey McGehee was the hero Wednesday afternoon, hitting three home runs and registering five RBI in an impressive 10-5 win over the St. Louis Cardinals. The win put Milwaukee 3.5 games ahead [...]

Alex Rodriguez Facing Suspension Over Gambling Allegations

According to a report from ThirdAge.com, New York Yankees star third baseman Alex Rodriguez could face a suspension for illegal gambling allegations. Per the report, Wallace Matthews of ESPN New York said, “”Major League Baseball is [...]

Shane Victorino to Have Thumb Examined

According to MLBlogs.com, Philadelphia Phillies Outfielder Shane Victorino will miss most of this week as he gets his right thumb examined by hand specialist Dr. Randall Culp in Philadelphia. Victorino reportedly jammed his thumb while going [...]

Jose Reyes Not Rushing Back to Lineup

According to ESPNNewYork.com, New York Mets star shortstop Jose Reyes will not rush back from his hamstring injury. Reyes reportedly will assess his injury again before today’s game, and will then make a decision. Fantasy Analysis [...]

Albert Pujols Out 4-6 Weeks With Forearm Fracture

Albert Pujols Out 4-6 Weeks With Forearm Fracture

According to Ken Rosenthal via Twitter, St. Louis Cardinals star first baseman Albert Pujols is expected to miss 4-6 weeks with a forearm fracture. Fantasy Analysis Due to the Cardinals’ tendency to be overly optimistic in [...]

Florida Marlins Hire Jack McKeon as Interim Manager

According to Jon Heyman via Twitter, the Florida Marlins have hired 80-year old Jack McKeon as their interim manager to finish the 2011 season. McKeon takes over for Edwin Rodriguez following his resignation after a poor [...]

Oakland Athletics Fire Manager, Hire New One

The Oakland Athletics have reportedly fired their team manager after a rough start to the 2011 MLB season, and have decided to move into another direction. The A’s are slumping big time, and responded to yesterday’s [...]