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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, 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, 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, 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 [...]

Buster Posey Suffers Broken Fibula, Strained Ankle

Update: 5/27/2011 Posey has reportedly suffered a broken fibula and a severe ankle strain, and is expected to miss at least two months of action. Posey did manage to escape any major ligament damage and his [...]

Yankees’ Rafael Soriano Out 6-8 Weeks

According to Andrew Marchand via Twitter, New York Yankees relief pitcher Rafael Soriano is expectef to miss roughly 6-8 weeks due to elbow soreness. Soriano has experienced inflammation and soreness and probably could use a break [...]

Colorado’s Jorge De La Rosa Out For Season

According to the Denver Post, Colorado Rockies starting pitcher Jorge De La Rosa’s 2011 season is over after sustaining a complete ligament tear is his left elbow. De La Rosa is expected to undergo Tommy John [...]