FanIQ Tagged: MLB Rumors

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Cleveland Indians: Rebuilding for the Future...and 2013?

12/31/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Cleveland Indians, backed by a new Fox Television deal (worth a reported 10 years and $400 million), are looking to shed their smaller-market s...

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Boston Red Sox: Mike Napoli and Team Still Out on Deal

1/2/13 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

As the clock nears closer to midnight, and countless masses of people fixate on the ball drop into another year, the Boston Red Sox and Mike Napoli...

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Los Angeles Dodgers: Fear the Beard?

12/28/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Although the holiday season and re-run friendly TV has passed for another year, there are still more than a few MLB teams looking to a bearded man ...

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Chicago Cubs: Was Signing Edwin Jackson A Necessary Move?

12/21/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Had the Mayan time keepers gotten things right—leaving the world at an end today with only John Cusack to save us— some of the Chicago ...

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MLB Rumors: Should Nick Swisher Go to the Texas Rangers?

12/20/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Nick Swisher, now that top-tier players have been picked off the free agent market, is currently weighing the three or four teams interested in his...

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Texas Rangers: Why the Offseason is Not a Total Failure

12/19/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Texas Rangers, after falling short to acquire Zack Greinke, and losing Josh Hamilton to the Angels, are struggling this offseason to fill needs...

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Kevin Youkilis to the Yankees: A Good Fit for an Unexpected Situation

12/11/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The New York Yankees made their first inked-effort to help cover the unexpected void at third base in 2013, signing Kevin Youkilis to a one-year de...

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Zack Greinke to the Los Angeles Dodgers: 2013 World Series Champions?

12/9/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Los Angeles Dodgers are continuing their monetary pursuit towards excellence (they hope), reportedly spending big to get coveted free-agent pit...

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New York Mets: Extending David Wright's Contract is a Smart Move

11/30/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

New York Mets' third baseman David Wright reportedly will get his wish: finishing his All-Star career with the team that brought him onto the M...

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Close Out Special: The New York Yankees Make Mariano Rivera an Offer

11/29/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The pitcher-of-choice in the ninth inning for the New York Yankees' 2013 season, assuming they have the lead, will look very familiar once agai...

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Un-Bourn: The Braves Sign Free Agent B.J. Upton to a 5-Year Deal

11/28/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

While baseball insiders wait and watch what the Washington Nationals, the NL East team with ample cash and easiness of shopping for wants instead o...

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When Breaking News Doesn't Shock Anyone: Carlos Ruiz Added to the PED List

11/27/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Did yet another MLB player getting suspended for PEDs surprise anyone?   It's ok. I doubt there was anyone in the "shock-and-awe&qu...

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No Solution for Aging A-Rod: The Tampa Bay Rays Keep Evan Longoria Locked Up

11/27/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

Sometimes MLB teams, or any sport for that matter, will do anything to keep other organizations from benefiting now, or in the future.   ...

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Miami Marlins' Wave of Destruction: It Just Landed in Tampa Bay

11/23/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Miami Marlins recent craziness and subsequent fire sale of players has spilled out of the confines South beach, polluting the bay area to the n...

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MLB Offseason Moves: The Toronto Blue Jays Strike First, Allegedly.

11/13/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Toronto Blue Jays, in light of being the cellar-dweller in the AL East for years, look to be making alleged strides towards erasing the trend i...

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Knuckles Out: Why Let R.A. Dickey Go?

11/13/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The New York Mets are currently stirring up the rumor-mill, in Indian Wells, CA., over the fate of ace pitcher—albeit older—R.A. Dickey...

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Texas Rangers Look to be Passing on Josh Hamilton...For Good.

11/4/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The Dallas Cowboys fall from a self-entitled grace may be the only thing shielding attention from the baseball world in Texas this week. However...

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Mariano Rivera's Comeback with the Yankees: Do They Need to Add Age?

11/4/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

The New York Yankees are currently faced with a difficult decision for 2013: Do they rely on another aging superstar of yesteryear, allowing a fina...

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Washington Nationals Free Agency: Getting Adam LaRoche Back is Key

11/2/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect

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Washington Nationals Free Agency: Getting Adam LaRoche Back is Key

11/2/12 in MLB   |   This_is_Rick   |   265 respect