Mariners Still Seeking Power, Reacquire Morse

The Mariners continued to try and address their punchless offense on Wednesday by reacquiring Mike Morse from the National in a 3-way trade. But did they actually make the team worse in the process as many are claiming?
January 17, 2013

Interview With XM Radio's Grant Paulsen

A student at George Mason University in Virginia, Grant Paulsen is the host of "Minors and Majors," a two-hour weekly show focusing on Major League Baseball and its minor league prospects on XM Radio. Grant recently offered his opinions about the latest news and notes around the league in an interview with
August 2, 2008

Only Time Will Tell

Rays Executive VP of Baseball Operations Andrew Friedman was not willing to meet the Pittsburgh Pirates' asking price. There is no way that the Rays would have matched what they received, says Tyler Hissey. And while the club will get criticized for not making any moves, a verdict on the decision not to give up Wade Davis or Jeremy Hellickson to make any other moves will not be reached for years
July 31, 2008

Manny Had To Go

The blockbuster trade involving Manny Ramirez will benefit all parties, to a degree. The Pittsburgh Pirates, who got more in return than what they would have received in a package from the Tampa Bay Rays, appear to the the winners. Ramirez had to be dealt, though, says Tyler Hissey.
July 31, 2008

Bucs Trade Bay In Three Team Deal

PITTSBURGH--The Pittsburgh Pirates pulled the trigger on a trade involving Jason Bay. The deal involved the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers.
July 31, 2008

Bay Not Coming To Tampa Bay, Headed To Boston

According to Bill Chastain of, the Tampa Bay Rays had an agreement to send Reid Brignac and Jeff Niemann to the Pittsburgh Pirates in exchange for Jason Bay. However, the deal did not go through, as Bay is being shipped to the Boston Red Sox in a three-player deal with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
July 31, 2008

Trade Deadline Live Blog

Will the Manny deal go through? Will Griffey approve on his deal? Keeping you up to date on all of the latest trade winds. Feel free to ask a question. The blog will last right up until the 4:00 deadline.
July 31, 2008