Scouting The MLB - July 3

Our Daily Fantasy Sports expert breaks down Thursday's 7-game MLB slate
July 3, 2014

Scouting The MLB - June 28

Our Daily Fantasy Sports expert breaks down Saturday's MLB slate
June 28, 2014

Astros Surprise Rangers With Opening Win

Rick Ankiel and the Houston Astros made an impressive debut in the American League, trouncing the Texas Rangers 8-2 Sunday in the major league opener and giving Bo Porter a win in his first game as manager.
April 1, 2013

Bucs wanted Bedard instead of Maholm

When Paul Maholm signed with the Cubs as a free agent for one year and $4.75 million last week, many Pittsburgh fans wondered why the Pirates didn't step up to keep maybe the most consistent starting pitcher they've had in the past decade.
January 29, 2012

Pirates sign lefty Erik Bedard

The Pittsburgh Pirates today announced they have agreed to terms with left-handed pitcher Erik Bedard on a contract for the 2012 season.
December 7, 2011

Mariners Cleaning House

Seattle on Thursday made another long-awaited step towards securing its future, finally viewing aging first baseman Richie Sexson as a sunk cost by releasing the underperforming veteran. Over the past two seasons, hitting a baseball has been extremely difficult for Sexson, perhaps the ultimate example or the face of the Mariners' willingness to overpay for aging, unproductive stars on the decline.
July 10, 2008

Firing Bavasi Right Move

The Seattle Mariners on Monday afternoon fired their embattled general manager, Bill Bavasi. Bavasi took over a promising franchise at the end of the 2003 season, but made a plethora of poor baseball-related decisions that have crippled the organization. The Mariners' dismal showing over first few months and poor record proved to be the last straw, though.
June 16, 2008

Erik Bedard Trade Official... Finally

It may have taken two months to complete, but Erik Bedard is finally a Seattle Mariner. In return, the Orioles have received CF Adam Jones, LHP's George Sherrill and Tony Butler, and RHP's Chris Tillman and Kam Mickolio.
February 8, 2008