Sources: Yankees' offer to Gerrit Cole eclipses record-setting Stephen Strasburg deal
The Yankees, who have made signing Gerrit Cole their top offseason priority, have made an offer to the right-hander that is more than the $245 million deal that Stephen Strasburg got from the Nationals, sources told ESPN.
Boston Globe sportswriter Nick Cafardo to be honored posthumously with Spink Award
Nick Cafardo, who began his career as a baseball columnist for the Boston Globe in 1989, will be honored posthumously with the Spink Award "for meritorious contributions to baseball writing." Cafardo, 62, died during spring training in February.
Cracking the code: Why signing free agents is paying off like never before
Do free agents get worse when they sign with new teams, as conventional wisdom -- and actual math -- has told us? Turns out: Not anymore.
Which stars are on the Dodgers' winter meetings shopping list?
Aiming to win a World Series, L.A. needs only top-end roster solutions. Which high-end players will it pursue?
Sources: Omaha replacing Secaucus as host of MLB's amateur draft
The Major League Baseball amateur draft is being moved to Omaha, Nebraska, in the days immediately before the College World Series, sources confirmed to ESPN.
Giants seek pitching, but few signs Madison Bumgarner returning
The San Francisco Giants would sure like to add a pitcher at this week's winter meetings, but they might be moving forward without longtime ace Madison Bumgarner.