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Grading the Rangers' latest splurge

The Rangers have spent a staggering $561 million so far. But will it be enough to win the AL West? ... Continue Reading

MLB free-agency tracker: Latest moves, grades and analysis

Need to keep tabs on all the major signings? Want to know how our experts grade the big deals? ... Continue Reading

Dodgers select righty Fulmer in MiLB Rule 5 draft

The Los Angeles Dodgers' Triple-A team at Oklahoma selected right-hander Carson Fulmer from Cincinnati with the 39th and final pick of the Triple-A phase of Major League Baseball's annual draft of unprotected players. ... Continue Reading

Late Indians OF/analyst Graney wins Frick Award

Cleveland Indians outfielder and commentator Jack Graney has won the Hall of Fame's Ford C. Frick Award for excellence in broadcasting. ... Continue Reading

What's next for the NL West? Lockout leaves MLB's wildest division with huge question marks

The Giants lost a franchise icon. The Dodgers are missing some familiar faces. The Padres imploded and hired a new manager. And what about the futures of the Rockies and D-backs? ... Continue Reading

2021-22 MLB free agency, offseason trade news and hot stove updates

Who are some of the top free agents for 2022? Which teams are looking to make big trades? We've got everything you need to know about the hot stove season. ... Continue Reading

Minoso is finally -- finally! -- in the Hall of Fame

The doors to Cooperstown have opened for several deserving candidates -- including the most deserving of all. ... Continue Reading

ESPN's Kurkjian earns BBWAA's highest honor

Tim Kurkjian has been awarded the BBWAA's highest honor, winning the 2022 Career Excellence Award. ... Continue Reading

Tim Kurkjian is a Hall of Famer! Here's what makes him so great

As Cooperstown calls for our colleague, we share a few favorite memories of working alongside him. ... Continue Reading

Minnie Minoso is finally -- finally! -- in the Hall of Fame

Not everything in baseball is on lockdown. This weekend, the doors to Cooperstown opened for several deserving candidates -- including the most deserving of all. ... Continue Reading

Time for an NBA-style signing deadline? Why MLB's free-agent frenzy should be an annual event

Last week's lockout pushed teams and players to make huge deals -- and it was FUN. Maybe baseball could learn something from all this. ... Continue Reading

Former mediator, MLBPA executive Moffett dies

Kenneth Moffett, the federal mediator during the 1981 baseball strike who briefly succeeded Marvin Miller as the second head of the players' association, died last month at the age of 90 in Virginia. ... Continue Reading

Former MLBPA second director Moffett, 90, dies

Kenneth Moffett, the federal mediator during the 1981 baseball strike who briefly succeeded Marvin Miller as the second head of the players' association, died last month at the age of 90 in Virginia. ... Continue Reading

What just happened?! Takeaways from a wild start to MLB free agency

Many agents and executives -- not to mention us -- thought signings would be hard to come by before Dec. 1. They couldn't have been more wrong. ... Continue Reading

O'Neil, Minoso join four in making baseball's HOF

Buck O'Neil, a champion of Black ballplayers during a monumental, eight-decade career on and off the field, joined Gil Hodges, Minnie Minoso and three others in being elected to the Baseball Hall of Fame on Sunday. ... Continue Reading