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Semien, Rangers agree to 7-yr. deal (source)

Club also reportedly reaches deal with outfielder Kole Calhoun
6:13 PM EST

ARLINGTON -- The first domino has fallen in this offseason's hot shortstop market, as Marcus Semien agreed to a seven-year, $175 million deal with the Rangers on Sunday, a source told's Mark Feinsand. The club has not confirmed the deal, but it is the first big splash for a

Buxton, Twins have 7-yr. extension (source)

an hour ago

MINNEAPOLIS -- The long months of uncertainty are over in Twins Territory: Byron Buxton will remain in Minnesota for the long haul. The Twins agreed on Sunday to a seven-year, $100 million extension with their star center fielder, sources confirmed to's Jon Paul Morosi and Mark Feinsand. The deal

Mets in hot pursuit of this former Cy winner

11:30 AM EST is keeping track of all the latest trade and free-agent rumors involving the Mets right here.

Marlins set to sign Avisaíl García (source) 

5:55 PM EST

MIAMI -- The Marlins on Sunday took their first step in upgrading their lineup by agreeing on a four-year deal worth $53 million with veteran outfielder Avisaíl García, sources told The club did not confirm the report. García, who declined a one-year, $12 million mutual option with the Brewers

Ranking Corey Seager's likeliest suitors

November 27, 2021

Free-agent season is upon us! Some of the biggest names in baseball are on the market this year, but there are arguably four Big Ones: Carlos Correa, Corey Seager, Max Scherzer and Freddie Freeman.

Yanks decision at catcher looming

2:00 PM EST is keeping track of all the latest Yankees-related free agent and trade rumors right here.

Kluber agrees to 1-yr. deal with Rays (source)

12:20 PM EST

ST. PETERSBURG -- The Rays set out this offseason to add a veteran starter to their rotation, seeking an experienced arm to complement the talented young foursome of Shane McClanahan, Drew Rasmussen, Luis Patiño and Shane Baz. They’re on the verge of getting their man, and he’s a familiar target.

Presenting the 2021 'All-Awardless' team

November 27, 2021

No one seems to be looking at the trail of trophies that have been handed out in recent weeks and saying, “You know what we need? More awards!” Between the MVPs, Cy Youngs, Rookies of the Year, Managers of the Year, Hank Aaron Awards, Roberto Clemente Award, Silver Sluggers, Gold

Mariners among teams in on versatile slugger

12:15 PM EST is keeping track of all the latest news and rumors surrounding third baseman/outfielder Kris Bryant, who is a free agent. Read all about Bryant here.

Halos, Reds talk Castillo deal; M's eye Taylor

1:34 PM EST is keeping track of all the latest free-agent and trade rumors right here.

Will Max make his choice this week?

12:28 PM EST is keeping track of all the latest news and rumors surrounding three-time Cy Young Award winner Max Scherzer, who is a free agent. Read all about Scherzer here.

Every move of the offseason, tracked

November 27, 2021

It took less than a day after the Braves won the World Series for the first offseason move to be made. If we've learned anything from offseasons past, there are going to be dozens and dozens more such moves to follow it. As we've regularly done in the past (2018-19,

Expect a 'new version' of Sixto in 2022

12:15 PM EST

MIAMI -- Right-hander Sixto Sánchez provided an update on his rehab in a video posted on the Marlins' YouTube channel on Sunday. Speaking to Kyle Sielaff of the Marlins Radio Network, MLB Pipeline's No. 41 overall prospect addressed his injury-filled 2021 for the first time. Sánchez, who has been rehabbing

Here are the top remaining free agents by tier

November 27, 2021

This year’s free-agent class is deep, and while the top players will receive the majority of headlines in the coming weeks and months, there are dozens of players available who will help teams in 2022 and beyond. After a flurry of signings Friday, highlighted by the Mets adding three notable

Painting makes iconic Trout catch even cooler

November 27, 2021

It's the iconic defensive play of Mike Trout's brilliant career so far -- his leaping catch to rob J.J. Hardy of a home run while crashing into the center-field wall at Camden Yards on June 27, 2012. You've likely seen it several times, and for good reason -- it's a

Mariners deal for '21 All-Star Frazier

November 27, 2021

The Mariners made their first impact move of the offseason, and it fills a direct need. Seattle on Saturday acquired second baseman Adam Frazier from the Padres in exchange for left-handed pitcher Ray Kerr and outfielder Corey Rosier, both prospects. Frazier was a 2021 All-Star and is slated to become

Mets make huge splash, add 3 bats (sources)

November 27, 2021

NEW YORK -- No longer content to sit out baseball’s early offseason proceedings, the Mets struck three times in emphatic fashion on Friday evening, agreeing to terms with outfielders Starling Marte and Mark Canha as well as infielder Eduardo Escobar, according to sources.

Yimi García to join Blue Jays (sources)

11:09 AM EST

The Blue Jays have reached a deal with free-agent right-handed reliever Yimi García, sources told on Saturday. Per Sportsnet's Shi Davidi, the deal (pending a physical) is a two-year, $11 million agreement with a club option. The news was originally reported by former MLB second baseman Carlos Baerga on

It's official: Rays ink Wander to megadeal

November 27, 2021

ST. PETERSBURG -- Shortly before signing Wander Franco for $3.825 million out of the Dominican Republic in 2017, a group of Rays officials set aside their scouting reports, sat back and simply watched the switch-hitting shortstop play. They walked away that day, Rays vice president Carlos Rodriguez said earlier this

Reliever Neris en route to Astros (source)

November 27, 2021

HOUSTON -- After losing relief pitcher Kendall Graveman in free agency, the Astros will replace him by signing free-agent reliever Héctor Neris to a two-year deal, a source told on Saturday. Neither Houston nor the Phillies, his former team, have confirmed. The on-again, off-again closer for the Phillies over

Here's how Mets' spree affected Hot Stove

November 27, 2021

The Mets went on a shopping spree on Black Friday, but while most shoppers look for discounts on the day after Thanksgiving, New York shelled out nearly $125 million in contracts to fortify an offense that ranked 13th in runs scored and 12th in OPS in 2021. Eduardo Escobar (two

Stro doesn't think a Mets return is happening

November 27, 2021 is keeping track of all the latest news and rumors surrounding right-hander Marcus Stroman, who is a free agent. Read all about Stroman here.

Multiple teams in on Báez; Mets out?

November 27, 2021 is keeping track of all the latest news and rumors surrounding shortstop Javier Báez, who is a free agent. Read all about Báez here.

Ranking remaining FAs: One man's take

November 27, 2021

We know that Trade Deadline trades can still make all the difference in baseball. We just saw it with the Atlanta Braves. And it wasn’t just one trade from the baseball boss in Atlanta, Alex Anthopoulos, it was all of them in the end. The acquisitions of Eddie Rosario, Jorge

The lowdown on FA righty Kevin Gausman

November 27, 2021

A free agent last offseason, Kevin Gausman opted to accept the Giants’ one-year, $18.9 million qualifying offer. The right-hander went on to earn his first All-Star selection in 2021, and he’s well positioned as he tests free agency again after recording a 2.81 ERA with 227 strikeouts over 192 innings