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10 Outcomes We Hope the 2013-14 MLB Offseason Brings

With the regular season in the books, our attention has shifted toward the offseason and the excitement it brings to Major League Baseball.<p>The offseason is a time for World Series hopefuls to retool their rosters in an attempt to make deep postseason runs. Other franchises will look to continue …

AL East Notes: Red Sox, Orioles, Choo, Yankees, Rays

• Steve Melewski of MASNsports.com wonders if the <b>Orioles</b> should make a play for free agent pitcher <b>Bartolo Colon</b>. On one hand, Colon pitched to a 2.65 …

Cafardo On Bautista, Sandoval, Ellsbury, Wieters

• The <b>Blue Jays</b> need at least two starting pitchers and dealing <b>Jose Bautista</b> could land them one. “<i>It’s a name we’re hearing through backchannels right</i> …

New York Mets Should Sign New York Yankees' Robinson Cano, Curtis Granderson

Now that Los Angeles Dodgers owner Magic Johnson has indicated his team won’t spend the $300 million it might take to land Yankee second baseman Robinson Cano, one doesn’t have to look far to see which team could.<p>How about the New York Mets, which will be shedding $43 million in salary in the …

West Notes: Mariners, Cruz, Rockies, Fowler

The <b>Rockies</b> continue to tell teams that stars <b>Troy Tulowitzki</b>, <b>Carlos Gonzalez</b>, and <b>Michael Cuddyer</b> are unavailable, but they did talk to a couple teams …

AL East Rumors: Johnson, Bautista, Granderson, Choo

• With uncertainty over <b>Alex Rodriguez</b> and the future of <b>Robinson Cano</b>, the <b>Yankees</b> have contacted free agent <b>Kelly Johnson</b>, tweets Ken Rosenthal of FOX …

Heyman On Trumbo, Ellsbury, Davis, Santana

• One club with interest in <b>Jacoby Ellsbury</b> says that agent Scott Boras has set <b>Carl Crawford</b>'s $142MM contract as a benchmark in discussions, Heyman …

Buyer's Guide: Catchers, DHs

Buyer's guide: Corner infielders

Buyer's guide: Outfielders

Braves: Moving to Cobb County in '17

ATLANTA -- The Atlanta Braves announced Monday they will leave Turner Field for a new 42,000-seat, $672 million stadium about 10 miles from downtown …

Urban Design

Owner, GM discuss state of Yankees

Call off the benefits. Cancel the telethon. Don't bother passing the hat. New York Yankees owner Hal Steinbrenner says that when the free-agent …

Baseball

Big Moves the Atlanta Braves Could Actually Pull off This Offseason

The Atlanta Braves have most of their pieces in place for the upcoming season.<p>However, that doesn't mean general manager Frank Wren won't be looking for a potential big deal that could dramatically improve the team.<p>At this time last year, the Braves didn't have B.J. Upton, Justin Upton or Chris …

How win-now are the win-now Phillies?

This was a sentence written about 125 weeks ago:<p>One of the more intriguing subplots of the final two months: Can the Phillies become one of the great …