Yu Darvish

Chargers made it obvious: Bills QB wasn't ready

So if Yu Darvish was a quarterback and started a Super Bowl, this is what it would look like.<p>What.<p>A.<p>Disaster.<p>There’s really not a more charitable way …

Nathan Peterman

The Case for Yu Darvish, Seattle Mariner

LOS ANGELES, CA - NOVEMBER 01: Yu Darvish<p>Seattle Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto, has been awfully busy in the early stages of the off-season. He has …

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Rule 5 and rotation reminders - School of Roch

The Orioles must set their 40-man roster by 8 p.m. to protect players from selection in the Rule 5 draft, which takes place on the final day of the …

Kevin Gausman

2017 MLB Offseason Preview: Los Angeles Dodgers

Los Angeles Dodgers (104-58), 1st in the NL West<p>The Dodgers were one win away from becoming World Series champions for the first time in 29 years. …

Andre Ethier

Previewing 2018 Fantasy Baseball Rankings: Corey Kluber the new No. 2 at starting pitcher, behind Clayton Kershaw - CBSSports.com

Innings eaters are a dying breed, which makes the true ace more valuable than ever in Fantasy Baseball. Still, there are more than enough high-upside …

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Orioles seeking pitching to make run in '18

Free agents Cobb, Lynn are targets, according to sources<p>The Orioles finished last in the American League East this season, but they're planning to …

Kevin Gausman

How Should We View Lance Lynn?

<b>Lance Lynn</b> just wrapped a full season of work after returning from Tommy John surgery, and now, thanks to his rejection of the St. Louis Cardinals’ …

Masahiro Tanaka

Which Hot Stove dominoes will be first to fall?

We need just one or two dominoes tumbling to get the Hot Stove going. If it's the right guy -- say Jake Arrieta to the Phillies or Lorenzo Cain to …

Pat Neshek

Minnesota Twins seem to be positioned to sign a pair of Top-tier pitchers

PORT CHARLOTTE, FL - MARCH 11: The Minnesota Twins warm up before the start of a Grapefruit League spring training game against the Tampa Bay Rays at …

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Chicago Cubs News: Wilson’s bounce back, Chatwood an option?

(Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images)<p>After career years from several players in 2016, the Chicago Cubs are looking for a few of them to rebound in …

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Texas Rangers: Top 10 Texas Rangers free agents of all time: Nos. 10-6 include Yu Darvish and, yes, A-Rod | SportsDay

Top 10 Texas Rangers free agents of all time: Nos. 10-6 include Yu Darvish and, yes, A-Rod<p>This Story is About...<p><i>Take a look at the best free agent</i> …

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Texas Rangers Free Agency: Is Lance Lynn A Good Fit?

CHICAGO, IL - SEPTEMBER 17: Lance Lynn<p><b>The Texas Rangers have many needs to fill this offseason, especially in the starting rotation. There a several</b> …

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Poll: Will The Rays Trade Chris Archer?

Even though Rays general manager Erik Neander suggested last week that the team plans to keep its top trade chip, <b>Chris Archer</b>, the right-hander still …

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Report: Lynn drawing interest from Orioles

After reporting earlier Saturday that the Baltimore Orioles are interested in free-agent pitcher Alex Cobb, Jon Morosi of MLB Network indicates the …

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Chicago Cubs: Yu Darvish Signing Looking Like A Real Possibility

Yu Darvish is a free agent this offseason and is going to be one of the most sought-after players on the open market. After being traded to the Los …

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Chicago Cubs News: Darvish doesn’t fit, Cubs could play it safe

CHICAGO, IL - OCTOBER 09: Jose Quintana<p>The Chicago Cubs could try to sign Darvish or Arrieta, or they could go and shock baseball by doing very …

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Predicting when big free-agent moves will start based on the last decade

Free agency has been open for nearly three weeks, and so far, it's been a slow process.<p>While Justin Upton re-signed with the Los Angeles Angels and …

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MLB Notebook: Projecting which Sox players nearing free agency might be retained: Also, where's the 'value' in MVP?; pace-of-game negotiations and more

Email<p>Print<p>When <b>Dave Dombrowski</b> was asked about the star-studded free agent class of 2018-2019 at last week’s GM Meetings, the Red Sox president of …

Craig Kimbrel

How Will Crazy 2018 Free Agent Class Affect This Winter?

What does next year mean for this year?<p>Usually the question gets asked the other way around, but 2017 is a strange year for baseball free agency.<p>The …

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Saturday Sports: Boston Celtics

Howard Bryant of <i>ESPN The Magazine</i> talks with Scott Simon about the Boston Celtics' winning streak and how this Thanksgiving, a certain NFL team's controversial name might draw some extra attention.

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Which free agent makes the most sense for each AL team?

<i>This is first installment in a two-part series.</i><p>The first couple weeks of free agency have been largely uneventful, but as the saying I just made up …

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Chicago Cubs: Is Tyler Chatwood a rotation option for 2018?

With the Chicago Cubs not likely to shell out big bucks to a free agent pitcher this winter, could Tyler Chatwood be a possible rotation option for …

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Orioles Interested In Lance Lynn

The Orioles are interested in free agent right-hander <b>Lance Lynn</b>, Jon Morosi of MLB Network reports (Twitter link). Morosi adds that the Orioles …

Jeremy Hellickson

Texas Rangers: How former Rangers fared in 2017: Yu's moves in LA, Dyson's rebound in SF and more | SportsDay

How former Rangers fared in 2017: Yu's moves in LA, Dyson's rebound in SF and more<p>This Story is About...<p>The 2017 season was a disappointment for the …

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How the Marlins can improve their pitching to keep Stanton happy

After Giancarlo Stanton took home the 2017 National League MVP Award on Thursday, talk turned back to where he'll hang his hat in 2018 and beyond. …

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Ranking all 30 teams from least to most likely to employ Giancarlo Stanton in 2018 - CBSSports.com

The Marlins are more likely than you think on our list<p>On Thursday, Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton won his first career MVP award. …

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MLB: One free agent each AL team should pursue

1 Boston Red Sox: JD Martinez<p>Despite winning the AL East and making it to the ALDS, the Red Sox need to find solutions to several questions this …

Andrew Cashner

Dodgers: Prioritizing the Dodgers’ top five potential offseason targets

HOUSTON, TX – OCTOBER 28: Manager Dave Roberts (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images) – Dodgers<p>The Los Angeles Dodgers do not have many significant losses …

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5 Underrated Free Agents On The Market This Offseason

While the world waits on the Shohei Otani situation, the rest of free agency goes on in Major League Baseball. General managers just finished meeting …

Pat Neshek

Chicago Cubs: Why the Cubs won’t sign Yu Darvish this winter

(Photo by Harry How/Getty Images)<p>The free agent starting pitcher market is void of several big names–just Yu Darvish and Jake Arrieta–and the Chicago …

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