2022-23 MLB offseason: Bowden’s 25 predictions for another wild winter of signings, trades

The MLB offseason is underway and although the fireworks haven’t started, we’ve already had some noteworthy signings, trades and front-office moves. The Astros parted ways with general manager James Click, and who can blame them: In his three-year tenure with the team, it only made three postseason appearances, won two division titles, two pennants and … Read more

2022-23 MLB offseason: Bowden’s 25 predictions for another wild winter of signings, trades

The MLB offseason is underway and although the fireworks haven’t started, we’ve already had some noteworthy signings, trades and front-office moves. The Astros parted ways with general manager James Click, and who can blame them: In his three-year tenure with the team, it only made three postseason appearances, won two division titles, two pennants and … Read more

MLB Rookie of the Year Award winners 2022

Julio Rodríguez left little question that he was the top rookie in the American League this season. In the National League, however, it was a far more tightly contested race — between a pair of teammates, no less — for the 2022 Jackie Robinson Rookie of the Year Award. In the end, Rodríguez was unsurprisingly … Read more

Rosenthal: What I’m hearing about MLB free agency with Justin Verlander, Anthony Rizzo and more

What I’m hearing: • The market for free-agent starting pitchers is quite active, and the early asks from the three biggest names — Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander and Carlos Rodón — are, to no one’s surprise, quite high. Rangers general manager Chris Young, who already traded for Jake Odorizzi and extended a qualifying offer to … Read more

Rosenthal: What I’m hearing about MLB free agency with Justin Verlander, Anthony Rizzo and more

What I’m hearing: • The market for free-agent starting pitchers is quite active, and the early asks from the three biggest names — Jacob deGrom, Justin Verlander and Carlos Rodón — are, to no one’s surprise, quite high. Rangers general manager Chris Young, who already traded for Jake Odorizzi and extended a qualifying offer to … Read more

The biggest questions for 2022 MLB awards

Award season is here. These are the biggest storylines to watch. The 2022 Rookies of the Year, Managers of the Year, Cy Young Award winners and Most Valuable Players will be announced this week, one each day from Monday through Thursday. Here are the four biggest questions for Awards Week 2022 — one for each … Read more

After Jackie Robinson, MLB integration was halted

Comment on this story Comment Major League Baseball recently wrapped up its season-long celebration of the 75th anniversary of Jackie Robinson breaking the color barrier, beginning with “Hamilton” star Leslie Odom Jr. narrating a video tribute to Robinson and ending with a nationally televised World Series promotion. But if the high-profile commemoration gave the impression … Read more

2022 All-MLB Team surprise candidates

There are 121 players nominated for the 2022 All-MLB Team. If you’ve followed along throughout the season, you probably understand why everyone on that long list is up for consideration. Only 32 can make the cut onto the First or Second team, and fans can vote now for their favorites once every 24 hours until … Read more

MLB rumors: Phillies have interest in Xander Bogaerts; Red Sox interested in Bryan Reynolds, others

The 2022-23 MLB offseason is only a week old and we’ve already seen several notable free agent signings, especially among top relievers. Here are the important offseason dates you need to know as well as ours top 50 free agents and top 20 trade candidates. Plus, Sunday’s hot stove rumors: Phillies interested in Bogaerts The … Read more

MLB rumors: Phillies have interest in Xander Bogaerts; Red Sox interested in Bryan Reynolds, others

The 2022-23 MLB offseason is only a week old and we’ve already seen several notable free agent signings, especially among top relievers. Here are the important offseason dates you need to know as well as ours top 50 free agents and top 20 trade candidates. Plus, Sunday’s hot stove rumors: Phillies interested in Bogaerts The … Read more