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White Sox won’t make bid for Bryce Harper
The White Sox reportedly won't make a bid for free agent Bryce Harper after losing out on shortstop Manny Machado.
Reds having Michael Lorenzen prepare as a two-way player
Reds pitcher Michael Lorenzen, who hit four homers last season, will prepare as a two-way player this spring.
MLBPA releases statement supporting New Era workers
The MLBPA issued a statement on Thursday expressing solidary with New Era factory workers in Derby, New York. New Era plans to close its factory there, eliminating over 200 union jobs.
Mike Clevinger has some deep thoughts about athleticism and, um, nipples
Animal nipples, not human nipples. Not that that really matters here.
The Padres team store jumped the gun on the Manny Machado jerseys
They have not officially announced the deal yet, but for a brief period yesterday you could grab one.
Manny Machado, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Manny Machado put up the best offensive numbers of his career in 2018, so expect him to be an elite fantasy performer in 2019.
Trevor Story, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Trevor Story has a chance to be an elite fantasy asset in 2019 after posting big numbers in 2018 for the Rockies.
Paul DeJong, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Paul DeJong burst onto the scene in St. Louis in 2018 and is expected to be a key part of the Cardinals offense again in 2019.
Amed Rosario, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Amed Rosario went through some growing pains in 2018 but is set to be a big contributor for the Mets in 2019.
Tim Anderson, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Tim Anderson has some pop and can steal bases, but he's not reliable enough yet to put a heavy investment into for your fantasy team.
Elvis Andrus, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Elvis Andrus cost a lot of fantasy owners dearly in 2018 with an injury-plagued campaign. But his career numbers show he's primed to return to his old form in 2019.
Corey Seager, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Corey Seager is coming back from two surgeries and can't provide much to fantasy owners for stolen bases, making some of the other alternatives at the position more attractive.
Jose Peraza, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Jose Peraza's ability to produceo n the basepaths gives him a safe fantasy floor.
Jean Segura, Fantasy Baseball Preview
New Phillies shortstop Jean Segura is once again a top option at the position and is a safe pick in 2019.
Adalberto Mondesi, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Royals shortstop Adalberto Mondesi legitimately won people fantasy leagues in 2018 and is a special talent on the fantasy landscape.
Carlos Correa, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Astros shortstop Carlos Correa is a four-category producer who should bounce back in 2019 after 2018 was a dud for the potential star.
Javier Baez, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Cubs shortstop Javier Baez's power numbers seem to be limitless, but he is due for some overall regression in 2019 due to his aggressive approach.
Xander Bogaerts, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Xander Bogaerts may get overlooked in Boston because of all the star power in the lineup, but the shortstop could post huge numbers yet again for your fantasy team.
Alex Bregman, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Alex Bregman has already established himself as one of the elite hitters in the game and his multi-position eligibility only adds to his tremendous fantasy value.
Trea Turner, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Trea Turner's incredible ability to steal bases gives him solid value no matter how he hits. Draft the Nationals shortstop with confidence.
Francisco Lindor, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Francisco Lindor had an incredible 2018 season, but it may be hard to envision him topping those numbers despite them being first-round caliber.
Phillies sign Trevor Plouffe to a minor league deal
An organizational depth move
Jed Lowrie leaves Mets camp to get an MRI on his knee
He's experiencing "soreness' according to the Mets
Matt Chapman, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Matt Chapman stepped up in 2018 by improving his stats offensively, so don't be surprised if he ends up having a 30-homer season in 2019.
Miguel Andujar, Fantasy Baseball Preview
After being a finalist for AL Rookie of the Year, Miguel Andujar proved he has high fantasy value going into 2019.
Rafael Devers, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Red Sox third baseman Rafael Devers was a bit of a disappointment last year, but he has big fantasy potential in 2019 with 30 homers not being out of the question.
Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Fantasy Baseball Preview
Blue Jays top prospect Vladimir Guerrero Jr. has the potential to be a top-10 fantasy third baseman right away.
Anthony Rendon, Fantasy Baseball Preview
The ingredients are there for Anthony Rendon to have his first 30 homer season, if he can stay healthy for the full year.
Eugenio Suarez, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Eugenio Suarez had a tremendous 2018 season and his home ballpark will give him an edge in 2019.
Nolan Arenado, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Nolan Arenado had his best offensive season to date last year. Will he be able to continue that success this season?
Jose Ramirez, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Indians third baseman Jose Ramriez should be a first-round pick in most leagues
Justin Turner, Fantasy Preview
If healthy, Justin Turner should remain an elite hitter, but expect some of his counting stats to lag in 2019.
Josh Donaldson, Fantasy Preview
Coming off injury, Josh Donaldson is a high-risk, high reward player for the 2019 fantasy baseball season.
Wil Myers, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Wil Myers' skill-set and positional versatility makes him a hot commodity for fantasy baseball owners in 2019.
Mike Moustakas, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Mike Moustakas is a solid corner infield option and should produce good power numbers in 2019.
Matt Carpenter, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Matt Carpenter had a career year in 2018 and with the Cardinals adding to their lineup in 2019, expect the veteran to continue to put up big numbers at the top of the lineup.
Miguel Sano, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Miguel Sano had a season to forget last year. But with where he's going in drafts this year, the Twins third baseman could provide a big return for your fantasy team.
Maikel Franco, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Maikel Franco doesn't have the fantasy appeal he used to, but he could still be valuable on your team in the corner infielder slot.
Max Muncy, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Max Muncy had a breakout season in 2018. Can he do it again for the Dodgers this year?
Kris Bryant, Fantasy Baseball Preview
Kris Bryant is a prime bounce-back candidate after an injury-plagued 2018, but there's still plenty of risk his shoulder injury may reappear this season.
The Nats want Trea Turner to attempt 75-80 stolen bases this year
He has never tried to steal more than 54 in a season
Noah Syndergaard: ‘I feel like I’m going to bet (on) myself in free agency’
Noah Syndergaard plans to test free agency rather than sign a team-friendly contract extension the way Luis Severino and Aaron Nola recently did.
Odúbel Herrera dealing with strained left hamstring
Phillies outfielder Odúbel Herrera is dealing with a slight strain of his left hamstring.
Report: Tigers to sign Josh Harrison to one-year contract
The Tigers have reportedly agreed to a one-year contract with two-time All-Star infielder Josh Harrison.
Indians to sign Tyler Clippard
Clippard pitched in 73 games for the Jays last season
Kyle Seager is in the best shape of his life
A new diet, new exercise routines, and a smaller uniform are part of Kyle Seager's outlook in 2019.
Guaranteed money drove Manny Machado to Padres
The Padres surprised baseball by signing Manny Machado to a record contract as the superstar ended up going with the deal that had the most guaranteed money.
Will Phillies bid against themselves for Harper?
With Manny Machado off the market, Bryce Harper is the next big domino to fall. But will the Phillies increase their offer if they're the only team in on the superstar?
Scooter Gennett upset with Reds over lack of communication regarding contract extension
Second baseman Scooter Gennett, who can become a free agent after the 2019 season, is upset the Reds haven't been in contact to discuss a contract extension.
Can Harper affect Philadelphia's odds if he signs?
Michael Jenkins and Tim Murray discuss Bryce Harper's impact on Philadelphia's odds if he signs.