The New York Yankees have not been shy about their interest in Yoshinobu Yamamoto. They had their eye on him for the entirety of 2023.
The Baltimore Orioles have found their answer for the ninth inning. Craig Kimbrel will step into the void for the 2024 season.
The New York Yankees are interested in bringing Isiah Kiner-Falefa back. Maybe this time, he will be in the correct role.
The New York Yankees outfield overhaul has continued. Juan Soto makes their roster much more dangerous - the Death Star may be back after all.
Although Juan Soto trade rumours had begun to heat up, they had primarily focused on the Yankees. That changed on Saturday as the Toronto Blue Jays entered the conversation. According to Hector Gomez, talks between the Blue Jays and Padres for Soto have intensified. In fact, Gomez feels talks have gotten to a point where... Continue Reading →
Tyler Glasnow has been a hot name on the trade market since the Tampa Bay Rays signed him to a two year, $30 million extension. As $25 million of that deal would be paid in 2024, Glasnow was expected to spend that season elsewhere. Those trade rumours have become louder this offseason, with the Chicago... Continue Reading →
Former New York Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is one of the more well respected players in Nippon Professional Baseball. That made his silence regarding alleged harassment by former teammate Tomohiro Anraku all the more puzzling. The fact that Tanaka was present during at least one incident is even worse. His laughter could be viewed as... Continue Reading →
The New York Yankees have made it clear that Yoshinobu Yamamoto will be a priority this offseason. As such, it should not be a surprise that the Yankees are amongst the favourites to retain his services. In fact, one could even say that they are the favourites. That is the case at MLB.com, who list... Continue Reading →
The Baltimore Orioles were infamous for their avoidance of the international market. They traded away their bonus pool for middling prospects at best, ignoring virtually the entire globe's worth of prospects. While that has changed of late, the Orioles still have not done much when it comes to adding players for Nippon Professional Baseball. That... Continue Reading →
One could argue that Blake Snell is the best free agent pitcher in free agency. After all, Shohei Ohtani will not pitch at all in 2024 as he recovers from Tommy John surgery. Yoshinobu Yamamoto posted video game numbers in Japan but cannot be considered a guarantee stateside. Snell, meanwhile, won his second career Cy... Continue Reading →