The Arizona Diamondbacks and pitcher Eduardo Rodriguez agreed to an $80 million, four-year contract, according to a person with direct knowledge of the deal. Rodriguez gives the National League champions another quality starter for their rotation. The 30-year-old left-hander from Venezuela spent the past two seasons with the Detroit Tigers and went 13-9 with a 3.30 ERA in 2023. Rodriguez joins a Diamondbacks rotation that includes NL Cy Young Award finalist Zac Gallen, veteran Merrill Kelly and youngsters like righty Brandon Pfaadt and lefty Tommy Henry.
Posted: December 7, 2023, 6:45 am
The MLB winter meetings finally produced a blockbuster move, with superstar slugger Juan Soto moving from the Padres to the Yankees.
Posted: December 7, 2023, 4:41 am
Top 25 MLB free agents 2023-24: Ranking Shohei Ohtani, Yoshinobu Yamamoto and baseball’s best available players
Who are the top players available this winter, and what will it take to get them? Here's our rundown of the 2023-24 free-agent class.
Posted: December 7, 2023, 4:04 am
The winter meetings have been far from action packed, but that does not mean no movement is happening with the Arizona Diamondbacks' pursuits to improve the roster. General manager Mike Hazen told Arizona Sports' Burns & Gambo on Wednesday there is a lot of activity under the hood at the annual gathering of MLB decision makers and agents, but there is tight competition in the trade and free agent markets. The Diamondbacks have yet to sign a major league free agent, filling a need at third base by trading for Eugenio Suarez.
Posted: December 7, 2023, 2:12 am
The Orioles said the deal includes a club option for 2025.
Posted: December 7, 2023, 12:09 am
Starting pitching always is in demand across baseball, but it's hard to recall a time when so many teams are competing for the same players.
Posted: December 6, 2023, 6:20 pm
What stands out about pitcher Erick Fedde, plus 4 takeaways from the Chicago White Sox at the winter meetings
Erick Fedde’s pitch arsenal got the attention of the Chicago White Sox. “There’s some real material differences with his stuff,” Sox general manager Chris Getz said Wednesday. “He added the sweeper, he got a better feel for his sinker, he changed his attack plan. And he more or less dominated over in the (Korea Baseball Organization).” The Sox signed the right-hander to a two-year, $15 million ...
Posted: December 6, 2023, 1:08 pm
Jacob Calvin Meyer: John Angelos and the Orioles should follow their ‘example’ and, like Brewers, extend a young star
NASHVILLE, Tenn. — The last time Baltimore-area media had the opportunity to ask Orioles CEO and Chairman John Angelos about the club’s low payroll, he named the Milwaukee Brewers as an organization to compare with Baltimore. “I’m simply using Milwaukee as a good example of a market that’s similar to Baltimore, in the shadow of a much bigger market, Chicago versus D.C.,” Angelos said in ...
Posted: December 6, 2023, 10:30 am
The Arizona Diamondbacks will have a target on their back this year, manager Torey Lovullo said, and he wants his players to accept it.
Posted: December 5, 2023, 2:48 pm
The bankruptcy declaration by Diamond Sports Group almost a year ago has forced MLB to envision a new model for broadcasts and distribution.
Posted: December 4, 2023, 3:52 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks have announced their successor for Greg Schulte in the radio booth. And they didn't have to go far to find him.
Posted: December 1, 2023, 5:21 pm
The Arizona Diamondbacks are in the market for an outfielder and a power bat this offseason. Could they get both by trading for Randy Arozarena?
Posted: December 1, 2023, 5:00 pm
The Diamondbacks’ postseason run might have led other teams to pillage their baseball operations department.
Posted: December 1, 2023, 12:16 am
The New York Mets have added another arm to their bullpen.
Posted: November 30, 2023, 10:47 pm
Here's the latest on where the Mets stand in the markets for star talents Yoshinobu Yamamoto and Juan Soto.
Posted: November 30, 2023, 9:14 pm
A list of potential MLB free agent fits for the Arizona Diamondbacks caught our attention. Especially the inclusion of slugger J.D. Martinez.
Posted: November 30, 2023, 4:45 pm
Suárez provides another power bat for the reigning NL champions.
Posted: November 23, 2023, 3:55 am