Padres trade for Nats Juan Soto, Josh Bell

Padres trade for Nats Juan Soto, Josh Bell

San Diego is coming for the Dodgers.Image: Getty Images There’s all in. Then there’s what the Padres are doing. In the last three seasons, the Padres have added the likes of Yu Darvish, Manny Machado, Blake Snell, Joe Musgrove, Sean Manaea, Mike Clevinger, Jorge Alfaro, Austin Nola, Trent Grisham, Nomar Mazara, Josh Hader, and now, … Read more

Inside viral website making sense of MLB trade deadline

Inside viral website making sense of MLB trade deadline

The question seems ludicrous now: What do you think the Mets could get for Jacob deGrom? At the time, however, John Bitzer wasn’t alone in asking what a Cy Young winner who had yet to sign a contract extension with his team in 2019 might bring the Mets back in trade. “My friends were, like, … Read more

The San Francisco Giants should sell at the MLB Trade Deadline

The San Francisco Giants should sell at the MLB Trade Deadline

The Giants have regressed this season despite adding pieces in free agency. Photo: Getty Images The Giants are in the middle of a skid, but according to reports, the team doesn’t plan to sell off their assets before the Aug. 2 trade deadline. Despite re-signing many of last season’s top contributors to their 107-win season, … Read more

Is every MLB team somehow in on Nationals’ Juan Soto?

Is every MLB team somehow in on Nationals’ Juan Soto?

Yeah, yeah. Everyone is in on Juan Soto. Sure.Image: Getty Images There isn’t anyone more desirable at this year’s MLB trade deadline than Juan Soto. He’s a 23-year-old slugger with more potential than a boulder sitting at the top of a steep hill (that’s a science joke for all the professors out there). It was … Read more

Here’s what the Dodgers should do before the MLB trade deadline

Here’s what the Dodgers should do before the MLB trade deadline

Dodgers head of baseball operations Andrew Friedman and manager Dave Roberts.Illustration: Getty Images The Dodgers have a few glaring holes on their roster. Yes, as of Wednesday morning, they’re 64-32. And yes, they have a 10.5-game lead in the NL West and are competing with the Yankees and Astros for the best record in baseball. … Read more

It’s time to trade Ohtani — here are some hypothetical deals for the two-way superstar

It’s time to trade Ohtani — here are some hypothetical deals for the two-way superstar

Illustration: Getty Images I can’t believe what I’m about to say: The Angels have to trade Shohei Ohtani. Bear with me. I’m not saying this is a decision they’ll enjoy making. And it’ll be close to impossible to “win” a trade in which you’re giving up the reigning AL MVP who’s also a top candidate … Read more

2022 Home Run Derby recap and best moments

2022 Home Run Derby recap and best moments

Yesterday, July 18, was an unforgettable day for baseball fans around the country. The highlight of the evening was the 2022 Home Run Derby. The event took place at Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles. The derby was played in a knockout tournament format with a starting bracket of eight contestants. They were all incredible hitters … Read more

Miguel Andújar requests trade from Yankees

Miguel Andújar requests trade from Yankees

Miguel Andújar has been a non-factor since his 2018 rookie campaign.Image: Getty Images In 2018, young Yankees were taking over AL Rookie of the Year ballots. New York’s third baseman Miguel Andújar and shortstop Gleyber Torres finished second and third respectively in rookie of the year votinglosing out to Angels’ two-way phenom Shohei Ohtani. Ohtani … Read more

Yankees’ Josh Donaldson just won’t stop whining

Yankees’ Josh Donaldson just won’t stop whining

Just shut up already, Josh.Illustration: Getty Images No one should be surprised that Josh Donaldson can not stop whining about actually facing the consequences, as minuscule as they were. The whole country has dive bombed into the toilet and beyond, based solely on the inability of white men to actually do any introspection or receive … Read more