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  • • Sources: Shaw to Rockies for 3 years, $27M
    Sources told ESPN's Buster Olney that relief pitcher Bryan Shaw's three-year deal with the Rockies is worth around $9 million per season. Shaw led the majors with 79 appearances last season with the Indians....
  • • Rox reportedly have deal with reliever Shaw
    The Rockies have reached a deal with free-agent reliever Bryan Shaw, MLB Network insider Jon Heyman tweeted Tuesday night. The club has not confirmed. ESPN's Buster Olney reports it's a 3-year contract worth "something in the range of $9 million annually."...
  • • Pirates reportedly are prepared to move Gerrit Cole
    With the MLB Winter Meetings at full speed, ESPN’s Buster Olney is reporting that the Pittsburgh Pirates may be willing to move starting pitcher Gerrit Cole. If this is accurate, it will turn into a good sized bidding war.We’ve already heard reports that the Texas Rangers are interested in him. The Los Angeles Dodgers, Cole’s hometown team, are ano...
  • • Red Sox well-positioned to land a top slugger in free agency
    The Boston Red Sox are coping with Giancarlo Stanton’s move to the New York Yankees, but all is not lost for them.According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, the market for power hitters is limited to the point that the Red Sox are “in a good position” to land one of the three big sluggers on the market — outfielder J.D. Martinez and first basemen Carlos San...
  • • Source: Cards agree with reliever Gregerson
    The St. Louis Cardinals have agreed to a two-year, $11 million deal with reliever Luke Gregerson, a source told ESPN's Buster Olney....
  • • Sources: Stanton-to-Yanks talks pick up steam
    Sources tell ESPN's Buster Olney that the Yankees have re-engaged in trade talks with the Marlins about slugger Giancarlo Stanton, who has vetoed trades to the Cardinals and Giants....
  • • Mike Trout reportedly FaceTimed with Ohtani to recruit him to Angels
    Shohei Ohtani apparently had at least one prominent member of the Los Angeles Angels in his ear as he made his free agent decision.According to ESPN’s Buster Olney, Ohtani FaceTimed with star center fielder Mike Trout during the week to try to help recruit the Japanese phenom to the Angels. Trout was certainly a happy man when the news came out ear...
  • • Report: Giants could turn to Jay Bruce, JD Martinez after missing Stanton
    The San Francisco Giants are being forced to move to Plan B after losing out on Giancarlo Stanton.Reports indicate that the Giants have looked at slugging free agent outfielders such as Jay Bruce and J.D. Martinez, having prepared for the possibility that Stanton would reject a trade to San Francisco. ESPN’s Buster Olney added that the Giants have ...
  • • Report: MLB expected to investigate Shohei Ohtani signing
    Major League Baseball is on heightened alert as to any potential wrongdoing in the courtship of Shohei Ohtani.ESPN’s Buster Olney reported Friday that the Ohtani recruitment has been given “extraordinary scrutiny” by the league office, who recognize that the opportunity is there for potential wrongdoing in the form of third-party dealing and illega...
  • • Angels Agree To Terms With Kevin Maitan
    The Angels have agreed to a deal with infield prospect Kevin Maitan, reports ESPN’s Buster Olney (via Twitter). The former Braves prospect was declared a free agent by commissioner Rob Manfred following his office’s investigations into Atlanta’s circumvention of rules on the international free agent market and in the domestic amat...
  • • Angels agree to terms with Kevin Maitan, Livan Soto
    The Angels have agreed to a deal with infield prospect Kevin Maitan, reports ESPN’s Buster Olney (via Twitter). The former Braves prospect was declared a free agent by commissioner Rob Manfred following his office’s investigations into Atlanta’s circumvention of rules on the international free agent market and in the domestic amateur draft.Jesse Sa...
  • • Quick Hits: Ohtani, Rangers, Yankees, Erlin
    Shohei Ohtani’s narrowing market has dominated headlines today, though not every club joined in on the action.  According to ESPN’s Buster Olney (Insider subscription required), at least three teams didn’t respond to the request made last week by Ohtani’s agent asking for each MLB club to pitch itself to the Japanese star vi...
  • • Marlins Agree To Framework Of Giancarlo Stanton Deals With Cards, Giants
    The Marlins have agreed to the “general framework” of Giancarlo Stanton trades with both the Cardinals and the Giants, Jon Morosi of MLB.com reports (Twitter links). Buster Olney of ESPN suggested earlier this week that was the case when the Stanton camp (him and agent Joel Wolfe) met with those clubs. Whether a deal ultimately…...
  • • Giancarlo Stanton Rumors: Saturday
    Both the Cardinals and the Giants have recently been given permission to speak with NL MVP Giancarlo Stanton’s representatives. As we get deeper and deeper into the Stanton Saga, we’ll keep track of today’s rumors in this post. Buster Olney of ESPN reports via Twitter that the Marlins are more focused on moving as much of Stanton&...
  • • Sources: Yanks choose Boone as next manager
    Aaron Boone, whose Game 7-winning home run in the 2003 ALCS lives in Yankees lore, will be back in the Bronx Bombers' dugout, this time as manager, ESPN's Buster Olney reports. Boone was chosen over Hensley Meulens. This will be his first managerial job....

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Top news - Buster Olney

  • • Sources: Yanks choose Boone as next manager
  • • Sources: Stanton-to-Yanks talks pick up steam
  • • Angels Sign Justin Upton To Five-Year Contract
    12:05pm: ESPN’s Buster Olney reports that Upton will earn $16MM in 2018, $18MM in 2019, $21MM in 2020, $23MM in 2021 and $28MM in 2022. 11:39am: The Angels announced today that they’ve agreed to a new five-year contract with left fielder Justin Upton. The 30-year-old Upton had been weighing an opt-out clause that would’ve allowed&...
  • • Cubs To Designate Miguel Montero, Promote Victor Caratini
    The Cubs have decided to designate veteran catcher Miguel Montero for assignment, according to ESPNChicago.com’s Jesse Rogers (via Twitter). Chicago is set to promote young receive Victor Caratini in his place, ESPN.com’s Buster Olney tweets. Chicago is making the move the morning after Montero allowed the Nationals to run wild on the b...
  • • Marlins Agree To Framework Of Giancarlo Stanton Deals With Cards, Giants
  • • Tigers Set Large Asking Price For Justin Verlander
    The Tigers are “looking for [a] big,big,big return without salary offset” in exchange for Justin Verlander, according to the perception of teams who have asked about the star right-hander, ESPN’s Buster Olney reports (Twitter links). It isn’t surprising that Detroit would aim this high in trade talks, both because Verlander ...
  • • Angels Agree To Terms With Kevin Maitan
  • • Mets Ready To Listen To Offers On Short-Term Veterans
    The Mets are “open for business now,” in the words of ESPN.com’s Buster Olney (via Twitter), whose report suggests the organization is preparing to throw in the towel on a snakebitten season. Per Olney, the Mets are amenable to dealing away a variety of veteran assets. As things stand, New York is buried a dozen…...
  • • Brewers Considering Trading For Ian Kinsler
    The Brewers are exploring the possibility of trading for Tigers second baseman Ian Kinsler, ESPN’s Buster Olney tweets. The Brewers have also recently been connected to Tigers trade possibilities like Justin Verlander and Justin Wilson, so it’s possible a deal for Kinsler could be one of many trade scenarios involving Detroit they’...
  • • Source: Cards agree with reliever Gregerson
  • • Braves Telling Teams They Will Likely Keep Matt Adams
    The Braves are informing rival organizations that they expect to hold onto first baseman Matt Adams through the trade deadline, ESPN.com’s Buster Olney reports on Twitter. Adams has generally been viewed as a plausible trade chip, and perhaps still would be if the right offer came along. But the Braves need not strike a deal,…...
  • • Giancarlo Stanton Rumors: Saturday
  • • Rays To Promote Jose De Leon
    The Rays are bringing up highly touted right-hander Jose De Leon prior to tonight’s game, writes Marc Topkin of the Tampa Bay Times. ESPN’s Buster Olney first reported that De Leon “appeared” to be on his way to the Majors (Twitter link). Per Topkin, De Leon won’t immediately be placed into the rotation, as Erasmo̷...
  • • Indians Interested In Sonny Gray
    The Indians are “evaluating” Athletics starter Sonny Gray, ESPN’s Buster Olney tweets. The extent of the Indians’ interest isn’t yet known. Gray is in the midst of a strong season with Oakland, with a 3.69 ERA, 8.4 K/9 and 2.8 BB/9 over 84 2/3 innings. Unsurprisingly, a large number of teams have been connected to̷...
  • • Yu Darvish Trade Rumors: Sunday
    With the non-waiver trade deadline now just one day away, here’s the latest chatter on Rangers ace Yu Darvish… ESPN’s Buster Olney tweets that the Yankees “aren’t really that involved” in talks for Darvish. Jeff Wilson of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports that the Rangers are “more sold than ever” ...

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