Early trade talk

Early trade talk
Last week, Jim Bowden of ESPN and the MLB Radio Network published a list of the 30 best players who could be on the move prior to the August 1...

Don’t expect Shields to sign in Seattle

Don’t expect Shields to sign in Seattle
It sounds like the top remaining free agent will soon have a home. Jon Morosi of Fox Sports reports that James Shields is weighing multiple offers and is expected to...

M’s still have financial flexibility for a big move

M’s still have financial flexibility for a big move
As the calendar turns into January, the hot stove typically cools until pitchers and catchers report in February. Although in recent years, including this one, a high-profile Scott Boras client has...

Free Agents 101: Starting Pitchers

Free Agents 101: Starting Pitchers
With Felix Hernandez locked-up long term and Hisashi Iwakuma's 2015 option vested, the Mariners have a secure one-two punch at the top of the rotation. On paper the other three...