mlb free agency
Blue Jays Mailbag: Making Sense of MLB's Unusual and Messy Offseason
Andrew Stoeten discusses baseball's economic system, whether Vlad Guerrero Jr. can stick at third base, Joe Biagini as the No. 5 starter, and more.
What Can the Blue Jays Expect from Aging Slugger Jose Bautista in 2017?
The 36-year-old Bautista, who is coming off his worst season as a Blue Jay, will be back in Toronto for at least one more year.
Blue Jays Finally Come to Their Senses and End Stalemate with Jose Bautista
Jose Bautista has reportedly signed a one-year, $18 million deal with the Blue Jays, with options that could net him $60 million over three seasons.
Blue Jays Sign Versatile Weapon Steve Pearce for Cheap
There's good value in this deal, as the Blue Jays got Pearce for two years and $12.5 million, but it also means Edwin Encarnacion's days in Toronto are all but numbered.
Yoenis Cespedes Is Getting What He Deserves
The Mets are paying their star $27.5 million over the next four years. It's a lot, but what a star is worth can't be measured in dollars alone.
Blue Jays Reportedly Sign Kendrys Morales and Top Cuban Prospect Lourdes Gurriel Jr.
The Morales signing could signal the end of Edwin Encarnacion's days in Toronto. But maybe not Jose Bautista's.
How the Blue Jays Can Replace Encarnacion and Bautista, and Still Be Good
We look at potential targets the Blue Jays should explore this offseason in the event they lose their two free-agent sluggers.
hot stove things
Exorcising the Failures and Fishmongers of Chicago Cubs Past
The Chicago Cubs haven't won a World Series since William Howard Taft was President, and came by their failures honestly. Now that all seems to be changing.