Outfielder Melky Cabrera and pitcher Francisco Liriano, who both signed minor league deals with the Pirates this offseason, have made the Opening Day roster.
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Last year, the A's blew by low preseason expectations to win 97 games. We look at this season's teams with sneaky upside.
Buster Olney talks to Phillies OF Andrew McCutchen about his perspective on Mike Trout's contract, expectations in Philadelphia, his departure from Pittsburgh and more.
Jung Ho Kang and Erik Gonzalez have won starting jobs in the infield with the Pittsburgh Pirates.
World Series, season win totals and player props -- there are more ways than ever to bet baseball. Here are our nine best futures bets for this season.
From top prospects and rising young stars to bounce-back candidates, which players who missed the MLB Rank cut could soon find a place on the list?
A major shake-up brings a new crew of All-Stars to the forefront, with some of the game's biggest names on the outside looking in.
You picked who? Where? We break down some of the questions to come out of the rankings -- and ask you to weigh in as well.
Leading off our countdown of the game's best, youngsters duel with historic greats. Which players landed on the back half of our list?
Esteban Loaiza, who won 126 games over 15 major league seasons, will be deported after serving a three-year prison sentence for cocaine possession.
In our spring MLB stock watch, we examine who gained (and lost) the most wins during the offseason with the biggest names finally off the market.
From underappreciated stars to veterans who get taken for granted and up-and-comers to watch, here's a guy from each team worthy of your attention.
Pittsburgh Pirates catcher Francisco Cervelli is leading an effort to raise awareness for the humanitarian crisis in his native Venezuela, as he and his teammates donned T-shirts Saturday that read, "Freedom for Venezuela."
Buster Olney talks to music superstar Garth Brooks about his time at Pirates camp, his skills on the diamond and what he's learned through his love of baseball.
Some teams take a stars-and-scrubs approach, some have depth but lack star power. We sort them all out and figure out who's on top.
Bullpen consistency can be the difference between a pennant and going home early. Who's best at nailing down wins and protecting leads?
Buster talks to Karl Ravech about the emotion surrounding a potential Bryce Harper deal, potential issues for an NL Central contender and much more (6:59). Plus, Jessica Mendoza on Manny Machado and the Mets (31:39), and Sarah Langs' "Numbers Game" (44:31).
Having watched the San Diego Padres reach a $300 million, 10-year deal with Manny Machado, Pirates owner Bob Nutting doesn't think it makes sense Pittsburgh general manager Neal Huntington to add a pricey free agent.
Even with the rise of new tactics like the opener, old-school aces are leading the way.
The Baltimore Orioles have a season win total of 59.5, while the Yankees are at 96.5. Here are the odds you need to know for all 30 MLB teams.
After providing a taste of what they can do last season, these pitchers are ready to take their place among MLB's elite.
Starting with baseball's reigning best player, out on the grass is where you find the stars to build contenders around.
We break down the cases for why you might crown Barry Bonds, Hank Aaron or Babe Ruth.
Jameson Taillon will pitch March 28 in Cincinnati, manager Clint Hurdle said Saturday. It will be the first Opening Day start of Taillon's four-year career.
The way free agency is going, the rush to sign early-bird contract extensions could become the norm. But at what cost?