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The Cincinnati Reds signed catcher Brayan Pena to a two-year deal Friday, and with Devin Mesoraco likely to be the 2014 starter, that makes Ryan Hanigan reportedly available.
Hanigan will be on the market at the same time that Braves catcher Brian McCann and Red Sox backstop Jarrod Saltalamacchia are free agents -- and likely looking for a big pay day.
No one will dispute that Brian...Read more »
When the Pirates and Reds meet at PNC Field Tuesday night for the National League Wild Card Game, it will be the 20th meeting between the two clubs this season.
Here's how each team has fared in the previous 19 head-to-head matchups: Pirates Reds Wins 11 8 Runs 73 71 Average .242 .231 On-base percentage .321 .320 Slugging percentage .408 .357 Home runs 27 18 Stolen bases 10 9 Caught...Read more »
Each week leading up to the All-Star Game at Citi Field we’ll compile our list of who SHOULD start the game based on current performance (click the player's name to see their full stats). Feel free to leave a comment and tell us what you think:
1B – Chris Davis, Orioles
Davis is no one-week wonder. After a torrid start to the season, he’s kept up the hot hitting,...Read more »