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May 26, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Big City, Georgia

by Bryan Grosnick and Wilson Karaman

Atlanta ditches James Loney for Matt Adams as Freddie Freeman's replacement and the Padres mercifully put Jered Weaver on hold.

May 25, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Putting the Fun in Fungible

by Bryan Grosnick

Doug Fister joins the rotation-starved Angels and the Mets pick up more depth than they expected to need.

May 22, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Have Gloves, Will Travel

by Bryan Grosnick

It's musical utility men, as Michael Martinez, Danny Santana, Christian Colon, and others find new homes.

April 14, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Franklin and Stash

by Bryan Grosnick and Patrick Dubuque

Nick Franklin keeps trying to live up to the hype, Desmond Jennings gives the Mets more outfield depth, and Edwin Jackson joins yet another organization.

April 10, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Howard's Last Ride

by Bryan Grosnick and Brice Paterik

Ryan Howard attempts a comeback with the Braves, the Giants add Melvin Upton and Drew Stubbs to their outfield, and Mike Pelfrey continues his AL Central tour.

March 30, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Desperately Seeking Upside in Tampa Bay

by Bryan Grosnick

It's the same old story in Tampa Bay, as the Rays go shopping in the bargin bin.

March 23, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Three Types of Extension

by Bryan Grosnick

Carlos Martinez, Tim Anderson, and Kevin Kiermaier sign long-term deals, for different reasons.

March 9, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Slow Motion in San Diego

by Bryan Grosnick

Jered Weaver and Clayton Richard join the Padres' rotation mix, which is living in the 80s.

March 6, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Washington Three

by Bryan Grosnick

Breaking down the Nationals' moves to keep Stephen Drew and add fellow veterans Joe Blanton and Adam Lind.

March 3, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Major Minors

by Jared Wyllys and Aaron Gleeman

Pedro Strop signs an extension with the Cubs and minor-league deals galore for Mat Latos, Gordon Beckham, and Yusmeiro Petit.

March 2, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Bourn on a Hill

by Matthew Trueblood and Patrick Dubuque

Chris Coghlan lands in Philadelphia, Michael Bourn returns to Baltimore, Aaron Hill gives San Francisco some depth, and Jorge De La Rosa tries to hang on in Arizona.

February 27, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Wieters Facts, Recalibrated

by Bryan Grosnick

After waiting for a big free agent offer that never arrived, Matt Wieters makes the short trip from Baltimore to Washington.

February 22, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: The Old Blue and Gold

by Bryan Grosnick

Sergio Romo and Franklin Gutierrez join the Dodgers, while Jason Hammel and Travis Wood sign with the Royals.

February 13, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Old Second Basemen Never Die

by Bryan Grosnick and Jeffrey Paternostro

Brandon Phillips finally accepts a trade, Chase Utley returns to the Dodgers on the cheap, and the Cubs and Royals make a minor swap.

February 10, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Worst Base?

by Bryan Grosnick

Mike Napoli, Brandon Moss, Logan Morrison, and Chris Carter learn that it's a tough offseason to be a veteran bat.

February 6, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Bargain Bin Bullpens

by Bryan Grosnick, Eric Roseberry and Jared Wyllys

Greg Holland chooses Colorado for his comeback, Jerry Blevins and Fernando Salas stay in New York, Scott Feldman looks to eat innings in Cincinnati, and Boone Logan needs context.

February 3, 2017

Transaction Analysis: We Are (Still) Tuffy Gosewisch

by Patrick Dubuque

Our hero's story continues in Seattle (or maybe Tacoma).

February 1, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Shoddy Carpenters Aren't the Only Bad Framers

by Bryan Grosnick

Veteran catchers Nick Hundley, Kurt Suzuki, and Jarrod Saltalamacchia were available late and cheap because of the same flaws.

January 28, 2017

Transaction Analysis: Windy City Depth

by Jared Wyllys

After missing out on Tyson Ross, the Cubs add another oft-injured starter.

January 26, 2017

Premium Article Transaction Analysis: Need You To Need Me

by Bryan Grosnick

Luis Valbuena adds to the Angels' depth, Michael Saunders gives the Phillies some outfield pop, and Mikie Mahtook tries to find a role with the Tigers.

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