More And Earlier Trade Talk As MLB General Managers GatherJust eight days after the World Series, the offseason trade and signings season intensified with the start of the four-day session, usually a warmup to the larger winter meetings in December.
Churchill: Fixing The Mariners
10 Biggest NBA Trade Deadline DealsThe NBA trade deadline looms on Thursday, but it's been quiet over the past couple of years and figures to be again this season. Let's take a look back at some of the biggest (though not always the best) trades made on deadline day in league history.
Analysis: Maurer For SmithThe Seattle Mariners have acquired Seth Smith from the San Diego Padres.
Reds Fits For Mariners?The Cincinnati Reds may have some pitching options for the Seattle Mariners.
M's Shouldn't Dismiss Arms, CatchersThe Seattle Mariners should not forget about their starting rotation and the No. 2 catcher spot.
Churchill: M's Shouldn't Rush For DHThe Seattle Mariners will attempt to upgrade their outfield and DH spots this winter. Who's most likely?
Churchill: Standing Offer For Marlon Byrd?The Seattle Mariners continue to look for help, both in the lineup and on the mound.
Analysis: M's Acquire MoralesThe Seattle Mariners acquired Kendrys Morales in exchange for reliever Stephen Pryor.
Churchill: Latest Buzz On M'sThe Seattle Mariners have 10 days to acquire help for the stretch drive without having to deal with the waiver wire in August.
Churchill: M's Trade Rumor RoundupThe Seattle Mariners may be front and center at this year's trade deadline. As a buyer.
Analysis: A's-Cubs Strike Mega DealThe Oakland Athletics and Chicago Cubs struck a deal Friday, sending two starting pitchers to Oakland and three players to Chicago, including a top prospect.