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Hot Stove: Blue Jays Acquire R.A. Dickey From Mets (Monday December 17th, 2012 - by Reggie Yinger)The Toronto Blue Jays continue to build a strong roster for the 2013 season. Not only do the Jays hope to win the 2013 American League East Division, but they hope to bring another World Series Championship to Toronto.
Hot Stove: Ryan Dempster Signs With Boston (Thursday December 13th, 2012 - by Nate Springfield)Another one of the upper-tier free agent pitchers found a home on Thursday afternoon, as Ryan Dempster signed a two-year deal with the Boston Red Sox.
Hot Stove: Josh Hamilton Signs With the Halos (Thursday December 13th, 2012 - by Reggie Yinger)The Los Angeles Angels landed outfielder Josh Hamilton on a $125 million, five-year deal. He will play LF for the Angels and likely bat behind Albert Pujols in the lineup.
Hot Stove: The Choo, Stubbs, Bauer Three-Way Deal (Wednesday December 12th, 2012 - by Dan Port)The MLB hot stove continued to sizzle on Tuesday when it was announced that a three-way deal between the Reds, Indians, and Diamondbacks would send Cleveland outfielder Shin-Soo Choo to the Reds and Arizona pitching prospect Trevor Bauer to the Indians, with several other players moving as well.
Hot Stove: Mark Reynolds & Kevin Youkilis Find Deals (Tuesday December 11th, 2012 - by Reggie Yinger)Mark Reynolds and Kevin Youkilis will be playing for new teams next season, as both signed one-year deals for 2013.
Hot Stove: James Shields Traded to the Royals (Tuesday December 11th, 2012 - by Nate Springfield)Late Sunday night, the Tampa Bay Rays and Kansas City Royals were ironing out a six player trade which involved sending starting pitcher James Shields and righthander Wade Davis along with cash, or a player to be named later, to the Royals in exchange for prospects outfielder Wil Myers, pitcher Jake Odorizzi, pitcher Mike Montgomery, and third baseman Patrick Leonard.
Hot Stove: Dodgers Sign Zack Greinke (Saturday December 8th, 2012 - by Reggie Yinger)The Los Angeles Dodgers landed the best free-agent starting pitcher this weekend, as the team announced a six-year, $147 million contract with Zack Greinke.
Hot Stove: The Rays Acquire Yunel Escobar (Thursday December 6th, 2012 - by Nate Springfield)On Tuesday evening the Tampa Bay Rays acquired Yunel Escobar from the Miami Marlins in exchange for infield prospect Derek Dietrich. This is the second time Escobar has been traded this off-season, in early November the Marlins had acquired him in an 11-player trade with the Toronto Blue Jays.
Hot Stove: Dan Haren Signs With the Nationals (Tuesday December 4th, 2012 - by Stuart Wallace)Can Dan Haren bounce back from a disappointing 2012 marred by injuries and a drop in fastball velocity to be the back of the rotation anchor the Nationals need?
Hot Stove: Shane Victornio Lands in Boston (Tuesday December 4th, 2012 - by Reggie Yinger)The Boston Red Sox filled another roster spot and likely rounded out their outfield depth chart Tuesday, as the team announced the signing of Shane Victorino.