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Hall of rage: Why all the anger of baseball HOF?
More than any other sport, baseball stirs up heated debates over which players deserve their spot in Cooperstown. There are a few key reasons why.
(Jan 18 -- Yahoo Sports)

Dodgers promote Brandon Gomes to general manager
The Dodgers promoted former major league pitcher Brandon Gomes to general manager, filling a spot that had been vacant since 2018.
(Jan 18 -- Yahoo Sports)

What David Ross, Marcus Stroman, Cubs are up to amid MLB lockout
Taking a look at what manager David Ross, pitcher Marcus Stroman and other Cubs players are up to as MLB's lockout nears the seven-week mark.
(Jan 18 -- Yahoo Sports)

Should The Reds Trade Any Of Their High-End Starters?
It wasn’t an encouraging start to the winter for Reds fans. After trading Tucker Barnhart and waiving Wade Miley in moves that amounted to little more than salary dumps, general manager Nick Krall famously spoke of “aligning … payroll to our resources.” That hinted at a lack of forthcoming additions, and indeed, the Reds have yet to…
(Jan 18 -- TheRotoFeed)

Is the Mets catching situation still in good hands? Baseball Night in NY
On Baseball Night in NY, Eamon McAnaney asks Anthony Recker, Todd Zeile, Sal Licata and Terry Collins about the Mets catching situation. The gang feels good about it heading into 2022 despite James McCann's down year.
(Jan 18 -- Yahoo Sports)

Should The Reds Trade Any Of Their High-End Starters?
It wasn’t an encouraging start to the winter for Reds fans. After trading Tucker Barnhart and waiving Wade Miley in moves that amounted to little more than salary dumps, general manager Nick Krall famously spoke of “aligning … payroll to our resources.” That hinted at a lack of forthcoming additions, and indeed, the Reds have yet to…
(Jan 18 -- MLB Trade Rumors)

Estimating Pitch Results from a Small Sample
Why I was wrong about Reid Detmers.
(Jan 18 -- TheRotoFeed)

Henderson, Erickson promoted to MLB staff

(Jan 18 -- MLB.com)

Nats revamp MiLB player development staff

(Jan 18 -- MLB.com)

Kaat's wish: Shantz's presence at induction

(Jan 18 -- MLB.com)

K'Andre Miller talks strong chemistry with Jacob Trouba, Rangers power play scoring Rangers News Conference
Rangers defenseman K'Andre Miller talks about the goals he has as a Ranger and reflect on being in his second season in the NHL. Miller also discusses the Rangers improved power play scoring and what he's learning from veteran defenseman Jacob Trouba.
(Jan 18 -- Yahoo Sports)

Padres see upside in Castillo Minors deal
MiLB staff finalized; more international signings announced
(Jan 18 -- MLB.com)

The Sleeper and the Bust Episode: 1002 Potential Gems with Steamer600 Projections
Paul and Justin use the Steamer600 projections to highlight some potential hitting gems if they find that kind of playing time
(Jan 18 -- TheRotoFeed)

Greg Maddux says he initially intended to sign with the Yankees instead of the Braves in 1992
Things still worked out OK for both the Yankees and Maddux in the 1990s
(Jan 18 -- CBS Sports)

NPB s Seibu Lions Sign Burch Smith
The Seibu Lions of Japan’s Nippon Professional Baseball announced yesterday that they’ve signed right-hander Burch Smith. The 31-year-old elected minor league free agency at the end of the season after being outrighted off the A’s 40-man roster in September. Smith has appeared in parts of five big league seasons, including each of the past four. He…
(Jan 18 -- TheRotoFeed)