Oakland Athletics trade starter Cole Irvin to Baltimore to compete for Orioles rotation spot

Getty Images The Baltimore Orioles have obtained left-handed starter Cole Irvin and minor-league righty Kyle Virbitsky from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for infield prospect Darell Hernaiz. The teams announced the trade on Thursday afternoon. Irvin, 29 years old in a matter of days, spent the past two seasons with the Athletics after being acquired … Read more

Lakers reportedly plan to make Rui Hachimura a starter, but that raises other rotation questions

Part of the appeal of the Rui Hachimura trade the Los Angeles Lakers made on Monday was the relatively meager price. Opposing teams have spent the entire season asking the Lakers for one of their two tradable first-round picks in almost any negotiated trade, but the Washington Wizards were willing to send him to the … Read more

Fantasy Baseball Offseason Tracker: Marlins reel in Jean Segura; Nathan Eovaldi joins remade Rangers rotation

This page is where you’ll find our breakdown of the biggest moves this offseason — i.e., the ones with serious implications for Fantasy Baseball. If you tuned out for the holidays, you missed only a couple signings of note. Here’s the breakdown of those and everything else that matters so far … Jean Segura signs … Read more

MLB free agency tracker: Dansby Swanson heads to Chicago Cubs; Carlos Rodón fills out Yankees rotation

Getty Images MLB’s Winter Meetings have come and gone and some major free agency moves have gone down in December. Carlos Correa, Aaron Judge, Jacob deGrom, Trea Turner, Xander Bogaerts, Dansby Swanson, Carlos Rodón, Brandon Nimmo and Justin Verlander signed deals this month. Judge inked a nine-year, $360 million deal to return to the Yankees … Read more

Carlos Rodón signing: The Yankees’ rotation, led by ace Gerrit Cole, has huge upside and huge question marks

The big baseball news of Thursday night was the Yankees adding lefty Carlos Rodón to their rotation on a six-year, $162 million deal. After retaining Aaron Judge and Anthony Rizzo, the next major box to check this offseason for Brian Cashman’s front office was adding a big arm to the rotation and he got it … Read more

MLB free agency tracker: Carlos Correa signs monster deal with Giants; Carlos Rodón fills out Yankees rotation

Getty Images MLB’s Winter Meetings have come and gone and some major free agency moves have gone down in December. Carlos Correa, Aaron Judge, Jacob deGrom, Trea Turner, Xander Bogaerts, Carlos Rodón, Brandon Nimmo and Justin Verlander signed deals this month. Judge inked a nine-year, $360 million deal to return to the Yankees and Nimmo … Read more

Fantasy Baseball Offseason Tracker: Kodai Senga further bolsters Mets rotation; Brandon Nimmo sticks around

If you play Fantasy Baseball, this is the page you’ll want to bookmark for hot stove season. It’s where you’ll find our breakdown of the biggest moves — i.e., the ones with serious implications for Fantasy Baseball. The Mets have been particularly active of late, paying a considerable sum to retain center fielder Brandon Nimmo … Read more

MLB free agency: Rangers sign Andrew Heaney as Texas reportedly keeps adding to rotation

The Texas Rangers have agreed to sign left-handed starting pitcher Andrew Heaney on a two-year deal, reports Alden González. It is reportedly worth $25 million, but that could escalate to $37 million with incentives. Heaney also has an opt-out clause after 2023.  Heaney, 31, has shown flashes of upside through much of his MLB career, but … Read more

Sensex in 2023: A great rotation In Asia may hurt Indian markets

Investors are also more wary about valuations in India, where benchmarks recently hit record highs

Strategists at Goldman Sachs Group Inc. expect Asia’s equity leadership to shift from Southeast Asia and India to markets like China and Korea next year, while Societe Generale SA says Taiwan’s tech-heavy market is also at an inflection point. Jefferies Financial Group Inc. has echoed similar views. Stocks listed in Hong Kong as well as … Read more

MLB rumors: Twins like Carlos Rodón to fill rotation, Mets want Adam Ottavino back, but only on short deal

Thanksgiving is in the rear-view mirror and the Winter Meetings, the four busiest days of MLB’s offseason each year, are less than two weeks away. Until then, here are Saturday’s hot stove rumors. Mets hope to retain Ottavino The Mets hope to retain setup man Adam Ottavino, reports the New York Post. The 37-year-old Brooklyn … Read more