Biggest free-agent deals in Winter Meetings history

The Winter Meetings are often the setting in which baseball's Hot Stove activity escalates, and they could be especially enthralling this year. The Meetings officially begin Monday at Las Vegas' Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, and the availability of Bryce Harper and Manny Machado -- two 26-year-old free agents capable of commanding record free-agents contracts -- raises the stakes in a city known for such action. Before we find out if the Harper and Machado markets will start to sizzle in Sin City, here's a trip down memory lane to look at the biggest free-agent deals in Winter Meetings history.… Read More
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Carrasco, Tribe agree to extension through ’22

So much of the offseason conversation surrounding the Indians has revolved around the possibility of them trading a starting pitcher. But on Thursday, the club locked in one of its best arms for the long haul. Carlos Carrasco's extension was extended. The deal the right-hander signed in 2015 that was scheduled to run through 2020 has been replaced by a new extension through 2022 with a club option for 2023. Financial terms of the deal were not immediately available.… Read More
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