Here's a look back at this week's original reporting and analysis from the MLBTR staff..
- Mike Axisa gathered the best from around the web in this week's edition of Baseball Blogs Weigh In.
- With a number of closing jobs opening up around baseball, Ryan Madson’s job prospects are promising, writes Ben Nichsolon-Smith.
- Ben also looked at the free agent prospects of Javier Vazquez and revisited the Felipe Paulino for Clint Barmes swap.
- On Wednesday, Tim Dierkes outlined the Ten Best Minor League Deals Of The Year of 2011. It's no surprise that Bartolo Colon of the Yankees tops the list.
- Jacoby Ellsbury is in line for a raise in arbitration this winter, but how much can the 28-year-old expect to come away with?
- We outlined the Angels, Athletics, and Royals in our Arbitration Eligibles series this week. You can check out all of our Arbitration Eligibles posts right here.
- Here are our predictions on the options of 15 relievers coming up this winter.
- Our latest Elias Rankings projections are up, and 26 free agents are in line for Type A status.
- Under GM John Mozeliak, the Cardinals have been the lone team to embrace September extensions, writes Ben Nicholson-Smith.
- There are a number of potential suitors for Jose Reyes but only four appear to be clear fits. We also previewed the market for third baseman Aramis Ramirez.
- Here's a handy post which outlines the many ways to enjoy MLB Trade Rumors.
- Did you miss our weekly chat? Don't fret, you can check out the transcript right here.
- Tim Dierkes took a look at the ACES agency, which has a strong record of securing multiyear deals.
- Here at MLBTR, we're bringing you closer to this year's GM candidates with a series of pieces. This week we caught up with De Jon Watson and John Coppolella.
Tigers To Sign Joba Chamberlain Phillies To Sign Roberto Hernandez Giants To Sign Mike Morse Marlins, Cubs Swap Ruggiano For Bogusevic Mets To Sign Bartolo Colon Mariners Acquire Logan Morrison Mariners To Sign Corey Hart Nationals Acquire Jerry Blevins Pirates Extend Charlie Morton Rockies Acquire Brett Anderson D-Backs Acquire Mark Trumbo In Three-Team Deal With Angels, White Sox White Sox Sign Felipe Paulino Roy Halladay To Retire Marlins To Sign Garrett Jones Astros Sign Chad Qualls Yankees To Sign Carlos Beltran Red Sox To Re-Sign Mike Napoli Nationals To Sign Nate McLouth
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